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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.C.002
Dates: -
Creator: Wheelock, Edwin Miller, 1829-1901
Persons
  • Wheelock, Edwin M. (Edwin Miller)
  • Kassel, Charles
  • Savage, M. J.
Organizations
  • American Unitarian Association
  • First Unitarian Society (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States. Army. Department of the Gulf (1862-1865)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
  • United States--Politics and government
  • Spokane (Wash.)
  • Boston (Mass.)
Subjects
  • Capitalism--United States--History
  • Abolitionists--United States
  • Slavery
  • Unitarian churches--United States
  • Freedmen--Education
  • Religion and politics
  • Populism--United States--History--19th Century
  • Unitarian Universalist Churches--Sermons
  • Working class--Political activity
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

St. Martin's Evangelical Lutheran Church Papers

AR.L.007
Dates: -
Creator: St. Martin's Evangelical Lutheran Church
Persons
  • Webb, Walter Prescott
Organizations
  • St. Martin's Evangelical Lutheran Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • Lutheran Church--Texas--History
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Gethsemane Lutheran Church Committee Records

AR.M.013
Dates: -
Creator: Gethsemane Luthern Church Committee
Persons
  • Becker, Pauline
Organizations
  • Gethsemane Lutheran Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • Church buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Lutheran Church--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

St. David's Episcopal Church Records

AR.Q.009
Dates: -
Creator: St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
Persons
  • Caswell, William Thomas
  • Peel, Alice
  • Graham, Anita Laura Goeth
  • Page, Charles H., Jr.
Organizations
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • Church
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.R.009
Dates: -
Creator: Texas Wesleyan Foundation
Persons
  • Patterson, J. M.
  • Olander, O. E.
  • Lindstrum, O. F.
  • Callaway, J. S.
  • Carlson, David G.
  • Free, August
  • Westerburg, R. T.
Organizations
  • Texas Wesleyan Foundation
  • Texas Wesleyan College
  • Texas Wesleyan Academy
  • Texas Women's College
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
  • Fort Worth (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Swedish Americans--Texas--History
  • Private schools--Texas--Austin
  • Methodist Church--Education--Texas--Austin
  • Schools--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

First Unitarian Church of Austin Records

AR.W.005
Dates: -
Creator: First Unitarian Church of Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Persons
  • Marshfield, George W.
  • Beach, George K.
  • McNaught, Matthrew McDonald
Organizations
  • First Unitarian Church of Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • Unitarian churches--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.046
Dates: -
Creator: East Avenue Baptist Church
Persons
Organizations
  • Second Street Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Avenue Baptist Church
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • Baptists--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.047
Dates: -
Creator: Dixon, Freddie B., Sr.
Persons
  • Dixon, Freddie, Sr.
  • Delco, Wilhelmina R. (Wilhelmina Ruth)
  • Dixon, Ernest T.
Organizations
  • Wesley United Methodist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Methodist Church (U.S.). Southwest Texas Conference
  • National Urban League
  • Huston-Tillotson University
  • City of Austin
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
  • Austin Area Urban League
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • African American neighborhoods--Texas--Austin--History
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Social conditions
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Social reformers--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Societies, etc.
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • African American churches--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

University United Methodist Church Records

AR.1991.022
Dates: -
Creator: University United Methodist Church
Persons
  • Heinsohn, Edmund
  • Hickman, J. E.
  • Jones, Herman
  • Kocurek, Willie
  • Schroeder, Bruno
  • Shoop, P. M.
  • Slaughter, Lomis
  • Wolff, Felix
Organizations
  • University United Methodist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Methodist Women (U.S.)
  • Wesleyan Service Guild
  • Hickman Men's Bible Fellowship Class
  • Urban Area Partnership (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • Methodist Church--Texas--Austin
  • Bible--Study and teaching
  • Charity--Religious aspects
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.043
Dates: -
Creator: Pax Christi Austin
Persons
  • Ottis, Emil
Organizations
  • Pax Christi Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • Peace--Religious aspects--Christianity
  • War--Religious aspects--Christianity
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site