Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.2015.001
Dates: -
Creator: Texas Music Museum Board
Persons
Organizations
  • Texas Music Museum Board
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
Subjects
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

James Wooten McClendon Papers

AR.S.004
Dates: -
Creator: McClendon, James Wooten, 1873-1972
Persons
  • McClendon, James Wooten
Organizations
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas. Supreme Court
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • Societies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). Parks & Recreation Department Records

AR.Z.025
Dates: -
Creator: Parks and Recreation Department
Persons
  • Ney, Elisabet
Organizations
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Springs (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.1998.003
Dates: -
Creator: Heritage Society of Austin
Persons
  • Adams, Margaret Boroughs
  • Albright, Mary Margaret
  • Hart, Katherin
  • Mayo, Elaine
  • Tanner, Sue McBee
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Historic Landmark Commission
  • Austin History Center
  • Hyde Park Neighborhood Association (Austin, Tex.)
  • Preservation Austin
  • Texas Historical Commission
  • W.H. Passon Historical Society
  • Old Bakery and Emporium Guild
  • Driskill Hotel
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Lundberg Bakery
  • Neill-Cochran House (Austin, Tex.)
  • O. Henry Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Subjects
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historical markers
  • City planning
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Church buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Hotels--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.021
Dates: -
Creator: McCutcheon family
Persons
  • McCutcheon, Ethel
  • Dennis, Julian Earl
  • Dennis, Julian Earl, Jr.
  • McCutcheon, Joseph
Organizations
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • Texas Confederate Home for Men
  • Daughters of Confederacy Museum
  • American Legion
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Deep Eddy (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Patriotic societies
  • Veterans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2012.038
Dates: -
Creator: South Austin Popular Culture Center
Persons
  • Hamblin, Tim
Organizations
  • South Austin Museum of Popular Culture
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Popular culture--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2015.012
Dates: -
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons
  • Alvarez, Raul
  • Beaman, Jaime
  • Esparza, Laura
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Martinez, Mike
  • Menard, Valerie
  • Morales, Ponciano
  • Oyervides, Juan
  • Pennington, Gloria Mata
  • Revilla, Cathy Vasquez
  • Salas, Tomas
  • Salinas, Roen
  • Sanchez-Ruiz, Velia
  • Zamora, Emilio
  • Zamora, Herlinda
Organizations
  • Center for Mexican American Cultural Arts (Austin, Tex.)
  • Mexican American Cultural Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Juarez-Lincoln Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Latino Arts Consortium of Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • River Street 600
  • Fiesta Gardens( Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American arts--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American artists
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Social life and customs
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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
AR.2002.011
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Center for Mexican American Cultural Arts Project
Persons
  • Salas, Tomas
Organizations
  • Center for American Cultural Arts, Inc.
  • Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Social life and customs
  • Community arts projects--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American arts
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Latinx--Texas--History
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2016.025
Dates: -
Creator: Wassenich, Red
Persons
  • Wassenich, Red
  • Pavelka, Karen
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Travel
  • Congress Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Curiosities and wonders--Texas--Austin--Pictorial works
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Authors, American--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Entertainers--Texas--Austin
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Music festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Popular culture--Texas--Austin
  • Public art--Texas--Austin
  • Sculpture--Texas--Austin
  • Street art--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Streets--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site