Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.H.022
Dates: -
Creator: Heard, Daniel
Persons
  • Heard, Daniel
Organizations
Places
  • Williamson County (Tex.)
  • Texas--Emigration and immigration
Subjects
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • Swedish Americans--Texas--History
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Donnan Family Papers

AR.K.008
Dates: -
Creator: Donnan family
Persons
  • Johnson, Gustave
  • Shapard, Lilla Donnan
  • Test, Nellie Ward Donnan
  • Donnan, John Knox, Jr.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Fisher, Rebecca Jane Gilleland
Organizations
  • Spillar Crude Oil Stove Co. (Austin, Tex.)
  • Salvation Army
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Children's Home (Austin, Tex.)
  • Glorietta Mining Co. (Austin, Tex.)
  • Chicksaw Oil Company (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Real property
  • Freemasonry
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Fraternal organizations
  • Stock certificates
  • Swedish Americans--Texas--History
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Swante Palm Papers

AR.N.003
Dates: -
Creator: Palm, Swante, 1815-1899
Persons
  • Palm, Swante
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Book collectors--Texas--Austin
  • Swedish Americans--Texas--History
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Gustav Palm Papers

AR.P.006
Dates: -
Creator: Palm, Gustav, 1807-1897
Persons
  • Palm, Gustav
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • 1401 San Jacinto Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Swedish Americans--Texas--History
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Jewelry Trade
  • Immigrants--Texas
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.R.009
Dates: -
Creator: Texas Wesleyan Foundation
Persons
  • Patterson, J. M.
  • Olander, O. E.
  • Lindstrum, O. F.
  • Callaway, J. S.
  • Carlson, David G.
  • Free, August
  • Westerburg, R. T.
Organizations
  • Texas Wesleyan Foundation
  • Texas Wesleyan College
  • Texas Wesleyan Academy
  • Texas Women's College
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
  • Fort Worth (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Swedish Americans--Texas--History
  • Private schools--Texas--Austin
  • Methodist Church--Education--Texas--Austin
  • Schools--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2003.032
Dates: -
Creator: Elroy Farmer's Gin Company
Persons
  • Nelson, E. T.
  • Nelson, Knut
  • Wissen, Emil
Organizations
  • Swedish Farmers Gin Company
  • Elroy Farmer's Gin Company
Places
  • Elroy (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Agriculture
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Cotton gins and ginning
  • Swedish Americans--Texas--History
  • Farm life--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site