Archives and Manuscripts Index

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AR.Z.005
Dates: -
Creator: Weller family
Persons
  • Weller, C. Buford
  • Weller, C.O. (Cyrus Otway)
  • Weller, Clarence
  • Weller, Lucille Edgar
Organizations
  • Jefferson Medical College
  • Texas Methodist Church
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Commerce
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Medicine--Practice
  • Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions
  • Physicians--Texas--Austin
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … … Philadelphia (Pa.) … United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 … Medicine--Practice … Medicine--Formulae, … prescriptions … Physicians--Texas--Austin … American Civil War (1861-1865) … Weller Family Papers …
AR.A.001
Dates: -
Creator: Graham, Niles
Persons
  • Crusemann, Carrie Margaret Graham
  • Crusemann, Paul
  • Graham, Anita Laura Goeth 1889-1953
  • Graham, Carrie Augusta Pease
  • Pease, E. M. (Elisha Marshall)
  • Pease, Lucadia Christiana Niles
  • Graham, Richard Niles
  • Pease, Julia Maria
  • Graham, Beriah 1804-1879
  • Graham, George Thomas, Sr.
  • Harman, James William
  • Harman Julia Anita Graham
  • Goeth, Julia Tips
  • Goeth, Ralph Conrad
  • Franklin, Fabian
  • Franklin, Margaret Ladd
  • Graham, Marshall Pease
  • Graham, Walter Murray
  • Griswold family
  • Ladd, Augusta Flora Niles
  • Ladd, Eliphalet
  • Ladd, Henry W.
  • Ladd-Franklin, Christine
  • McCordic, Jane Augusta Ladd
  • Moor, Maria Harriet Niles
  • Niles, Christina Griswold
  • Niles, John Milton
  • Niles, Juliet
  • Niles, Richard
Organizations
  • Enfield Realty and Home Building Company (Tex.)
  • State of Texas
  • Texas. General Land Office
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Austin Chamber of Commerce
  • Enfield Grocery Company (Austin, Tex.)
  • Hartford Female Seminary (Hartford, Conn.)
  • Vassar College
  • Pease & Harris
  • First National Bank (Austin, Tex.)
  • Infield Petroleum Company
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Hartford (Conn.)
  • Woodlawn (Austin, Tex.)
  • Brazoria County (Tex.)
  • Brazos County (Tex.)
  • Caldwell County (Tex.)
  • Enfield (Conn.)
  • Galveston (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Business enterprises--Texas
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Education
  • Families--Texas--Austin
  • Governors--Texas
  • Genealogy--Texas
  • Real property--Texas
  • Law firms--Texas
  • Slavery--United States
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
  • Railroads--Texas
  • Oil industries--Texas
  • Women--Texas--Austin
  • Education
  • Frontier and pioneer life--Texas
Format
  • Art
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
  • Video
Access: Some portions may require advance notice
Excerpt: … (Conn.) … Galveston (Tex.) … United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 … Business enterprises--Texas … American Civil War (1861-1865) … Education … Families--Texas--Austin …
AR.I.001
Dates: -
Creator: Shelton, John E. Jr.
Persons
  • Shelton, John E., Jr.
  • Shelton, Kathryn Cavett
  • Greer, Emily Catherine Johnson
  • Greer, William Henry
  • Johnson, Catherine Hyde
  • Johnson, Thomas Jefferson
  • Shelton, John Elbert
  • Shelton, Willie Idela Greer
  • Williams, Elizabeth Ellen Johnson
Organizations
  • Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Cavalry Regiment, 8th
  • Texas. National Guard
  • Austin High School (Austin, Tex.)
  • Johnson Institute (Travis County, Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Hays County (Tex.)
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Public schools--Texas--Austin
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Soldiers--Texas--Correspondence
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … and customs … Hays County (Tex.) … United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 … Public schools--Texas--Austin … World War II … World War, 1939-1945 … American Civil War (1861-1865) … Soldiers--Texas--Correspondence … …

Atkinson and Giles Families Papers

AR.S.015
Dates: -
Creator: Atkinson family; Giles family
Persons
  • Giles, Eugene Victor
  • Giles, Sallie Jourdan
  • Giles, Val C.
  • Giles, Laura
  • Giles, W. L.
  • Atkinson, Mary Jordan
  • Long, Walter Ewing
  • Leudecke, Harry
  • Atkinson family
  • Jourdan family
  • Richardson, T. C.
Organizations
  • Heritage Society of Austin
  • Texas Confederate Home
  • Pioneer Memorial Park
  • Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farm (Tex.)
  • Texas Farm Bureau Cotton Association
  • Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives
  • Possum Hunt Association
  • Live Oak Springs Dairy
Places
  • Sprinkle (Tex.)--Genealogy
  • Austin (Tex.)
  • Gilesburg (Tex.)
  • Texas--Politics and government
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Subjects
  • Slavery--Texas--Austin
  • Agriculture
  • Cotton gins and ginning--Texas
  • Farms--Texas--History
  • World War II
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Botanical gardens--Texas--Austin
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Diaries
  • Legislators--Texas
  • Dairy farms--Texas--Travis County
Format
  • Artifacts
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
Excerpt: … … Texas--Politics and government … United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 … Slavery--Texas--Austin … Agriculture … … 1939-1945 … Botanical gardens--Texas--Austin … American Civil War (1861-1865) … Diaries … Legislators--Texas … Dairy …