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Whitley and Handley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2286

Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and church programs.

Dates

  • 1930-1980

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Myrtis Annie Parker, daughter of James E. and Eula Parker, was born in Meridian, Mississippi, on May 1, 1900. By the 1910 U. S. Census, the family lived in Thomaston, Alabama. She married Gabe Sherrod Handley on October 28, 1938, and taught in Lewisburg and Mt. Olive, Alabama, for many years. She died on September 6, 1981, in Thomaston.

Extent

10.4 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and church programs

Physical Location

These materials are stored at our off-site Archival Facility (AF) and may require up to two business days for retrieval and delivery for use in our Hoole Library reading room. Please email archives@ua.edu or call 205-348-0500 for more information.

Provenance

Unknown

General

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Source

Creator

Title
Guide to the Whitley and Handley papers
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
April 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266
205.348.0500