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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.007
Dates: -
Creator: Bartholomew, Eugene Carlos, 1839-1923
Persons
  • Bartholomew, Eugene Carlos
  • Hawley, George Cressey
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Hillsdale College
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas. State Department of Education
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Hanover (Mich.)
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.D.009
Dates: -
Creator: Brackenridge family; LaPrelle family; Talbot family
Persons
  • LaPrelle, Rosa Talbot
  • LaPrelle, John
  • LaPrelle, Eleanor Brackenridge
  • LaPrelle, John, Jr.
  • Talbot, James
  • Talbot, Mary
  • Brackenridge, Mary Eleanor
  • Brackenridge, George Washington
  • Brackenridge, James M.
  • Brackenridge, John Thomas
  • Brackenridge, Robert
Organizations
  • First Presbyterian Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • First National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Frontier Telegraph and Telephone Company
  • Seven Churches
  • Hanover College
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Bastrop County (Tex.)
  • Bexar County (Tex.)
  • Burnet County (Tex.)
  • Boonville (Ind.)
  • Bouldin (Austin, Tex.)
  • South Heights (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Gold standard--United States
  • Telegraph--Texas
  • Telephone--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
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
  • 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

Newgent Family Papers

AR.J.010
Dates: -
Creator: Newgent family
Persons
  • Newgent, George A.
  • Newgent, Frances Virginia Foster
  • Newgent, Loula Mae
Organizations
  • First Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Woman's Federation
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • University of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.V.006
Dates: -
Creator: Barkley, Mary Starr
Persons
  • Barkley, Mary Starr
  • Barkley, Fred C.
  • Barkley, Fred C., Jr.
  • Boland, Michael
  • Harwood, Cordelia Starr
  • Morris, Margaret Starr
  • Rousseau, Mary Dolan
  • Starr, George
  • Starr, James P.
  • Starr, Mary Ellen "Nellie" Dolan
  • McCutcheon
  • Harrell, Gabriel
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Friends of the Adoration Convent
  • Seton Hospital Auxiliary
  • St. Mary's Cathedral (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County Historical Survey Committee
  • Johnson's Trading Post
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Travis County (Tex.)--History
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Travis County
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Walter Tips Papers

AR.X.022
Dates: -
Creator: Tips, Walter
Persons
  • Tips, Walter E.
  • Groos, Otto
  • Runge, Julius
  • Fromme, Rudolph
  • Cullen, Nette W.
  • Cullen, Edward S.
  • Bastian, Henry
  • Lundberg, Charles
  • Bahn, G.A.
  • Wieland, Martin
  • Oldright, John E.
  • Gardiner, Alexander
  • Felter, Roscoe
  • DeGress, Jacob C.
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Hays County (Tex.)
  • Coryell County (Tex.)
  • Caldwell County (Tex.)
  • Williamson County (Tex.)
  • San Marcos (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Executors and administrators
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.049
Dates: -
Creator: Austin National Bank
Persons
  • Albers, Verdell
  • Anderson, Gladys
  • Anderson, Marcia
  • Applegate, Ruby
  • Asher, Boots
  • Bartholomew, Eugene C. (Carlos)
  • Bartlett, Polly
  • Booth, Ray, Mrs
  • Bragg, Vic
  • Breed, Allene
  • Brown, Everett
  • Brown, Rozel
  • Campbell, Lois
  • Carison, Marci
  • Carley, Donna
  • Davis, June
  • Fitzgerald, Buck
  • Giles, Sim
  • Goodstein, Goodie
  • Hayes, Jane
  • Hays, Jack
  • Hirshfeld, Morris
  • Jenkins, Marion
  • Johnson, Josephine
  • Lacey, George
  • Lee, Howard
  • Lindsy, Lillian
  • Macken, Joe
  • McCoy, Gus
  • McCutcheon, Ward
  • Moorman, Jewell
  • Orr, Walter
  • Rogers, George B.
  • Roe, Darrell
  • Roe, Flavil
  • Schroeder, Walter
  • Stone, Leon
  • Stiba, Ruth
  • Stone, Leon
  • Surbaugh, Charlie
  • Sutts, Ruth
  • Trawtwein, Gay
  • Turner, Wildord
  • Van Slyke, George
  • Ward, Tom
  • Wilcox, Rosalie
  • Wilson, Lurline
  • Wood, Otto
  • Younger, Al
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • KTBC-TV (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.046
Dates: -
Creator: Hawley, George C.
Persons
  • Hawley, George Cressey
  • Bartholomew, Anna Hawley
  • Bartholomew, Eugene C. (Carlos)
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Fire Insurance Company
  • Texas Fire Insurance Committee
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Young Men's Christian associations
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Fire Prevention
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

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

Wegg Family Papers

AR.1992.002
Dates:
Creator: Weeg family
Persons
  • White, Mary
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Beeville (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Beeville
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site