Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.C.003
Dates: 1900 - 1956
Creator: Gardner, Charles W., 1877-1922; Gardner, Elizabeth Fromme
Persons:
  • Bracewell, Searcy
  • Gardner, Charles W.
  • Cardner, Elizabeth Fromme
  • Graham, Anita Laura Goeth
Organizations:
  • Austin Community Guidance Center
  • Austin Woman's Federated Club
  • Texas Society for Mental Hygiene
  • Tips Engine Works
  • Zeta Tau Alpha
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • St. Louis (Mo.)
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Internal combustion engines
  • Mental health services--Texas
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Patents
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
Access: Available on-site
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AR.H.008
Dates: 1794 - 1984
Creator: Hart family
Persons:
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Meriweather, Carrie
  • Hart, William de Normandie
  • Hart, James Hill
  • Hart, Nannie Strother Furman
  • Jagou, Helen Furman
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Hart, Katherine
Organizations:
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Austin History Center
  • Daughters of the American Colonists
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas State Historical Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Travis County (Tex.). Historic Landmarks Commision
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Mexico City
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges--Texas
  • Government--Texas
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Men--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Scrapbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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AR.H.024
Dates: 1845 - 1954
Creator: Hirshfeld, Henry, 1834-1911
Persons:
  • Hirshfeld, Henry
  • Hirshfeld, Jennie Melasky
  • Hirshfeld, Morris
  • Hirshfeld, Caroline
  • Hirshfeld, Laura
  • Hirshfeld, Samuel
  • Hirshfeld, Jacob
  • Bernheim, Leila Hirshfeld
  • Bernheim, Henry Hirshfeld
  • Hanna, Marie Hirshfeld Bernheim
  • Frees, Rosa Hirshfeld
  • Free, William Jacob
  • Frees, Miriam Hirshfeld
  • Porter, Athol Estes
Organizations:
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • Allan Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Driskill Hotel
  • B. Melasky & Son (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hirshfeld, Gratz & Company
  • Hirshfeld and Anderson (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hood Seminary (Austin, Tex.)
  • Miss Numbers School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Richardson Academy
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Congress Avenue 608 (Austin, Tex.)
  • 9th Street W. 303
  • 9th Street W. 305 (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States--Emigration and immigration--History
Subjects:
  • German Americans--Social life and customs
  • Jews--Texas
  • Women--Social life and customs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Freemasons
  • Fraternal organizations
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Autographs--Collectors and collecting
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Judaism--Texas--Austin--Customs and practices
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Private schools
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Naturalization records
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Real property
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Newgent Family Papers

AR.J.010
Dates: 1884 - 1969
Creator: Newgent family
Persons:
  • Newgent, George A.
  • Newgent, Frances Virginia Foster
  • Newgent, Loula Mae
Organizations:
  • First Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Woman's Federation
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • University of Texas
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Yearbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
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Parker and Shudde Families Papers

AR.P.010
Dates: 1879 - 1982
Creator: Shudde, Nona Lee Clement Parker, 1895-
Persons:
  • Shudde, Nona Lee Clement Parker
  • Shudde, Louis O.
  • Parker, Lila Anne
  • Parker, Richard Denny
  • Parker, William
  • Clement, Frank
  • Parker, Richard Clement
  • Parker, David Connell
  • Parker, Daniel
  • Woolverton, Alice Maxwell
Organizations:
  • Austin Genealogical Society
  • Austin Poetry Society (Austin, Tex.)
  • Daughters of the American Revolution. Thankful Hubbard Chapter (Austin, Tex.)
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • University Christian Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Patriotic societies
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Men--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Maps
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Creative works
  • Biographical materials
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Maddox Brothers Records

AR.R.019
Dates: 1834 - 1939
Creator: Maddox Brothers
Persons:
  • Maddox, Edward Finnian
  • Maddox, Francis Marion
  • Whitlock, Ione
  • Maddox, Ada May
  • Henry, O.
  • Patterson, J. B.
Organizations:
  • Maddox Brothers and Anderson, Land Agents.
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy. Texas Division
  • American Legion. Auxiliary
Places:
  • Texas--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Real estate business--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Patriotic societies
  • Courts--Texas--Travis County
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Programs/fliers
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2000.008
Dates: 1928 - 1995
Creator: Austin Woman's Club
Persons:
  • Smith, Sam J., Mrs
  • Long, W. R., Mrs
Organizations:
  • Austin Woman'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
Excerpt:
AR.2013.028
Dates: 1969 - 2011
Creator: Austin Junior Forum
Organizations:
  • Austin Junior Forum
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Caswell House (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration--Texas--Austin
  • Clubs--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Reports
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2003.006
Dates: 1970 - 1999
Creator: Natural Science Guild of Austin
Persons:
  • Burnett, Larcie
  • Jones, Sidney
  • McMillon, Mary Beth
  • Orr, Joyce
  • Powell, Penny
  • Stobie, Olga
  • Terwelp, Diane
Organizations:
  • Austin Natural Science Association Guild
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Natural Science Guild of Austin, Inc.
  • Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farm (Tex.)
  • Austin Nature and Science Center
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Agricultural museums
  • Science museums--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Scrapbooks
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Porcelain Art Club of Austin Records

AR.1991.058
Dates: 1959 - 1990
Creator: Porcelain Art Club of Austin
Organizations:
  • Porcelain Art Club of Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Handicrafts
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Legal records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
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