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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.F.009
Dates: -
Creator: University Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
Persons
  • Ashley, Marshel
  • Horn, Jeff L.
  • LaGrone, Herbert F.
  • Nelson, I. I.
  • Pittinger, B. F.
  • Stepan, Joe R.
Organizations
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • University Junior High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Public Schools--Texas--Austin
  • School districts--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.F.010
Dates: -
Creator: Miller, Robert Thomas, 1893-1962
Persons
  • Miller, Tom
  • Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
  • Shivers, Allan
  • DeWitty, Arthur B.
  • Wolf, Oswald G.
  • Thornberry, Homer
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Mayor's Office
  • Salvation Army
  • Jessen, Jessen, Millhouse and Greeven
  • Municipal Auditorium (Austin, Tex.)
  • Page Southerland Page Architects and Planners
  • United States. Congress. House
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Austin (Tex.). Board of Equalization
  • Democratic Party (U.S.)
  • Humane Society of Austin and Travis County
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Race relations
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Mayors--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Public utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Police-community relations--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Race discrimination--Texas--Austin
  • Racism--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Alexander Caswell Ellis Memorial Collection On Mental Health Records

AR.G.001
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Austin Public Library
Persons
  • Ellis, A. Caswell (Alexander Caswell)
Organizations
  • Texas Society For Mental Health
  • Austin Public Library
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Mental health
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Heritage Society of Austin Texas State Cemetery Papers

AR.G.002
Dates: -
Creator: Heritage Society of Austin
Persons
  • Kemp, L. W.
Organizations
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Texas State Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Texas--Genealogy
Subjects
  • Cemeteries--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.G.003
Dates: -
Creator: United States Works Projects Administration, Texas District No. 9
Persons
Organizations
  • St. David's Episcopal Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • United States. Work Projects Administration. Texas District No. 9
  • Texas Historical Records Survey
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Blackshear Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Travis County (Tex.)
  • West Avenue School (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Church
  • Federal aid to community development--Texas--Austin
  • Archival surveys--Texas
  • African American students
  • Depressions--1929--Texas
  • Mexican American students--Texas--Austin
  • Public service employment--Texas
  • Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin--History
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Barker, Anderson, and Taliaferro Family Papers

AR.G.004
Dates: -
Creator: Barker family; Anderson family; Taliaferro family
Persons
  • Barker, Ben M.
  • Anderson, Washington
  • Anderson, Mary Ann Glasscock
  • Taliaferro, Robert Hay
  • Glasscock, Stephen C.
  • Taliaferro, Lucile
Organizations
  • Texas Veteran Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Lane Family Papers

AR.G.005
Dates: -
Creator: Lane family
Persons
  • Lane, David Addison
  • Lane, Mattie Callaway
  • Callaway, John Isaac
  • Callaway, Martha Antoinette Long
  • Lane, Joe Callaway
  • Lane, John Callaway
  • Lane, Roy Callaway
Organizations
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy
  • New Orleans College of Dentistry
  • Austin Public Schools (Austin, Tex.)
  • Texas. National Guard
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Travis County Elections Records

AR.G.006
Dates: -
Creator: Travis County
Persons
  • Hornsby, Reuben
  • Davis, Edmund Jackson
  • Coke, Richard
Organizations
  • Travis County (Tex.). Elections Division
Places
  • Travis County (Tex.)--Politics and government
Subjects
  • Elections--Texas--Travis County
  • Election districts--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Carrington Family Papers

AR.H.001
Dates: -
Creator: Carrington family
Persons
  • Carrington, Evelyn Maurine
  • Carrington, Maude Dillon
  • Carrington, Bertha Gray
  • Hill, William Hickman
  • Carrington, Robert Emmitt
  • Carrington, Leonidas Davis
  • Carrington, Martha Hickman Hill
  • Gray, George Edwin
  • McArthur, Gladys
Organizations
  • L.D. Carrington and Company
  • Capitol National Bank
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • Edinburgh (Scotland)
  • Carrington-Covert House (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • African Americans
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.H.003
Dates: -
Creator: John B. Parent- Teacher Association
Persons
Organizations
  • John B. Winn Parent-Teacher Association
  • Austin Independent School District (Tex.)
  • Winn Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • Parents' and teachers' associations
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site