Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.2015.033
Dates: -
Creator: Durán, Fidencio, 1961-
Persons
  • Durán, Fidencio
Organizations
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Commission on the Arts
  • Parque Zaragoza Recreation Center
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Lockhart (Tex.)
  • Caldwell County (Tex.)
  • Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)
  • Zaragosa Park
  • Parque Zaragoza
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Public Art--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American artists--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2015.041
Dates: -
Creator: Harden, Ada
Persons
  • Harden, Ada
  • Wyatt, T. L. (Tommy)
  • Pryor, Cactus
  • Villalva, George
  • Cinsneros, Rudy
  • Adams, John G., Sr.
  • Anderson, Ada
  • Conradt, Jody
  • Cronkite, Kathy
  • Denny, Ruth
  • Ellis, John
  • Galindo, Ernestine
  • Hastings, Ann
  • King, John
Organizations
  • Austin American-Statesman
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • El Galindo, Inc.
  • H.E.B. Grocery Company
  • Zachary Scott Theatre Center
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Vocational guidance
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Video
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.023
Dates:
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons
  • Acosta, Belinda
  • Acosta, Teresa Paloma
  • Arismendi, Connie
  • Avellan, Elizabeth
  • Avila, Paula (Pauline Robles)
  • Barrientos, Emma S.
  • Bravo, Maria Antonita "Toni"
  • Cabello, Myrna
  • Camacho, Darlene
  • Campos, Olga
  • Canales-Zarate, Eyna
  • Canchola, Maria
  • Canino, Edna E.
  • Cantú, Micaela Acosta
  • Carlin, Elvira Hernadez
  • Castillo, Josefina M.
  • Castro, Helen Fuentes
  • Cavazos, Perla
  • Comstock, Nora De Hugos
  • Cotera, Martha
  • Cuellar, Olga
  • Davila-Polanco, Rachel Mary
  • De La Garza, Beatriz Eugenia
  • de la Llata, Nilda
  • Delgado, Neomi
  • Fincher, Beatrice Gonzalez
  • Flores, Maria Luisa "Lulu"
  • Galindo, Emma
  • Galindo, Josefa
  • Garcia, Daisy Wanda
  • García, Marina González
  • Gil, Julia Carlin
  • Gomez, Margeret Juarez
  • Gonzales, Irene
  • Gonzalez, Erika
  • Gonzalez, Mona
  • Gonzalez, Nivia
  • Guerrero, Lena
  • Guzman, Gloria
  • Herrera, Aurora "Dora" Cepeda
  • Irizarry-Crockett, Linda Consuelo
  • Martinez, Janie Gaitan
  • Mendez, Consuelo Herrera
  • Mendoza, Rosa Elena
  • Munos, Laura Ann Rangel
  • Nava, Pilar Luna
  • Orozco, Aurora Estrada
  • Orozco, Sylvia
  • Perez, Wilma
  • Quintanilla, Cat
  • Rabago, Maria Teresa
  • Ramos-Salas, Maria Inez
  • Reyes, JuAnn Carreon
  • Reyes, Rose
  • Reyes, Sara Quintanilla
  • Rocha, Josefina L.
  • Rodriguez-Mendoza, Amalia
  • Rosales, Danielle
  • Rosales, Mary Delphine Caline
  • Saldaña, Anna Maria
  • Salinas, Josefa Valdez
  • Salinas, Maria
  • Sandoval, Refugia
  • Sifuetes, Delia Herrera Garcia de
  • Sing, Francisca Moreno
  • Tellez, Nellie Perez
  • Thompson, Janis Guerrero
  • Tijerina, Juanita
  • Valenzuela, LiLiana
  • Vasquez, Melba
  • Vasquez, Peggy
  • Welch, Mary Vasques
  • Wilson, Liliana
  • Zamadripa, Josefina
  • Zamarripa, Hermelinda
  • Zamarripa, Rosa
  • Zamora, Herlinda
  • Zapata, Clemencia
Organizations
  • Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders
  • Austin History Center
  • Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
  • Benson Latin American Collection
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Music--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Exhibitions
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Latinas--Texas--Austin
  • Chicanas
  • Mexican American women
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Latinx--Texas--History
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2010.016
Dates: -
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons
  • Aleman, Arturo López
  • Almanza, Susana
  • Andrade, Erasmo Wilivaldo
  • Arellano, Dan
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Bernal, Joe
  • Camacho, Danny
  • Camacho, Lorraine
  • Camacho-Rosales, Darlene
  • Cárdenas, Arthur G.
  • Castaneda, Carlos E.
  • Cepeda, Eustasio
  • Cotera, Juan Estanislao
  • Cotera, Martha
  • Cruz, Mario J.
  • Davila, Daniel
  • Degollado, Johnny
  • Donley, Manuel
  • Durán, Fidencio
  • Escovedo, Alejandro
  • Estrada, Fidel
  • Fuentes, Santos Acosta
  • Galindo, Emma
  • Galindo, Ramon
  • Garcia, Alberto Gonzalo
  • Garcia, Eva Carrillo de
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Garza, Gonzalo N.
  • Gonzalez, Raul
  • Guedea, Tom
  • Guerra, Jorge Durrón
  • Leos, Violet
  • Lozano, Roy
  • Luna, Valentino
  • Mendez, Rodolfo
  • Mojica, Joel C.
  • Moreno, Gloria Helen
  • Moreno, Paul
  • Moya, Richard
  • Nuñez, Nomeli P.
  • Orozco, Sylvia
  • Paredes, Americo
  • Peña, Elizabeth D.
  • Pennington, Gloria Mata
  • Ramos, Ruben
  • Simon, Margarita
  • Soto, Ishmel Herrera
  • Treviño, John
  • Valdez, Doyle A.
  • Valdez, Raul
  • Vasquez, John
  • Zamora, Emilio
Organizations
  • Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin History Center
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos
  • Latinx
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Paul and Sara Quintanilla Reyes Papers

