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Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.1991.113
Dates: -
Creator: Bonar, Ave
Persons
  • Bennett, Paul
  • Bonar, Ave
  • Bridger, Bobby
  • Butler, Ernest
  • Butler, Sarah
  • Broyles, Sybil
  • Broyles, William, Jr.
  • Carl-Mitchell, Smoot
  • Charles, Michael Ray
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Deming, David
  • Duncan, Roger
  • Durán, Fidencio
  • Dyson, Frank
  • Erickson, Roky
  • Ferris, Roy
  • Fidler, James C.
  • Flato, Malou
  • Gammon, Regan
  • Harte, Chris
  • Hay, Deborah
  • Henderson, Bitsy
  • Hightower, Jim
  • Hoffman, Jolynn
  • Keever, Jack Elton
  • King, Alfred
  • Knierim, Bruce
  • Lebermann, Lowell H., Jr.
  • Levy, Mike
  • Mallory, Sid
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Mackey, John
  • McKinnon, Mark
  • Miller, Barbara
  • Miller, Laurence D., III.
  • Nofziger, Max
  • Nunez, Renee
  • Oppel, Richard
  • Penn, Beverly
  • Phillip, Bobbitt
  • Priour, Damian
  • Selden, Bobbitt
  • Sager, Alan
  • Sargent, Ben
  • Siff, Ted
  • Smith, Milton T.
  • Taliaferro, John
  • Thomas, Rejina
  • Watson, John P.
  • Wittliff, William D.
Organizations
  • Town Lake Park Alliance
  • City of Austin
  • Armadillo Christmas Bazaar
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
Places
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Bouldin Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin Museum of Art (Austin, Tex.)
  • Long Center (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Church
  • Dance
  • Groceries
  • Neighborhoods
  • Public schools
  • Restaurants
  • Television stations
  • Photographers--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Art museums
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.W.001
Dates: -
Creator: Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth, 1920-1999
Persons
  • Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth
  • Hamilton, Edward Rhodes
  • Schmidt, May Irene Hamilton
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Nofziger, Max
  • Andrade, Erasmo Wilivaldo
  • Richards, Ann
Organizations
  • Mathews Community School
  • Maplewood Community School Advisory Council
  • Brooke Community School
  • Rosedale/Brykerwoods Community Schools
  • Clarksville/West End Jazz & Arts Festival
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.). Jail Overcrowding Task Force
  • Austin/Travis County Senior Luncheon Program
  • Retired Senior Volunteer Program (U.S.)
  • Stimulating the Neighborhood Action Process
  • Community Education Consortium (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Community Education Association
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Errants
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Community schools--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Jails--Overcrowding--Texas--Travis County
  • Alternatives to imprisonment--Texas--Travis County
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Elections--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.X.014
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Sesquicentennial Commission
Persons
  • Brown, Peggy
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Edwards, Ruth
  • Jordan, D. Wylie
  • Pena, Amado Maurilio
Organizations
  • Austin Sesquicentennial Program of Austin, TX, Inc.
  • Ballet Austin
  • Austin Sesquicentennial Commission
  • Texas 1986 Sesquicentennial Commission
  • Texas Wagon Train Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Anniversaries--Texas
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Office. Frank Cooksey Records

AR.Z.007
Dates: -
Creator: Cooksey, Frank, 1933-
Persons
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
Subjects
  • City councils--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1992.014
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Economic Development Department. Sister and Friendship Cities Program
Persons
  • Bustamante, Cecilia
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Todd, Bruce
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Economic Development Department
  • Austin Sister Cities Foundation
  • Austin Sister Cities Executive Committee
  • Sister Cities International
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Adelaide (S. A.)
  • Koblenz (Germany)
  • Lima (Peru)
  • Oita (Japan)
  • Saltillo (Coahuila, Mexico)
  • Belo Horizonte (Brazil)
  • Gwangmyeong (Korea)
  • Maseru (Lesotho)
  • Old Orlu (Nigeria)
  • Taichung City (Taiwan)
  • Xischuangbanna (China)
Subjects
  • Cities and towns--International cooperation
  • International relations
  • Sister cities
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Art
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.1991.012
Dates: -
Creator: McCalla, Maline
Persons
  • McCalla, Maline
  • Butler, Roy Anderson
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Lebermann, Lowell H., Jr.
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
Organizations
  • Austin Ballet Theatre
  • Austin Bicentennial Commission
  • Paramount Theatre for the Performing Arts
  • Austin Sesquicentennial Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Texas--Annexation to the United States--Anniversaries, etc.
  • Texas--History--Revolution, 1835-1836--Anniversaries, etc.
  • Texas--Centennial celebrations, etc.
Subjects
  • Anniversaries--Texas
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2012.032
Dates: -
Creator: Snodgrass, Joyce
Persons
  • Snodgrass, Joyce
  • Nofziger, Max
  • Mullen, Ron
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
Organizations
  • Austin Public Access Television
  • Austin Cable Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Cable television--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Frank Cooksey Campaign Records

AR.2000.011
Dates: -
Creator: Cooksey, Frank
Persons
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Heady, Stuart
  • Friedman, Jeff
  • Carl-Mitchell, Smoot
Organizations
  • Save Austin's Neighborhoods and Environment
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Campaign paraphernalia--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • 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