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Aerial Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 03-AV07
Arrangement Arranged by a 5 digit Tax Appraisal Page Number. This collection consists of numbers 1-0208 - 7-7596.

Amalia Rodriguez-Mendoza Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 02-MS09
Scope and Contents The Amalia Rodriguez-Mendoza Papers are divided into 10 series.

The first series, District Clerk’s Office Operations, documents the operations and organization of the office of the district clerk. The material in this series was created by either Amalia, her staff, or in collaboration with other county departments.

The second series, Organizations and Committee, focuses on Amalia's involvement in professional and civic organizations. Much of the material in this series ...

Artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: 04-AA02
Scope and Contents Historical artifacts relating to the history and government of Travis County.

Artwork

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 04-AA01
Scope and Contents Original artwork relating to the history and government of Travis County.

Austin Bar Association Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 02-MS01
Scope and Contents Records of proceedings, administrative records, financial records, correspondence, publications and printed materials of the Austin Bar Association, from the years 1922-1946.

Bob Honts Papers

 Collection — other: 39
Identifier: 02-MS06
Scope and Contents The Bob Honts Papers is divided into 18 series. The series reflect the major types of material contained within the collection. Below is a description of each series:

Series 1: Commissioners Court Minutes and Agendas

This series contains a sample of Commissioners Court Minutes, Agendas, and Work Sessions from 1980 and 1981 maintained by Precinct 2. Series 2: Corporations This series contains records relating mainly to the Capital Industrial Development Corporation and the ...

China Artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: 04-AA02.01
Scope and Contents Artifacts from County Judge Sam Biscoe and Commissioner Sarah Eckhardt's trip to China in 2012

Commissioners Court Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 01-CR71
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records of the Road Overseers.  Road Overseers were appointed by Commissioners to keep the roads, bridges, and causeways in each precinct clear of obstructions and in good repair.

Constable Precinct 3 Artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: 04-AA02.03
Scope and Contents The collection includes a Constable Precinct 3 uniform shirt and Constable Precinct 3 uniform patches.

County Auditor Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR20
Scope and Contents Balance sheets, revenue ledgers, appropriation ledgers, payroll registers, claim and warrant registers, and audits comprise the bulk of the County Auditor's records.

County Clerk Artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: 04-AA02-06

County Clerk Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 01-CR21
Scope and Contents Records of the County Clerk include financial records (bids, claims, and bonds); county court civil and criminal case papers; contracts; assorted property records; tax records, including Board of Equalization notices and protests; official bonds, deputation records, and oaths of Office; election notices; marriage affidavits; school records, including teacher payroll cards; livestock records; and personnel records. Bond files include documentation for bonds involving Travis County and City of ...

County Extension Services

 Collection
Identifier: 01-CR01

County Health Department Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR73
Scope and Contents Records of the County Health Department (a now defunct office), including autopsy records, correspondence, public health publications, and medicinal and drug leaflets.

County Judge Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR23
Scope and Contents Records of the County Judge, including hiring bonds (convict labor records).

County Surveyor Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR26
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 5 series: Surveyor's Record books, Surveyor's Record Index books, Surveyor's Record File books, Field Notes, and assorted records. Surveyor's Record books, dating from 1838-1999, include surveys, plats, field notes, land warrants and scrips. The earliest records, dating from 1838-1839, date prior to the formal establishment of Travis County, and are therefore referred to as Bastrop County records. Earlier records also include counties outside Travis but within ...

County Treasurer Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR27
Scope and Contents The collection consists of fines and jury fees collected and registers: record of scrips issued for District and County Court juries, Roads and Bridges.

District Clerk Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR32
Scope and Contents Records of the District Courts, the principal trial courts in the State of Texas, including early civil and criminal court records (dockets, case papers and minutes), multi-court records, records of juries and grand juries, naturalization records, business and professional records, financial records, and reports.

Facilities Management Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR37

Fire Marshal Records

 Collection
Identifier: 01-CR38

F.W. "Joe" Horton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 02-MS02
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks compiled by F.W. Joe Horton during his time in office as County Superintendent of Public Instruction. Materials compiled include newspaper clippings, correspondence, photographs, invitations, certificates, and pamphlets, primarily relating to his duties and activities while in office.

General Services Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR39
Scope and Contents Records of the General Services department, including administrative records, budgets, legal records (contracts, agreements and leases), facilities records (construction, remodel, and move files), personnel records, and correspondence.

Historical Commission Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR41
Scope and Contents Records of proceedings and printed materials of the Travis County Historical Commission.

Human Resources Management Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR43
Scope and Contents The collection consists of publications produced by the Human Resources Department, including employee handbooks and County Comment newsletters.

