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TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents note

Arrangement note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Map and Site Plan, 1991-2000

Development Planning [Micro Audio Cassettes], 1988-1992

Triangle Planning Commission [VHS], 1989-1998

Triangle Research Material, 1985-2011

Site Photography, 1986-1996

Other Development Projects, 1989-1995


Texas General Land Office, Archives & Records

A Guide to the Austin Triangle Development Collection, 1985-2011



Overview

Creator: Hewgley, Bob, 1950-
Title: Austin Triangle Development Collection
Bulk Dates: Bulk, 1986-1998
Inclusive Dates: 1985-2011
Abstract: Documents the efforts of Austin Mayor Kirk Watson and Garry Mauro, Commissioner of the General Land Office to create a second mixed-use development on the land formerly used by the Austin State Hospital. The development, known as the Triangle was developed on acreage bordered by Lamar Blvd., Guadalupe St. and W. 45th St. The Collection also includes material relating to the first development, known as Central Park on Austin State Hospital land between bordered by Lamar Blvd., Guadalupe St., and W. 38th St.
Identification: AR.24
Quantity: 2.5 Linear feet, (2 document boxes, 1 oversized box, 1 flat file)
Location: OVR
Language: The Materials are written in English.
Repository: Texas General Land Office, Archives & Records

Biographical Note

Bob Hewgley was the Director of Real Estate Asset Management for the Texas General Land Office from 1985 until his retirement in 2009.

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Scope and Contents note

The Collection documents the efforts of Austin Mayor Kirk Watson and Garry Mauro, Commissioner of the General Land Office to create a second mixed-use development on the land formerly used by the Austin State Hospital. The development, known as the Triangle was developed on acreage bordered by Lamar Blvd., Guadalupe St. and W. 45th St. The Collection also includes material relating to the first development, known as Central Park on Austin State Hospital land between bordered by Lamar Blvd., Guadalupe St., and W. 38th St.

The Collection includes site plans, videos, audio cassettes, photographs, slides, research material, and detailed written proposals for the site. Also included are plans for similar developments in El Paso and Corpus Christi, Texas.

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Arrangement note

The collection has been arranged into 6 series:
Map and Site Plans, 1991-2000
Development Planning, 1988-1992
Triangle Planning Commission, 1989-1998
Triangle Research Material, 1985-2011
Site Photography, 1986-1996
Other Development Projects, 1989-1995

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Restrictions

Access Note

Materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Material may be under copyright protection. US copyright law does allow for reproduction under copyright for uses such as critique, criticism, news reporting, teaching (including multiple copies for classroom use) scholarship or research. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, locating copyright holders and abiding my current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of special collections material in print or electronics form.

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Index Terms

Lopiano, Donna, 1946-
Mauro, Garry, Land Commissioner, 1948-
Pickle, Jake, 1913-2005
Watson, Kirk, 1958-
Austin (Tex.)
Austin State Hospital
Corpus Christi (Tex.)
El Paso (Tex.)
Legislative Documents
Texas Dept of Mental Health and Mental Retardation
Texas General Land Office
University of Texas at Austin

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Austin Triangle Development Collection (AR.24). Archives and Records Program, Texas General Land Office, Austin.

Digital Copies

Texas General Land Office employees can download and view selected images of the Central Park site before and after construction on the Docushare server: http://docushare.glo.state.tx.us/docushare/dsweb/View/Collection-38555

External customers must visit the GLO Archives & Records Reading Room at 1700 N. Congress Ave. Suite 935 Austin, Texas.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Map and Site Plan, 1991-2000

Map-case Drawer
94 L Consolidated Site Plan for "Central Park", 11/5/1991
L Illustrative Site Plan, "Central Park", undated
L Illustrative Site Plan, "The Triangle", B&W, October 25, 1999
L Illustrative Site Plan, "The Triangle", Color, July 16, 2000

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Development Planning [Micro Audio Cassettes], 1988-1992

Box Carton
2 3 Austin State Hospital Orientation Meeting, June 16, 1988
3 Austin State Hospital NH [Neighborhood] Input [2 tapes], June 30, 1988
3 NH [Neighborhood] Input 3 Technical Issues [2 tapes], July 14, 1988
3 Public Hearing [2 tapes], August 12, 1988
3 Neighborhood Austin State Hospital [2 tapes], August 25, 1988
3 Austin State Hospital NH [Neighborhood]/MHMR BAV Scenerios, [2 tapes], September 13th, 1988
3 Combined NH [Neighborhood] and MHMR Advisory Meeting, September 27, 1988
3 Austin State Hospital NH [Neighborhood] Meeting [2 tapes], October 26, 1988
1 Site Plan Review Committee 1st Meeting HEBCO Site Plan Procedures/Applicant Pres., 11/20/1991
1 SPRC [Site Plan Review Committee] #2 HEBCO Site Plan [2 tapes], 12/2/1991
2 HEBCO Site plan Review Committee Arch Guidelines [2 tapes], 9/22/1992
2 Donna Lopiano, undated

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Triangle Planning Commission [VHS], 1989-1998

Box
2 Austin Planning Commission Public Hearing UT Brackenridge Tract, January 17, 1989
Texas General Land Office Commission: Pickle Research Center Tape#1, February 26, 1996
Texas General Land Office Land Commission Conference Pickle Research Center Tape #2, February 26, 1996
Triangle Board of Review, October 12, 1998

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Triangle Research Material, 1985-2011

Box Folder
1 1 Community Workshop Comment Sheets, 1998
2 Asylum Land/Ownership research, January 1989
3 Blue Book: Senate Bill 43, Acts of the 69th Legislature Creating the Asset Management Division of the General Land Office, May 15, 1985
4 Summary of materials donated, July 21, 2011

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Site Photography, 1986-1996

Box Folder
1 5 Austin State Hospital [slides], undated
6 Austin State Hospital [prints and negatives], 1986
7 19909 [Austin State Hospital slides], undated
8 Asset Management Division Progress Central Park before and after [slides], undated
9 CM [Central Market slides], 1996
10 Presentation to Agency Committee, TX AM1 Plan, [future site of Central Park, slides], September 12, 1988
11 Austin State Hospital Aerial/Color Close ups, [entire future site of Central Park and The Triangle], 1988-1996
12 Austin State Hospital Aerial Slides, March 21, 1988
13 Austin State Hospital Ground Shots [slides], March 28, 1988
14 Austin State Hospital School Annex, C. Pennington Presentation AMD [Asset Management Division], 1986
15 Austin State Hospital [slides], undated
16 Asset Management Division Leasing [slides], 1986
17 Asset Management [negatives], undated
19 Color Negatives [35mm and 4x5], undated

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Other Development Projects, 1989-1995

Oversized Box
3 El Paso County Map, undated
The Village Master Plan: Development Design Standards and Guidelines, Corpus Christi, Texas, December 1989
Box Folder
1 18 Planned Community Development Book "Paseo Del Este", March 1995

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