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
  • American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865)
  • 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

Charles Perry Davis Papers

AR.J.011
Dates: -
Creator: Davis, Charles Perry
Persons
  • Davis, Charles Perry
Organizations
  • McKean-Eilers Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Congress Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--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
AR.Y.003
Dates: -
Creator: Quinn, Frank
Persons
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Quinn, Frank D.
  • Quinn, Margaret Montgomery
  • Starcke, Max Hugo
  • Starcke, Evelyn Quinn
  • Quinn, James
  • Tims, Alford
  • Quinn, Tims B.
  • Quinn, Harry H.
  • Knebel, Edmund P.
  • Tims, Eugene C.
Organizations
  • South Texas Baseball Spring Training Committee
  • Austin Pioneers (Baseball team)
  • Austin Senators (Baseball team)
  • Texas. State Parks Board
  • South Texas Chamber of Commerce
  • Austin Baseball Club (Tex.)
  • Sal-Mar Oil Corporation
  • Mid-South Lumber Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Big Bend National Park (Tex.)
  • Ackerman (Miss.)
  • Mississippi--Genealogy
  • Seguin (Tex.)
  • Texas--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Baseball--Texas--Austin
  • Baseball teams--Texas--History
  • Sports--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas
  • Genealogy
  • Parks--Texas--History--20th century
  • Political campaigns--Texas
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.032
Dates: -
Creator: Whited Family
Persons
  • Whited, W. H.
  • Whited, W. A.
  • Whited, Maude
  • Whited, Vivian
  • Long, Fred W., Jr.
  • Long, Jenora L.
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Jung Addition (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War (1939-1945)
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1991.015
Dates: -
Creator: Austin History Center
Persons
  • Decker, Isaac
  • Koock, Chester L.
  • Faulk, Henry
  • Hornsby, Reuben
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Barton Hills
  • Bergman Valley View Subdivision
  • Bryker Woods "C" Subdivision
  • Christian & Fellman Addition
  • Conners Subdivision
  • Fort View Addition
  • Glen Oaks Addition
Subjects
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Land titles--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2007.010
Dates: -
Creator: Smith family; Yarrington family
Persons
  • Yarrington, Lester
  • Yarrington, A. H.
  • Yarrington, Mary
  • Smith, R. H.
  • Robbins, R. B.
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Race relations
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Slavery--Texas
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Land titles--Texas
  • Genealogy--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2007.025
Dates: -
Creator: Yeiser, E. H. (Edwin Hopson)
Persons
  • Yeiser, E. H. (Edwin Hopson)
Organizations
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas. William Barret Travis Chapter (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Ida May Pearson Papers

AR.2005.044
Dates: -
Creator: Pearson, Ida May
Persons
  • Pearson, Ida May
  • Pearson, Evean C.
  • Ahser, Lela B.
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Rosedale B Subdivision
Subjects
  • Real property--Texas
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Alfred Smith Papers

AR.1997.006
Dates: -
Creator: Smith, Alfred
Persons
  • Smith, Alfred
  • Castleman, Rehum M.
Organizations
  • Jno. A. Webb & Bros.
  • Bremond and Company
  • A. Raggio
  • V. E. Vaughan
  • R. M. Castleman
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Land titles--Texas--Austin
  • Abstracts of title--Texas--Austin
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site