Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.007
Dates: 1939 - 1955
Creator: Bybee, Ruth, -1969; Bybee, Hal
Persons:
  • Bybee, Ruth Woolery
  • Bybee, Halbert Pleasant
  • Edgar, James Winfred
  • Keuhne, H. F.
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
  • Curtis, Corneil G.
Organizations:
  • Austin Community Chest
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.). Board of Trustees
  • YWCA Greater Austin (Tex.)
  • Community Council of Austin and Travis County
  • Jessen & Jessen
  • Fehr and Granger (Architectural firm)
  • Giesecke & Harris (Architectural firm)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Administration
  • Civic leaders
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Education
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Mary Jane Grant Fehr Papers

AR.M.007
Dates: 1931 - 1962
Creator: Fehr, Mary Jane Grant
Persons:
  • Fehr, Mary Jane
  • Dobie, Bertha McKee
  • De Longe, M.
Organizations:
  • United Fund (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Gardening--Texas
  • Travelers' writings, American
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

United Fund of Austin and Travis County Records

AR.U.001
Dates: 1944 - 1981
Creator: United Fund of Austin and Travis County
Organizations:
  • Austin Community Chest
  • United Fund of Austin and Travis County
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Certificates
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2011.030
Dates: 1929 - 2003
Creator: Howson Community Welfare Association
Persons:
  • Howson, Emilie Wheelock
Organizations:
  • Howson Community Center
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Real property records
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2007.023
Dates: 1948 - 2001
Creator: Save the Children, Chapter One
Persons:
  • Griffin, Dorothy Porter
Organizations:
  • Save the Children Federation
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Child welfare--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2002.008
Dates: 1952 - 2004
Creator: Pennington, Gloria M.; Pennington, Mel, 1934-2003
Persons:
  • Pennington, Mel
  • Pennington, Gloria Mata
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Fiesta de Independencia Foundation
  • KXAN (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association
  • Austin-Saltillo Sister Cities Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Saltillo (Coahuila, Mexico)
Subjects:
  • Sister cities
  • Aged--Services for--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American women
  • Latinx--Texas--History
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
  • Sports--Texas--Austin
  • Television journalists--Texas--Austin
  • Nonprofit organizations--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Charles S. Eskridge Papers

AR.1992.007
Dates: 1960 - 1973
Creator: Eskridge, Charles S.
Persons:
  • Eskridge, Charles S.
  • Pool, O. B.
Organizations:
  • Management Services Associates, Inc.
  • San Felipe Del Rio Consolidated Independent School District
  • Texas Society for Crippled Children and Adults, Inc.
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: