Archives & Manuscripts Index

Browse and search an inventory of the Austin History Center’s archival collections. Where appropriate, click on the collection title to view the collection finding aid (a detailed description of the collection) hosted by Texas Archival Resources Online. These links will open the description in a new browser window.

To access the collections you must visit the Austin History Center.

If a finding aid is not available online, you are unable to find what you are searching for or access is listed “Advanced notice required” or “Some portions may require advance notice” contact AHC staff for more information. Contact Us by mail or by phone: 512-974-7480.

Displaying 1 - 10 of 13 results for your query
AR.2015.001
Dates: 2002 - 2010
Creator: Texas Music Museum Board
Organizations:
  • Texas Music Museum Board
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
Subjects:
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

James Wooten McClendon Papers

AR.S.004
Dates: 1880 - 1970
Creator: McClendon, James Wooten, 1873-1972
Persons:
  • McClendon, James Wooten
Organizations:
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas Supreme Court
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • Societies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Austin (Tex.). Parks & Recreation Department Records

AR.Z.025
Dates: 1930 - 2000
Creator: Parks and Recreation Department
Persons:
  • Ney, Elisabet
Organizations:
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Springs (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Scrapbooks
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:
AR.1998.003
Dates: 1871 - 2003
Creator: Heritage Society of Austin
Persons:
  • Adams, Margaret Boroughs
  • Albright, Mary Margaret
  • Hart, Katherin
  • Mayo, Elaine
  • Tanner, Sue McBee
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Historic Landmark Commission
  • Austin History Center
  • Hyde Park Neighborhood Association
  • Preservation Austin
  • Texas Historical Commission
  • W. H. Passon Historical Society, Inc.
  • Old Bakery and Emporium Guild
  • Driskill Hotel
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Lundberg Bakery
  • Neill-Cochran House
  • O. Henry Museum
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Subjects:
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historical markers
  • City planning
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Church buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Hotels--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Real property records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2013.021
Dates: 1897 - 1999
Creator: McCutcheon family
Persons:
  • McCutcheon, Ethel
  • Dennis, Julian Earl
  • Dennis, Julian Earl, Jr.
  • McCutcheon, Joseph
Organizations:
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • Confederate Home for Men
  • Daughters of Confederacy Museum
  • American Legion
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Deep Eddy (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Patriotic societies
  • Veterans--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

South Austin Popular Culture Center Records

AR.2012.038
Dates: 2005 - 2014
Creator: South Austin Popular Culture Center
Persons:
  • Hamblin, Tim
Organizations:
  • South Austin Popular Culture Center
  • South Austin Museum of Popular Culture
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Popular culture--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Subject/project files
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2015.012
Dates: 1970 - 2013
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons:
  • Alvarez, Raul
  • Beaman, Jaime
  • Esparza, Laura
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Martinez, Mike
  • Menard, Valerie
  • Morales, Ponciano
  • Oyervides, Juan
  • Pennington, Gloria Mata
  • Revilla, Cathy Vasquez
  • Salas, Tomas
  • Salinas, Roen
  • Sanchez-Ruiz, Velia
  • Zamora, Emilio
  • Zamora, Herlinda
Organizations:
  • Center for Mexican American Cultural Arts
  • Mexican American Cultural Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Juarez-Lincoln Center
  • Latino Arts Consortium of Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • River Street 600
  • Fiesta Gardens( Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American arts--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American artists
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Social life and customs
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Audio
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Transcripts
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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.2002.011
Dates: 1987 - 2001
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Center for Mexican American Cultural Arts Project
Persons:
  • Salas, Tomas
Organizations:
  • Center for American Cultural Arts, Inc.
  • Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center
Places:
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Mexican Americans--Social life and customs
  • Community arts projects--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American arts
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Latinx--Texas--History
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Real property records
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:

Pages