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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.W.002
Dates: -
Creator: Blodgett, Dorothy and Terrell
Persons
  • Barnett, Camille Cates
  • Blodgett, Dorothy
  • Blodgett, Terrell
  • Bush, George W.
  • Clements, William P.
  • Connally, John Bowden
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Richards, Ann
  • Shivers, Allan
  • White, Mark
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • National Municipal League
  • Theta Sigma Phi
  • Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Garland (Tex.)
  • Waco (Tex.)
Subjects
  • City Council members--Texas--Austin
  • City managers--Texas--Austin
  • City managers--Texas--Garland
  • City managers--Texas--Waco
  • Governors--Texas--Biography
  • Legislators--Texas--Biography
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Women journalists--Texas--Austin
  • Election law--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Voting
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.Z.016
Dates: -
Creator: Akin, Robert Harry, 1903-1976
Persons
  • Akin, Harry
  • Kennedy, Robert F.
  • Connally, John Bowden
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Tinstman, Robert M.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Human Opportunities Committee
  • National Restaurant Association (U.S.)
  • International Association of Hotel, Restaurant, and Café Owners
  • Night Hawk Restaurant
  • Akin Farm
  • Austin (Tex.). Model Cities Program
  • Greater Austin Association
  • Community Council of Austin and Travis County
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Segregation
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--History--20th century
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Restaurants--Texas--Austin
  • Wages--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Liquor laws--Texas--Austin
  • Bus lines--Texas--Austin
  • Political campaigns
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Emilie Limberg Papers

AR.2006.013
Dates: -
Creator: Limberg, Emilie, 1884-1973
Persons
  • Limberg, Emilie
  • Ferguson, Miriam Amanda
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Pickle, J. J.
Organizations
  • Travis County (Tex.). County Clerk
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Local government--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2001.014
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Office of the City Clerk
Persons
  • Garza, Jose
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Henry, O.
  • Whitman, Charles Joseph
Organizations
  • African American Chamber of Commerce (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
  • Citizen's Advisory Committee for Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Mexican-American Chamber of Commerce of Travis County
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Downtown Revitalization Task Force
  • Austin (Tex.). City Clerk's Office
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Bergstrom Air Force Base (Tex.)
  • East Austin Youth Center
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Land titles--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1996.022
Dates: -
Creator: Godwin, Robert
Persons
  • Godwin, Robert
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Richards, Ann
  • Johnson, Lady Bird
  • Palmer, Arnold
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Carpenter, Liz
Organizations
  • Austin Citizen
  • Austin Homes and Gardens
  • Austin Country Club (Tex.)
  • Austin Opera
  • Austin Symphony Orchestra
  • Laguna Gloria Art Museum
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--History--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Philanthropists--Texas--Austin
  • Photographers--Texas--Austin
  • Sports--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1996.023
Dates: -
Creator: Travis County Council of Defense
Persons
  • Burleson, Emma
  • Connerly, F. T.
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Hutchings, Henry, Mrs
  • Crosby, R. G.
  • Dittlinger, N. V.
  • Goldbeck, L. N.
  • Meyer, Joe
Organizations
  • Travis County Council of Defense
  • Americanization League
  • Texas State Council of National Defense
  • United States. Council of National Defense
  • Drought Relief Committee
  • United States. Council of National Defense. Women's Committee
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Ethnic groups--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Texas
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • National security--Texas--History
  • Americanization
  • Lutheran Church--Texas--History
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Ellen Garwood Papers

AR.1991.092
Dates: -
Creator: Garwood, Ellen
Persons
  • Benson, Lloyd
  • Gramm, Phil
  • Pickle, J. J.
  • Garwood, Wilmer St. John
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1992.025
Dates: -
Creator: Todd, Bruce
Persons
  • Todd, Bruce
  • Barnett, Camille Cates
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Pickle, J. J.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (Tex.)
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Health and Human Services Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Balcones Canyonlands Preserve (Tex.)
  • Robert Mueller Municipal Airport (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Military base conversion--Texas--Travis County
  • Child care services
  • Crime prevention
  • Environmental policy
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Arrowhead Films Collection

AR.2017.009
Dates:
Creator: Arrowhead Films
Persons
  • Fries, Patrick
  • Pickle, J. J.
Organizations
  • J.J. "Jake" Pickle Federal Building (Austin, Tex.)
  • Arrowhead Films
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Legislators--Texas
Format
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
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