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
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
  • American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865)
  • 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

Charles J. Lohrmann Papers

AR.1991.049
Dates: -
Creator: Lohrmann, Charles J.
Persons
  • Lohrmann, Charles J.
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • American Woodmen
  • Douglass Club of Austin
  • Hyltin-Manor Funeral Home
  • Afro-American Life Insurance Company
  • Austin Saengerrunde
  • Texas Pharmaceutical Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • African Americans--Social life and customs
  • African American business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Men--Societies and clubs
  • Ribbons
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2019.006
Dates: -
Creator: Shelton, Emmett, 1905-2000
Persons
  • Shelton, Emmett, Sr.
  • Shelton, Polk
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • Ferguson, Miriam Amanda
  • Moody, Daniel James
  • Hamer, Frank
  • Reed, Hiram M.
  • Cone, Cindy
  • Caro, Robert A.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Crockett, M.H.
  • Peoples, Clinton
  • Saunders, Hal
  • Valdes, Hattie
  • Moore, Warren
  • Dolan, Harry
  • McGregor, T. H.
  • Shelton, Joyce Bredeson
  • Davenport, O. H.
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County Jail
  • Texas. State Penitentiary at Huntsville
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • United States. Marine Corps
  • Southwest Texas State Teachers College
  • Southwest Texas State Bobcats (Football team)
  • Austin Athletic Club (Tex.)
  • Southwest Football Officials Association
  • American Legion. Travis Post No. 76 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas. Game and Fish Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • South Austin (Tex.)
  • West Lake Hills (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Lake Drive (Austin, Tex.)
  • San Marcos (Tex.)
  • Bee Creek (Travis County, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Practice of law--Texas--History
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Cedar--Texas--Texas Hill Country
  • Loggers--Texas--Texas Hill Country--Social life and customs
  • Prostitution--Texas--Austin
  • Gamblers--Texas--Austin
  • Gambling--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Athletics
  • Homicide--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site