Archives and Manuscripts Index

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Lane Family Papers

AR.G.005
Dates: -
Creator: Lane family
Persons
  • Lane, David Addison
  • Lane, Mattie Callaway
  • Callaway, John Isaac
  • Callaway, Martha Antoinette Long
  • Lane, Joe Callaway
  • Lane, John Callaway
  • Lane, Roy Callaway
Organizations
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • New Orleans College of Dentistry
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas. National Guard
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.H.016
Dates: -
Creator: Brooke, Florence Ralston
Persons
  • Brooke, Florence Ralston
  • Brooke, Henrietta Ralston
Organizations
  • Palm Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Emigration and immigration
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Lyme Hall (Cheshire)
  • United States--Emigration and immigration--History--19th century
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Passenger ships--History--19th century
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.H.024
Dates: -
Creator: Hirshfeld, Henry, 1834-1911
Persons
  • Hirshfeld, Henry
  • Hirshfeld, Jennie Melasky
  • Hirshfeld, Morris
  • Hirshfeld, Caroline
  • Hirshfeld, Laura
  • Hirshfeld, Samuel
  • Hirshfeld, Jacob
  • Bernheim, Leila Hirshfeld
  • Bernheim, Henry Hirshfeld
  • Hanna, Marie Hirshfeld Bernheim
  • Frees, Rosa Hirshfeld
  • Free, William Jacob
  • Frees, Miriam Hirshfeld
  • Porter, Athol Estes
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • Allan Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Driskill Hotel
  • B. Melasky & Son (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hirshfeld, Gratz & Company
  • Hirshfeld and Anderson (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hood Seminary (Austin, Tex.)
  • Miss Numbers School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Richardson Academy
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Congress Avenue 608 (Austin, Tex.)
  • 9th Street W. 303
  • 9th Street W. 305 (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States--Emigration and immigration--History
Subjects
  • American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865)
  • German Americans--Social life and customs
  • Jews--Texas
  • Women--Social life and customs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Freemasons
  • Fraternal organizations
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Autographs--Collectors and collecting
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Judaism--Texas--Austin--Customs and practices
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Private schools
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Naturalization records
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • World War I
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War II
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Real property
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.M.003
Dates: -
Creator: Houston, Mary Josephine, 1875-1974
Persons
  • Houston, Mary Josephine
  • Slaughter, James Marshall
  • Slaughter, Heady Cheatham
  • Morris, Carrie May Holleman
  • Kennedy, Ruth
  • Bowden, Malvin George
  • Slaughter, Emma Howard Potts Houston
  • Morris, Laura
  • Morris, John
  • Morris, David
  • Morris, Peter
Organizations
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Alpha State Organization (Tex.)
  • National Retired Teachers Association
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
  • Order of the Eastern Star
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Music
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Hugh Tinnin Papers

AR.R.011
Dates: -
Creator: Tinnin, Hugh
Persons
  • Tinnin, Hugh
  • Tinnin, Madison
  • Swisher, James Gibson
  • Fowler, W. H.
  • Tobin, William H.
Organizations
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Olustee Public Schools (Olustee, Okla.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Travis Heights (Austin, Tex.)
  • Comanche (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Taxation
  • Slavery
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.S.007
Dates: -
Creator: Hill family
Persons
  • Hill, Nina
  • Hill, Maclovia
  • Hill, John William
  • Hill, Harry
  • Hill, James
  • Oliver, Cath Hill
  • Slothower, Beth Hill
  • Milam, Grace Hill
  • Hill, Ben
  • Hill, Frank Webb
  • Hill, Jane
  • Hill, Lizzie
  • Hill, Lucy A.
  • Hill, Homer
  • Pearsall, Joel
Organizations
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hill & Hill (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Texas Classroom Teachers Association
  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Alpha State Organization (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Education
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Sievers and Schmidt Families Papers

AR.2013.002
Dates: -
Creator: Sievers family; Schmidt family
Persons
  • Schmidt, Annie V.
  • Schmidt, O. H.
  • Schmidt, Marie
  • Schmidt, Erica
  • Sievers, G. A.
Organizations
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Music
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Advance notice required

Gillespie and Hull Family Papers

AR.1991.030
Dates: -
Creator: Gillespie family; Hull family
Persons
  • Hull, Shirley
  • Gillespie, Mike
  • Hull, Robert
  • Cervin, Nita Carol
Organizations
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • University Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County Sesquicentennial Committee (Travis County, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Willie and Maurine Kocurek Papers

AR.2002.005
Dates: -
Creator: Kocurek, Willie and Maurine
Persons
  • Kocurek, Willie
  • Kocurek, Maurine
Organizations
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Katherine Cook Scrapbooks and Photographs

AR.1994.045
Dates: -
Creator: Cook, Katherine, 1892-1977
Persons
  • Cook, Katherine
  • Scott, Zachary
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Black, Charles
Organizations
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Cook Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Friday Mountain Camp
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site