Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.I.006
Dates: -
Creator: Sheffield, Wilhelmine
Persons
  • Sheffield, Wilhelmine Boes
  • McCain, W. Ross
  • Page, Charles H., Sr.
  • Stabbins, Harry
  • White, Robert Leon
  • Kuehne, Hugo Franz
  • Small, Roger Q.
  • Thomas, Roy L.
  • Wilson, Glen
  • Smith, Olin
  • Caswell, William Thomas
  • Hamilton, Morgan
  • Millican, North
Organizations
  • Millican & Hamby (Austin, Tex.)
  • National Association of Real Estate Boards
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • South Austin (Tex.)
  • Westfield Addition (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis Heights (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bryker Woods (Austin, Tex.)
  • Aldridge Place (Austin, Tex.)
  • Enfield (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Real estate business--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Z.004
Dates: -
Creator: Texas Fine Arts Association
Persons
  • McClendon, James Wooten
  • Weller, Lucille Edgar
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Driscoll, Clara
  • Dibrell, Ella Peyton Dancy
Organizations
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
  • Texas Commission on the Arts and Humanities
  • Texas Fine Arts Commission
  • Austin Arts Council (Austin, Tex.)
  • Heritage Society of Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Art--Texas--Austin--Societies, etc.--History
  • Art museums--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.009
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Sculpture Center
Persons
  • Alaniz, Reynaldo
  • Blackmon, Mary Collins
  • Cardozier, Nancy F.
  • Caselli-Clark, Billie
  • Coffee, Bob
  • Free, Gregory
  • Harkins, Daniel
  • Kenney, Joseph W.
  • Kivell, Shirley
  • Lawrence, Richard
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Pearl, Bobby
  • Ripperda, Marla
  • Smalley, Pernella
  • Sustek, Scott A.
Organizations
  • Austin Sculpture Center
  • Elisabet New Sculpture Conservatory
  • Hyde Park Neighborhood Association (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Arts Commission (Tex.)
  • Elisabet Ney Museum Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Sculpture--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2000.016
Dates:
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons
  • Anderson, Katherine Louise
  • Artz, Gus
  • Aten, W. C.
  • Bacon, Bob
  • Baylor, Carey
  • Bean, Jimmy
  • Clayton, Billy
  • Clements, William P.
  • Crow, Alvin
  • Delgado, Lydia
  • Delgado, Robert
  • Deming, David
  • Ely, Joe
  • Fidler, James C.
  • Gammage, Manny
  • Hall, Stanley
Organizations
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Driskill Hotel
  • Folksville Ice Cream
  • St. Mary's Cathedral (Austin, Tex.)
  • Franzetti Grocery Company
  • First Methodist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • F. Weigl Iron Works
  • Avenue B Grocery
  • Scarbrough's
  • Varsity Theater (Austin, Tex.)
  • Paramount Theatre for the Performing Arts
  • State Theatre (Austin, Tex.)
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
  • Threadgill's (Restaurant : Austin, Tex.)
  • Armadillo World Headquarters
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Protest movements
  • Photographers--Texas--Austin
  • Music
  • Celebrations
  • Banks and banking
  • Creeks
  • Dams
  • Hotels
  • Lakes
  • Motion picture theaters
  • Museums
  • Parks
  • Restaurants
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)
  • Streets
  • Photography--Exhibitions
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1999.013
Dates: -
Creator: Colson, James B. (James Burton)
Persons
  • Colson, James B.
  • Alton, Amy
  • Boulton, Bill
  • Cearley, Ramona Jean
  • Cortes, Ronald
  • Dreyer, Martin
  • Goen, Morris
  • Goode, Rommy
  • Gregston, Terry
  • Hayman, Carol
  • Herrera, Jesse
  • Jacobs, Janice
  • Kirkham, Robert
  • Luna, Sam
  • Luzius, Karen
  • Lyons, Tim
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Texas Federation of Women's Clubs
Places
  • West Campus (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • 22nd Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • 24nd Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • 19th Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • 21st Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • 23rd Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • Rio Grande Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Neighborhoods--Texas--Austin
  • Architecture--Pictorial works
  • Photojournalism--Texas--Austin
  • Streets--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.079
Dates: -
Creator: Travis County Poor Farm
Persons
  • Pace, Dempsey Council II.
  • Pace, Alice Josephine Moore
  • Giles, Jim C.
  • Giles, Emma A.
  • Williams, L. J.
Organizations
  • Travis County Poor Farm
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Tarrytown (Austin, Tex.)
  • Allendale (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Poverty--Texas--Travis County
  • Agriculture--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2019.024
Dates: -
Creator: Normann, Charles Berkeley; Normann, Fanny Velma
Persons
  • Normann, Fanny Velma
  • Normann, Charles Berkeley
Organizations
  • Hyde Park Neighborhood Association (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas School of Fine Arts
  • Austin State Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
  • Holy Cross Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Fine Arts Club
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wooldridge Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Art--Study and teaching
  • Nurses--Texas--Austin
  • Private schools--Texas--Austin
  • Art schools--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation--Texas--Austin
  • Political participation
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Harvey S. Williams Papers

AR.2020.009
Dates: -
Creator: Williams, Harvey S.
Persons
  • Williams, Harvey Sinclair
  • Williams, Henrietta
  • Williams, Harvey Murdock
  • Williams, Euphemia Sinclair
Organizations
  • Ramsey Nursery
  • Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Texas
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Hyde Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Williams-Weigl House (Austin, Tex.)
  • 4107 Avenue H (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site