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Archives and Manuscripts Index

Browse and search an inventory of the Austin History Center’s archival collections. Where appropriate, click on the collection title to view the collection finding aid (a detailed description of the collection) hosted by Texas Archival Resources Online. These links will open the description in a new browser window.

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AR.D.003
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Public Schools
Persons
  • Harris, T. G.
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
Organizations
  • Austin Graded Schools Board of Directors
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bickler School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Clarksville School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Palm Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Pease School (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin School (Tex.)
  • Winn Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wooldridge Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Robinson Hill School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Gregorytown School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Wheatville Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • School districts--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation in education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.J.014
Dates: -
Creator: Kealing Junior High School
Persons
  • Calhoun, T. C.
  • Kealing, Hightower Theodore (H. T.)
Organizations
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.). Parent-Teacher Association
  • Austin-Travis County Teacher's Credit Union
  • Texas Congress of Colored Parents and Teachers
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Parents' and teachers' associations
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.K.005
Dates: -
Creator: Anderson High School
Persons
  • Pigfor, William
  • Anderson, L. C. (Laurine Cecil)
Organizations
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.). Parent-Teacher Association
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation--Texas--Austin
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
Format
  • 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
AR.2014.022
Dates: -
Creator: Woods family; Griffin family
Persons
  • Woods, Nettie V. DeWitty
  • Griffin, Ethel Jean
  • Griffin, Virginia
  • Woods, Marion
Organizations
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Rosewood School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • African American women
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2011.042
Dates: -
Creator: Toth, Pat
Persons
  • Toth, Pat
Organizations
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2011.043
Dates: -
Creator: Frazier, Lucile Edna
Persons
  • Frazier, Lucile Edna
Organizations
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • High schools--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2007.012
Dates: -
Creator: Temple, Florence Hawkins
Persons
  • Hawkings, Florence Temple
  • Banks, Martin
  • Conley, Onie B.
  • Turner, Dorothy
Organizations
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Original L.C. Anderson Alumni Association
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • High schools--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation in education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Walker and Davis Families Papers

AR.2005.047
Creator: Walker family; Davis family
Persons
  • Walker family
  • Davis family
  • Gray, Harriett
  • Hayden, O.
  • Newton family
  • Gregg, Evelyn Banks
  • Jones, M. J. Davis
Organizations
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • St. John Regular Missionary Baptist Association
  • National Baptist Hotel
  • Baptist Union Bible Band No. 1 (Hornsby, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African American churches--Texas--Travis County
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.064
Dates: -
Creator: Orum, Anthony M.
Persons
  • Orum, Anthony M.
  • Glass, Taylor
  • Ransom, Ruby Lee
  • Tatum, Jim
  • Baker, Betty
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Shelton, Emmett, Sr.
  • Simond, Ada DeBlanc
  • Nolen, Harry
  • O'Quinn, Trueman E.
  • Lee, Jean
  • Spear, Helen
  • Perry, Edgar
  • Yarborough, Ralph Webster
  • Scanlan, John
  • Barnes, Lorraine
  • Overton, Volma
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Friedman, Jeff
  • Fath, Creekmore
  • Long, Walter Ewing
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • Davis, Stormy
  • Duncan, Roger
  • Schwartz, Lou
  • Binder, Bob
Organizations
  • International Business Machines Corporation
  • Southwestern Bell Telephone Company
  • Texas. Highway Department
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Travis County (Tex.). Commissioners Court
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • East 6th Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Fiesta Gardens (Austin, Tex.)
  • Westlake Hills (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Oral history--Texas--Austin
  • Local history--Research
  • Students--Political activity
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • Racism--Texas--Austin
  • Gentrification--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Real estate development--Texas--Austin
  • Civil rights--Texas--Austin
  • Judaism--Texas--Austin--Customs and practices
  • Church
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Power resources--Texas--Austin
  • Water-supply--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site