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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.E.001
Dates: -
Creator: Coleman, James M., 1906-1960
Persons
  • Coleman, James M.
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Medicine--Texas--Travis County--History
  • Physicians--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

William Dunlap Hunter Papers

AR.E.003
Dates: -
Creator: Hunter, William
Persons
  • Hunter, William Dunlap
Organizations
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Manor (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Cotton gins and ginning--Texas
  • Grocers--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.G.003
Dates: -
Creator: United States Works Projects Administration, Texas District No. 9
Persons
Organizations
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Work Projects Administration. Texas District No. 9
  • Texas Historical Records Survey
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • West Avenue School (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Church
  • Federal aid to community development--Texas--Austin
  • Archival surveys--Texas
  • African American students
  • Depressions--1929--Texas
  • Mexican American students--Texas--Austin
  • Public service employment--Texas
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin--History
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

John Robert Williams Texana Collection

AR.H.007
Dates: -
Creator: Williams, John Robert
Persons
  • Williams, James Robert
  • Dienst, Alexander
  • McCall, John David
  • Pearce, James Edwin
  • Swisher, John Milton
  • Pease, E. M. (Elisha Marshall)
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • Nalle, Oida Ferguson
  • Armijo, Manuel
  • DeGress, Jacob C.
  • DeMorse, Charles
  • Johnston, Albert Sidney
Organizations
  • Texas. State Department of Education
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas. Supreme Court
  • University of Texas
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Texas Co-operative Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Army
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Waco, (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Texas--Politics and government
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Voting--Texas
  • Taxation
  • Governors
  • Postal service
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Legal briefs
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.H.008
Dates: -
Creator: Hart family
Persons
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Meriweather, Carrie
  • Hart, William de Normandie
  • Hart, James Hill
  • Hart, Nannie Strother Furman
  • Jagou, Helen Furman
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Hart, Katherine
Organizations
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Austin History Center
  • Daughters of the American Colonists
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas State Historical Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Travis County (Tex.). Historic Landmarks Commision
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Mexico City
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Universities and colleges--Texas
  • Government--Texas
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Men--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

John Dowell Lunacy Trial Papers

AR.H.055
Dates: -
Creator: Travis County Clerk's Office
Persons
  • Dowell, John
Organizations
  • Travis County (Tex.). County Clerk
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Courts--Texas
  • Civil procedure--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.J.005
Dates: -
Creator: Travis County Superintendent of Schools Office
Persons
  • Feltar, Rosalia
Organizations
  • Travis County (Tex.). Common School District
  • Travis County (Tex.). Public Schools
  • Travis County (Tex.). School Superintendent
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Education--Texas--Travis County
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Rural schools
Format
  • 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.U.006
Dates: -
Creator: Wolf family; East family
Persons
  • Bouldin, Nita Mitchell
  • Bouldin, Vida Mitchell -1977
  • East, Alvin
  • East, Leonard C.
  • East, Vida Henderson
  • Miller, Tom
  • Wolf, Charles
  • Wolf, Jewell East Mitchell
  • Wolf, Oswald G.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Chas. Wolf Store
  • L. East Produce Company
  • Order of the Eastern Star
  • Texas Industrial Loan Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Brisbane (Qld.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Tom Miller Dam (Austin, Tex.)
  • Seaholm Power Plant
Subjects
  • Agriculture--Poultry
  • Dams--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Grocery trade--Accounting
  • Municipal courts--Texas--Austin
  • Public housing--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Real property--Texas
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
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