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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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Michael L. Harris Papers

AR.M.012
Dates: -
Creator: Harris, Michael L.
Persons
  • Harris, Michael L.
  • Russell, Allen H.
  • Knebel, Edmund P.
  • Richards, Ann
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Doggett, Lloyd
Organizations
  • Austin Baseball Club (Tex.)
  • Texas League
  • Austin Braves (Baseball team)
  • Austin Senators (Baseball team)
  • A.N. McCallum High School
  • Pan American Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Disch Field (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Minor league baseball--Texas
  • Baseball--Texas--History
  • Sports--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Campaign paraphernalia
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Wilson E. Speir Papers

AR.W.006
Dates: -
Creator: Speir, Wilson E.
Persons
  • Speir, Wilson, E.
  • Doggett, Lloyd
Organizations
  • Texas. Department of Public Safety
  • Texas. Legislature. Senate
Places
  • Texas--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Drew Julian Papers

AR.2015.027
Dates: -
Creator: Julian, Drew
Persons
  • Julian, Drew
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Yarborough, Ralph Webster
Organizations
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Campaign paraphernalia--Collectors and collecting
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2010.007
Dates: -
Creator: Overton, Volma
Persons
  • Overton, Volma
  • Overton, Warneta
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • DeWitty, Virgie Maye Carrington
  • Doggett, Lloyd
Organizations
  • Austin History Center
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Austin Branch
  • Austin NAACP Federal Credit Union (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Rights Commission
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Boys Scouts of America. Troop 70 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas State Conference of the NAACP Branches
  • Oak Springs Elementary (Austin, Tex.). Campus Advisory Council
  • Texas Society to Abolish Capital Punishment
  • United States. Army Reserve
  • United States Postal Service
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Civil rights--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education (Elementary)--Texas--Austin
  • African American students
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Election law--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Ballroom dancing
  • African Americans--Suffrage
  • Social reformers
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Race discrimination--Economic aspects
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in employment--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in public accommodations--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2008.003
Dates: -
Creator: McEvoy, Grace
Persons
  • Davis, Ron
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Getter, Kerry
  • Jackson, Alfonso
  • Marshall, Byron C.
  • Urdy, Charles
Organizations
  • Austin Revitalization Authority
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Urdy Plaza
  • Street-Jones Building
  • Haehnel Building
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Photographers--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2004.001
Dates: -
Creator: Tejanos in Action
Persons
  • Adame, Frank
  • Alvareado, Joe
  • Cortez, Frank, Jr.
  • De La Fuente, Ralph
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Dougherty, Willie
  • Villareal, Jessie
  • Vasquez, John
  • Sosa, Mario
  • Jaso, David
  • Gonzales, Ramon
  • Montoya, Jose
  • Moreno, Arturo
Organizations
  • Tejanos In Action
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Cemeteries--Texas--Austin
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Veterans--United States--Societies, etc.
  • Veterans--Texas
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War II
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2001.002
Dates: -
Creator: Black Registry Publishing Company
Persons
  • Wyatt, T. L. (Tommy)
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Bullock, Bob
  • Delco, Wilhelmina R. (Wilhelmina Ruth)
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Dukes, Dawnna
  • Durst, Lavada
  • Edwards, Al
  • Evans, Akwasi
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Krueger, Robert
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Taylor-King, John Q.
Organizations
  • Black Registry Publishing Company
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • National Newspaper Publishers Association (U.S.)
  • National Urban League
Places
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Community newspapers--Texas--Austin
  • Newspaper publishing--Texas--Austin
  • African American business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Social life and customs
  • Social reformers--Texas--Austin
  • Juneteenth
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • African American newspapers
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1993.033
Dates: -
Creator: Might!
Persons
  • Edwards, Agnes
  • Arbuckle, Martha
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Briscoe, Dolph
  • Allison, Jane
  • Eskridge, Charles
Organizations
  • Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Austin, Tex.)
  • Mobility Impaired Grappling Hurdles Together (Organization : Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Resource Center for Independent Living
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Human rights workers--Texas--Austin
  • People with disabilities--Texas--Austin
  • People with disabilities--Services for
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2019.004
Dates: -
Creator: Leissner, Bill
Persons
  • Aleshire, Bill
  • Antone, Clifford
  • Brammer, Sidney
  • Buchanan, Janelle
  • Buck, Mike
  • Burnett, T-Bone
  • Bullock, Bob
  • Carrasco, Joe King
  • Cooksey, Frank C. 1933-
  • Dedeaux, Alvin
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Eckhardt, Nadine
  • Ely, Joe
  • Foley, Blaze
  • Garcia-Crow, Amparo
  • Gilmore, Jimmie Dale
  • Goodman, Mark
  • Grissom, David
  • Hawkins, Screamin' Jay
  • Hicks, Bill
  • Hobby, William P. "Bill", Jr.
  • Hokkanen, Erik
  • Jacques, Sally
  • Johnson, Lady Bird
  • Johnston, Daniel
  • Juke, Guy
  • Kerr, Tim
  • Leissner, Bill
  • Livingston, Ben
  • Loganbill, Lorne
  • Longacre, Kimberly Ann
  • Mateer, Tim
  • Moser, Margaret
  • Nelson, Willie
  • Nofziger, Max
  • Nunn, Gary P.
  • Patoski, Joe Nick
  • Perella, Marco
  • Pierce, Jo Carol
  • Phillips, Gretchen
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Pipkin, Turk
  • Pratz, Mark
  • Priest, Micael
  • Pryor, Cactus
  • Richards, Ann
  • Rollins, Henry
  • Rose, David
  • Sessums, Paul
  • Sexton, Charlie
  • Sexton, Will
  • Shakey Graves (Musician)
  • Stubblefield, C. B.
  • Sublett, Jesse
  • Toth, Cindy Rae
  • Turner, Randy
  • Vance, Boyd
Organizations
  • Antone's Club (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bad Mutha Goose and the Brothers Grimm (Musical group)
  • Big Boys (Musical group)
  • Big State Productions
  • Black Cat Lounge (Austin, Tex.)
  • Black Flag (Musical group)
  • Club Foot (Austin, Tex.)
  • Club Iguana (Austin, Tex.)
  • Continental Club (Austin, Tex.)
  • Dead Kennedys (Musical group)
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
  • Fleshtones (Musical group)
  • Gruene Hall (New Braunfels, Tex.)
  • Hickoids (Musical group)
  • Hoodoo Gurus (Musical group)
  • Killer Bees (Musical group)
  • Leroi Brothers (Musical group)
  • Liberty Lunch (Austin, Tex.)
  • Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
  • Neville Brothers (Musical group)
  • Poison 13 (Musical group)
  • Ritz Theatre (Austin, Tex.)
  • Run-D.M.C. (Musical group)
  • Scratch Acid (Musical group)
  • Skunks (Musical group)
  • Sonic Youth (Musical group)
  • Toxic Shock (Musical group)
  • True Believers (Musical group)
  • Two Nice Girls (Musical group)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Songs and music
  • Fort Worth (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Celebrations
  • Elections
  • Music--Texas--Austin
  • Musicians
  • Performing arts--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Political participation
  • Punk rock music--Texas--Austin
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)
  • Theater--Texas--Austin--History
  • Vocal music
  • Women--Political activity--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site