Archives and Manuscripts Index

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Albert J. Jernigan Family Papers

AR.N.007
Dates: -
Creator: Jernigan family
Persons
  • Jernigan, Albert J.
  • Jernigan, George F.
  • Jernigan, Kenneth
  • Jernigan, Laura
Organizations
  • Underhill & Company
  • Austin Marble Works
  • Texas State Lunatic Asylum (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin State Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and Government
  • Deep Eddy Pool (Austin, Tex)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Travis County
  • Teachers
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
  • Agriculture--Texas--Travis County
  • Cotton
Format
  • 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.1997.007
Dates: -
Creator: Sheffield, Beverly
Persons
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Henry, O.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Community Foundation
  • Save Barton Creek Association
  • Save Our Springs Coalition
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Deep Eddy Swimming Pool (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Salamanders--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2014.017
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Department
Persons
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Athletics
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Playgrounds
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2019.018
Dates: -
Creator: Mayfield Park/Community Project
Persons
  • Cannatti, Karen
  • Kaiser, Mary C.
  • Watt, Barbara
  • Gutsch, Mary Frances Mayfield
  • Gutsch, Milton Rietow
  • Mayfield, Allison
  • Santos, Lupe
  • Hartzog, Martha
  • Moerbe, Olga
Organizations
  • Friends of the Parks
  • Gregory Free & Associates
  • Austin Natural Science Association Guild
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Mayfield Park/Community Project
  • Keep Austin Beautiful
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • 3505 West 35th Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Nonprofit organizations--Texas--Austin
  • Urban beautification--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Available on-site