M. Benjamin Katz, Fine Books & Manuscripts
Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Letter from nephew to uncle discussing the chances of various political candidates in the 1860 election
Dates: 1860 September 17
Overview Detailed travel diary of a young man and his family traveling in Scotland and Europe in 1860.
Overview Handwritten and typescript documents - correspondence, affidavits, etc. - relating to two southern clients of the New York lawyer Quinton Corwine, dealing with compensation due them for cotton seized by federal agents during the Reconstruction period
Overview Letter with family news and talk of growing cotton in Alabama versus in South Carolina, as well as some genealogical information.
Dates: 1850 August 5
Overview Diary for the year 1869 written by a young man in Rose Hill, Mississippi.
Overview Letter from uncle in Mt. Vernon, Alabama, to niece in Brooklyn, New York, telling her about the yellow fever outbreak in Mobile.
Dates: 1839 October 17
Overview Account ledger of R. Aaron Dean showing debits and credits charged to various individuals
Overview Letters from Dragoo to his wife Lois and daughter Sandra Sue in Muncie, Indiana, telling of his arrival and attempts to find housing for the three of them at Fort McClellan Infantry Replacement Training Center in Alabama.
Dates: 1944 March 12-26
Overview Two pocket ledgers listing the cases and clients from Memphis, to Mobile, to New Orleans, of this Pontotoc, Mississippi, lawyer, from 1839-1842
Overview World War II diary detailing entry into Flight Training School twelve days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on December 7, 1942.
Overview Letter from nephew Hildreth to his uncle with an unfavorable answer to a request for advice concerning a debt owed him by a former British vice consul to Mobile during the Civil War.
Dates: 1864 February 4
Overview Travel journal of this Tacoma, Washington, doctor.
Dates: circa 1930-1935
Overview Journal of the daily activities of a machinist on board the Gulf Oil Tanker Gulfmaid, going into a great deal of detail including detailed drawings of some of the parts he makes or repairs.
Overview Primitive diary of a young lady of Gainesville, Alabama.
Dates: circa 1860
Overview Diary of a teenage girl in Jasper, Alabama, during January and February of 1911.
Dates: 1911 January - February
Overview Diary of young woman in Depression-era Alabama.
Overview Diary of Union soldier during the final year of the Civil War.
Overview The correspondence, outgoing and incoming, of botanist and author Alice J. Norton of Bristol, Connecticut.
Overview Mid-1930s diaries of a northeast Alabama woman
Overview Typed diary of a northern women who moved to Alabama when her husband was relocated to an Army base there.
Dates: c. 1950
Overview Papers (including a family history, a short story, and an essay) and daily logs of this engineer in the early days of the Alabama Highway Department.
Overview Scrapbook documenting a young woman's enjoyment of her life and times as she moves from high school to college.
Overview Journal, photograph, and service ribbons of a young sailor aboard the USS Alabama in the years preceding the United States' entry into World War I.
Dates: after 1918
Overview A small commonplace book filled with newspaper clippings and handwritten poems
Overview Newsy letter from a woman in Montgomery, Alabama, to a friend in Tallahassee, Florida, where she used to live.
Dates: 1850 February 27
Overview V-mail and letters to a World War II soldier from his wife back home in Florence, Alabama.
Overview Diary of young woman in Cordova, Alabama, in 1918.
Overview Letter from Alabama cotton grower to his cousin, a doctor in North Carolina
Dates: 1835 May 18