Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.H.006
Dates: -
Creator: Cloud, Mary Kennerly
Persons
  • Cloud, Mary Kennerly
  • Cloud, John Wurts, Sr.
  • Cloud, Frederick
  • Cloud, Francis Allen
Organizations
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
  • Republic of Texas Museum
  • Royal Literary Society
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Patriotic societies
  • Museums
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.H.008
Dates: -
Creator: Hart family
Persons
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Meriweather, Carrie
  • Hart, William de Normandie
  • Hart, James Hill
  • Hart, Nannie Strother Furman
  • Jagou, Helen Furman
  • Hart, James Pinckney
  • Hart, Katherine
Organizations
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Austin History Center
  • Daughters of the American Colonists
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
  • Texas State Historical Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Travis County (Tex.). Historic Landmarks Commision
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Mexico City
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Universities and colleges--Texas
  • Government--Texas
  • Lawyers--Texas--Austin
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Men--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
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

Newgent Family Papers

AR.J.010
Dates: -
Creator: Newgent family
Persons
  • Newgent, George A.
  • Newgent, Frances Virginia Foster
  • Newgent, Loula Mae
Organizations
  • First Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Woman's Federation
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • University of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • College sports--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Fisher and Scarborough Families Papers

AR.K.001
Dates: -
Creator: Fisher family; Scarborough family
Persons
  • Fisher, Samuel Rhoads
  • Fisher, Walter Wooldridge
  • Fisher, Julia MacRae Scarborrough
  • Niles, Juliet
  • Walther, Julia Emerson Fisher
  • Scarborough, Emerson Monroe
  • Scarborough, Ada Ledbetter
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Beau Site subdivision, Division C (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Automobiles
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Theresa Callan Luck Albums

AR.K.004
Dates: -
Creator: Luck, Theresa Callan
Persons
  • Callan, Theresa
  • Callan, Chris
  • Callan, Katie
  • Callan, Joseph Patrick
  • Callan, W. W.
  • Dickey, Eddie
  • Huerrn, Annie
  • Kalberer, H.
  • Luck, Alfred
  • McCallum, Ella
  • Mohr, Otto
  • Reilly, Hamilton A.
  • Reilly, Margaret
  • Reilly, N. D.
  • Smith, Annie
  • Smith, August
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Fleece Philips Purnell Papers

AR.L.001
Dates: -
Creator: Purnell, Fleece Ogarita Philips, 1888-
Persons
  • Purnell, Leland Everett
  • Cunningham, LaNell Webb Purnell
  • Purnell, Fleece Ogarita Philips
  • Bracken, Edward R., Mrs
  • Philips, Blanche Bracken
  • Philips, John Hall
  • Webb, James Leland
Organizations
  • National Society, United Daughters of 1812. Oliver Hazard Perry Chapter (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • World War I
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Women--Societies and Clubs
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.M.003
Dates: -
Creator: Houston, Mary Josephine, 1875-1974
Persons
  • Houston, Mary Josephine
  • Slaughter, James Marshall
  • Slaughter, Heady Cheatham
  • Morris, Carrie May Holleman
  • Kennedy, Ruth
  • Bowden, Malvin George
  • Slaughter, Emma Howard Potts Houston
  • Morris, Laura
  • Morris, John
  • Morris, David
  • Morris, Peter
Organizations
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Alpha State Organization (Tex.)
  • National Retired Teachers Association
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
  • Order of the Eastern Star
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Music
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.M.004
Dates: -
Creator: Carrington family; Pearce family; Imboden family
Persons
  • Carrington, Lilian
  • Pearce, Mignonette Carrington
  • Pearce, James Edwin
  • Andrews, Fanny Margaret
  • Pearce, Mignonette
  • Christianson, Virginia Leberman
  • Carrington, Wiley Hubbard Davis
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Austin Art League
  • Texas School for the Blind
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Bull Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Portrait photography
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Parker and Shudde Families Papers

AR.P.010
Dates: -
Creator: Shudde, Nona Lee Clement Parker, 1895-
Persons
  • Shudde, Nona Lee Clement Parker
  • Shudde, Louis O.
  • Parker, Lila Anne
  • Parker, Richard Denny
  • Parker, William
  • Clement, Frank
  • Parker, Richard Clement
  • Parker, David Connell
  • Parker, Daniel
  • Woolverton, Alice Maxwell
Organizations
  • Austin Genealogical Society
  • Austin Poetry Society (Austin, Tex.)
  • Daughters of the American Revolution. Thankful Hubbard Chapter (Austin, Tex.)
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • University Christian Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Patriotic societies
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Men--Societies and clubs
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site