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Barker Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0112

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of letters, photographs, newspaper clippings, genealogical records, and other materials relating to Henry A. Barker and his family. Barker was a prominent Methodist minister in northeast Alabama during the first six decades of the twentieth century, and several of his children also joined the clergy.

Dates

  • undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Due to the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access to certain materials may require additional advance notice.

Biographical / Historical

Methodist Minister, Boaz, Alabama, 1879-1962

Extent

4 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Letters, photographs, newspaper clippings, genealogical records and other materials relating to Henry A. Barker (1879-1962), a Methodist Minister in Boaz, Alabama, and his family.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Jerry C. Oldshue, 199?

General

was published without formal and final review. Email us at archives@ua.edu if you find mistakes or have suggestions to make this finding aid more useful for your research.

Processed by

S. Braden, 2009; updated by Andrew Harris, 2012
Title
Guide to the Barker Family papers
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
May 2009
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