Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.1997.007
Dates: -
Creator: Sheffield, Beverly
Persons
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Henry, O.
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Community Foundation
  • Save Barton Creek Association
  • Save Our Springs Coalition
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Deep Eddy Swimming Pool (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Zilker Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Salamanders--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice

Theodore Siff Papers

AR.2010.031
Dates: -
Creator: Siff, Theodore
Persons
  • Siff, Ted
Organizations
  • Balcones Canyonlands Conservation Plan (Tex.)
  • Texas Our Texas
  • Creating Common Ground
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Habitat conservation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Marjorie Adams Papers

AR.2006.016
Dates: -
Creator: Adams, Marjorie
Persons
  • Adams, Marjorie
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Nature writers
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2005.043
Dates: -
Creator: Zarker, Ken
Persons
  • Zarker, Ken
  • Hightower, Jim
Organizations
  • Citizens Against Ruining the Environment
  • Earth First! (Organization)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Political activists--Texas--Austin
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Forests and forestry
  • Global warming
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2001.011
Dates: -
Creator: Shea, Brigid
Persons
  • Shea, Brigid
  • Ballew, Helen
  • Bunch, William G.
  • Cousar, Jim
  • Frederick, David
  • Arnold, Mary
  • Hamilton, Jennie
  • Butts, David
  • Bradley, Gary
  • Almanza, Susana
Organizations
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Save Our Springs Coalition
  • SEMATECH (Organization)
  • Campaign for Responsible Technology
  • People Organized in the Defense of Earth and her Resources (PODER)
  • Citizens for Responsible Planning
  • Texas Society of Professional Engineers
  • Austin (Tex.). Environmental and Conservation Services Department
Places
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Creeks--Texas--Austin
  • Water quality management
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Watershed management--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Louise Epstein and James Cooley Papers

AR.1995.006
Dates: -
Creator: Epstein, Louise
Persons
  • Epstein, Louise
  • Cooley, James
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Balcones Canyonlands Conservation Plan (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Travis County
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site