University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Austin Liquor Dealers Account Book, 1871-1872, 1946



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Austin Liquor Dealers
Title: Austin Liquor Dealers account book
Dates: 1871-1872, 1946
Abstract: Comprised of one account book, the Austin Liquor Dealers Account Book, 1871-1872, 1946, records names of Texas retail liquor and tobacco dealers and brewers, such as Ernst Schilling, A. B. Palm, and A. S. Roberts, in Austin as well as Travis, Caldwell, Mays, and Bastrop counties from 1871 through 1872. Entries from 1946 identify family expenses and daily activities of an anonymous individual in San Antonio, Texas.
Accession No.: 82-285
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Comprised of one account book, the Austin Liquor Dealers Account Book, 1871-1872, 1946, records names of Texas retail liquor and tobacco dealers and brewers, such as Ernst Schilling, A. B. Palm, and A. S. Roberts, in Austin as well as Travis, Caldwell, Mays, and Bastrop counties from 1871 through 1872. Entries from 1946 identify family expenses and daily activities of an anonymous individual in San Antonio, Texas.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects
Brewers -- Texas.
Liquor industry -- Texas.
Tobacco industry -- Texas.
Family life -- Texas -- San Antonio.
Places
Austin (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
San Antonio (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Bastrop County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Caldwell County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Mays County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Travis County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Austin Liquor Dealers Account Book, 1871-1872, 1946, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s “History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project,” 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
2.325/A126 Account book, 1871-1872, 1946