Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.2016.004
Dates: -
Creator: Sanchez, Marion
Persons
  • Sanchez, Marion
Organizations
  • Estilo Communications
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Chicanos
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
  • Latinos--Texas--Austin
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Social life and customs
  • Mexican American arts
  • Mexican American business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Minority business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Nonprofit organizations--Texas--Austin
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin
  • School Boards--Texas--Austin
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Pfeifer Music Company Records

AR.2014.006
Dates: -
Creator: Pfeifer Music Company
Persons
  • Pfeifer, R. A.
Organizations
  • Pfeifer Music Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
Subjects
  • Music stores
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2016.015
Dates: -
Creator: Los Outsiders (Austin, Tex.)
Persons
  • Archuleta, Federico
  • Castillo, Jaime Salvador
  • García, Michael Anthony
  • Harrington, Robert Jackson
  • Hernandez, Hector
  • Houston, Ora Elliot
Organizations
  • ArtPlace America
  • Asian American Resource Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Cultural Arts Division
  • Austin (Tex.). Economic Development Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Art in Public Places
  • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Civic Arts (Austin, Tex.)
  • David Chapel Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Fisterra Studios (Austin, Tex.)
  • Franklin Barbecue (Austin, Tex.)
  • George Washington Carver Museum (Austin, Tex.)
  • GO Collaborative (Austin, Tex.)
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Long Horn Meat (Austin, Tex.)
  • Los Outsiders (Austin, Tex.)
  • Nubian Queen (Austin, Tex.)
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Public City (Austin, Tex.)
  • Roland's Soul Food (Austin, Tex.)
  • Salvage Vanguard Theater (Austin, Tex.)
  • Sam's BBQ (Austin, Tex.)
  • Space 12 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Star of Texas Fair & Rodeo (Austin, Tex.)
  • True Home Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Victory Grill (Austin, Tex.)
  • Vortex Repertory Company
Places
  • African American Cultural Heritage District (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Dobson Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Dr. Charles E. Urdy Plaza (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Windsor Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Church
  • Community arts projects--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American arts
  • Minority business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Portrait photography
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
  • Street art--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). Small and Minority Business Resources Department Poster

AR.2009.065
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Small and Minority Business Resources Department
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Small and Minority Business Resources Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Restaurant management
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Advance notice required
AR.2008.001
Dates: -
Creator: Business Success Center
Persons
  • Diener, Daniel
  • Evatt, Dixie
  • Palmer, Martin
  • Ruiz, Crispin
  • Triplett, Jan F. (Jan Frances)
Organizations
  • Business Success Center
  • Diener Triplett & Associates
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

John W. Whitley Papers

AR.2018.033
Dates: -
Creator: Whitley, John W.
Persons
  • Whitley, John W.
  • Johnson, Vernest
Organizations
  • John W. Whitley's Ten Talent Shops (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Genealogy
  • African American business enterprises
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Advance notice required
AR.2019.026
Dates: -
Creator: St. Edward's University (Austin, Tex.). Austin Documentary Photography Project
Persons
  • Skelley, Anna
  • Ayala, Mauro Alberto Ruiz
  • Pierce, Sean
  • McGrain, Ashley
  • Hadden, Juliana Rae
  • Girismen, Deniz
  • Dawson, Kaitlyn
  • Cunningham, Ryan
  • Cox, Cassidie
  • Armstrong, Brayden
  • Amezcua, Sabrina Lucia
  • Alba, Ariah
Organizations
  • St. Edward's University (Austin, Tex.)
  • Alamo Drafthouse
  • Austin Natural Burial
  • Congregation Agudas Achim
  • King-Tears Mortuary
  • Sitagu Buddha Vihara
  • Nueces Mosque
  • Austin Gudwara
  • Hyde Park Theatre
  • Salvage Vanguard Theater (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Photographers--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhoods--Texas--Austin
  • Documentary photography
  • Architecture--Texas--Austin
  • Judaism--Texas--Austin
  • Buddhism--Texas--Austin
  • Sikhism--Texas--Austin
  • Islam--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
Access: Advance notice required