Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.D.007
Dates: -
Creator: Bartholomew, Eugene Carlos, 1839-1923
Persons
  • Bartholomew, Eugene Carlos
  • Hawley, George Cressey
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Hillsdale College
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas. State Department of Education
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Hanover (Mich.)
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.F.010
Dates: -
Creator: Miller, Robert Thomas, 1893-1962
Persons
  • Miller, Tom
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Shivers, Allan
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • Wolf, Oswald G.
  • Thornberry, Homer
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Office
  • Salvation Army
  • Jessen, Jessen, Millhouse and Greeven
  • Municipal Auditorium (Austin, Tex.)
  • Page Southerland Page Architects and Planners
  • United States. Congress. House
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Austin (Tex.). Board of Equalization
  • Democratic Party (U.S.)
  • Humane Society of Austin and Travis County
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Public utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Police-community relations--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Racism--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1994.094
Dates: -
Creator: Hartzog, Martha
Persons
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Smith, C.B.
  • Simond, Ada DeBlanc
  • Wilson, Eddie
  • Urigas, Jose
  • Fowler, Gordon
  • Hertzog, Martha
Organizations
  • Armadillo World Headquarters
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects
  • African Americans--Social conditions
  • Cities and towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • Economic history--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.O.011
Dates: -
Creator: Friedman, Jeffrey, 1945-2007
Persons
  • Friedman, Jeff
  • Dryden, Bud
Organizations
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Rights Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Water and Wastewater Department
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • LoVaca Gathering Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • MoPac Boulevard
  • Municipal Golf Course (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Jews--Texas--Austin
  • Social reformers--Texas--Austin
  • Affirmative action programs--Government policy
  • Electric utilities--Rates
  • Police-community relations--Texas--Austin
  • Political campaigns
  • Public welfare
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Child care services
  • Jews--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation
  • Women's health services
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Traffic flow--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Labor unions--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Annexation (Municipal government)--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Q.014
Dates: -
Creator: Passon, Wesley H., 1864-1933
Persons
  • Passon, Wesley H.
  • Polk, P. N.
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
  • Washington, M. M.
  • Pierce, L. E.
  • White, Mary
  • Ewing, Mildred
  • Anderson, L. C. (Laurine Cecil)
  • Jones, Edna L.
Organizations
  • West Austin School Club
  • West Austin School (Tex.)
  • Olive Street School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Clarksville School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin--History
  • African American teachers--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education (Elementary)--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.S.005
Dates: -
Creator: Kelley, DeCourcy, 1929-2007
Persons
  • Kelley, DeCourcy
Organizations
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Community Schools
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.). Board of Trustees
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects
  • Community Colleges--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • School integration--Texas--History--20th century
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • Education, Bilingual
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.V.003
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Alliance for Smooth Transition
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Texas Education Agency
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.). Board of Trustees
  • Austin Alliance for Smooth Transition
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.). Parents Task Force for Desegregation
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.). Task Force for Community Groups and Citizens
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects
  • School integration--Texas--History--20th century
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Mexican Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Eustasio Cepeda Papers

AR.W.015
Dates: -
Creator: Cepeda, Eustasio
Persons
  • Cepeda, Eustasio
  • Ledesma, Maria
Organizations
  • Club Anahuac
  • Club Fraternal Ignacio Zaragoza
  • Club Latino Recreativo de Austin
  • Comision Honorifica Mexicana
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Mexico--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Diplomatic and consular service, Mexican
  • Mexican Americans--Social conditions--20th century
  • Mexican Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Festivals--Mexico
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Z.016
Dates: -
Creator: Akin, Robert Harry, 1903-1976
Persons
  • Akin, Harry
  • Kennedy, Robert F.
  • Connally, John Bowden
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Tinstman, Robert M.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Human Opportunities Committee
  • National Restaurant Association (U.S.)
  • International Association of Hotel, Restaurant, and Café Owners
  • Night Hawk Restaurant
  • Akin Farm
  • Austin (Tex.). Model Cities Program
  • Greater Austin Association
  • Community Council of Austin and Travis County
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Segregation
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Restaurants--Texas--Austin
  • Wages--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Liquor laws--Texas--Austin
  • Bus lines--Texas--Austin
  • Political campaigns
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.047
Dates: -
Creator: Dixon, Freddie B., Sr.
Persons
  • Dixon, Freddie, Sr.
  • Delco, Wilhelmina R. (Wilhelmina Ruth)
  • Dixon, Ernest T.
Organizations
  • Wesley United Methodist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Methodist Church (U.S.). Southwest Texas Conference
  • National Urban League
  • Huston-Tillotson University
  • City of Austin
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
  • Austin Area Urban League
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • African American neighborhoods--Texas--Austin--History
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Social conditions
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Social reformers--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Societies, etc.
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • African American churches--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site