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
AR.I.002
Dates: -
Creator: Franzetti family
Persons
  • Franzetti, Joseph C.
  • Franzetti, Arthur Angelo
  • Franzetti, Angelo
  • Franzetti, Enrico Carlo
  • Franzetti, Guiditta
  • McWhorter, Julia Franzetti
Organizations
  • Franzetti Grocery Company
  • Harrison-Wilson Company
  • Joe C. Franzetti Real Estate
  • Payne & Wiley Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Italy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • African Americans--Social life and customs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Grocery trade--Texas--Austin
  • Italian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Rental housing--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2011.025
Dates: -
Creator: Network of Indian Professionals of North America. Austin Chapter
Persons
  • Kotecha, Sonia
  • Accapadi, Jos
  • Bhatti, Sumina
  • Khatwani, Umesh
Organizations
  • NetIP
  • Network of Indian Professionals of North America. Austin Chapter
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • East Indian Americans--Societies, etc.
  • South Asian Americans--Employment
  • South Asian Americans--Societies, etc.
  • South Asian Americans--Social life and customs
  • South Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2008.002
Dates: -
Creator: Sing family
Persons
  • Sing, Joe
  • Aguallo, Ana
  • Aguallo, Mary Frances
  • Aguallo, Raul Hernandez
  • Aguallo, Terry
  • Laguna, Roberta
  • Moreno, Frances
  • Sing, Joe, Jr.
  • Sing, Margaret
  • Sing, Mauricia
  • Sing, Rumalda
  • Sing, Senovia
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Austin (Tex.)--Ethnic relations
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Guangdong Province (China)
  • Hong Kong
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Quebec (Province)
Subjects
  • Asian American families
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese American businesspeople
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • Mexican American families
  • Laundry workers
  • Interracial Marriage--Law and Legislation
  • Racially mixed people
  • Racially mixed families
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2016.030
Dates: -
Creator: Joseph, Cater, Jr., -1947
Persons
  • Joseph, Cater, Jr.
  • Joseph, Ernest
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Organizations
  • Joseph's Man's Shop
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Clothing and dress
  • Lebanese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Jacob Wattinger Family Papers

AR.1992.012
Dates: -
Creator: Wattinger, Jacob
Persons
  • Wattinger, Jacob
  • Wattinger, Louise Yost
  • Wattinger, Sidney
  • Wattinger, John
  • Wattinger, J. J. (Jake Jacob)
Organizations
  • J.J. Wattinger Company
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Hyde Park Addition No. 2 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Highland Park West Addition (Austin, Tex.)
  • Brentwood Terrace (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bryker Woods "C" Subdivision (Austin, Tex.)
  • Broadacres Subdivision (Austin, Tex.)
  • Delcrest Section 2 (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Building trades--Texas
  • Immigrants--Texas--History
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Swiss Americans
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Land titles--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site