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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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AR.J.014
Dates: -
Creator: Kealing Junior High School
Persons
  • Calhoun, T. C.
  • Kealing, Hightower Theodore (H. T.)
Organizations
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.). Parent-Teacher Association
  • Austin-Travis County Teacher's Credit Union
  • Texas Congress of Colored Parents and Teachers
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Parents' and teachers' associations
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.K.005
Dates: -
Creator: Anderson High School
Persons
  • Pigfor, William
  • Anderson, L. C. (Laurine Cecil)
Organizations
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.). Parent-Teacher Association
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
  • Segregation--Texas--Austin
  • School integration--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.Z.006
Dates: -
Creator: Simond, Ada DeBlanc, 1903-1989
Persons
  • Isaacs, Lura
  • Lenoir, Alice Jean Meroney Isaacs Alexander
  • Meroney, Charles G.
  • Meroney, Rufus
  • Simond, Ada DeBlanc
Organizations
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
  • Bowery Saloon
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • 6th Steet E. 404 (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African American women authors
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Illustrated children's books--Publishing
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2015.017
Dates: -
Creator: Rice, Friendly Rudolph, 1907-1990
Persons
  • Carruth, Irby
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • Rice, Friendly Rudolph
  • Rice, Johnnie Mae Yates
  • Gardner, Vonnye Rice
Organizations
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Community College (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Educators
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
AR.2015.041
Dates: -
Creator: Harden, Ada
Persons
  • Harden, Ada
  • Wyatt, T. L. (Tommy)
  • Pryor, Cactus
  • Villalva, George
  • Cinsneros, Rudy
  • Adams, John G., Sr.
  • Anderson, Ada
  • Conradt, Jody
  • Cronkite, Kathy
  • Denny, Ruth
  • Ellis, John
  • Galindo, Ernestine
  • Hastings, Ann
  • King, John
Organizations
  • Austin American-Statesman
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • El Galindo, Inc.
  • H.E.B. Grocery Company
  • Zachary Scott Theatre Center
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Vocational guidance
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Video
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.022
Dates: -
Creator: Woods family; Griffin family
Persons
  • Woods, Nettie V. DeWitty
  • Griffin, Ethel Jean
  • Griffin, Virginia
  • Woods, Marion
Organizations
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Kealing Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Anderson High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Rosewood School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • African American women
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2012.003
Dates: -
Creator: Street, Oliver B.
Persons
  • Street, Oliver B.
Organizations
  • Oliver B. Street Construction Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Building trades
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2011.013
Dates: -
Creator: Washington family
Persons
  • Washington, J. W.
  • Washington, T. Harvey
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2011.030
Dates: -
Creator: Howson Community Welfare Association
Persons
  • Howson, Emilie Wheelock
Organizations
  • Howson Community Center
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.003
Dates: -
Creator: McNeil, John
Persons
  • McNeil, John
  • Maynard, Irene
  • Maynard, John D.
  • Mays, Grace Eugenia
Organizations
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • United States. Army
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site