Archives and Manuscripts Index

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E. M. House Cornerstone Contents

AR.F.008
Creator: House, E. M.
Persons
  • House, Edward Mandell
  • House, Thomas William
  • House, Jaret
  • House, Loulie Hunter
  • House, Mona
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Barker, Anderson, and Taliaferro Family Papers

AR.G.004
Dates: -
Creator: Barker family; Anderson family; Taliaferro family
Persons
  • Barker, Ben M.
  • Anderson, Washington
  • Anderson, Mary Ann Glasscock
  • Taliaferro, Robert Hay
  • Glasscock, Stephen C.
  • Taliaferro, Lucile
Organizations
  • Texas Veteran Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.L.015
Dates: -
Creator: O'Quinn, Trueman E.; Porter, Jenny Lind; Hofer, Thelma Ethel; Austin History Center Association
Persons
  • Henry, O.
  • Hall, Gilman
  • Henry, Olivier
  • Hofer, Ethel
  • Jennings, Al
  • Morley, Christopher
  • O'Quinn, Kerry
  • O'Quinn, Trueman E.
  • Porter, Athol Estes
  • Porter, Jenny Lind
  • Porter, Margaret Worth Sartin
  • Porter, Sarah Lindsay Coleman
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Smoot, Lawrence K.
Organizations
  • First National Bank of Austin
  • Maddox Brothers and Anderson, Land Agents
  • Texas. General Land Office
Places
  • Asheville (N.C.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Columbus (Ohio)
  • Greensboro (N.C.)
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • La Salle County (Tex.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • American literature
  • Authors, American--19th century--Biography
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Journalism
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.N.008
Dates: -
Creator: Hamby Family; Harper Family; Pettway Family
Persons
  • Hamby, Alice
  • Hamby, Bob
  • Hamby, Carrie Mae
  • Hamby, Catherine Jane
  • Hamby, Frank
  • Hamby, James
  • Hamby, Lewis
  • Hamby, Lillian
  • Hamby, Minnie Jane
  • Hamby, Robert
  • Hamby, Virginia
  • Hamby, William
  • Hamby, William Robert
  • Harper, Henry W.
  • Lewis, Margaret Lynn
  • Pettway, Richard
  • Williams, K. T. Hamby
Organizations
  • American National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Millican and Hamby Insurance, Loans and Investments
  • United States. Army. Filipino Infantry Regiment, 1st
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • 4411 Red River Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • 1405 Whitis Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Baguio (Philippines)
  • Camp Bronson (Ill.)
  • Grapeland (Tex.)
  • Heidelberg (Germany)
  • Japan
  • Leyte Island (Philippines)
  • Seoul (Korea)
  • Pecos County (Tex.)
  • Manila (Philippines)
  • Stuttgart (Germany)
  • Waukegan (Ill.)
Subjects
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Soldiers--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Soldiers--Texas--Correspondence
  • Veterans--Texas--Austin
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Mike Cox Papers

AR.R.004
Creator: Cox, Mike
Persons
  • Cox, Mike
Organizations
  • Austin Brick Company
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Congress Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Atkinson and Giles Families Papers

AR.S.015
Dates: -
Creator: Atkinson family; Giles family
Persons
  • Giles, Eugene Victor
  • Giles, Sallie Jourdan
  • Giles, Val C.
  • Giles, Laura
  • Giles, W. L.
  • Atkinson, Mary Jordan
  • Long, Walter Ewing
  • Leudecke, Harry
  • Atkinson family
  • Jourdan family
  • Richardson, T. C.
Organizations
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Texas Confederate Home
  • Pioneer Memorial Park
  • Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farm (Tex.)
  • Texas Farm Bureau Cotton Association
  • Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives
  • Possum Hunt Association
  • Live Oak Springs Dairy
Places
  • Sprinkle (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Gilesburg (Tex.)
  • Texas--Politics and government
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Slavery--Texas--Austin
  • Agriculture
  • Cotton gins and ginning--Texas
  • Farms--Texas--History
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Botanical gardens--Texas--Austin
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Diaries
  • Legislators--Texas
  • Dairy farms--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.W.010
Dates: -
Creator: Keel, John Lewis
Persons
  • Keel, Helen Darwin Kuhn
  • Keel, John Lewis
Organizations
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • United States. Army Air Forces
  • Friday Mountain Camp
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Physical education and training--Curricula--Texas
  • Track and Field
  • Outdoor education--Texas--Austin--Study and teaching
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.X.003
Dates: -
Creator: Neal Spelce Communications
Persons
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Neal Spelce Communications
  • Franklin Savings Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Advertising--Texas--Austin
  • Public opinion--Texas--Austin
  • News agencies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Dewey Bradford Papers

AR.X.013
Dates: -
Creator: Bradford, Dewey
Persons
  • Bradford, Dewey
  • Johnson, Lady Bird
  • Mansbendel, Peter
  • Salinas, Porfirio
  • Travis, Edmunds
  • Faulk, John Henry
Organizations
  • Texas Commission on the Arts and Humanities
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Zoos
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Oscar Kunz Papers

AR.Z.013
Dates: -
Creator: Kunz, Oscar
Persons
  • Kinz, Oscar
  • Kluge, Charles
  • Kluge, Henry
  • Shenton, Phoebe
  • Wroe, W. T.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Volunteer Fire Department
  • Hook and Ladder Company No. 1 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Colorado Fire Company No. 2
  • Manor Fire Company
  • East Austin Hose Company No. 4
  • Washington Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1
  • North Austin Fire Company No. 6
  • Protection Hose Fire Company No. 3
  • South Austin Fire Company No. 5
  • Texas Military Institute (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Fire departments--Texas--Austin
  • Leather workers
  • Saddlery
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site