Archives & Manuscripts Index

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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
  • 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:

Gillespie and Hull Family Papers

AR.1991.030
Dates: 1937 - 1973
Creator: Gillespie and Hull families
Persons:
  • Hull, Shirley
  • Gillespie, Mike
  • Hull, Robert
  • Cervin, Nita Carol
Organizations:
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • University Junior High (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County Sesquicentennial Committee (Travis County, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects:
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Clippings
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Helen Frantz Papers

AR.2018.027
Dates: 1956 - 1991
Creator: Frantz, Helen
Persons:
  • Frantz, Helen
Organizations:
  • Alliance of Pan American Round Tables
  • University Ladies Club
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Civic Ballet
  • Ballet Folklorico Aztlan de Tejas
  • Austin Ballet Theatre
  • Ballet Austin
  • American History Club (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Arts Commission (Tex.)
  • Paramount Theatre
  • Capitol City Playhouse
  • Country Dinner Playhouse
  • Austin Pan American Round Table
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Dance--Texas--Austin
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Yearbooks
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Dorothy Depwe Papers

AR.2019.032
Dates: 1928 - 1978
Creator: Depwe, Dorothy
Persons:
  • Dewpe, Dorothy
Organizations:
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Journals/diaries
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: