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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.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

John H. Robinson Papers

AR.A.003
Dates: -
Creator: Robinson, John H.
Persons
  • Bremond, Augusta Palm
  • Bremond, Eugene, Jr.
  • Bremond, John
  • Butler, Josephine Robinson
  • Robinson, Pauline Bremond
  • Robinson, John Henry
  • Robinson, Elizabeth Sheridan
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Real Property--Texas
  • Slavery--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

King and Robery Families Papers

AR.A.004
Dates: -
Creator: King family; Robery family
Persons
  • King, Bessie May
  • King, Cecil G.
  • King, Emma
  • King, Fidelia Frances Robey
  • King, John Martin
  • King, John Robert
  • King, Luke
  • King, W. A.
  • King, Winter
  • Mitchell, Casper L.
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Lawson B. Collins Papers

AR.A.005
Dates: -
Creator: Collins, Lawson B.
Persons
  • Collins, Florence
  • Meldrum, Flossie
  • Meldrum, Elizabeth Jane
  • Schofield, Frank
  • Meldrum, Alfred Smith
  • Lykins, Martha
  • Rogers, Susie H.
  • Chamberlain, Minerva
  • Hammond, Mabel
  • Smith, Lucinda
  • Hammond, Dick
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.A.006
Dates: -
Creator: Hughes, John Reynolds, 1855-1947
Persons
  • Hughes, John R. (John Reynolds)
  • Hughes, W. P., Jr.
  • Colquitt, Oscar Branch
  • Madero, Francisco I.
  • Alanis, Lázaro S.
  • Grey, Zane
  • Wood, Beverly
  • Cooper, Tex
Organizations
  • Texas Rangers
  • Texas Rangers. Frontier Battalion. Company D
  • Ex-Texas Rangers Association
Places
  • Ysleta (Tex.)
  • El Paso (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Law enforcement--Texas
  • Public welfare--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.A.007
Dates: -
Creator: Bybee, Ruth, -1969; Bybee, Hal
Persons
  • Bybee, Ruth Woolery
  • Bybee, Halbert Pleasant
  • Edgar, James Winfred
  • Keuhne, H. F.
  • McCallum, Arthur Newell
  • Curtis, Corneil G.
Organizations
  • Austin Community Chest
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.). Board of Trustees
  • YWCA Greater Austin (Tex.)
  • Community Council of Austin and Travis County
  • Jessen and Jessen
  • Fehr and Granger (Architectural firm)
  • Giesecke & Harris (Architectural firm)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • Public schools--Administration
  • Civic leaders
  • Charities--Texas--Austin
  • Education
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Public welfare--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Societies and clubs
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Bissell Family Papers

AR.A.008
Dates: -
Creator: Bissell family
Persons
  • Bissell, Florence Morley
  • Smyth, William
  • Bissell, Charles
  • Smyth, Eliza
  • Kreisle, Edwin C.
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • O'Daniel, W. Lee (Wilbert Lee)
  • Sterling, Ross S.
Organizations
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin Top Shop
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Genealogy
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Celebrations
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Stalnaker Family Papers

AR.A.009
Dates: -
Creator: Stalnaker family
Persons
  • Johnson, William Henry H.
  • Brigham, Asa
  • Stalnaker, J.W.
  • Cloud, John Wurts