William Staehely Papers
An Inventory of the Collection
William Staehely is the son of Alberta and Walter Staehely of Austin, Texas. He was born on June 21, 1933. The Staehely family is related to the Tips family through the marriage of John Staehely (William's great grandfather) to Hermine Tips in 1853. William had 7 brothers and sisters.
The collection offers insight into the debutante ball season in Austin in the early 1960s from the male perspective. The collection contains the schedule and membership list of the Bachelors of Austin as well as invitations to events and parties in Austin.
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Donated by the creator, William Staehely.
William Staehely Papers (AR.2005.028). Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, Texas.
Donor #: DO/1993/028
Donation Date: 2005
Finding aid created and encoded by Molly Hults/2009.
Detailed Description of the Collection