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Subject Source: FAST

Found in 2605 Collections and/or Records:

John T. Allan letter book

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00710

Entries related to real-estate transactions in the Austin vicinity, produced by Allan (ca. 1826-1888), appointed state treasurer in 1867.

Dates: 1858 - 1869

George W. Allard letter

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00711

Letter from Allard, November 8, 1935, in Byers, Texas, to Mrs. J.A. Byler, describes the Battle of Dove Creek, in Tom Green County, January 8, 1865, in which the Kickapoo Indians, en route to Mexico from Indian Territory, were attacked by and defeated Captain Henry Fossett's state border guards.

Dates: 1935

Beverly Whipple Allen papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004400

The Beverly Whipple Allen Papers, 1853-1938, relate primarily to the pastoral duties of Allen, a Methodist clergyman, while some of the papers pertain to Allen's first career as an attorney in Austin.

Dates: 1853 - 1938

George Wilbur Allen papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00716

Bulk of collection comprised of research material including notes, notebooks, notecards, blueprints, maps, and magazines. Materials pertain to the American West, forts, Native Americans in Texas, the U.S. Cavalry, and the U.S. Army, mostly dating to the 1880s.

Dates: circa 1880s

J. S. H. Allen account papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00719

Papers are largely an alphabetical listing, from 1914 to 1923, of unpaid accounts of Dr. J. S. H. Allen of Emory, Texas. Other items include a statement and a letter regarding a 1935 account.

Dates: 1914 - 1935

Katherine R. Allen oral history collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03711
Scope and Contents

The Katherine R. Allen oral history collection, 1974, includes three audio cassette tapes containing oral history interviews of Jack Holland, F. C. McConnell, and Arno Nowotny. The interviews were conducted by Katherine Allen in 1974 as part of her dissertation concerning the history of student housing at the University of Texas at Austin.

Dates: 1974

Ruth Alice Allen papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00722

Some materials relate to the 1944 firing of University of Texas president Homer P. Rainey by the board of regents, the ensuing actions of the faculty, and the issue of academic freedom. One group of papers consists of academic research notes and drafts of literary productions on Thomas A. Hickey and the history of labor and socialism in Texas by Ruth A. Allen. One item includes a 1973 profile of University of Texas regent Edward A. Clark and a speech by Clark on the University of Texas.

Dates: 1943 - 1946; 1971; 1973

Samuel Tabor Allen family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00057

Samuel Tabor Allen was active in pre-Republic of Texas politics and was a major landholder. The papers document Allen's personal, business, and political activities in Texas during the pre-Republic and Revolutionary period, as well as the affairs of some of his family members.

Dates: 1759 - 1931

William Y. Allen letters

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00724

William Y. Allen was a Minister and educator in Kentucky and the Republic of Texas. Photostat copies of letters by Allen, arranged chronologically.

Dates: 1842; 1878

Winnie Allen papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00723

University of Texas and Eugene C. Barker Texas History Center archivist (1925-1960) was born in Henrietta, Texas, in 1895, taught school at various locations in the state (1917-1923), authored several books on Texas history, and died in 1985. Papers relate to personal and business affairs of Allen.

Dates: 1863, circa 1900, 1911-1964