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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.A.021
Dates: -
Creator: Whitis family
Persons
  • Bell, Florence Whitis
  • Eno, Mary "Mollie" Whitis
  • Manor, Joseph J.
  • Rogan, Griffith
  • Whitis, Charles Wesley
  • Whitis, Florence
  • Whitis, Gertrude
  • Whitis, John Hancock
  • Whitis, Mary Key
  • Whitis, Rufus
  • Whitis, Thomas P.
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Whitis Avenue School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Manor (Tex.)
  • Webberville (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
  • Barton Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bull Creek (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Private schools--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

William Martin Walton Papers

AR.C.010
Dates: -
Creator: Walton, William Martin
Persons
  • Parmele, Sarah Walton
  • Parmele, James Jefferson
  • Watkins, Thomas Alexander
  • Watkins, Letitia Ann Walton
  • Walton, William Martin
  • Walton, Newton Samuel
  • Walton, Early Watkins
  • Fitzgerald family
Organizations
  • Austin Ice Company
  • Cutting Cars
  • San Antonio Express
  • Clarke-Carter Automobile Company
  • United States. Patent Office
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Jackson (Mich.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
  • Dallas (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Automobiles
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.L.015
Dates: -
Creator: O'Quinn, Trueman E.; Porter, Jenny Lind; Hofer, Thelma Ethel; Austin History Center Association
Persons
  • Henry, O.
  • Hall, Gilman
  • Henry, Olivier
  • Hofer, Ethel
  • Jennings, Al
  • Morley, Christopher
  • O'Quinn, Kerry
  • O'Quinn, Trueman E.
  • Porter, Athol Estes
  • Porter, Jenny Lind
  • Porter, Margaret Worth Sartin
  • Porter, Sarah Lindsay Coleman
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Smoot, Lawrence K.
Organizations
  • First National Bank of Austin
  • Maddox Brothers and Anderson, Land Agents
  • Texas. General Land Office
Places
  • Asheville (N.C.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Columbus (Ohio)
  • Greensboro (N.C.)
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • La Salle County (Tex.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • American literature
  • Authors, American--19th century--Biography
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Journalism
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Lucie Clifts Price Papers

AR.Q.015
Dates: -
Creator: Price, Lucie Clifts
Persons
  • Milby family
  • Cornitius, Geraldine
  • Eanes family
  • Marshall family
  • Searcy family
  • Price, Lucie Clifts
  • Cornitius, Ernest E.
  • Flume family
Organizations
  • Travis County Rural Schools
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Public Schools--Texas--Travis County
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.S.008
Dates: -
Creator: Stayton, Robert W., Jr., 1886-1963
Persons
  • Stayton, Robert Weldon, Sr.
  • Stayton, Robert Weldon
  • Stayton, Jennie Vineyard
  • Stayton, Annie Robertson
  • Stayton, John W.
  • Stayton, Annie Louise
  • Stayton, George Kleberg
  • Stayton, Hallie Bremond
  • Evans, Nellie Robertson
  • Evans, George
  • Evans, A. D. (Druce)
  • Robertson, Randolph
  • Robertson, Richard
Organizations
  • Texas Bar Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States Civil Service Commission. Board of Legal Examiners
  • Texas Law Review Association
  • Kleberg & Stayton
  • University of Texas. School of Law
  • Texas Law Review Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Corpus Christi (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas
  • Courts--Texas
  • Civil procedure--Texas
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • Practice of law--Texas--History
  • Law--Study and teaching
  • Professional associations
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Robertson Family Papers

AR.U.007
Dates: -
Creator: Robertson family
Persons
  • Robertson, James Harvey
  • Robertson, John Benjamin (Ben)
  • Robertson, Joseph W.
  • Robertson, Julia Young
  • Robertson, Susan M.
  • Young, Stark
Organizations
  • American National Bank of Austin
  • Luthy Battery Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Real property--Texas
  • Investments
  • Practice of law--Texas--History
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Oil industries--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Julian K. Lyles Papers

AR.X.017
Dates: -
Creator: Lyles, Julian K.
Persons
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Johnson, Lynda
Organizations
  • American Airlines
  • Westchester Corporation
  • United States. Department of Commerce
  • University of Texas Law School
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Washington, D.C
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2015.022
Dates: -
Creator: Thomas, Luella Dean
Persons
  • Thomas, Luella Dean
  • Thomas, James Vinton
  • Thomas, Jay Vernon
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
  • California
  • Indiana
  • Colorado
Subjects
  • Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Photography
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2015.014
Dates: -
Creator: Smith, Frank Jacob, 1877-1962
Persons
  • Smith, Frank Jacob
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Arcadia (Tex.)
  • New Braunfels (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.037
Dates: -
Creator: Acosta, Belinda
Persons
  • Acosta, Belinda
  • Cisneros, Sandra
Organizations
  • Austin Chronicle
  • Austin American-Statesman
  • National Association of Latino Independent Producers
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
  • Omaha (Neb.)
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans--Fiction
  • Mexican American women in literature
  • Women and literature--United States
  • Mexican American women authors--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice