Archives and Manuscripts Index

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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 (United States : 1861-1865)
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). City Council. Margret Hofmann Records

AR.O.017
Dates: -
Creator: Hofmann, Margret, 1925-2012
Persons
  • Hofmann, Margret
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Nuclear power plants--Texas
  • Trees--Texas--Austin
  • Domestic Animals
  • Sidewalks
  • Express highways--Texas--Austin
  • Environmentalism--Texas--Austin
Format
  • 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 (Austin, 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
AR.W.003
Dates: -
Creator: Mather, Jean
Persons
  • Mather, Jean
  • Mather, Robert
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
  • Austin Tomorrow Ongoing Committee
  • South River City Citizens (Austin, Tex.)
  • Women's Environmental Coalition
  • We Care Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • South Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Cities and Towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community Development--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Societies, etc.
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Paul G. Gosselink Wild Basin Lawsuit Records

AR.X.018
Dates: -
Creator: Gosselink, Paul G.
Persons
  • Gosselink, Paul G.
  • Gosselink, Margaret
  • Ross, J. Richard
  • Ross, Sharon
Organizations
  • Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Wilderness areas--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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.2014.016
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Environmental Board
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Citizens Board of Natural Resources and Environmental Quality
  • Austin (Tex.). Environmental Board
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Watershed management--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning law--Texas--Austin
  • Air quality--Texas
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site, Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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

Theodore Siff Papers

AR.2010.031
Dates: -
Creator: Siff, Theodore
Persons
  • Siff, Ted
Organizations
  • Balcones Canyonlands Conservation Plan (Tex.)
  • Texas Our Texas
  • Creating Common Ground
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Habitat conservation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Advance notice required
AR.2013.004
Dates: -
Creator: Black, Sinclair
Persons
  • Black, Sinclair
  • Hofmann, Margret
  • Friedman, Jeff
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Office of Bicentennial Affairs
  • Coalition of Austin Neighborhoods
  • Environmental Conservatory of Austin and Central Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • MoPac Boulevard
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Shoal Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Waller Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Conservation of natural resources--Texas--Austin
  • Rivers--Texas--Austin
  • Roads--Texas--Austin
  • Creeks
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site