Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.W.001
Dates: -
Creator: Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth, 1920-1999
Persons
  • Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth
  • Hamilton, Edward Rhodes
  • Schmidt, May Irene Hamilton
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Nofziger, Max
  • Andrade, Erasmo Wilivaldo
  • Richards, Ann
Organizations
  • Mathews Community School
  • Maplewood Community School Advisory Council
  • Brooke Community School
  • Rosedale/Brykerwoods Community Schools
  • Clarksville/West End Jazz & Arts Festival
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.). Jail Overcrowding Task Force
  • Austin/Travis County Senior Luncheon Program
  • Retired Senior Volunteer Program (U.S.)
  • Stimulating the Neighborhood Action Process
  • Community Education Consortium (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Community Education Association
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Errants
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Community schools--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Jails--Overcrowding--Texas--Travis County
  • Alternatives to imprisonment--Texas--Travis County
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Elections--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Thom Prentice Papers

AR.Z.017
Dates: -
Creator: Prentice, Thom
Persons
  • Prentice, Thom
  • Prentice, Thomas S.
Organizations
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Independent Bankers Association
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Daily Newspaper Association
  • Austin (Tex.). Communications and Public Information Office
  • Virginia Press Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Richmond (Va.)
Subjects
  • Journalism, High School--Texas--Austin
  • Journalism--Study and teaching
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Journalists--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
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

Drew Julian Papers

AR.2015.027
Dates: -
Creator: Julian, Drew
Persons
  • Julian, Drew
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Yarborough, Ralph Webster
Organizations
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Campaign paraphernalia--Collectors and collecting
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Stuart and Emma Long Papers

AR.2011.005
Creator: Long, Stuart, 1913-1977; Long, Emma, 1912-2011
Persons
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Long, Stuart
Organizations
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Long News Service
  • Texas. Legislature
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Journalism--Texas
  • Political parties
  • Reporters and reporting
  • Newspaper publishing
  • News agencies
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2011.007
Dates: -
Creator: Long, Emma Jackson, 1912-2011
Persons
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Long, Stuart
Organizations
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Human rights--Texas--Austin
  • Civil Rights--United States
  • Transportation
  • Urban renewal
  • Local telephone service
  • Zoning
  • Wages--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Voting Precinct 421 Records

AR.1991.037
Dates: -
Creator: Voting Precinct 421
Persons
  • Schneider, F. Ralph
  • Schneider, J.P. (Jacob Peter)
Organizations
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.). Convention
  • Democratic Party (U.S.)
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Political conventions--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site