Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.002
Dates: -
Creator: Fisher, Rebecca Jane Gilleland, 1831-1926
Persons
  • Fisher, Rebecca Jane Gilleland
  • Blandford, Rebecca J. Fisher
  • Davis, Pearl Calhoun
  • Gilleland, Johnstone
  • Gilleland, Mary Barbour
  • Gilleland, William McCalla
  • Fisher, Orceneth
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Little, Henry Morrow
  • Little, Fannie Blanford
  • Graf, Clara Sue
  • Neff, Pat Morris
  • Highsmith, B. F.
  • Noble, Fannie Fisher
  • Noble, Franklin M.
Organizations
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Philadelphia (Penn.)
  • Refugio County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Indians of North America--Texas
  • Native Americans
  • Missionaries
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.D.007
Dates: -
Creator: Bartholomew, Eugene Carlos, 1839-1923
Persons
  • Bartholomew, Eugene Carlos
  • Hawley, George Cressey
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Hillsdale College
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas. State Department of Education
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Hanover (Mich.)
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.F.007
Dates: -
Creator: Bertram family
Persons
  • Bertram, Rudolph
  • Bertram, Richard W.
  • Bracher, Selma Schneider
  • Bracher, Gus
  • Bertram, Oscar Richard
  • Schneider, Max
  • Schneider, Victor
  • Huppertz, Charles
  • Huppertz, Emmie
  • Bertram, Emmy
Organizations
  • St. Edward's University (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin & Northwestern Railroad Company
  • Austin Typographical Union No. 138 (Austin, Tex.)
  • A.C. Baldwin & Sons (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Saengerrunde
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Bertra (Tex.)
  • Rosewood (Austin, Tex.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Soldiers--Texas
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Carrington Family Papers

AR.H.001
Dates: -
Creator: Carrington family
Persons
  • Carrington, Evelyn Maurine
  • Carrington, Maude Dillon
  • Carrington, Bertha Gray
  • Hill, William Hickman
  • Carrington, Robert Emmitt
  • Carrington, Leonidas Davis
  • Carrington, Martha Hickman Hill
  • Gray, George Edwin
  • McArthur, Gladys
Organizations
  • L.D. Carrington and Company
  • Capitol National Bank
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Edinburgh (Scotland)
  • Carrington-Covert House (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

William R. and Mary Naomi Lattin Lount Papers

AR.L.005
Dates: -
Creator: Lount, William R.
Persons
  • Lount, Mary Naomi Lattin
  • Lount, William R.
  • Lubbock, Adele Baron
  • Baker, William Mumford
Organizations
Places
  • Galveston (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Jacob Bickler Family Papers

AR.Y.005
Dates: -
Creator: Bickler, Jacob, 1849-1902
Persons
  • Bickler, Jacob
  • Bickler, George
  • Bickler, Harry
  • Bickler, Jacob, Jr.
  • Bickler, Martha Lungkwitz
  • Bickler, Max Hermann
  • Bickler, Ralph
  • Bickler, Viola
  • Pittenger, Katherine Bickler
  • Swenson, Jennie Bickler
  • Burleson, Emma Kyle
Organizations
  • Bickler Academy
  • Texas German and English Academy
  • Texas State Teachers Association
  • Texas Military Academy
  • Texas. Supreme Court
  • Travis Audubon Society
  • Texas Ornithological Society
  • Texas State Genealogical Society
  • Texas Hall of Fame for Educators
Places
  • Austin (Tex)--Genealogy
  • Galveston (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Private schools--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
  • German Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Natural history
  • Naturalists--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2012.009
Dates: -
Creator: Hegman, J. J.
Persons
  • Hegman, J. J.
Organizations
  • Ritz Theatre (Austin, Tex.)
  • Queen Theater
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Temple (Tex.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Theater--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2016.016
Dates: -
Creator: Giffin, Roger
Persons
  • Giffin, Roger
  • Pease, E. M. (Elisha Marshall)
  • Pease, Lucadia Christiana Niles
Organizations
  • State of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Education
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Governors--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.066
Dates: -
Creator: Jones, Hubert
Persons
  • Jones, Hubert
  • Alexander
  • Baker
  • Betram
  • Bowden
  • Davis
  • Dowau
  • Drue
  • Kirby
  • Kirk
  • Lancaster
  • Larubent
  • Lincoln
  • Long
  • Newsome
  • Nix
  • Robinson
  • Savage
  • Smith
  • Spence
  • Teagarten
  • Todd
  • Whitaker
Organizations
  • Austin House
  • Buckeye Barrell House Saloon
  • Charles Ohrndorf Grocery
  • Churchill Brothers Tinshop
  • City Drugs
  • Driskill Hotel
  • First National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Eastern Star
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • John Bremond and Company
  • Isaac Stein China Glass and Crockery
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas State Capitol (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Bee County (Tex.)
  • Dallas County (Tex.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Mexico
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Agriculture
  • Aeronautics--Airplanes
  • Animals
  • Boats and boating
  • Railroad bridges
  • Dams--Texas--Austin
  • Groceries
  • Public schools
  • Transportation
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2008.007
Dates: -
Creator: Hamner family
Persons
  • Hamner, Edward
  • Hamner, Susan Smith
  • Hamner, Edwin D.
  • Hamner, Emma Ruth
  • Smith, J. Lyle
  • Smith, Harriet Frances
  • Smith, Sarah
Organizations
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Hyde Park Christian Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Scottish Rite (Masonic Order)
  • University of Texas at Austin. College of Business Administration
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Huntsville (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Subjects
  • Texas--History--Republic, 1836-1846
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site