Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.L.015
Dates: -
Creator: O'Quinn, Trueman E.; Porter, Jenny Lind; Hofer, Thelma Ethel; Austin History Center Association
Persons
  • Henry, O.
  • Hall, Gilman
  • Henry, Olivier
  • Hofer, Ethel
  • Jennings, Al
  • Morley, Christopher
  • O'Quinn, Kerry
  • O'Quinn, Trueman E.
  • Porter, Athol Estes
  • Porter, Jenny Lind
  • Porter, Margaret Worth Sartin
  • Porter, Sarah Lindsay Coleman
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Smoot, Lawrence K.
Organizations
  • First National Bank of Austin
  • Maddox Brothers and Anderson, Land Agents
  • Texas. General Land Office
Places
  • Asheville (N.C.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Columbus (Ohio)
  • Greensboro (N.C.)
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • La Salle County (Tex.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • American literature
  • Authors, American--19th century--Biography
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Journalism
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Maddox Brothers Records

AR.R.019
Dates: -
Creator: Maddox Brothers
Persons
  • Maddox, Edward Finnian
  • Maddox, Francis Marion
  • Whitlock, Ione
  • Maddox, Ada May
  • Henry, O.
  • Patterson, J. B.
Organizations
  • Maddox Brothers and Anderson, Land Agents.
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy. Texas Division
  • American Legion. Auxiliary
Places
  • Texas--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Real estate business--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Patriotic societies
  • Courts--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1997.007
Dates: -
Creator: Sheffield, Beverly
Persons
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Henry, O.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Community Foundation
  • Save Barton Creek Association
  • Save Our Springs Coalition
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Deep Eddy Swimming Pool (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Salamanders--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2006.039
Creator: unknown
Persons
  • Jennings, Al
  • Henry, O.
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Love, Jack
  • Garst, Ed
Organizations
  • Ohio Penitentiary (Columbus, Ohio)
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • The North American (Philadelphia, Penn.)
Places
  • Ohio
  • Denver (Colo.)
  • Tazwell County (Vir.)
Subjects
  • Prisoners--Social conditions
  • Prisons
  • American literature
  • Short stories, American
  • Authors, American--19th century--Biography
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2001.001
Dates: -
Creator: Barentine, J. P., III
Persons
  • Barentine, Joseph Powell
  • Freeman, D. C.
  • Agnew, Andrew A.
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Henry, O.
Organizations
  • Capitol City Abstract Co.
  • Gracy Title Company
  • Herrera Ornamental Iron Works
Places
  • 3rd Street E. 606 (Austin, Tex.)
  • 3rd Street E. 610 (Austin, Tex)
  • 3rd Street E 600 block
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Subjects
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2001.014
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Office of the City Clerk
Persons
  • Garza, Jose
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Henry, O.
  • Whitman, Charles Joseph
Organizations
  • African American Chamber of Commerce (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
  • Citizen's Advisory Committee for Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Mexican-American Chamber of Commerce of Travis County
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Downtown Revitalization Task Force
  • Austin (Tex.). City Clerk's Office
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Bergstrom Air Force Base (Tex.)
  • East Austin Youth Center
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Land titles--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Trueman O'Quinn Family Papers

AR.1998.006
Dates: -
Creator: O'Quinn, Trueman
Persons
  • O'Quinn, Trueman E.
  • O'Quinn, Hazel Hedick
  • O'Quinn, Kerry
  • O'Quinn, Trueman, Jr.
  • Hedick, Era Allen
  • Hedick, John David
  • Allen, G. H.
  • Allen, Lena
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Henry, O.
Organizations
  • Lone Star Steel Company
  • Daily Texan
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Biography
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Landscape photography
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2016.040
Dates: -
Creator: Langford, Gerald
Persons
  • Henry, O.
  • Langford, Gerald
Organizations
Places
  • 6th Street (Austin, Tex.)--History
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings
  • Austin (Tex.)--History--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Photographers--Texas--Austin
  • Authors, American--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site