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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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Brown and Dill Families Papers

AR.B.002
Dates: -
Creator: Brown family; Dill family
Persons
  • Brown, William Morton
  • Seiker, Lamartine P.
  • Dill, Minnie G.
  • Brown, Aurelia Morton
Organizations
  • Texas Rangers
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Brooks and Harrison Families Papers

AR.F.005
Dates: -
Creator: Brooks family; Harrison family
Persons
  • Brooks, Grace Sinclair Harrison
  • Brooks, Victor Lee
  • Brooks, Henry Harrison
  • Harrison, Alice Hollingsworth
  • Harrison, Richard Sinclair
  • Harrison, Henry Douglas
  • Harrison, Alice S.
  • Harrison, William Lawrence
  • Brooks, Victor Lee, Jr.
Organizations
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • State of Texas
  • First Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Travis County Elections Records

AR.G.006
Dates: -
Creator: Travis County
Persons
  • Hornsby, Reuben
  • Davis, Edmund Jackson
  • Coke, Richard
Organizations
  • Travis County (Tex.). Elections Division
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Elections--Texas--Travis County
  • Election districts--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.N.001
Dates: -
Creator: Travis County (Tex.). Commissioners Court
Persons
  • Smith, James W.
Organizations
  • Travis County (Tex.). Commissioners Court
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • County Government--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Albert J. Jernigan Family Papers

AR.N.007
Dates: -
Creator: Jernigan family
Persons
  • Jernigan, Albert J.
  • Jernigan, George F.
  • Jernigan, Kenneth
  • Jernigan, Laura
Organizations
  • Underhill & Company
  • Austin Marble Works
  • Texas State Lunatic Asylum (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin State Hospital (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and Government
  • Deep Eddy Pool (Austin, Tex)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Travis County
  • Teachers
  • Recreation--Texas--Austin
  • Swimming pools--Texas--Austin
  • Agriculture--Texas--Travis County
  • Cotton
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2002.025
Dates: -
Creator: Rodriguez-Mendoza, Amalia
Persons
  • Rodriguez-Mendoza, Amalia
Organizations
  • Texas. Governor's Commission for Women
  • Mexican American Business and Professional Women of Austin
  • Hispanic Women's Network of Texas
  • Leadership Austin
  • Austin Museum of Art
  • Austin History Center Association
  • Austin Public Library Foundation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Women--Politics and government
  • Associations, institutions, etc--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas
  • Latinx--Texas--History
  • Latinx--Texas--Austin
  • Community organization--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Social conditions
  • Women's health services--Government policy
  • Mexican American women--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.S.003
Dates: -
Creator: Starcke, Max, 1884-1972
Persons
  • Starcke, Max Hugo
  • Connally, John Bowden
  • Krug, Julius A. (Julius Albert)
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Symington, Stuart
  • Wirtz, Alvin
  • Starcke, Evelyn Quinn
  • Quinn, Frank D.
  • Schramm, Maria
Organizations
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Texas. Planning Board
  • Texas Centennial of Statehood Commission
  • Texas Water Conservation Association
  • Texas Good Roads Association
  • Guadalupe County Fair Association (Tex.)
  • Texas Racing Association
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Economic conditions
  • Guadalupe County (Tex.)
  • Seguin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Water-power--Texas
  • Water conservation--Texas
  • Genealogy
  • Horse racing
  • Public works--Texas
  • Roads--Texas
  • Dams--Texas--History--20th century
  • Mayors--Texas--History--20th century
  • Families--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.S.012
Dates: -
Creator: Bode, Mary Jane
Persons
  • Bode, Mary Jane
Organizations
  • Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives
  • Texas Women's Political Caucus
  • Austin Volunteer Center
  • Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Elections--Texas--Travis County
  • Women legislators--Texas
  • Women--Political activity--Texas
  • Developmentally disabled--Civil rights
  • People with disabilities--Employment
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.W.001
Dates: -
Creator: Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth, 1920-1999
Persons
  • Hamilton, Elizabeth Irene Wentworth
  • Hamilton, Edward Rhodes
  • Schmidt, May Irene Hamilton
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Nofziger, Max
  • Andrade, Erasmo Wilivaldo
  • Richards, Ann
Organizations
  • Mathews Community School
  • Maplewood Community School Advisory Council
  • Brooke Community School
  • Rosedale/Brykerwoods Community Schools
  • Clarksville/West End Jazz & Arts Festival
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.). Jail Overcrowding Task Force
  • Austin/Travis County Senior Luncheon Program
  • Retired Senior Volunteer Program (U.S.)
  • Stimulating the Neighborhood Action Process
  • Community Education Consortium (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Community Education Association
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Errants
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Clarksville (Austin, Tex.)
  • West Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Community schools--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Jails--Overcrowding--Texas--Travis County
  • Alternatives to imprisonment--Texas--Travis County
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Elections--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Drew Julian Papers

AR.2015.027
Dates: -
Creator: Julian, Drew
Persons
  • Julian, Drew
  • Doggett, Lloyd
  • Barrientos, Gonzalo
  • Yarborough, Ralph Webster
Organizations
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Democratic Party (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Elections--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Campaign paraphernalia--Collectors and collecting
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site