Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.2011.010
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
Persons
  • Arnold, Mary
  • Cousar, James
  • Eakle, Chris
  • Guttman, Walter
  • Kuehne, Hugo Franz
  • Schutze, Carl Ahrendt
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Plan Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Signs and signboards--Law and legislation--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • 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.2012.015
Dates: -
Creator: PODER (People Organized in the Defense of Earth and her Resources)
Persons
  • Almanza, Susana
  • Alvarez, Raul
  • Herrera, Sylvia
  • Rivera, Gilbert
Organizations
  • People Organized in the Defense of Earth and her Resources (PODER)
  • Montopolis Neighborhood Association
  • Southwest Network for Environmental Justice
  • Tokyo Electron
  • Exxon Mobile Corporation
  • Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Austin, Tex.)
  • ChevronTexaco (Firm)
  • Longhorn Partners Pipeline
  • Motorola
  • Samsung Austin Semiconductor
  • SEMATECH (Organization)
  • Texas Coalition Advocating Justice for Juveniles
  • Brown Berets, Austin chapter
Places
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Montopolis (Tex.)
  • Govalle Neighborhood (Austin, Tex.)
  • Johnston Terrace (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Holly Power Plant (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental justice
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Social conditions
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Gentrification--Texas--Austin
  • Groundwater--Pollution--Texas--Austin
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Property tax relief--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Social aspects--Texas--Austin
  • Water quality
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Urban transportation
  • High technology industries--Environmental aspects
  • Hazardous waste site remediation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2008.009
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Community Development Commission
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Community Development Commission
  • Austin Housing Finance Corporation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Austin (Tex.). Transportation Planning & Sustainability Department Records

AR.2004.044
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Transportation Planning & Sustainability Department
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2001.014
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Office of the City Clerk
Persons
  • Garza, Jose
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Henry, O.
  • Whitman, Charles Joseph
Organizations
  • African American Chamber of Commerce (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
  • Citizen's Advisory Committee for Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Mexican-American Chamber of Commerce of Travis County
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Downtown Revitalization Task Force
  • Austin (Tex.). City Clerk's Office
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Bergstrom Air Force Base (Tex.)
  • East Austin Youth Center
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Land titles--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). Austin Tomorrow Ongoing Committee Records

AR.1994.090
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Tomorrow Ongoing Committee
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Austin Tomorrow Ongoing Committee
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • 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 Researve (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.2017.027
Dates: -
Creator: Valentine, Sarah McKim
Persons
  • Cavett, Gladys Freund
  • Fish, Janet
  • Henderson, W. G.
  • Kenmotsu, Nancy Adele
  • Marshall, Jean Williams Dugger
  • Owens, James Mulkey, Jr.
  • Quinlan, Dorothy
  • Quinlan, James P.
  • Schulle, Clara
  • Shea, Brigid
  • Simpson, Mary Tol
  • Van Maanen, Ronald D.
  • Voelkel, Kermit E.
  • Voelkel, Leola H.
  • Valentine, Sarah McKim
  • Walker, Eldridge
  • Word, James H.
  • Wendler, Ed Tynan, Sr.
  • Zrioka, William
Organizations
  • Shoal Creek Project (Austin, Tex.)
  • Seton Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
  • National Wildflower Research Center (U.S.)
  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Places
  • Shoal Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Seiders Springs (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Bryker Woods (Austin, Tex.)
  • Allandale (Austin, Tex.)
  • 4705 Burnet Road (Austin, Tex.)
  • 4703 Burnet Road (Austin, Tex.)
  • 34th Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Human ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Creeks
  • Urbanization--Texas--Austin
  • Rivers--Texas--Austin
  • Creeks--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin
  • Erosion--Texas--Austin
  • Native Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Indians of North America
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Urban runoff--Management
  • Oral history
Format
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site