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 and 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:
AR.P.001
Dates: 1876 - 2004
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Police Department
Persons:
  • Laws, R. Beverly
  • Adams, Nathan
  • Ainsworth, Miller
  • Akers, Mavrick
  • Clark, Nancy
  • Collins, Rip
  • Eggeling, Alvin
  • Garrison, James
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Littlepage, James N.
  • Maddox, Francis Marion
  • Miles, R. A.
  • Miller, Tom
  • Moore, Naomi
  • Morris, W. J.
  • Russell, W. C.
  • Seaholm, Walter
  • Stevenson, Coke R. (Coke Robert)
  • Taylor, Robert
  • Thorp, R. D.
  • Valentine, R. J.
  • Voight, Ed
  • Walker, Fred L.
  • Wheless, Hewitt T.
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Police--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Crime--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:
AR.1994.093
Dates: 1919 - 2013
Creator: League of Women Voters of the Austin Area (Tex.)
Persons:
  • Ames, Jessie Daniel
  • Cunningham, Minnie Fisher
  • McCallum, Jane Y.
Organizations:
  • League of Women Voters of Austin (Tex.)
  • League of Women Voters (U.S.)
  • Texas Equal Suffrage Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Government--Texas--Travis County
  • Local Government--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Suffrage--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Political activity--Texas--Austin
  • Voting--Texas
  • Public Welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal Government--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Membership records
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:

Austin (Tex.). Health and Human Services Records

AR.2005.010
Dates: 1897 - 2000
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Health and Human Services
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Health and Human Services
  • Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Government--Texas--Austin
  • Public health--Texas--Travis County
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Digital records
Access: Advance notice required
Excerpt:
AR.2003.007
Dates: 1994 - 2003
Creator: Central East Austin Community Organization, Inc.
Persons:
  • Ader, Joe
  • Eways, Gloria
  • Harris, Faye
  • Jones, Marie
  • Pankey, Charles
  • Wakeman, Linda
  • Vance, Boyd
Organizations:
  • Central East Austin Community Organization, Inc.
  • Austin Housing Authority
  • Texas Workforce Commission
  • Capital Area Workforce Development Board
  • Community Action Network (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Welfare recipients--Employment--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Youth--Services for--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Subject/project files
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1995.001
Dates: 1984 - 1994
Creator: AIDS Services of Austin (Tex.)
Organizations:
  • AIDS Services of Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin AIDS Project
  • Waterloo Counseling Center (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease)--Patients--Services for--Texas--Austin
  • HIV-positive persons--Services for--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Subject/project files
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1991.079
Dates: 1890 - 1901
Creator: Travis County Poor Farm
Persons:
  • Pace, Dempsey Council II.
  • Pace, Alice Josephine Moore
  • Giles, Jim C.
  • Giles, Emma A.
  • Williams, L. J.
Organizations:
  • Travis County Poor Farm
Places:
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Tarrytown (Austin, Tex.)
  • Allendale (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Poverty--Texas--Travis County
  • Agriculture--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1992.027
Dates: 1962 - 1992
Creator: Youngquist, Arvid T.
Persons:
  • Youngquist, Arvid
  • Youngquist, Harold
Organizations:
  • Austin Travis County Mental Health-Mental Retardation Center
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Honolulu (Hawaii)
Subjects:
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Japanese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2017.024
Dates: 1986 - 1998
Creator: Citizens for Airport Relocation and Airport Neighborhoods Environmental Defense Association
Persons:
  • Embree, Alice
  • Smolen, Mark
  • Adler, Steve
Organizations:
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (Tex.)
  • Citizens for Airport Relocation (Austin, Tex.)
  • Airport Neighborhoods Environmental Defense Association (Austin, Tex.)
  • City of Austin
  • Law Offices of Barron, Graham and Adler (Austin, Tex.)
  • Manor Area Neighbors Association (Tex.)
Places:
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bergstrom Air Force Base (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Montopolis (Austin, Tex.)
  • Del Valle (Tex.)
  • Manor (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Political participation
  • Noise pollution
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Membership records
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
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