Williams, A. S., III
Found in 150 Collections and/or Records:
Thomas McAdory Owen correspondence on A Bibliography of Mississippi
Overview Contains correspondence between Thomas McAdory Owen and Mississippi authors and scholars regarding Owen's A Bibliography of Mississippi.
Alfred Parmenter papers
Overview Letters written by Alfred A. Parmenter, a member of the Twenty-sixth Massachusetts Infantry, describing battles and camp life in the South to his parents
C. S. Phillips letter
Overview Letter detailing the movement of Union forces following the surrender of Mobile, Alabama, in April 1865.
Dates: 1865 April 18
Pickett Springs, Alabama, city records
Overview Ballots, voting lists, city council minutes, oaths of office, and correspondence related to elections in the town of Pickett Springs, Alabama, and a map of the area.
Cameron McRae Plummer book list
Overview Contains a list of books compiled by Haunted House Book Shop owner Cameron McRae Plummer.
Richard Holmes Powell papers
Overview Correspondence, essays, and speeches written by and to Richard Holmes Powell of Union Springs,Alabama, and includes the essay "On the Management of Slaves."
A. S. Williams III Presidential Collection
Overview The collection includes letters, ephemeral, and other non-published materials created by or for all forty-four presidents of the United States.
Dates: circa 1780 - 2014
Oliver T. Reilly papers
Overview Papers and guidebook covering the Battle of Antietam, created by this childhood witness
Reuben Oscar Reynolds Papers
Overview Correspondence and records of military service (photocopies) of Reuben O. Reynolds of the Eleventh Mississippi Infantry Regiment.
Rice, Chilton, and Jones, attorneys, letterbook
Overview Letterbook containing copies of correspondence written by Montgomery, Alabama, lawyers Samuel F. Rice, John M. Chilton, Thomas G. Jones, and Ariosto A. Wiley, between 1871-1873.
Andrew Jackson Riddle papers
Overview Papers and photographs by Civil War photographer Andrew Jackson Riddle.
Charles Robinson papers
Overview Letters concerning Robinson's request for a commission in the "colored service" of the U.S. Army during the Civil War.
Rosenstihl Jewelry store records
Overview Ledger recording sales between 1888 and 1904 at the Rosenstihl Jewelry Store in Union Springs, Alabama.
T. B. Rush general store daybook
Overview Contains almost daily entries written between April 1835 and July 1836, recording daily sales at a general store in Mount Willing, Alabama.
Benton Bell Seat memoirs
Overview This collection contains a typed copy of Benton Bell Seat's autobiography, which is approximately 200 pages long. Seat wrote the manuscript in 1916, and it was typed and produced in 1939 by the Arkansas Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Dates: 1916, 1939
Shelby Iron Company correspondence during the Civil War
Overview Correspondence, contracts, and receipts related to the production of iron at the Shelby Iron Works from 1863-1865.
A. S. Williams III Americana Collection's small Civil War manuscript collections
Overview A variety of individual items and small collections that relate to the Civil War
A. S. Williams III Americana Collection's small manuscript collections
Overview A wide variety of individual and small collections consisting of letters, financial materials, and business records, all of which relate to Alabama or the South.
James Smith U.S. Army discharge papers
Overview Military discharge forms for James Smith, a member of the United States Army's Tenth Cavalry Regiment, also known as "Buffalo Soldiers."
Dates: 1872 April - May
Robert H. Smith legal notebook
Overview Handwritten definitions and summaries of legal cases tried between 1869 and 1877, relating primarily to railroad interests and personal property law.
Dates: circa 1870
Southern Alabama Emigration and Development Company letters
Overview Letters of this Chicago, Illinois, based company to their agents in Montgomery, Alabama, concerning land development projects in southern Alabama in the late nineteenth century.
Emma Gelders Sterne papers
Overview Contracts and business correspondence related to the publication of books written by Alabama author Emma Gelders Sterne.
T. J. Scott and Sons letters
Overview Two letters written by farmers in Hayneville, Alabama, to Montgomery merchants T. J. Scott and Sons. The 1904 letters describe the sale of mules and ask for refunds from the company, which provided defective livestock.
Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Company Records
Overview Two letterbooks, containing copies of letters written by Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Company Assistant General Manager G. B. McCormack from 1893 to 1898. Also includes a ledger documenting the company's tax returns from 1894 to 1895, and photographs depicting TCI industrial complexes.
Tentative register of Robert E. Lee books in Lexington, Virginia : typescript
Overview Seventy-one page typescript identifies books in Lexington, Virginia, that were once part of Robert E. Lee's personal library
George H. Thompson plantation records
Overview Ledger documenting the expenses of Russell County, Alabama, planter George H. Thompson.
"To Arms in the Valley" program and script
Overview Program, cast list, and script of To Arms in the Valley, an historical play about the Civil War set in northern Alabama and presented by the Tennessee Valley Historical Society and the Colbert-Lauderdale Civil War Centennial Commemoration Committee in 1961.
