Archives & Manuscripts Index

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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
Excerpt:
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 (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.1994.083
Dates: 1922 - 2016
Creator: Altrusa Club of Austin
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 of Austin
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:

Spade and Trowel Garden Club of Austin Records

AR.2004.041
Dates: 1948 - 2003
Creator: Spade and Trowel Garden Club of Austin
Persons:
  • Etheridge, Jacquelyn M.
Organizations:
  • Spade and Trowel Garden Club of Austin
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Urban beautification--Texas--Austin
  • Flower gardening--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Financial records
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1994.023
Dates: 1922 - 2018
Creator: Open Forum Club
Persons:
  • Davies, Harriet
  • Dobie, Bertha McKee
  • Gebauer, Dorothy
  • Hearon, Shelby
  • Jesse, Janey Collett
  • Peck, Margaret
  • Pennybacker, Percy V., Mrs.
  • Pennybacker, Anna J. Hardwicke
  • Rostow, Elspeth Davies
  • Scarbrough, Margaret Caldwell
  • Spurr, Patricia Chapman Orton
  • Webb, Terrell Louise Dobbs Maverick
Organizations:
  • Open Forum Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Ledgers
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.1992.001
Dates: 1924 - 2008
Creator: Violet Crown Garden Club
Persons:
  • Driscoll, Clara
  • Giles, Annie T.
  • Greene, Magnolia Neighbors
  • Lewis, Cora
Organizations:
  • Texas Federated Garden Club
  • Violet Crown Garden Club
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Zilker Garden Center (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Urban beautification--Texas--Austin
  • Flower gardening--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Gardening--Societies, etc.
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Maps
  • Yearbooks
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Subject/project files
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Sierra Verde Garden Club Records

AR.2019.008
Dates: 1967 - 2018
Creator: Sierra Verde Garden Club
Persons:
  • Jentz, JoAnn H.
Organizations:
  • Sierra Verde Garden Club
  • Nothwest Hills Garden Club Group II
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customes
Subjects:
  • Flower gardening--Texas--Austin
  • Gardening--Societies, etc.
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
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