AR.2011.021
Dates: -
Creator: Reyes, Paul and Sara Quintanilla
Persons
  • Reyes, Paul G.
  • Reyes, Sara Quintanilla
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Beatrice Gonzalez Fincher Papers

AR.2011.023
Dates: -
Creator: Fincher, Beatrice Gonzalez
Persons
  • Fincher, Beatrice Gonzalez
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • 1012 Edgecliff Terrace (Austin, Tex.)
  • Norwood House (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2011.024
Dates: -
Creator: Tellez, Nellie P.; Tellez, Sipriano
Persons
  • Tellez, Nellie Perez
  • Tellez, Sipriano
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Parque Zaragoza
  • Zaragosa Park
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--History
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2015.012
Dates: -
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons
  • Alvarez, Raul
  • Beaman, Jaime
  • Esparza, Laura
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Martinez, Mike
  • Menard, Valerie
  • Morales, Ponciano
  • Oyervides, Juan
  • Pennington, Gloria Mata
  • Revilla, Cathy Vasquez
  • Salas, Tomas
  • Salinas, Roen
  • Sanchez-Ruiz, Velia
  • Zamora, Emilio
  • Zamora, Herlinda
Organizations
  • Center for Mexican American Cultural Arts (Austin, Tex.)
  • Mexican American Cultural Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Juarez-Lincoln Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Latino Arts Consortium of Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • River Street 600
  • Fiesta Gardens( Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American arts--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American artists
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Social life and customs
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Ramon Galindo Papers and Recordings

AR.2009.050
Dates: -
Creator: Galindo, Ramon
Persons
  • Balderas, Richard
  • Camacho, Lorraine
  • Cotera, Martha
  • De la Cruz, Vicente
  • De Leon, Estrella
  • Galindo, Ramon
  • Galindo, Tomas
  • Garza, Rodney
  • Herrera, Ben
  • Sanchez, Carina
Organizations
  • Catholic War Veterans of the United States of America, Inc.
  • Cristo Rey Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • El Fenix Tortillas
  • El Galindo Tortillas
  • Mexican American Advisory Committee
  • Mexican American Cultural Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
  • Cinco de Mayo (Mexican holiday)
Format
  • Art
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Ramon C. Samilpa, Sr. Papers

AR.2005.027
Creator: Samilpa, Ramon C., Jr.
Persons
  • Samilpa, Ramon C., Sr.
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice