2015 Eberly Panel
 The next Angelina Eberly Luncheon is set for Friday, January 23, 2015 at the Driskill. (Mixers at 11 and Luncheon at Noon) . The luncheon will feature (L to R) moderator Ron Oliveira with panelists Wayne Bell, Charlie Betts, Dealey Herndon, Peter Flagg Maxson and Candace & John Volz. These “renovators” of historic downtown Austin will share first-hand what it was like to rescue properties nearly lost to demolition, neglect and arson.
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Posted on 09 Dec, 2014

Join us for AUSTIN’S 175th Birthday Event
& Photo Exhibit Opening Reception!
Tuesday, December 9, 6:30 PM

When: Tuesday, December 9, 6:30 PM
Where: Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe,
in the David Earl Holt Photo Gallery
Free and open to the public.
Surface lot and street parking is free on Tuesday evenings.
Birthday refreshments will be served
In recognition of the City of Austin’s 175th Birthday, the Austin History Center launches a new exhibit, Austin 175: From Cabins to Skyscrapers, in [...]

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Posted on 09 Dec, 2014

Austin History Center Association invites you to a Meet the Author presentation by Howie Richey. Howie’s book is called “Party Weird: Festivals and Fringe Gatherings of Austin.” 

 

 

When: Tuesday, November 18, 6:30 PM 
Where: Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe
Free and open to the public
Parking: Street and surface lot parking is free on Tuesday evenings
Signed books will be available for sale
Light refreshments will be served.

 

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Posted on 14 Nov, 2014

Austin History Center Association invites you to a Meet the Author presentation by Carole McIntosh Sikes. Carole’s book is called “Hudson Bend and the Birth of Lake Travis”
  
When: Tuesday, October 7, 6:30 PM
Where: Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe
Free and open to the public
Parking: Street and surface lot parking is free on Tuesday evenings
Signed books will be available for sale
Refreshments will be served
 

Author Carole McIntosh Sikes

The Austin History Center and [...]

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Posted on 29 Sep, 2014

This event is part of the annual Austin Museum Day. For information on this multi-venue event, visit:
http://www.austinmuseums.org/museumday/
Austin History Center invites you to a “Meet the Author” presentation by Debra L. Winegarten. Debra’s latest book is called “Oveta Culp Hobby: Colonel, Cabinet Member, Philanthropist.”
When: Sunday, September 21, 2 PM
Where: Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe
Free and open to the public
Parking: Street and surface lot parking is free on Sundays
Signed books will be available for sale
Light refreshments will be served
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Posted on 20 Sep, 2014

Wednesday Evening, September 3 at 6 PM at Scholz Beer Garten! It’s the Austin History Center & Austin History Center Association’s annual BEER GARDEN SOCIAL!

AHC and AHCA’s Annual SCHOLZ BEER GARDEN SOCIAL
Celebrating the Wit and Wisdom of Ann Richards!
Featuring Esther’s Follies and Spike Gillespie!
Wednesday, September 3 at 6 PM
Scholz Beer Garten at 1607 San Jacinto Blvd.

Parking Information: There are two pay lots in [...]

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Posted on 27 Aug, 2014

http://www.austinhistory.net

 

Program Tonight – Richard Zelade – Tuesday, July 29 – 6:30 PM
Program Sat. Aug. 9 at 2:00 PM – The film “Austin  
Revealed: Civil Rights Stories“

    

Information on both programs follow
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TONIGHT
Meet the Author – Richard Zelade for a discussion of his new book, “Guytown by Gaslight: A History of Vice in Austin’s First Ward.”

Where: Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe
~ The event is free and open to the public
~ Street and surface parking is [...]

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Posted on 29 Jul, 2014

Austin History Center & Austin History Center Association invite you to an evening of conversation with two scions of Austin politics: former Austin Mayor Carole Keeton and former State Representative Wilhelmina Delco, moderated by St. Edward’s University Professor Paula Marks.
When: Wednesday, June 11 at 6:30 PM
Where: Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe
~ The event is free and open to the public
~ Street and surface parking is free on Wednesday evenings
~ Light refreshments will be served
These women will share their stories of [...]

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Posted on 06 Jun, 2014

You are cordially invited to attend the

2014 AHCA Annual Meeting & Reception
Wednesday, May 14th
Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe
6:30 PM – Event is free and open to the public
Street and lot parking is free on Wednesday nights
Featuring a presentation by Award-Winning
Austin Filmmaker Mat Hames

The event will also include Volunteer Awards & Recognition, AHC and AHCA Annual Reports, AHCA Board Election, and AHCA Bylaws Changes Ratification (Proposed slate and link to bylaws document [...]

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Posted on 14 May, 2014


Austin History Center Association invites you to support us and as many local nonprofits as you can at 2014 Amplify Austin!
Click the menu link on the left for all details and to make a donation.

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Posted on 17 Mar, 2014
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