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

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.2014.032
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

Austin (Tex.). Watershed Protection and Development Department Records

AR.2009.054
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Watershed Protection and Development Department
Persons
  • Nichols, Belia
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Watershed Protection Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Watershed management--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin--History
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2005.043
Dates: -
Creator: Zarker, Ken
Persons
  • Zarker, Ken
  • Hightower, Jim
Organizations
  • Citizens Against Ruining the Environment
  • Earth First! (Organization)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Forests and forestry
  • Global warming
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2001.005
Dates: -
Creator: Clark, Jenny
Persons
  • Clark, Jenny
Organizations
  • Save Barton Creek Association
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Austin Community Television
  • We Care Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer Conservation District (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Wildlife conservation--Texas
  • Endangered species--Texas
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Genetically modified foods
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Available on-site, Access: Some portions may require advance notice