Archives & Manuscripts Index

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Fleece Philips Purnell Papers

AR.L.001
Dates: 1853 - 1968
Creator: Purnell, Fleece Ogarita Philips, 1888-
Persons:
  • Purnell, Leland Everett
  • Cunningham, LaNell Webb Purnell
  • Purnell, Fleece Ogarita Philips
  • Bracken, Edward R., Mrs
  • Philips, Blanche Bracken
  • Philips, John Hall
  • Webb, James Leland
Organizations:
  • National Society, United Daughters of 1812. Oliver Hazard Perry Chapter (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Other (text)
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
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AR.O.001
Dates: 1936 - 1990
Creator: Twentieth Century Study Club
Organizations:
  • Twentieth Century Study Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
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
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Highland Park Garden Club Records

AR.V.002
Dates: 1952 - 1976
Creator: Highland Park Garden Club
Organizations:
  • Highland Park Garden Club (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women gardeners--Texas--Austin
  • Gardening--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2013.013
Dates: 1957 - 1998
Creator: Daughters of the Republic of Texas. Texian Chapter (Austin, Tex.)
Persons:
  • Hawkings, Lel Purcell
Organizations:
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas. Texian Chapter (Austin, Tex.)
  • French Legation (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Texas--History--Republic, 1836-1849
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Historic sites--Texas
  • Patriotic societies--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1991.026
Dates: 1953 - 2005
Creator: Women's Symphony League of Austin
Organizations:
  • Women's Symphony League of Austin
  • Austin Symphony Orchestra
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
  • Symphony orchestras--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Posters
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1991.041
Dates: 1963 - 1991
Creator: Capital City Federated Business and Professional Women's Club
Persons:
  • Hughs, Sarah T.
  • Warren, Marguerite
  • Warren, Mary A.
  • Barnett, Gene
  • Gustafson, Marie
  • Fowler, Dolly Maude Giles Harris
  • Polvogt, Louise
  • Watson, Ruth
  • Williams, Mary Pearl
Organizations:
  • Capital City Federated Business and Professional Women's Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1994.083
Dates: 1922 - 2016
Creator: Altrusa Club (Austin, Tex.)
Persons:
  • Rydell, Hazel
  • Howell, Joyce
  • Draper, Deborah
  • Gamboa, Carmen
  • Carter, Jan
  • Nichols, Linda
  • Pappas, Joy
  • Messer, Jerie
  • Hestir, Lucy
  • Boyd, Elizabeth
  • Nichols, Linda
  • Kimmey, Rowena
  • Taylor, Arline
  • Menchetti, Amelia
  • Miller, Belva
  • Hale, Laginia
Organizations:
  • Altrusa Club (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women in the professions--Texas
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
  • Photographic materials
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:
AR.2006.012
Dates: 1986 - 1999
Creator: Northwest Business Women's Association
Persons:
  • Bargsley, Lisa
Organizations:
  • Northwest Business Women's Association
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Businesswomen
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2016.021
Dates: 1946 - 1956
Creator: Parker, Lou
Persons:
  • Parker, Lou
  • Parker, Bertram
  • Parker, William Oliver
Organizations:
  • Episcopal Church. Diocese of West Texas Woman's Auxiliary
  • Gamma Phi Beta
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Fulmore Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • League of Women Voters of San Antonio
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
  • Honolulu (Hi.)
  • Corpus Christi (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Certificates
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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