Archives and Manuscripts Index

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Bissell Family Papers

AR.A.008
Dates: -
Creator: Bissell family
Persons
  • Bissell, Florence Morley
  • Smyth, William
  • Bissell, Charles
  • Smyth, Eliza
  • Kreisle, Edwin C.
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • O'Daniel, W. Lee (Wilbert Lee)
  • Sterling, Ross S.
Organizations
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Top Shop
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Genealogy
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Celebrations
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Wagner and Williams Papers

AR.A.015
Dates: -
Creator: Wagner and Williams
Persons
  • Wagner, Winnie Wood
  • Silliams, Sarah Caroline
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • San Antonio Street 1934 (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Hotels
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War II
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Victor and Eva Friedrichs Papers

AR.A.023
Dates: -
Creator: Friedrichs, Victor and Eva
Persons
  • Friedrichs, Victor
  • Friedrichs, Eva Ballard
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • World War I
  • World War II
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.F.007
Dates: -
Creator: Bertram family
Persons
  • Bertram, Rudolph
  • Bertram, Richard W.
  • Bracher, Selma Schneider
  • Bracher, Gus
  • Bertram, Oscar Richard
  • Schneider, Max
  • Schneider, Victor
  • Huppertz, Charles
  • Huppertz, Emmie
  • Bertram, Emmy
Organizations
  • St. Edward's University (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin & Northwestern Railroad Company
  • Austin Typographical Union No. 138 (Austin, Tex.)
  • A.C. Baldwin & Sons (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Saengerrunde
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Bertra (Tex.)
  • Rosewood (Austin, Tex.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Soldiers--Texas
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Atkinson and Giles Families Papers

AR.S.015
Dates: -
Creator: Atkinson family; Giles family
Persons
  • Giles, Eugene Victor
  • Giles, Sallie Jourdan
  • Giles, Val C.
  • Giles, Laura
  • Giles, W. L.
  • Atkinson, Mary Jordan
  • Long, Walter Ewing
  • Leudecke, Harry
  • Atkinson family
  • Jourdan family
  • Richardson, T. C.
Organizations
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Texas Confederate Home
  • Pioneer Memorial Park
  • Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farm (Tex.)
  • Texas Farm Bureau Cotton Association
  • Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives
  • Possum Hunt Association
  • Live Oak Springs Dairy
Places
  • Sprinkle (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Gilesburg (Tex.)
  • Texas--Politics and government
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Slavery--Texas--Austin
  • Agriculture
  • Cotton gins and ginning--Texas
  • Farms--Texas--History
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Botanical gardens--Texas--Austin
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Diaries
  • Legislators--Texas
  • Dairy farms--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

E. Guy Bizzell Papers

AR.Z.009
Dates: -
Creator: Bizzell, E. Guy
Persons
  • Bizzell, E. Guy
Organizations
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.032
Dates: -
Creator: Whited Family
Persons
  • Whited, W. H.
  • Whited, W. A.
  • Whited, Maude
  • Whited, Vivian
  • Long, Fred W., Jr.
  • Long, Jenora L.
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Jung Addition (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.077
Dates: -
Creator: Stubbs family
Persons
  • Stubbs, O. A.
  • Stubbs, Temperance
  • Stubbs, Thelma Hamilton
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Dallas (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2008.007
Dates: -
Creator: Hamner family
Persons
  • Hamner, Edward
  • Hamner, Susan Smith
  • Hamner, Edwin D.
  • Hamner, Emma Ruth
  • Smith, J. Lyle
  • Smith, Harriet Frances
  • Smith, Sarah
Organizations
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Hyde Park Christian Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Scottish Rite (Masonic Order)
  • University of Texas at Austin. College of Business Administration
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Huntsville (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Subjects
  • Texas--History--Republic, 1836-1846
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2007.007
Dates: -
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons
Organizations
  • Travis County (Tex.). Veterans Services
  • Tejanos in Action
  • Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America
  • Catholic War Veterans of the United States of America, Inc.
  • Texas Women Veterans
  • University of Texas Veterans
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Veterans--Texas--Austin
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War II
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice