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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.2010.003
Dates: -
Creator: Aggarwal family
Persons
  • Aggarwal, Jagdishkumar
  • Aggarwal, Malini
  • Aggarwal, Rajni
  • Aggarwal, Shanti
Organizations
  • University of Illinois (System)
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Ann Arbor (Mich.)
  • Balrampur (India)
  • Bareil (India)
  • Bombay (India)
  • Dehradun (India)
  • Liverpool (England)
  • Urbana (Ill.)
Subjects
  • East Indian Americans
  • South Asian Americans--Emigration and immigration--History--20th Century
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … (England) … Urbana (Ill.) … East Indian Americans … South Asian Americans--Emigration and immigration--History--20th …
AR.1992.014
Dates: -
Creator: Austin (Tex.). Economic Development Department. Sister and Friendship Cities Program
Persons
  • Bustamante, Cecilia
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Cooksey, Frank C.
  • Todd, Bruce
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Economic Development Department
  • Austin Sister Cities Foundation
  • Austin Sister Cities Executive Committee
  • Sister Cities International
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Adelaide (S. A.)
  • Koblenz (Germany)
  • Lima (Peru)
  • Oita (Japan)
  • Saltillo (Coahuila, Mexico)
  • Belo Horizonte (Brazil)
  • Gwangmyeong (Korea)
  • Maseru (Lesotho)
  • Old Orlu (Nigeria)
  • Taichung City (Taiwan)
  • Xischuangbanna (China)
Subjects
  • Cities and towns--International cooperation
  • International relations
  • Sister cities
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Art
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt: … cooperation … International relations … Sister cities … Asian Americans--Texas--Austin … Austin (Tex.). Economic …
AR.2015.030
Dates:
Creator: University of Texas Department of American Studies
Persons
  • Zumbrun, Janna
  • Chong, Alexis
  • Hoang, Elyse
  • Shetty, Divakar
  • Shetty, Shalini
  • Shetty, Pooja
  • Sanchez-Ruiz, Velia
  • Ruiz, Ruth
  • Zamora, Emilio
  • Ramirez, Miguel
  • Vitek, Valasta
  • Coswell, Lee
  • Rosipal, Eileen
Organizations
  • Austin History Center
  • L Style G Style
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Mexican Americans
  • LGBTQ
  • Asian Americans
  • Railroads
  • Czech Americans--Texas
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Gay rights
  • Graffiti
  • Human trafficking
  • Indians of North America
  • Mexican American soldiers--Texas--History--20th century
Format
  • Audio
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … War, 1861-1865 … Mexican Americans … LGBTQ … Asian Americans … Railroads … Czech Americans--Texas … …

