Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.V.020
Dates: 1948 - 1987
Creator: Colonial Dames of the XVII Century, Embassy Chapter
Organizations:
  • Colonial Dames of the XVII Century, Embassy Chapter
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Patriotic societies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Yearbooks
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
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United Daughters of the Confederacy, Texas Division, Manor Chapter Records

AR.V.021
Dates: 1902 - 1913
Creator: United Daughters of the Confederacy
Organizations:
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy, Texas Division, Manor Chapter Records
Places:
  • Texas--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
  • Confederate States of America--History--Societies, etc.
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Monuments
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Patriotic societies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
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Bessie Lee Stretcher Gray Papers

AR.W.016
Dates: 1927 - 1972
Creator: Gray, Bessie Lee Stretcher, 1879-1983
Persons:
  • Gray, Bessie Lee Stretcher
Organizations:
  • Austin Art League
  • Pathfinders' Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Creative works
Access: Available on-site
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Standard Club Records

AR.X.005
Dates: 1920 - 1980
Creator: Standard Club
Organizations:
  • Austin Women's Foundation
  • Standard Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Service organizations--Texas--Austin
  • Charity organization--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
Access: Available on-site
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Austin Alumnae Panhellenic Association Records

AR.X.007
Dates: 1945 - 1990
Creator: Austin Alumnae Panhellenic Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Sororities
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Greek letter societies--Texas--Austin.
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
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Readers Guild Records

AR.X.012
Dates: 1930 - 1986
Creator: Readers Guild
Organizations:
  • Reader's Guild of Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • Literature
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
Access: Available on-site
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AR.2000.008
Dates: 1928 - 1995
Creator: Austin Woman's Club
Persons:
  • Smith, Mrs Sam J.
  • Long, Mrs. W. R.
Organizations:
  • Austin Women's Club, Junior Austin Women's Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
  • Yearbooks
  • Membership records
  • Real property records
Access: Available on-site
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Maragine Geistweidt-Beaman Papers

AR.2014.031
Dates: 1960 - 2010
Creator: Geistweidt-Beaman, Maragine
Persons:
  • Geistweidt-Beaman, Maragine
  • Malec, Joe
Organizations:
  • Austin Junior Forum
  • Hotel-Motel Greeters International
  • Executive Women International
  • Austin Resource Center for the Homeless
  • American YouthWorks
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women in business--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
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AR.2013.028
Dates: 1969 - 2011
Creator: Austin Junior Forum
Organizations:
  • Austin Junior Forum
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin--Conservation and restoration
  • Clubs--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Caswell House
Formats:
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
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AR.2013.013
Dates: 1957 - 1998
Creator: Daughters of the Republic of Texas, Texian Chapter
Persons:
  • Hawkings, Lel Purcell
Organizations:
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas, Texian Chapter
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Texas--History--Republic, 1836-1849
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Historic sites--Texas
  • French Legation (Austin, Tex.)
  • Patriotic societies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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