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Austin (Tex.) Office of Bicentennial Affairs Records

AR.N.006
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Office of Bicentennial Affairs
Persons
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Office of Bicentennial Affairs
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and custom
  • Texas--Centennial celebrations, etc.
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
Format
  • Art
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Q.005
Dates: -
Creator: Travis Audubon Society
Persons
  • Greene, Magnolia Neighbors
  • Davis, Bradley
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Smith, Wilbur A.
  • Dawson, E. T.
Organizations
  • Travis Audubon Society
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Baker Sanctuary (Travis County, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Birds--Texas--Travis County
  • Habitat conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Endangered species--Texas--Austin
  • Wildlife refuges--Texas--Travis County
  • Ecology--Societies, etc.
  • Birding sites--Texas--Austin
  • Nature conservation
  • Bird watching
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Q.020
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Ethnic History Association (Austin, Tex.)
Persons
  • Hart, Katherine
  • Kocurek, Willie
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Simond, Ada DeBlanc
  • Widen, Carl T.
Organizations
  • Austin Ethnic History Association (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Office of Bicentennial Affairs
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Ethnic groups--Texas--Austin
  • Ethnicity--Texas--Austin
  • Folk festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
  • Societies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Z.021
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Aqua Festival
Persons
  • Mathias, Vic
  • St. John, Ed
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Albright, Glen
  • Archer, Bill
  • Balli, Sheryl
  • Bauchaman, Virginia
  • Bechtol, Hub
  • Braziel, John
  • Brown, Ken
  • Burns, Peaches
  • Butler, Beth
  • Butler, Elizabeth Ann
  • Byfield, George Ann
  • Dismukes, Bill
Organizations
  • Austin Aqua Festival
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Festivals--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • 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.2014.017
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Department
Persons
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Athletics
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Playgrounds
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.012
Dates: -
Creator: McCalla, Maline
Persons
  • McCalla, Maline
  • Butler, Roy Anderson
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Lebermann, Lowell H., Jr.
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
Organizations
  • Austin Ballet Theatre
  • Austin Bicentennial Commission
  • Paramount Theatre for the Performing Arts
  • Austin Sesquicentennial Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Texas--Annexation to the United States--Anniversaries, etc.
  • Texas--History--Revolution, 1835-1836--Anniversaries, etc.
  • Texas--Centennial celebrations, etc.
Subjects
  • Anniversaries--Texas
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1993.001
Dates: -
Creator: Crenshaw, Roberta
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