Texas Vietnamese Students Association Scrapbooks

AR.2020.016
Dates: -
Creator: Texas Vietnamese Students Association
Persons
Organizations
  • Texas Vietnamese Students Association
  • University of Texas at Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
  • Vietnamese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Vietnamese Americans--Societies, etc.
Format
  • Digital records
Access: Advance notice required
Excerpt: … life and customs … Vietnamese Americans--Texas--Austin … Asian Americans--Texas--Austin … Vietnamese …
AR.2009.056
Dates: -
Creator: Nguyen family
Persons
  • Nguyen, An
  • Nguyen, Phong
  • Nguyen, Tina
Organizations
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Saigon (Vietnam)
  • Vietnam--History
Subjects
  • Vietnamese American families
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Refugees--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … … Vietnamese American families … Vietnam War, 1961-1975 … Asian Americans--Texas--Austin … Immigrants--Texas--Austin … …
AR.2016.015
Dates: -
Creator: Los Outsiders
Persons
  • Archuleta, Federico
  • Castillo, Jaime Salvador
  • García, Michael Anthony
  • Harrington, Robert Jackson
  • Hernandez, Hector
  • Houston, Ora Elliot
Organizations
  • ArtPlace America
  • Asian American Resource Center (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.). Cultural Arts Division
  • Austin (Tex.). Economic Development Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Art in Public Places
  • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Civic Arts (Austin, Tex.)
  • David Chapel Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Fisterra Studios (Austin, Tex.)
  • Franklin Barbecue (Austin, Tex.)
  • George Washington Carver Museum (Austin, Tex.)
  • GO Collaborative (Austin, Tex.)
  • Huston-Tillotson College
  • Long Horn Meat (Austin, Tex.)
  • Los Outsiders (Austin, Tex.)
  • Nubian Queen (Austin, Tex.)
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • Public City (Austin, Tex.)
  • Roland's Soul Food (Austin, Tex.)
  • Salvage Vanguard Theater (Austin, Tex.)
  • Sam's BBQ (Austin, Tex.)
  • Space 12 (Austin, Tex.)
  • Star of Texas Fair & Rodeo (Austin, Tex.)
  • True Home Church (Austin, Tex.)
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Victory Grill (Austin, Tex.)
  • Vortex Repertory Company
Places
  • African American Cultural Heritage District (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
  • Austin (Tex.)--Pictorial works
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Dobson Park (Austin, Tex.)
  • Dr. Charles E. Urdy Plaza (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Oakwood Cemetery (Austin, Tex.)
  • Windsor Park (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Art--Texas--Austin
  • Artists--Texas--Austin
  • Buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Church
  • Community arts projects--Texas--Austin
  • Cultural arts--Texas--Austin
  • Election districts--Texas--Austin
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Mexican American arts
  • Minority business enterprises--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Photography--Texas--Austin
  • Portrait photography
  • Small business--Texas--Austin
  • Street art--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … Art Project Photograph Collection … ArtPlace America … Asian American Resource Center (Austin, Tex.) … Austin …

RadDesi Records

AR.2019.020
Dates: -
Creator: RadDesi
Persons
  • Shah, Sona
Organizations
  • RadDesi
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
Subjects
  • South Asian American teenagers--Texas--Austin
  • Political participation
  • Social justice
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … … Shah, Sona … Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions … South Asian American teenagers--Texas--Austin … Political …
AR.2010.002
Dates: -
Creator: Korean American Association of Greater Austin
Persons
Organizations
  • Korean American Association of Greater Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
Subjects
  • Korean Americans--Social life and customs
  • Korean American businesspeople--Texas--Austin
  • Boards of trade--Texas--Austin
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Digital records
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … … Boards of trade--Texas--Austin … Asian Americans--Texas--Austin … Korean American Association …
AR.2012.028
Dates: -
Creator: Lee, Inez Lung, 1900-2004
Persons
  • Lee, Inez Lung
Organizations
  • St. Mary's Academy (Austin, Tex.)
  • First Baptist Church (Austin, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex)
  • Canton (China)
Subjects
  • Missionaries
  • Asian Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Photography
  • Chinese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Women and religion--Texas
  • Church Schools--Texas--Austin
  • Education--Texas--Austin
  • Teachers--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … Inez Lung … Austin (Tex) … Canton (China) … Missionaries … Asian Americans--Texas--Austin … Photography … Chinese …
AR.2009.063
Dates: -
Creator: Ng family
Persons
  • Jackson, Carolyn
  • Jung, Joe
  • Kong, Joe Ming
  • Leung, Mai
  • Leung, Tommy
  • Ng, Bon Hor
  • Ng, Harry Bon
  • Ng, Jack
  • Ng, Lee
  • Ng, lin Hsu
  • Ng, William
  • Ng, Yan
Organizations
  • American Diners Society
  • Texas Restaurant Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Canton (China)
  • Hong Kong
  • San Francisco (Ca.)
  • United States--Emigration and immigration
Subjects
  • Advertising--Restaurants
  • Asian American families
  • Chinese Americans--Texas--Austin
  • Chinese restaurants
  • Small business
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Families--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … and immigration … Advertising--Restaurants … Asian American families … Chinese Americans--Texas--Austin … …