Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.D.007
Dates: -
Creator: Bartholomew, Eugene Carlos, 1839-1923
Persons
  • Bartholomew, Eugene Carlos
  • Hawley, George Cressey
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Hillsdale College
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas. State Department of Education
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
  • Austin Dam (1893-1900)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Hanover (Mich.)
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865)
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Diaries
  • Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.D.010
Dates: -
Creator: Bremond family
Persons
  • Bremond, Eugene
  • Bently, J.W.
  • Bremond, Augusta Palm
  • Bremond, Walter
  • Steiner, Lily Bremond
  • Bremond, Peirre
  • Carr, Maud Bremond
  • Bremond, John
  • Bremond, Elizabeth Roberts
  • Nagle, Virginia Bremond
  • Crosby, Josephine Bremond
  • Bremond, Nina A.
Organizations
  • Bremond and Company
  • Austin Gas, Light, and Coal Company
  • State National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • St. Louis (Mo.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas
  • Real property--Texas--Austin
  • Genealogy
  • Business records
  • Finance
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
  • 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
AR.L.015
Dates: -
Creator: O'Quinn, Trueman E.; Porter, Jenny Lind; Hofer, Thelma Ethel; Austin History Center Association
Persons
  • Henry, O.
  • Hall, Gilman
  • Henry, Olivier
  • Hofer, Ethel
  • Jennings, Al
  • Morley, Christopher
  • O'Quinn, Kerry
  • O'Quinn, Trueman E.
  • Porter, Athol Estes
  • Porter, Jenny Lind
  • Porter, Margaret Worth Sartin
  • Porter, Sarah Lindsay Coleman
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Smoot, Lawrence K.
Organizations
  • First National Bank of Austin
  • Maddox Brothers and Anderson, Land Agents
  • Texas. General Land Office
Places
  • Asheville (N.C.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Columbus (Ohio)
  • Greensboro (N.C.)
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • La Salle County (Tex.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • San Antonio (Tex.)
Subjects
  • American literature
  • Authors, American--19th century--Biography
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Journalism
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.N.008
Dates: -
Creator: Hamby Family; Harper Family; Pettway Family
Persons
  • Hamby, Alice
  • Hamby, Bob
  • Hamby, Carrie Mae
  • Hamby, Catherine Jane
  • Hamby, Frank
  • Hamby, James
  • Hamby, Lewis
  • Hamby, Lillian
  • Hamby, Minnie Jane
  • Hamby, Robert
  • Hamby, Virginia
  • Hamby, William
  • Hamby, William Robert
  • Harper, Henry W.
  • Lewis, Margaret Lynn
  • Pettway, Richard
  • Williams, K. T. Hamby
Organizations
  • American National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Millican and Hamby Insurance, Loans and Investments
  • United States. Army. Filipino Infantry Regiment, 1st
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • 4411 Red River Street (Austin, Tex.)
  • 1405 Whitis Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Baguio (Philippines)
  • Camp Bronson (Ill.)
  • Grapeland (Tex.)
  • Heidelberg (Germany)
  • Japan
  • Leyte Island (Philippines)
  • Seoul (Korea)
  • Pecos County (Tex.)
  • Manila (Philippines)
  • Stuttgart (Germany)
  • Waukegan (Ill.)
Subjects
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Soldiers--Texas--Austin
  • Family--Texas--Austin
  • Soldiers--Texas--Correspondence
  • Veterans--Texas--Austin
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War (1939-1945)
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Thom Prentice Papers

AR.Z.017
Dates: -
Creator: Prentice, Thom
Persons
  • Prentice, Thom
  • Prentice, Thomas S.
Organizations
  • Democratic Party (Travis County, Tex.)
  • Independent Bankers Association
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas Daily Newspaper Association
  • Austin (Tex.). Communications and Public Information Office
  • Virginia Press Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Richmond (Va.)
Subjects
  • Journalism, High School--Texas--Austin
  • Journalism--Study and teaching
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Journalists--Texas
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2014.053
Dates: -
Creator: Lyon, Michael
Persons
  • Fry, Robert
  • Johnson, Ruben
  • Lyon, Michael
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
Organizations
  • United Bank of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Building--Texas--Austin
  • Construction projects--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Photographers--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site

Charles A. Betts Papers

AR.2015.026
Dates: -
Creator: Betts, Charles
Persons
  • Betts, Charles A.
Organizations
  • Franklin Savings Association
  • Downtown Austin Alliance
  • Downtown Management Organization (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Regional-Urban Design Assistance Team
  • American Institute of Architects. Austin Chapter
  • Austin History Center Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Savings and loan associations--Texas--Austin
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Central business districts--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.046
Dates: -
Creator: Mutual Savings Institution
Persons
  • Morse, Fred, Sr.
  • Morse, Fred, Jr.
Organizations
  • Mutual Savings Bank
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.049
Dates: -
Creator: Austin National Bank
Persons
  • Albers, Verdell
  • Anderson, Gladys
  • Anderson, Marcia
  • Applegate, Ruby
  • Asher, Boots
  • Bartholomew, Eugene C. (Carlos)
  • Bartlett, Polly
  • Booth, Ray, Mrs
  • Bragg, Vic
  • Breed, Allene
  • Brown, Everett
  • Brown, Rozel
  • Campbell, Lois
  • Carison, Marci
  • Carley, Donna
  • Davis, June
  • Fitzgerald, Buck
  • Giles, Sim
  • Goodstein, Goodie
  • Hayes, Jane
  • Hays, Jack
  • Hirshfeld, Morris
  • Jenkins, Marion
  • Johnson, Josephine
  • Lacey, George
  • Lee, Howard
  • Lindsy, Lillian
  • Macken, Joe
  • McCoy, Gus
  • McCutcheon, Ward
  • Moorman, Jewell
  • Orr, Walter
  • Rogers, George B.
  • Roe, Darrell
  • Roe, Flavil
  • Schroeder, Walter
  • Stone, Leon
  • Stiba, Ruth
  • Stone, Leon
  • Surbaugh, Charlie
  • Sutts, Ruth
  • Trawtwein, Gay
  • Turner, Wildord
  • Van Slyke, George
  • Ward, Tom
  • Wilcox, Rosalie
  • Wilson, Lurline
  • Wood, Otto
  • Younger, Al
Organizations
  • Austin National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • KTBC-TV (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Banks and banking--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site