Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.Z.018
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Lesbian/Gay Political Caucus
Persons
  • Fitzsimmons, Gary
  • Johnson, Donna
  • Maxey, Glen
  • Prevost, Marvin, E.
  • Scott, Scotty
  • Thomas, Steve
  • Zumbrun, Janna
Organizations
  • Austin Lesbian/Gay Political Caucus
  • Austinites for a Responsive Government (Tex.)
  • Citizens for a United Austin
  • Austin Citizens for Decency
  • Democratic Party (Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • LGBTQ people
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Social reformers--Texas
  • Gays--Political activity
  • AIDS (Disease)--Prevention
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin--Law and legislation
  • Discrimination in employment
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Political participation
  • Pressure groups
  • Voter registration
  • Pressure groups
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.002
Dates: -
Creator: Runte, Beck
Persons
  • Runte, Beck
Organizations
  • BookWoman (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Lambda
  • Austin Lesbian/Gay Political Caucus
  • Lone Star Lesbians
  • AIDS Services of Austin (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • LGBTQ people
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2010.022
Dates: -
Creator: Davis, Lisa
Persons
  • Davis, Lisa
  • Breslauer, David
Organizations
  • Associated Press
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Photographers--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ people
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.060
Dates: -
Creator: Spaeth, Mark
Persons
  • Spaeth, Mark
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Waterloo Counseling Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Harlem Taxicab Company (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin Chicano Economic Development Corporation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • LGBTQ people
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2000.023
Dates: -
Creator: Zumbrun, Janna
Persons
  • Zumbrun, Janna
Organizations
  • Citizens for a United Austin
  • Austin Lesbian/Gay Political Caucus
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin--Law and legislation
  • Lesbians--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ people
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1992.006
Dates: -
Creator: Dyer, Doug. 1942-1991
Persons
  • Dyer, Doug
  • Caine, Michael
Organizations
  • Esther's Follies (Theater company)
  • Safe Sex Players
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Theater--Texas--Austin
  • Playwriting
  • LGBTQ people
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
  • Theater programs
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Karen Stewart Papers

AR.2016.067
Dates: -
Creator: Stewart, Karen
Persons
  • Stewart, Karen
  • Lansdale, Sunny
  • Smith, Sue
  • Warren, Louise M.
  • Martin, Michelle
  • Battles, Lisa
Organizations
  • Austin Lambda
  • Center for Battered Women (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Coalition Against Abuse in Lesbian Relationships
  • Texas Council on Family Violence
  • Mother's Legal Defense Fund
  • National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (U.S.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • LGBTQ people
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Lesbians--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Women--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Intimate partner violence
  • Abused women--Texas--Austin
  • Lesbian mothers
  • Same-sex partner abuse
  • Lesbian partner abuse
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). Boards and Commissions. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Quality of Life Advisory Commission Records

AR.2017.021
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LBGTQ) Quality of Life Advisory Commission
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LBGTQ) Quality of Life Advisory Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Human rights--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ people
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2017.023
Dates: -
Creator: Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Human rights--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ people
  • Gays--Texas--Austin--Social conditions
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice