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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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Gethsemane Lutheran Church Committee Records

AR.M.013
Dates: -
Creator: Gethsemane Luthern Church Committee
Persons
  • Becker, Pauline
Organizations
  • Gethsemane Lutheran Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Religious life and customs
Subjects
  • Church buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Lutheran Church--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.W.003
Dates: -
Creator: Mather, Jean
Persons
  • Mather, Jean
  • Mather, Robert
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
  • Austin Tomorrow Ongoing Committee
  • South River City Citizens (Austin, Tex.)
  • Women's Environmental Coalition
  • We Care Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • South Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Cities and Towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community Development--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Societies, etc.
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.W.009
Dates: -
Creator: Westwood Country Club
Persons
  • Fehr, Arthur
Organizations
  • Fehr and Granger (Architectural firm)
  • Westwood Country Club
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Country clubs--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Ina Ray Smith Papers

AR.Z.035
Dates: -
Creator: Smith, Ina Ray, 1912-1994
Persons
  • Smith, Ina Ray
  • Smith, Ina Donlavey
  • Smith, Van Mitchell
  • Smith, Van Mitchell, Jr.
  • Koock, Mary Faulk
Organizations
  • Austin Heritage Foundation
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Glastron Boat Company
  • Austin (Tex.). Historic Landmark Commission
  • International Business Machines Corporation
  • John Roberts Inc.
  • KTBC-TV (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
  • Steck-Warlick Company
  • Southwestern Bell Telephone Company
  • Talents Unlimited
  • Texas Fine Arts Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Texas State Capitol (Austin, Tex.)
  • Congress Avenue (Austin, Tex.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Subjects
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Public relations--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Travel
  • Local history--Research
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.043
Dates: -
Creator: Harris, August Watkins
Persons
  • Harris, August Watson
  • Harris, Loula
  • Giesecke, Bertram E.
  • Giesecke, Frederick Ernst
  • Campi, Ray
Organizations
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Giesecke & Harris (Architectural firm)
  • Elgin-Butler Brick Company
  • Citizens State Bank
  • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.). Company 845 (Kirbyville, Tex.)
  • Preservation Austin
  • St. Mary's Cathedral School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas School for the Deaf
  • Allan Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • American Legion. Travis Post No. 76 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Norwood Tower (Austin, Tex.)
  • Govalle Fire Station
  • State Bar of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Colorado County (Tex.)
  • Hidalgo County (Tex.)
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • Nueces County (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • Williamson County (Tex.)
  • Lake Austin Boulevard 2201 1/2
Subjects
  • Architecture--Texas--Travis County
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Architects--Texas--Austin
  • Architectural firms--Texas--Austin
  • Buildings--Designs and plans
  • Segregation in education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1998.003
Dates: -
Creator: Heritage Society of Austin
Persons
  • Adams, Margaret Boroughs
  • Albright, Mary Margaret
  • Hart, Katherin
  • Mayo, Elaine
  • Tanner, Sue McBee
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Historic Landmark Commission
  • Austin History Center
  • Hyde Park Neighborhood Association (Austin, Tex.)
  • Preservation Austin
  • Texas Historical Commission
  • W.H. Passon Historical Society
  • Old Bakery and Emporium Guild
  • Driskill Hotel
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Lundberg Bakery
  • Neill-Cochran House (Austin, Tex.)
  • O. Henry Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Subjects
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historical markers
  • City planning
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Church buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Hotels--Texas--Austin
  • Museums--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.034
Dates: -
Creator: Vaughan, Brenda
Persons
  • Vaughan, Brenda
  • Hiss, Anna
Organizations
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historic sites--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.035
Dates: -
Creator: Sternberg, Melissa A.
Persons
  • Sternberg, Melissa A.
Organizations
  • Texas. Blind, Deaf, and Orphan School
  • Institute for Deaf, Dumb and Blind Colored Youths of the State of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Children with disabilities--Education--Texas
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historic sites--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin--History
  • African Americans--Education--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Audio
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.036
Dates: -
Creator: Texas. Department of Motor Vehicles
Persons
Organizations
  • Texas. Blind, Deaf, and Orphan School
  • Institute for Deaf, Dumb and Blind Colored Youths of the State of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Children with disabilities--Education--Texas
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historic sites--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans--Texas--Austin--History
  • Buildings--Designs and plans
Format
  • Architectural drawings
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.029
Dates: -
Creator: McCree, Allen
Persons
  • McCree, Allen
Organizations
  • American Institute of Architects. Austin Chapter
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas
  • West Austin Neighborhood Group
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
Subjects
  • Architecture--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site