Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.1996.025
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Department of Aviation
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Aviation
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council. Aviation Subcommittee
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Louise Epstein and James Cooley Papers

AR.1995.006
Dates: -
Creator: Epstein, Louise
Persons
  • Epstein, Louise
  • Cooley, James
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Balcones Canyonlands Conservation Plan (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Travis County
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). City Council Scrapbooks

AR.1994.073
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). City Council
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1993.001
Dates: -
Creator: Crenshaw, Roberta, 1914-2005
Persons
  • Dickson, Roberta
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Nichols, Dick
  • Akin, Harry
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Wilson, Jim Amos
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Palmer, Lester
  • Taniguchi, Alan Y.
  • Williams, William T. (William Thomas), Jr.
  • Shanks, Louis F.
  • St. John, Ed
  • Mathias, Vic
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Board
  • National Recreation and Park Association
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Conservation Foundation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Urban beautification--Texas--Austin
  • Women civic leaders--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Office. Roy Butler Artifacts

AR.1991.088
Dates: -
Creator: Butler, Roy Anderson, 1926-2006
Persons
  • Butler, Roy Anderson
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Office
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Office. Lee Cooke Records

AR.1992.008
Dates: -
Creator: Cooke, Lee
Persons
  • Cooke, Lee
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.1992.009
Dates: -
Creator: Barnstone, Robert, 1946-2008
Persons
  • Barnstone, Robert
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
  • Dobbs House
  • Austin Civic Center
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Civic centers--Texas--Austin
  • Convention facilities--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Real estate development--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Politics and government
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Racially mixed people
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Susan Toomey Frost Papers

AR.1992.011
Dates: -
Creator: Frost, Susan Toomey
Persons
  • Frost, Susan Toomey
  • Arnold, Mary
  • Barnstone, Robert
  • Carrasco, Jorge
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Humphrey, George
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Trevino, John
  • Washington, Joe
  • McHone, Mike
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Community Television
  • Austin Parks and Recreation Policy Advisory Committee
  • Town Lake Park Alliance
  • Austin Neighborhoods Council
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • We Care Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Sand Beach Reserve (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Convention facilities--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Community leadership
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Political activity
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Real estate development--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.1992.025
Dates: -
Creator: Todd, Bruce
Persons
  • Todd, Bruce
  • Barnett, Camille Cates
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Pickle, J. J.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (Tex.)
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Health and Human Services Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Balcones Canyonlands Preserve (Tex.)
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Military base conversion--Texas--Travis County
  • Child care services
  • Crime prevention
  • Environmental policy
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Austin (Tex.). Financial Services Department

AR.2017.020
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Financial Services Department
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Financial Services Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Contracts
Format
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site