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Archives and Manuscripts Index

Browse and search an inventory of the Austin History Center’s archival collections. Where appropriate, click on the collection title to view the collection finding aid (a detailed description of the collection) hosted by Texas Archival Resources Online. These links will open the description in a new browser window.

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AR.P.001
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Police Department
Persons
  • Laws, R. Beverly
  • Adams, Nathan
  • Ainsworth, Miller
  • Akers, Mavrick
  • Clark, Nancy
  • Collins, Rip
  • Eggeling, Alvin
  • Garrison, James
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Littlepage, James N.
  • Maddox, Francis Marion
  • Miles, R. A.
  • Miller, Tom
  • Moore, Naomi
  • Morris, W. J.
  • Russell, W. C.
  • Seaholm, Walter
  • Stevenson, Coke R. (Coke Robert)
  • Taylor, Robert
  • Thorp, R. D.
  • Valentine, R. J.
  • Voight, Ed
  • Walker, Fred L.
  • Wheless, Hewitt T.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Police--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Crime--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.Z.036
Dates: -
Creator: Shipman, Sally, 1938-2007
Persons
  • Shipman, Sally
  • Carrasco, Jorge
  • Nofziger, Max
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Public Works
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Water and Wastewater Department
  • Austin (Tex.). City Manager's Office
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Real estate development--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Voting
  • Public utility districts--Texas--Austin
  • Annexation (Municipal government)--Texas--Austin
  • Electric utilities--Rates
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.009
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Firefighters' and Police Officers' Civil Service Commission
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Fire Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Firefighters' and Police Officers' Civil Service Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Civil service--Texas--Austin--Law and legislation
  • Fire departments--Texas--Austin
  • Law enforcement--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2005.015
Dates: -
Creator: Goodman, Jackie
Persons
  • Goodman, Jackie
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Olivares, Jesus
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Music Network
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Community Television
  • Austin Aqua Festival
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Public Works
  • Austin (Tex.). Traffic and Transportation Department
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Bull Creek (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Holly Power Plant (Austin, Tex.)
  • Seaholm Power Plant
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • Annexation (Municipal government)--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental policy--Texas
  • Gentrification--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Power-plants--Remodeling for other use
  • Public utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Political activity
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Water quality management--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2002.001
Dates: -
Creator: Lavergne, Gary M., 1955-
Persons
  • Lavergne, Gary M.
  • Whitman, Charles Joseph
  • Belachheb, Abdelkrim
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • University of North Texas Press
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Dallas (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Crime writing--Authorship
  • Homicide--Texas
  • Mass murder--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2000.002
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Police Department
Persons
  • Whitman, Charles Adolphus
  • Whitman, Charles Joseph
  • Whitman, Elizabeth M.
  • Whitman, Kathleen Frances
  • Martinez, Ramiro
  • McCoy, Houston
  • Speed, Billy
  • Ashton, Thomas
  • Carr, Thomas
  • Eckman, Thomas
  • Gabour, Jerome
  • Griffith, Karen
  • Lamport, Marguerite
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Needville (Tex.)
  • Lake Worth (Fla.)
Subjects
  • Mass murder--Texas--Austin--20th century
  • Mass shootings--Texas--Austin--20th century
  • School shootings--Texas--Austin--20th century
  • Criminal investigation
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2000.014
Dates: -
Creator: Dawson Neighborhood Association and Planning Team
Persons
  • Dodson, Donald
  • Garvey, Jerome
  • Haun, David
  • Heil, Robert
  • Smoot, Kelly
  • Karczewski, Sue
  • Medlin, Cynthia
  • Nehme, Eileen
Organizations
  • Dawson Neighborhood Association
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Fire Department
  • Austin Neighborhoods Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • Chestnut Neighborhood Association
  • City of Austin
  • East Cesar Chavez Neighborhood Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Alpine Road (Austin, Tex.)
  • Ben White Boulevard (Austin, Tex.)
  • Dawson Neighborhood (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Bouldin Creek and Watershed (Austin, Tex.)
  • Congress Avenue S. (Austin, Tex.)
  • Williamson Creek and Watershed (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bouldin Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • South Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Road drainage--Texas--Austin
  • Homelessness--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Highway planning--Environmental aspects--Texas
  • Neighborhoods--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Roy Hiller Papers

AR.1999.019
Dates: -
Creator: Hiller, Roy, 1936-1998
Persons
  • Hiller, Roy Mayo
  • Hiller, Clara
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Law enforcement--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin (Tex.). Director of Civil Service Records

AR.1991.082
Dates: -
Creator: Albrect, Frank
Persons
  • Albrecht, Frank
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Fire Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • Association of City Personnel & Civil Service Officials of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Civil service--Texas--Austin--Law and legislation
  • Fire departments--Texas--Austin
  • Law enforcement--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site