Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.2012.034
Dates: -
Creator: Hofmann, Margret, 1925-2012
Persons
  • Hofmann, Margret
  • Hofmann, Otto
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Power resources--Texas--Austin
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Peace
  • Trees--Texas--Austin
  • Environmentalism--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Society of Friends
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2001.004
Dates: -
Creator: Fath, Shudde
Persons
  • Fath, Shudde
  • Bradley, Gary
  • Frederick, David
  • Mariotti, Ray
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Fath, Conrad
  • Grulke, Brent
  • Allen, Phoebe
  • Arnold, Mary
Organizations
  • Save Barton Creek Association
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • FM Properties
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • River City Coordinating Council
  • Texas Employment Commission
  • Lumbermen's Investment Corporation
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Electric Utility Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Austin Energy
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Hays County (Tex.)
  • Sand Beach Reserve (Austin, Tex.)
  • Lady Bird Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Roberta Reed Crenshaw Overlook (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City planning--Environmental aspects--Texas--Austin
  • Creeks--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Pipelines--Environmental aspects--Texas
  • Sex discrimination in employment--Law and legislation
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Voting--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Susan Toomey Frost Papers

AR.1992.011
Dates: -
Creator: Frost, Susan Toomey
Persons
  • Frost, Susan Toomey
  • Arnold, Mary
  • Barnstone, Robert
  • Carrasco, Jorge
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Humphrey, George
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Trevino, John
  • Washington, Joe
  • McHone, Mike
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Community Television
  • Austin Parks and Recreation Policy Advisory Committee
  • Town Lake Park Alliance
  • Austin Neighborhoods Council
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • We Care Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Sand Beach Researve (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Convention facilities--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Community leadership
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Political activity
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Real estate development--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2017.035
Dates: -
Creator: Piltz, Rick, 1943-2014
Persons
  • Piltz, Rick
  • Switzer, Tony
  • Robbins, T. Paul
  • Hayden, Lynn
Organizations
  • Texas Mobilization for Survival
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign
  • Nuclear Weapons Education Fund
  • Alternatives to War Project (Austin, Tex.)
  • Split Rail Inn (Austin, Tex.)
  • Citizens Against Death Penalty
  • American Friends Service Committee
  • Nuclear Weapons Education Fund
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Power resources--Texas--Austin
  • Nuclear power plants--Texas
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Political participation
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Nuclear disarmament
  • Antinuclear movement
  • Nuclear weapons--Public opinion
  • Nuclear power plants--Public opinion
  • Political participation
  • Power resources--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.032
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Resource Recovery
Persons
  • Carnes, Freddy
  • Hagins, Megan
  • Chapa, Dia
  • Jones, Marilyn
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Solid Waste Services Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Austin Resource Recovery
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Refuse and refuse disposal--Texas--Austin
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)--Texas--Austin
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)--Study and teaching--Activity programs
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)--Citizen participation
  • School recycling programs
Format
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Available on-site
AR.2017.028
Dates: -
Creator: Maxwell, Mary Gay
Persons
  • Maxwell, Mary Gay
  • Neely, Mary Ann
  • Jenkins, Julie
  • Carter, Marilla
Organizations
  • Waterfront Overlay Task Force (Austin, Tex.)
  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
  • Austin (Tex.). Environmental Board
  • Hill Country Foundation
  • Austin (Tex.). Watershed Protection Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Austin Water
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Parkhouse Tract (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Plateau (Tex.)
  • Walnut Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Onion Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Slaughter Creek (Tex.)
  • Bull Creek (Tex.)
  • Water Treatment Plant #4 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Balcones Canyonlands Preserve (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Circle C (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Watershed management--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning law--Texas--Austin
  • Air quality--Texas
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Creeks
  • Rivers--Texas--Austin
  • Endangered species--Texas--Austin
  • Habitat conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Water quality management
  • Water treatment plants
  • Nature trails--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2018.022
Dates: -
Creator: Denney, Richard
Persons
  • Denney, Richard
  • West, Marvalene
Organizations
  • Austin Area Garden Center
  • Bergstrom Air Force Base (Tex.)
  • Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Texas at Austin. Computation Center
  • University of Texas at Austin. Department of Computer Sciences
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Documentary photography
  • Floods
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Technology
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site

Rene Barrera Papers

AR.2020.028
Dates: -
Creator: Barrera, Louis Rene
Persons
  • Barrera, Louis Rene
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Blunn Creek Nature Preserve (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Environmental protection--Texas—Austin
  • Habitat conservation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
Access: Available on-site