Mrs. Charles P. McGuire research material on William B. Travis
Overview Correspondence compiled by Mrs. C. P. McGuire in her attempts to trace the genealogy of William B. Travis, who died defending the Alamo in 1836.
Henry Tutwiler papers
Overview Contains three notebooks: an account book recording tuition payments at Greensboro Academy; a second account book documenting Henry Tutwiler's personal expenses; and a commonplace book containing book reviews, weather reports, and very brief entries about the Civil War.
United Confederate Veterans Camp W. J. Hardee, No. 39, Birmingham, Alabama, records
Overview Records of the United Confederate Veterans Camp W. J. Hardee, in Birmingham, Alabama, between 1906 and 1919.
United Daughters of the Confederacy, Arkansas Division, Confederate veterans' documents
Overview Typescript copies of legal and financial documents filed in Arkansas between 1848 and 1873, as well as typescript copies of letters, diaries, and military service accounts written primarily by Confederate soldiers. The legal documents are mainly deeds of conveyance, tax records, and deeds for swampland.
USS Winnebago medical log
Overview The medical log of the USS Winnebago, a Union river monitor stationed in Mobile Bay from 1864 to 1865.
Valley Creek Canal, West Jefferson County, Alabama, reports
Overview Two reports on a proposed canal project on the Valley and Warrior Rivers in Jefferson County, Alabama.
"Valor on the Eastern Shore": typescript
Overview Typescript copy of B. L. Roberson's unpublished "Valor on the Eastern Shore."
Edward Vernon archive of Co. F, Seventy-eighth Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Overview Papers documenting the history of Co. F of the Seventy-eighth Ohio Volunteer Infantry, including Company demographics and rosters, obituaries, and hand-drawn maps of the siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi, in 1863.
George Platt Waller papers
Overview Contains photographs, correspondence, and typescript speeches written by diplomat George Platt Waller. Also contains a small journal and receipts related to his father's medical practice.
Dates: 1894-1895, 1952-1961
Booker T. Washington letter
Overview Letter from Booker T. Washington asking for financial support for the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute. The letter is dated November 12, 1915, two days before Washington's death.
Dates: 1915 November 1
Howard Weeden papers
Overview Three composition books filled with collections of quotations and illustrations and one book of devotions.
Dates: between 1735 and 1905
Adam H. Whetstone diary
Overview Contains the diary of Confederate soldier Adam H. Whetstone of Prattville, Alabama
James J. White regimental history of the Liberty Hall Volunteers
Overview Notebook containing a roster and brief history of Company I of the Fourth Virginia Volunteer Infantry, a regiment formed by students enrolled at Washington College (later Washington and Lee University).
Dates: circa 1860s
Benjamin Franklin Whittemore record book and photographs
Overview Record book of Chaplain Benjamin Franklin Whittemore of the Fifty-Third Massachusetts, describing the military service of its members
Bell I. Wiley Civil War articles collection
Overview A variety of reprinted and clipped articles from various journals, magazines, and newspapers, as well as bibliographical and general notes, discussing the Civil War from many angles, including medical, literary, restitution, and even specific battles and generals.
William A. Stickney diary
Overview Diary of Episcopal minister William A. Stickney contains entries dated from 1841-1847. The diary documents Stickney's life as a college student at LaGrange College in Franklin County, Alabama, the University of Alabama, and the General Theological Seminary in New York City. Entries provide information about Stickney's daily life, as well as descriptions of religious services he attended and led, and a description of his personal devotions.
A. S. Williams III Collection of Photographic Albums
Overview Collection contains sixty-one photographic albums of various subjects collected by A. S. Williams III
Dates: 1840 - 2010
A. S. Williams III Postcard Collection
Overview The collection consists of both black-and-white and color twentieth century postcards collected by Mr. A.S. Williams III. The postcards represent many subjects, including states, foreign countries, civil war battle sites, Confederate monuments, and other Americana.
Dates: 1900 - 1960
A. L. Willoughby receipt and letter book
Overview Receipts from grocers, clothing sellers, and other Mobile, Alabama, merchants detailing personal expenditures; also includes seventy-six letters, mostly relating family news.
J. T. Wiswall papers
Overview Two notebooks, containing mathematical equations and scientific essays, as well as the handwritten manuscripts of J. T. Wiswall's works "The African" and "Iliad of the Family," neither of which were ever published.
Dates: circa 1860
Collection on women in Alabama
Overview A variety of materials related to several Alabama women, some of whom are well-known in Alabama and the nation, while others were simple women going about their daily lives. This is also the affirmative side of a debate speech presented by Benjamin F. Eborn at Southern University in Greensboro, Alabama, on the question "Is Woman Really Better Than Man?"
Woodward Iron Company records
Overview Correspondence, financial and legal records, annual reports, and employee newsletters produced by the Woodward Iron Company and members of the Woodward Voting Trust, from 1945-1977.
J. W. Worthington report on furnace properties
Overview One report notebook containing correspondence, maps, and reports on coal fields and iron furnaces located in Alabama and Tennessee.