Import Test Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 99999
Arrangement Arrangement Test, test

Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 01-CR46
Scope and Contents Dockets, case papers, and reports of the Office of the Justice of Peace Precinct 1. Dockets and case papers include those for civil, criminal and inquest matters. Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 2 Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 01-CR47
Scope and Contents Dockets, case papers, and reports of the Office of the Justice of Peace Precinct 2. Dockets and case papers include those for civil, criminal and inquest matters. Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 3 Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR48
Scope and Contents Dockets, case papers, and reports of the Office of the Justice of Peace Precinct 3. Dockets and case papers include those for civil, criminal and inquest matters. Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 4 Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 01-CR49
Scope and Contents Dockets, case papers, and reports of the Office of the Justice of Peace Precinct 4. Dockets and case papers include those for civil, criminal and inquest matters. Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 5 Records

 Collection — other: all vols
Identifier: 01-CR50
Scope and Contents Dockets, case papers, and reports of the Office of the Justice of Peace Precinct 5. Dockets and case papers include those for civil, criminal and inquest matters. Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 6 Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR51
Scope and Contents Dockets, case papers, and reports of the Office of the Justice of Peace Precinct 6. Dockets and case papers include those for civil, criminal and inquest matters. Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 7 Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR52
Scope and Contents Criminal case papers and inquest records of the Office of the Justice of Peace Precinct 7. Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 8 Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR53
Scope and Contents Inquest case papers of the Office of the Justice of Peace Precinct 8. Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Justice of the Peace Records - Precinct Unknown

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR72
Scope and Contents Case papers and reports of the Office of the Justice of Peace - Precinct Unknown. Case papers include criminal cases and inquests.

Juvenile Court Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR55
Scope and Contents Juvenile Court publications.

Maps

 Collection
Identifier: 03-AV05
Arrangement U.S. Geological Survey Topographic maps are arranged by ID number except for maps without ID number, which are arranged by date.

Maria Canchola Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 02-MS16
Scope and Contents The Maria Canchola Papers are divided into 5 series.

The first series, Precinct 4 Office Files, contains records pertaining to the administration of staff and the Precinct 4 building and law enforcement training manuals and directories.

The second series, Community Involvement, focuses on Canchola's outreach to constituents and organizations within Precinct 4. As constable, Canchola worked with local organizations in her precinct to help constituents in need. Some of her ...

Microfilm

 Collection
Identifier: 03-AV06.02

Microfilm - Original Silver

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 03-AV06.01
Scope and Contents Original silver microfilm from multiple county departments, primarily County Clerk, District Clerk, and Records Management Media Division

Mike Renfro Papers

 Collection — other: 64 boxes
Identifier: 02-MS04
Arrangement The arrangement is based on the original order in which the collection was received. Commissioners Court Agendas are arranged mostly by type, divided into regular, special, and work sessions. Though, some years of the agendas were grouped together by month and maintain this order in the collection. Subject Files maintain the same year-based and alphabetical order used by Renfro's office.

Oral Histories

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 03-AV04
Arrangement Recordings are organized by the last name of the interviewee.

Photographs

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 03-AV01
Scope and Contents Photographic materials, including prints, digital images, slides, and negatives.

Purchasing Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR62
Scope and Contents Publications of the Purchasing Office.

Records Management and Communication Resources Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR63
Scope and Contents Publications and general files, arranged topically.

Richard Moya Papers

 Collection — other: 45 boxes
Identifier: 02-MS05
Scope and Contents Please download Richard Moya Papers PDF under "Show Digital Content Links" for full finding aid.

The collection is divided into 22 series. A description of each series follows:

Series 1: Books and Binders

This series consists of bound books and binders that mainly concern with budget and financial issues, work reports, and phone call records.

Series 2: Buildings and Housing

This series concerns the construction and remodeling of Travis ...

Samuel T. Biscoe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 02-MS15
Scope and Contents The Samuel Biscoe Papers are divided into 14 Series. The first series, Subject Files, contains files from Biscoe's office that were organized alphabetically by his staff. These files represent the work of Biscoe's Office and his work with other organizations and departments.

The second series, Budget and Planning, through the last series, Audiovisual Materials / Photos, contain files that Biscoe kept in his office. These files include both personal records and official reports ...

Serials and Books

 Collection
Identifier: 06-SB

Sheriff Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR65
Scope and Contents Arrest and offense records, jail records, reords of writs and process, reports, publications, and National Night Out material from the Sheriff's Office.

Tax Assessor-Collector Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 01-CR67
Scope and Contents Property appraisal and property tax collection records, including abstracts, delinquent taxes, redemption records, tax receipts, and reports.  Holdings are scattered and incomplete.

Transportation and Natural Resources Artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: 04-AA02.05
Scope and Contents These artifacts were found by Travis County Transportation and Natural Resources staff at two Travis County Parks, Milton Reimers' Ranch and North East Metropolitan Park. A few artifacts were additionally found at Poisot Stables at Bluff Springs Road. The artifacts are split into two series, Household Objects and Farming Tools. The artifacts come from different periods of the 20th century and many of the artifacts are rusted and in fragile condition.

Transportation and Natural Resources Records

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 01-CR68

Vertical Files

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 05-VF
Scope and Contents Clippings, printed materials, ephemera, and other miscellaneous materials about individuals and subjects relating to Travis County government history.

Video Recordings

 Collection
Identifier: 03-AV02
Scope and Contents Video recordings

Workers Assistance Program of Texas Records

 Collection
Identifier: 02-MS10
Scope and Contents This collection contains the 1974-1978 organizational papers of the Workers Assistance Program of Texas (WAPT), a division of the AFL-CIO that helps union members and their families with the treatment and prevention of alcohol abuse. The collection contains a number of documents created by J.L. Cook, a former Executive Director of the WAPT.

The collection is divided into six series. The first series, Alcohol Abuse Treatment / Prevention Programs, consists of documents that provide ...

W.T. Wroe Papers

 Collection — other: all
Identifier: 02-MS13