Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.A.002
Dates: -
Creator: Fisher, Rebecca Jane Gilleland, 1831-1926
Persons
  • Fisher, Rebecca Jane Gilleland
  • Blandford, Rebecca J. Fisher
  • Davis, Pearl Calhoun
  • Gilleland, Johnstone
  • Gilleland, Mary Barbour
  • Gilleland, William McCalla
  • Fisher, Orceneth
  • Ney, Elisabet
  • Little, Henry Morrow
  • Little, Fannie Blanford
  • Graf, Clara Sue
  • Neff, Pat Morris
  • Highsmith, B. F.
  • Noble, Fannie Fisher
  • Noble, Franklin M.
Organizations
  • Daughters of the Republic of Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Philadelphia (Penn.)
  • Refugio County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Indians of North America--Texas
  • Native Americans
  • Missionaries
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

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

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.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

Austin (Tex.). Neighborhood Housing and Community Development Records

AR.2010.008
Dates:
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Neighborhood Housing and Community Development Office
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Neighborhood Housing and Community Development Office
  • Hardy, Heck, Moore, & Myers (Firm)
Places
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Subjects
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhoods--Texas--Austin
  • Housing--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Advance notice required
AR.2012.040
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Historical Landmark Commission
Persons
  • Alexander, Drury Blakeley
  • Barentine, Joseph Powell
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Historic Landmark Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Subjects
  • Historic sites--Texas--Austin
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Architecture--Conservation and restoration--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2009.009
Dates: -
Creator: Bell, Klein and Hoffman
Persons
  • Hoffman, David Hirsch
  • Bell, Wayne
  • Klein, John
  • Hoffman, Binnie
Organizations
  • Bell, Klein & Hoffman
  • Wayne Bell & Associates
  • Bell and Hoffman
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Architecture--Texas--Travis County
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Buildings--Designs and plans
  • Architecture--Conservation and restoration--Texas
  • Historic buildings--Texas
  • Architecture, Domestic--Texas
  • Architects--Texas--Austin
  • Architectural firms--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Architectural drawings
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2016.017
Dates: -
Creator: Creer, Philip, 1903-1993
Persons
  • Creer, Cleon Adair
  • Creer, Philip Douglas
Organizations
  • Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
  • Austin (Tex.). Historic Landmark Commission
  • University of Texas at Austin. School of Architecture
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Rhode Island
Subjects
  • Architects--Texas--Austin
  • Architecture--Conservation and restoration--Texas--Austin
  • Architecture--United States
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2001.001
Dates: -
Creator: Barentine, J. P., III
Persons
  • Barentine, Joseph Powell
  • Freeman, D. C.
  • Agnew, Andrew A.
  • Porter, William Sydney
  • Henry, O.
Organizations
  • Capitol City Abstract Co.
  • Gracy Title Company
  • Herrera Ornamental Iron Works
Places
  • 3rd Street E. 606 (Austin, Tex.)
  • 3rd Street E. 610 (Austin, Tex)
  • 3rd Street E 600 block
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Subjects
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Jessie McIroy Smith Papers

AR.2000.006
Dates: -
Creator: Smith, Jessie Mc Iroy
Persons
  • Smith, Jessie Rebecca McIlroy
Organizations
  • Travis County Historical Commission
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Historic preservation--Texas--Austin
  • Historical markers--Texas--Austin
  • Historic sites--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site