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Gene Smith Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4116

Scope and Contents

The collection contains Gene Smith's scrapbook documenting her life and times as she transitioned from Phillips High School in Birmingham, Alabama, to her freshman year at Birmingham-Southern College. The scrapbook is filled with photographs, invitations, cards, letters, dance programs, and newspaper clippings.

Dates

  • 1937-1941

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Gene (Eugenia Harrison) Smith, daughter of Morris and Christie C. Smith, was born in 1923 in Alabama. She attended Phillips High School and Birmingham-Southern College.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Scrapbook documenting a young woman's enjoyment of her life and times as she moves from high school to college.

Provenance

purchased from Ben Katz, 2015

General

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Processed by

Martha Bace, 2015

Source

Creator

Title
Guide to the Gene Smith Scrapbook
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
June 2015
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