Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.H.024
Dates: -
Creator: Hirshfeld, Henry, 1834-1911
Persons
  • Hirshfeld, Henry
  • Hirshfeld, Jennie Melasky
  • Hirshfeld, Morris
  • Hirshfeld, Caroline
  • Hirshfeld, Laura
  • Hirshfeld, Samuel
  • Hirshfeld, Jacob
  • Bernheim, Leila Hirshfeld
  • Bernheim, Henry Hirshfeld
  • Hanna, Marie Hirshfeld Bernheim
  • Frees, Rosa Hirshfeld
  • Free, William Jacob
  • Frees, Miriam Hirshfeld
  • Porter, Athol Estes
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • Allan Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Driskill Hotel
  • B. Melasky & Son (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hirshfeld, Gratz & Company
  • Hirshfeld and Anderson (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hood Seminary (Austin, Tex.)
  • Miss Numbers School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Richardson Academy
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Congress Avenue 608 (Austin, Tex.)
  • 9th Street W. 303
  • 9th Street W. 305 (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States--Emigration and immigration--History
Subjects
  • German Americans--Social life and customs
  • Jews--Texas
  • Women--Social life and customs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Freemasons
  • Fraternal organizations
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Autographs--Collectors and collecting
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Judaism--Texas--Austin--Customs and practices
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Private schools
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Naturalization records
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Real property
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Newgent Family Papers

AR.J.010
Dates: -
Creator: Newgent family
Persons
  • Newgent, George A.
  • Newgent, Frances Virginia Foster
  • Newgent, Loula Mae
Organizations
  • First Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Woman's Federation
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • University of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.V.006
Dates: -
Creator: Barkley, Mary Starr
Persons
  • Barkley, Mary Starr
  • Barkley, Fred C.
  • Barkley, Fred C., Jr.
  • Boland, Michael
  • Harwood, Cordelia Starr
  • Morris, Margaret Starr
  • Rousseau, Mary Dolan
  • Starr, George
  • Starr, James P.
  • Starr, Mary Ellen "Nellie" Dolan
  • McCutcheon
  • Harrell, Gabriel
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Friends of the Adoration Convent
  • Seton Hospital Auxiliary
  • St. Mary's Cathedral (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County Historical Survey Committee
  • Johnson's Trading Post
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Travis County (Tex.)--History
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Travis County
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.046
Dates: -
Creator: Hawley, George C.
Persons
  • Hawley, George Cressey
  • Bartholomew, Anna Hawley
  • Bartholomew, Eugene C. (Carlos)
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Fire Insurance Company
  • Texas Fire Insurance Committee
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Young Men's Christian associations
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Fire Prevention
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Harvey C. Bell Papers

AR.2018.039
Dates: -
Creator: Bell, Harvey C., 1917-2008
Persons
  • Bell, Harvey C.
Organizations
  • Central Texas Equipment Company
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bergstrom-Austin Community Council
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Men--Societies and clubs
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site