Archives & Manuscripts Index

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AR.I.009
Dates: 1896 - 1992
Creator: Maerki and Sterzing families
Persons:
  • Maerki-Sterzing, Minna Mae
  • Maerki, Henry
  • Maerki, Lillie Otting
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Sterzing, Carl, Sr.
Organizations:
  • Allan Junior High School (Austin, Tex.). Parent-Teacher Association
  • Austin Teachers Association
  • University of Texas
  • Delaware and Hudson Railway Company
  • Free Society Association
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Lundberg Bakery
  • Maerki Baking Company
  • Missouri Pacific Railway Company
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • Windisch (Switzerland)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects:
  • Bakers
  • Bakeries
  • Railroads
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War II
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • Home economics--Study and teaching
  • Cooking--Texas
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Other (text)
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Katherine Preston Papers

AR.K.002
Dates: 1890 - 1942
Creator: Preston, Katherine
Persons:
  • Preston, Katherine
Organizations:
  • Texas. State Board of Control. Old Age Assistance Commission
  • All Saints' Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Valentines
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Greeting cards
Formats:
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Scrapbooks
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

John Samuel Brownlee Family Papers

AR.O.015
Dates: 1889 - 1963
Creator: Brownlee, John Samuel, 1848-1909
Persons:
  • Brownlee, John Samuel
  • Brownlee, May Banford
  • Brownlee, Charles Hansford
  • Brownlee, Mary Watson
  • Brownlee, John Houghton
  • Benson, Florence Brownlee
  • Miller, May Belle Brownlee
  • Harris, May Diane Miller
  • Miller, Sampson Oliver, Jr.
Organizations:
  • Freemasons
  • University of Texas
  • Travis Audubon Society
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • American Legion
  • University Preparatory and Grammar School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Order of the Violet Crown
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wooldridge Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Order of the Eastern Star
Places:
  • Burnet (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects:
  • Physicians--Texas
  • Medicine--Texas--History
  • Families--Texas
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Elections
  • Freemasons--Texas
  • Societies--Texas--Austin
  • Private Schools--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Autographs--Collectors and collecting
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Theater programs
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Legal records
  • Notes
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Creative works
  • Certificates
  • Real property records
  • Biographical materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.U.006
Dates: 1867 - 1971
Creator: Wolf and East families
Persons:
  • Bouldin, Nita Mitchell
  • Bouldin, Vida Mitchell -1977
  • East, Alvin
  • East, Leonard C.
  • East, Vida Henderson
  • Miller, Tom
  • Wolf, Charles
  • Wolf, Jewell East Mitchell
  • Wolf, Oswald G.
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Chas. Wolf Store
  • L. East Produce Company
  • Order of the Eastern Star
  • Texas Industrial Loan Company
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Brisbane (Qld.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Tom Miller Dam (Austin, Tex.)
  • Seaholm Power Plant
Subjects:
  • Agriculture--Poultry
  • Dams--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Grocery trade--Accounting
  • Municipal courts--Texas--Austin
  • Public housing--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Real property--Texas
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Cards
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Ledgers
  • Legal records
  • Programs/fliers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Real property records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:
AR.2004.001
Dates: 1993 - 2006
Creator: Tejanos in Action
Persons:
  • Adame, Frank
  • Alvareado, Joe
  • Cortez, Frank, Jr.
  • De La Fuente, Ralph
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Dougherty, Willie
  • Villareal, Jessie
  • Vasquez, John
  • Sosa, Mario
  • Jaso, David
  • Gonzales, Ramon
  • Montoya, Jose
  • Moreno, Arturo
Organizations:
  • Tejanos In Action
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects:
  • Cemeteries--Texas--Austin
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Veterans--United States--Societies, etc.
  • Veterans--Texas
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War II
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
  • Administrative records
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes/agendas
  • Programs/fliers
  • Certificates
  • Membership records
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt:

Ramsey Park Mothers Club Scrapbook

AR.1996.001
Dates: 1943 - 1943
Creator: Ramsey Park Mothers Club
Persons:
  • Spear, George W.
  • Hancock, John
  • Ramsey, A. M.
  • Ramsey, Frank Taylor
Organizations:
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Ramsey Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects:
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
Formats:
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Drawings/sketches
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt:

Harvey C. Bell Papers

AR.2018.039
Dates: 1940 - 2009
Creator: Bell, Harvey C., 1917-2008
Persons:
  • Bell, Harvey C.
Organizations:
  • Central Texas Equipment Company
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bergstrom-Austin Community Council
Places:
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects:
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Men--Societies and clubs
Formats:
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Administrative records
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Financial records
  • Legal records
  • Certificates
  • Biographical materials
  • Memorabilia/ephemera
  • Marketing/publicity materials
Access: Available on-site
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