Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.G.003
Dates: 1935 - 1942
Creator: United States Works Projects Administration, Texas District No. 9
Organizations:
  • St. David's Episcopal Church
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Work Projects Administration. Texas District No. 9
  • Texas Historical Records Survey
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • West Avenue School (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Church
  • Federal aid to community development--Texas--Austin
  • Archival surveys--Texas
  • African American students
  • Depressions--1929--Texas
  • Mexican American students--Texas--Austin
  • Public service employment--Texas
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin--History
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Transcripts
Access: Available on-site
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John Robert Williams Texana Collection

AR.H.007
Dates: 1860 - 1934
Creator: Williams, John Robert
Persons:
  • Williams, James Robert
  • Dienst, Alexander
  • McCall, John David
  • Pearce, James Edwin
  • Swisher, John Milton
  • Pease, E. M. (Elisha Marshall)
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • Nalle, Oida Ferguson
  • Armijo, Manuel
  • DeGress, Jacob C.
  • DeMorse, Charles
  • Johnston, Albert Sidney
Organizations:
  • Texas Department of Education
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas Supreme Court
  • University of Texas
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Texas Co-operative Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Army
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Waco, (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Texas--Politics and government
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects:
  • Voting--Texas
  • Taxation
  • Governors
  • Postal service
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Legal briefs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.H.008
Dates: 1794 - 1984
Creator: Hart family
Persons:
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Meriweather, Carrie
  • Hart, William de Normandie
  • Hart, James Hill
  • Hart, Nannie Strother Furman
  • Jagou, Helen Furman
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Hart, Katherine
Organizations:
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Austin History Center
  • Daughters of the American Colonists
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas State Historical Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Travis County Historic Landmarks Commision
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Mexico City
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges--Texas
  • Government--Texas
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Men--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Scrapbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Lucie Clifts Price Papers

AR.Q.015
Dates: 1880 - 1983
Creator: Price, Lucie Clifts
Persons:
  • Milby family
  • Cornitius, Geraldine
  • Eanes family
  • Marshall family
  • Searcy family
  • Price, Lucie Clifts
  • Cornitius, Ernest E.
  • Flume family
Organizations:
  • Travis County Rural Schools
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Public Schools--Texas--Travis County
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Scrapbooks
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.U.006
Dates: 1867 - 1971
Creator: Wolf and East families
Persons:
  • Bouldin, Nita Mitchell
  • Bouldin, Vida Mitchell -1977
  • East, Alvin
  • East, Leonard C.
  • East, Vida Henderson
  • Miller, Tom
  • Wolf, Charles
  • Wolf, Jewell East Mitchell
  • Wolf, Oswald G.
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Chas. Wolf Store
  • L. East Produce Company
  • Order of the Eastern Star
  • Texas Industrial Loan Company
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Brisbane (Qld.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Tom Miller Dam (Austin, Tex.)
  • Seaholm Power Plant
Subjects:
  • Agriculture--Poultry
  • Dams--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Grocery trade--Accounting
  • Municipal courts--Texas--Austin
  • Public housing--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Real property--Texas
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Real property records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2008.007
Dates: 1827 - 2007
Creator: Hamner family
Persons:
  • Hamner, Edward
  • Hamner, Susan Smith
  • Hamner, Edwin D.
  • Hamner, Emma Ruth
  • Smith, J. Lyle
  • Smith, Harriet Frances
  • Smith, Sarah
Organizations:
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Hyde Park Christian Church
  • Parent Teacher Association
  • Scottish Rite (Masonic Order)
  • University of Texas at Austin. Business School.
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Huntsville (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Subjects:
  • Texas--History--Republic, 1836-1846
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Notes
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2007.007
Dates: 1939 - 2007
Creator: Austin History Center
Organizations:
  • Travis County Veterans Services
  • Tejanos in Action
  • Jewish War Veterans
  • Catholic War Veterans
  • Texas Women Veterans
  • University of Texas Veterans
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Veterans--Texas--Austin
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War II
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:
AR.2006.026
Dates: 1932 - 1993
Creator: Simpson, Grover
Persons:
  • Simpson, Grover
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Anderson, Sharon Simpson
  • Gregory, Jack
  • Simpson, David
  • Simpson, Melba
  • Whitman, Charles Joseph
Organizations:
  • Game and Fish Commission
  • Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission
  • Texas State Parks Department
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Waco (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Game wardens
  • Wildlife management
  • Conservation of natural resources
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Bergstrom Air Force Base Scrapbooks and Memorabilia

AR.1994.078
Dates: 1941 - 1947
Creator: Bergstrom Air Force Base
Persons:
  • Bergstrom, John August Earl
Organizations:
  • U.S. Department of Defense
Places:
  • Bergstrom Air Force Base (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Air bases--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Carl Edward Bock Papers

AR.1993.029
Dates: 1880 - 1970
Creator: Bock, Carl Edward, 1909-1992
Persons:
  • Bock, Carl Edward
  • Bock, Caroline Battersby
  • McBride, Carolyn Bock
  • Gonzalez, Susie Bock
Organizations:
  • Austin Yacht Club
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Retail Merchants Association of Texas
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • Girl Scouts of America
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: