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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.P.002
Dates: -
Creator: Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
Persons
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Reynolds, Burt
  • Davidson, Dan H.
  • Znotas, Joseph M.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Office
  • Austin (Tex.). Health and Human Services Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). City Manager's Office
  • United States. Air Force. Thunderbirds
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Lake Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Cities and towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.P.009
Creator: Crofford, Ava
Persons
  • Crofford, Ava
  • Carpenter, Liz
  • Cotera, Martha
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Delco, Wilhelmina R. (Wilhelmina Ruth)
  • Himmelblau, Betty J.
  • Lehmberg, Rosemary
  • McBee, Sue Brandt
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Richards, Ann
  • Rogers, Lorene
  • Rostow, Elspeth Davies
  • Weddington, Sarah
  • Williams, Mary Pearl
Organizations
  • University Studio (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Photographers--Texas
  • Photography--Exhibitions
  • Portrait photography
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Pictorial works
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.U.004
Dates: -
Creator: Goodman, Richard, 1949-2005
Persons
  • Goodman, Richard
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Levy, Mike
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Himmelblau, Betty J.
  • Mullen, Ron
  • Snell, Jimmy
  • Trevino, John
  • Deuser, Larry
  • Duncan, Roger
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Wendler, Ed, Jr.
Organizations
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Water and Wastewater Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Traffic and Transportation Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Cable Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Environmental Board
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Rainey Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Electric utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Cable television--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ
  • Motorboat racing--Texas--Austin
  • Public works--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Health--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal budgets--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.053
Dates: -
Creator: Lyon, Michael
Persons
  • Fry, Robert
  • Johnson, Ruben
  • Lyon, Michael
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
Organizations
  • United Bank of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Building--Texas--Austin
  • Construction projects--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Photographers--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.044
Dates: -
Creator: Concordia Neighborhood Association
Persons
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Concordia Neighborhood Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2001.002
Dates: -
Creator: Black Registry Publishing Company
Persons
  • Wyatt, T. L. (Tommy)
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Bullock, Bob
  • Delco, Wilhelmina R. (Wilhelmina Ruth)
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Dukes, Dawnna
  • Durst, Lavada
  • Edwards, Al
  • Evans, Akwasi
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Krueger, Robert
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Taylor-King, John Q.
Organizations
  • Black Registry Publishing Company
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • National Newspaper Publishers Association (U.S.)
  • National Urban League
Places
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Community newspapers--Texas--Austin
  • Newspaper publishing--Texas--Austin
  • African American business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Social life and customs
  • Social reformers--Texas--Austin
  • Juneteenth
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • African American newspapers
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1996.022
Dates: -
Creator: Godwin, Robert
Persons
  • Godwin, Robert
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Richards, Ann
  • Johnson, Lady Bird
  • Palmer, Arnold
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Carpenter, Liz
Organizations
  • Austin Citizen
  • Austin Homes and Gardens
  • Austin Country Club (Tex.)
  • Austin Opera
  • Austin Symphony Orchestra
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--History--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Philanthropists--Texas--Austin
  • Photographers--Texas--Austin
  • Sports--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site

Katherine Cook Scrapbooks and Photographs

AR.1994.045
Dates: -
Creator: Cook, Katherine, 1892-1977
Persons
  • Cook, Katherine
  • Scott, Zachary
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Black, Charles
Organizations
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Cook Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Friday Mountain Camp
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1993.002
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Light Newspaper
Persons
  • Barnstone, Robert
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Bone, Ponty
  • Gonzalez, Hank
  • Lorenz, Perry
  • Tucci, Tony
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
Organizations
  • Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Austin Agenda
  • Austin Light
  • Austin Weekly
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Stacy Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • American newspapers--Texas--Austin
  • Community newspapers--Texas--Austin
  • Newspaper publishing--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site