Archives and Manuscripts Index

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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.I.009
Dates: -
Creator: Maerki family; Sterzing family
Persons
  • Maerki-Sterzing, Minna Mae
  • Maerki, Henry
  • Maerki, Lillie Otting
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Sterzing, Carl, Sr.
Organizations
  • Allan Junior High School (Austin, Tex.). Parent-Teacher Association
  • Austin Teachers Association
  • University of Texas
  • Delaware and Hudson Railway Company
  • Free Society Association
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Lundberg Bakery
  • Maerki Baking Company
  • Missouri Pacific Railway Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • Windisch (Switzerland)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Bakers
  • Bakeries
  • Railroads
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War II
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • Home economics--Study and teaching
  • Cooking--Texas
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Q.002
Dates: -
Creator: Long, Walter Ewing, 1886-1973
Persons
  • Long, Walter Ewing
Organizations
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • Rotary Club of Austin
  • Texas Chamber of Commerce
  • Texas Manufacturing Association
  • Texas Centennial Committee
  • Texas Commercial Executives Association
  • Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Brackenridge Tract (Austin, Tex.)
  • Colorado River--Texas
  • Penn Field (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas--Camp Swift
  • Brackenridge Tract (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Agriculture--Economic aspects--Texas--Travis County
  • Cities and towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Authors, American--Texas--Austin
  • Industries--Texas--Austin
  • Labor supply--Texas--Austin
  • Roads--Design and construction
  • Anniversaries--Texas
  • Water-power--Texas
  • Dams--Texas
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • Silk industry
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Tourism--Marketing
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Art
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

National Secretaries Association, Tower Lights Chapter Records

AR.T.006
Dates: -
Creator: National Secretaries Association, Tower Lights Chapter
Persons
Organizations
  • National Secretaries Association, Tower Lights Chapter
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Secretaries
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Z.005
Dates: -
Creator: Weller family
Persons
  • Weller, C. Buford
  • Weller, C.O. (Cyrus Otway)
  • Weller, Clarence
  • Weller, Lucille Edgar
Organizations
  • Jefferson Medical College
  • Texas Methodist Church
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Medicine--Practice
  • Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions
  • Physicians--Texas--Austin
  • American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865)
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.006
Dates: -
Creator: Microelectronics and Computer Technology Corporation (MCC)
Persons
  • Inman, Bobby Ray
  • White, Mark
  • Wilson, Meg
  • Wiedemann, Harden H.
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Advanced Micro Devices (Firm)
  • Microelectronics and Computer Technology Corporation
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Texas Economic Development Commission
  • Texas. Office of the Governor
  • Texas. Governor's Office of Planning and Intergovernmental Relations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Balcones Research Campus (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Computer architecture
  • Computer software
  • Corporations--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Business and education--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Knowledge economy--Texas--Austin
  • Microelectronics industry
  • Fifth generation computers
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2008.004
Dates: -
Creator: Girling Health Care, Inc.
Persons
  • Girling, Bettie
  • Girling, Robert
Organizations
  • Girling Health Care, Inc.
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Home care services
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1994.083
Dates: -
Creator: Altrusa Club (Austin, Tex.)
Persons
  • Rydell, Hazel
  • Howell, Joyce
  • Draper, Deborah
  • Gamboa, Carmen
  • Carter, Jan
  • Nichols, Linda
  • Pappas, Joy
  • Messer, Jerie
  • Hestir, Lucy
  • Boyd, Elizabeth
  • Nichols, Linda
  • Kimmey, Rowena
  • Taylor, Arline
  • Menchetti, Amelia
  • Miller, Belva
  • Hale, Laginia
Organizations
  • Altrusa Club (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women in the professions--Texas
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Charles J. Lohrmann Papers

AR.1991.049
Dates: -
Creator: Lohrmann, Charles J.
Persons
  • Lohrmann, Charles J.
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • American Woodmen
  • Douglass Club of Austin
  • Hyltin-Manor Funeral Home
  • Afro-American Life Insurance Company
  • Austin Saengerrunde
  • Texas Pharmaceutical Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • African Americans--Social life and customs
  • African American business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Men--Societies and clubs
  • Ribbons
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1998.017
Dates: -
Creator: Tracor, Inc.
Persons
  • Asel, Judith Newby
  • Baird, Mellun
  • Fisher, Carl
  • Gres, Marcel E.
  • Hoover, Alta
  • McBee, Frank Wilkins, Jr.
  • McBee, Sue Brandt
  • Hubbard, Lloyd C.
  • Hughes, Jack D.
  • Lane, Richard N.
  • McKinney, Chester
  • Rossi, David
  • Rudmose, Wayne
  • Smith, Jim A.
  • Stanbrough, Jess
Organizations
  • Associated Consultants and Engineers
  • Littlefuse
  • Rudmore Associates, Inc.
  • Sulzer Laboratories
  • Textran Corporation
  • Tracor, Inc.
  • Westmark Systems, Inc.
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Corporations--Texas--Austin
  • Manufactures--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Engineers--Texas--Austin
  • Electronics
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice