Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.C.001
Dates: 1842 - 1963
Creator: Collins family
Persons:
  • Collins, Edna
  • Collins, Henry Guest
  • McLeary, Kindred
  • Collins, Helena Gertrude Anderson
  • West, Rosina Guest Collins
  • Jessen, Harold Everett
  • Adams, Wayman
Organizations:
  • Texas School for the Blind
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Music--Texas--Austin
  • Mural painting and decoration--Texas--Austin
  • Organ music
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Creative works
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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AR.O.003
Dates: 1972 - 1977
Creator: Burns, Robert A.
Persons:
  • Burns, Robert A.
Organizations:
  • The RH Factor (Musical group)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Luckenbach World's Fair
  • Texas Opry House
  • Freewheeling Bicycle Shop
  • Riverside Golf Center
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.). Board of Trustees
  • Cinematexas
  • Cinema 40
  • Grok Books
  • Center Stage
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
Subjects:
  • Advertising--Texas--Austin
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Theater--Texas--Austin
  • Motion picture industry--Texas--Austin--History
  • Music--Texas--Austin
  • Cycling--Texas--Austin
  • School elections--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Posters, American--20th Century
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Other (text)
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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AR.Z.004
Dates: 1892 - 1982
Creator: Texas Fine Arts Association
Persons:
  • McClendon, James Wooten
  • Weller, Lucille Edgar
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Driscoll, Clara
  • Dibrell, Ella Peyton Dancy
Organizations:
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
  • Texas Commission on the Arts and Humanities
  • Texas Fine Arts Commission
  • Austin Arts Council (Austin, Tex.)
  • Heritage Society of Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Art--Texas--Austin--Societies, etc.--History
  • Art museums--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
  • Real property records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Laguna Gloria Museum Records

AR.Z.032
Dates: 1960 - 1988
Creator: Laguna Gloria Art Museum
Organizations:
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Art museums--Texas--Austin
  • Art--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2016.015
Dates: 2014 - 2015
Creator: Los Outsiders
Persons:
  • Archuleta, Federico
  • Castillo, Jaime Salvador
  • García, Michael Anthony
  • Harrington, Robert Jackson
  • Hernandez, Hector
  • Houston, Ora Elliot
Organizations:
  • ArtPlace America
  • Asian American Resource Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Cultural Arts Division
  • Austin (Tex.). Economic Development Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Art in Public Places
  • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Civic Arts (Austin, Tex.)
  • David Chapel Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Fisterra Studios (Austin, Tex.)
  • Franklin Barbecue (Austin, Tex.)
  • George Washington Carver Museum (Austin, Tex.)
  • GO Collaborative (Austin, Tex.)
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Long Horn Meat (Austin, Tex.)
  • Los Outsiders (Austin, Tex.)
  • Nubian Queen (Austin, Tex.)
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Public City (Austin, Tex.)
  • Roland's Soul Food (Austin, Tex.)
  • Salvage Vanguard Theater (Austin, Tex.)
  • Sam's BBQ (Austin, Tex.)
  • Space 12 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Star of Texas Fair & Rodeo (Austin, Tex.)
  • True Home Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Victory Grill (Austin, Tex.)
  • Vortex Repertory Company
Places:
  • African American Cultural Heritage District (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Dobson Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Dr. Charles E. Urdy Plaza (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Windsor Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Church
  • Community arts projects--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American arts
  • Minority business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Portrait photography
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
  • Street art--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Clippings
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1991.027
Dates: 1914 - 2010
Creator: Austin Art League Groups I, III, and V
Persons:
  • Gebauer, Dorothy
  • Weller, Lucille Edgar
  • Thornhill, Mary Lib
Organizations:
  • Austin Art League
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Art history
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Yearbooks
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2004.026
Dates: 1993 - 2004
Creator: Serie Project, Inc.
Persons:
  • Coronado, Sam
  • Fucik, Paul
  • Gonzalez, Rosemary
  • Grimley, Satch
  • Guttierez, Luis
  • Rubio, Alex
  • Sanchez, Maricela
  • Whitehead, Michael
Organizations:
  • Coronado Studio
  • The Serie Art Project, Inc.
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American artists--Texas--Austin
  • Serigraphy
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
  • Latinx--Texas--History
  • Screen process printing--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2002.014
Dates: 1982 - 2002
Creator: Curtis, Mary L.
Persons:
  • Curtis, Mary L.
Organizations:
  • Alaska Raptor Rehabilitation Center
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Painters--Texas--Biography
  • Art--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Scrapbooks
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2016.025
Dates: 2000 - 2016
Creator: Wassenich, Red
Persons:
  • Wassenich, Red
  • Pavelka, Karen
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Travel
  • Congress Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Curiosities and wonders--Texas--Austin--Pictorial works
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Authors, American--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Entertainers--Texas--Austin
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Music festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Popular culture--Texas--Austin
  • Public art--Texas--Austin
  • Sculpture--Texas--Austin
  • Street art--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Streets--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Creative works
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1998.011
Dates: 1956 - 1998
Creator: Farrabee, Mary Margaret Albright
Persons:
  • Farabee, Mary Margaret Albright
  • Farabee, Ray
Organizations:
  • AIDS Services of Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin History Center
  • Austin/Travis County HIV Commission
  • Capital Area Statues, Inc.
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • KLRU (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
  • Live Oak Theatre
  • National Wildlife Research Center (U.S.)
  • Paramount Theatre for the Performing Arts
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Nonprofit organizations--Texas
  • Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration--Texas--Austin
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Architectural drawings
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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