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

Maddox Brothers Records

AR.R.019
Dates: -
Creator: Maddox Brothers
Persons
  • Maddox, Edward Finnian
  • Maddox, Francis Marion
  • Whitlock, Ione
  • Maddox, Ada May
  • Henry, O.
  • Patterson, J. B.
Organizations
  • Maddox Brothers and Anderson, Land Agents.
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy. Texas Division
  • American Legion. Auxiliary
Places
  • Texas--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Real estate business--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Patriotic societies
  • Courts--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

National Secretaries Association, Tower Lights Chapter Records

AR.T.006
Dates: -
Creator: National Secretaries Association, Tower Lights Chapter
Persons
Organizations
  • National Secretaries Association, Tower Lights Chapter
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Secretaries
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Federated Business and Professional Women's Club of Austin Records

AR.2011.035
Dates: -
Creator: Federated Business and Professional Women's Club of Austin
Persons
Organizations
  • Federated Business and Professional Women's Club of Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.041
Dates: -
Creator: Capital City Federated Business and Professional Women's Club
Persons
  • Hughs, Sarah T.
  • Warren, Marguerite
  • Warren, Mary A.
  • Barnett, Gene
  • Gustafson, Marie
  • Fowler, Dolly Maude Giles Harris
  • Polvogt, Louise
  • Watson, Ruth
  • Williams, Mary Pearl
Organizations
  • Capital City Federated Business and Professional Women's Club
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1994.083
Dates: -
Creator: Altrusa Club (Austin, Tex.)
Persons
  • Rydell, Hazel
  • Howell, Joyce
  • Draper, Deborah
  • Gamboa, Carmen
  • Carter, Jan
  • Nichols, Linda
  • Pappas, Joy
  • Messer, Jerie
  • Hestir, Lucy
  • Boyd, Elizabeth
  • Nichols, Linda
  • Kimmey, Rowena
  • Taylor, Arline
  • Menchetti, Amelia
  • Miller, Belva
  • Hale, Laginia
Organizations
  • Altrusa Club (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women in the professions--Texas
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Digital records
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2006.012
Dates: -
Creator: Northwest Business Women's Association
Persons
  • Bargsley, Lisa
Organizations
  • Northwest Business Women's Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Businesswomen
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2002.026
Dates: -
Creator: National Association of Women Business Owners, Austin Chapter
Persons
  • Cass-Shively, Byrian
  • Holeman, Susan C.
Organizations
  • National Association of Women Business Owners (U.S.). Austin Chapter
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin Credit Women International Scrapbook

AR.1994.049
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Credit Women International
Persons
Organizations
  • Associated Retail Credit Men of Austin
  • Austin Retail Merchants Association
  • Associated Credit Women International
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Business--Societies, etc.
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin Council of Christian Business and Professional Women Scrapbooks

AR.2016.065
Dates: -
Creator: Austin Council of Christian Business and Professional Women
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin Council of Christian Business and Professional Women
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Businesswomen--Texas--Austin
  • Business--societies, etc.
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site