Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.Q.002
Dates: -
Creator: Long, Walter Ewing, 1886-1973
Persons
  • Long, Walter Ewing
Organizations
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • Rotary Club of Austin
  • Texas Chamber of Commerce
  • Texas Manufacturing Association
  • Texas Centennial Committee
  • Texas Commercial Executives Association
  • Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Brackenridge Tract (Austin, Tex.)
  • Colorado River--Texas
  • Penn Field (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas--Camp Swift
  • Brackenridge Tract (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Agriculture--Economic aspects--Texas--Travis County
  • Cities and towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Authors, American--Texas--Austin
  • Industries--Texas--Austin
  • Labor supply--Texas--Austin
  • Roads--Design and construction
  • Anniversaries--Texas
  • Water-power--Texas
  • Dams--Texas
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • Silk industry
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Tourism--Marketing
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Art
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2002.025
Dates: -
Creator: Rodriguez-Mendoza, Amalia
Persons
  • Rodriguez-Mendoza, Amalia
Organizations
  • Texas. Governor's Commission for Women
  • Mexican American Business and Professional Women of Austin
  • Hispanic Women's Network of Texas
  • Leadership Austin
  • Austin Museum of Art
  • Austin History Center Association
  • Austin Public Library Foundation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Women--Politics and government
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas
  • Latinx--Texas--History
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
  • Community organization--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Social conditions
  • Women's health services--Government policy
  • Mexican American women--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.V.006
Dates: -
Creator: Barkley, Mary Starr
Persons
  • Barkley, Mary Starr
  • Barkley, Fred C.
  • Barkley, Fred C., Jr.
  • Boland, Michael
  • Harwood, Cordelia Starr
  • Morris, Margaret Starr
  • Rousseau, Mary Dolan
  • Starr, George
  • Starr, James P.
  • Starr, Mary Ellen "Nellie" Dolan
  • McCutcheon
  • Harrell, Gabriel
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Friends of the Adoration Convent
  • Seton Hospital Auxiliary
  • St. Mary's Cathedral (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County Historical Survey Committee
  • Johnson's Trading Post
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Travis County (Tex.)--History
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Travis County
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2010.007
Dates: -
Creator: Overton, Volma
Persons
  • Overton, Volma
  • Overton, Warneta
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • DeWitty, Virgie Maye Carrington
  • Doggett, Lloyd
Organizations
  • Austin History Center
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Austin Branch
  • Austin NAACP Federal Credit Union (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Rights Commission
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Boys Scouts of America. Troop 70 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas State Conference of the NAACP Branches
  • Oak Springs Elementary (Austin, Tex.). Campus Advisory Council
  • Texas Society to Abolish Capital Punishment
  • United States. Army Reserve
  • United States Postal Service
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Civil rights--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education (Elementary)--Texas--Austin
  • African American students
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Election law--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Ballroom dancing
  • African Americans--Suffrage
  • Social reformers
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Race discrimination--Economic aspects
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in employment--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in public accommodations--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2012.029
Dates: -
Creator: Fifer, Susan
Persons
  • Fifer, Susan
  • Olivarez, Alegria
  • Barnes, Marites
  • Baumgart, Raylene
  • Pisuena, Roscell
  • Knezevich, Joy
  • Watson, Kirk
Organizations
  • Austin Filipino-American Association
  • Network of Asian American Organizations
  • Asian American Resource Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Asian American Chamber of Commerce (Tex.)
  • Austin Hindu Temple
  • Asian Family Support Services of Austin
  • Seton Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Philippines
Subjects
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Filipino Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Medicine--Texas--Travis County--History
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2012.024
Dates: -
Creator: Chinese Society of Austin
Persons
Organizations
  • Chinese Society of Austin
  • Network of Asian American Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Chinese Americans--Social life and customs
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • Political participation
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Chinese Americans--Societies, etc.
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2011.009
Dates: -
Creator: Williams, William T., Jr., 1908-1989
Persons
  • Williams, William T. (William Thomas), Jr.
Organizations
  • City of Austin
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity
  • Episcopal Church. Diocese of Texas
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • North Austin Lions Club
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Angleton (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Episcopal preaching (Episcopal Church)
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2011.019
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Filipino-American Association
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin Filipino-American Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Filipino Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • Asian Americans--Social life and customs
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2011.025
Dates: -
Creator: Network of Indian Professionals of North America. Austin Chapter
Persons
  • Kotecha, Sonia
  • Accapadi, Jos
  • Bhatti, Sumina
  • Khatwani, Umesh
Organizations
  • NetIP
  • Network of Indian Professionals of North America. Austin Chapter
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • East Indian Americans--Societies, etc.
  • South Asian Americans--Employment
  • South Asian Americans--Societies, etc.
  • South Asian Americans--Social life and customs
  • South Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.027
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Art League Groups I, III, and V
Persons
  • Gebauer, Dorothy
  • Weller, Lucille Edgar
  • Thornhill, Mary Lib
Organizations
  • Austin Art League
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Art history
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site