Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.2011.010
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
Persons
  • Arnold, Mary
  • Cousar, James
  • Eakle, Chris
  • Guttman, Walter
  • Kuehne, Hugo Franz
  • Schutze, Carl Ahrendt, Sr.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Plan Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Signs and signboards--Law and legislation--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.U.004
Dates: -
Creator: Goodman, Richard, 1949-2005
Persons
  • Goodman, Richard
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Levy, Mike
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Himmelblau, Betty J.
  • Mullen, Ron
  • Snell, Jimmy
  • Trevino, John
  • Deuser, Larry
  • Duncan, Roger
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Wendler, Ed, Jr.
Organizations
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Water and Wastewater Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Traffic and Transportation Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Cable Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Environmental Board
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Rainey Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Electric utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Cable television--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ people
  • Motorboat racing--Texas--Austin
  • Public works--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Health--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal budgets--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Mary Arnold Papers

AR.Z.020
Dates: -
Creator: Arnold, Mary, 1935-
Persons
  • Arnold, Mary
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Board
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Advance notice required
AR.2002.037
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Urban Renewal Agency
Persons
  • Golden, L. Wayne
  • Lurie, Leon
  • Chiles, John H.
  • Mosby, J. E.
  • Peason, Wesley
  • Sampler, Charles L.
  • Troiano, Lewis
  • Knickerbocker, Tom
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Urban Renewal Agency
  • Austin (Tex.). Redevelopment Authority
  • Blackshear Residents' Organization
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development
  • Historic buildings
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Urban renewal--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.012
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Design Commission
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Design Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Architecture--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Central business districts--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.002
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Boards and Commissions. Boards and Commissions Process Review Task Force
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Boards and Commissions. Boards and Commissions Process Review Task Force
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.015
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Downtown Commission
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Downtown Commission.
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.024
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Board
Persons
  • Kuehne, Hugo Franz
  • Caswell, William Thomas
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Board
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Advance notice required
AR.2008.009
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Community Development Commission
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Community Development Commission
  • Austin Housing Finance Corporation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.1993.001
Dates: -
Creator: Crenshaw, Roberta, 1914-2005
Persons
  • Dickson, Roberta
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Nichols, Dick
  • Akin, Harry
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Wilson, Jim Amos
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Palmer, Lester
  • Taniguchi, Alan Y.
  • Williams, William T. (William Thomas), Jr.
  • Shanks, Louis F.
  • St. John, Ed
  • Mathias, Vic
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Board
  • National Recreation and Park Association
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Conservation Foundation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Urban beautification--Texas--Austin
  • Women civic leaders--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site