Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.2013.018
Dates: -
Creator: Wu family
Persons
  • Wu, Peter
  • Wu, Pearl
  • Wu, Chen-Chen
  • Wu, Ryan
Organizations
  • Austin Taiwanese Association
  • Austin Taiwanese School
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Taiwanese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Asian Americans--Political Participation
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2012.029
Dates: -
Creator: Fifer, Susan
Persons
  • Fifer, Susan
  • Olivarez, Alegria
  • Barnes, Marites
  • Baumgart, Raylene
  • Pisuena, Roscell
  • Knezevich, Joy
  • Watson, Kirk
Organizations
  • Austin Filipino-American Association
  • Network of Asian American Organizations
  • Asian American Resource Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Asian American Chamber of Commerce (Tex.)
  • Austin Hindu Temple
  • Asian Family Support Services of Austin
  • Seton Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Philippines
Subjects
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Filipino Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Medicine--Texas--Travis County--History
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2012.021
Dates: -
Creator: Chan, David, 1927-2012
Persons
  • Chan, David
Organizations
  • Texas Asian Chamber of Commerce
  • Austin Opera
  • Walter Long Center
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Asian American business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Asian Americans--Societies, etc.
  • Burmese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Political Participation
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.048
Dates: -
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons
  • Bui, Nancy
Organizations
  • Vietnamese American Heritage Foundation
  • Holy Martyrs Vietnamese Catholic Church
  • Vietnamese Culture and Science Association
  • Linh-Son Buddhist Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Vietnamese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Buddhist shrines
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Refugees--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2009.056
Dates: -
Creator: Nguyen family
Persons
  • Nguyen, An
  • Nguyen, Phong
  • Nguyen, Tina
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Saigon (Vietnam)
  • Vietnam--History
Subjects
  • Vietnamese American families
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Refugees--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2008.005
Dates: -
Creator: Wong family
Persons
  • Wong, R. C. (Rose Chin)
  • Wong, Fred
  • Wong, Mitchel
  • Flowers, Ellen Kay
  • Luther, Linda
Organizations
  • New China Food Market
  • Tak Hom Foods (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Chelsea (Mass.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Asian Americans
  • Chinese Americans--Texas--History
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Groceries--Texas--Austin
  • Chinese American grocers
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2005.015
Dates: -
Creator: Goodman, Jackie
Persons
  • Goodman, Jackie
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Olivares, Jesus
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Music Network
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Community Television
  • Austin Aqua Festival
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Public Works
  • Austin (Tex.). Traffic and Transportation Department
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Bull Creek (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Holly Power Plant (Austin, Tex.)
  • Seaholm Power Plant
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • Annexation (Municipal government)--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental policy--Texas
  • Gentrification--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Power-plants--Remodeling for other use
  • Public utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Political activity
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Water quality management--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1992.027
Dates: -
Creator: Youngquist, Arvid T.
Persons
  • Youngquist, Arvid
  • Youngquist, Harold
Organizations
  • Austin Travis County Mental Health-Mental Retardation Center
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Honolulu (Hawaii)
Subjects
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Japanese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2018.042
Dates: -
Creator: Saheli (Organization)
Persons
  • Agnes, Flavia
  • Annamalai, Thenammai
  • Chakravorty, Indira
  • Desai, Shakuntala
  • Dhawan, Poonam
  • Ghosh, Samira
  • Gondhalekar, Veena
  • Ernest, Felicia
  • Ernest, Harishini
  • Kambhampati, Susila
  • Kumar, Natasha
  • Mahajan, Romi
  • Mahajan, Swadesh
  • Mehta, Monica
  • Mehta, Mridula
  • Mehta, Nipa
  • Misra, Mamata
  • Misra-Graver, Dula
  • Mohamed, Haneef
  • Mok, Amy Wong
  • Naimpally, Anuradha
  • Niyogi, Nivedita
  • Olievelle, Suman
  • Phan, Linda
  • Poore, Grace
  • Rahman, Arvind
  • Shah, Parul
  • Shah, Sona
  • Sinha, Shipra
  • Sudarshan, Bhamathi
  • Sutaria, Kalpana
  • Vin, Neha
  • Wilson, K. J. (Karen J.)
  • Wyse, Reema
Organizations
  • Asian Family Support Services of Austin
  • Center for Battered Women (Austin, Tex.)
  • Manavi (Organization)
  • SafePlace (Austin, Tex. : Firm)
  • Saheli (Organization)
  • Texas Council on Family Violence
  • Trikone-Tejas
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • India
  • New Brunswick (N.J.)
  • Sri Lanka
Subjects
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Family violence
  • Human rights--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ people
  • Nonprofit organizations--Texas--Austin
  • Same-sex partner abuse
  • Social movements--Texas--Austin--History
  • South Asian Americans--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Social conditions
  • Women’s rights--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Available on-site