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Ethel Creighton poem and watercolor

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0365

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a poem and a watercolor by Ethel Creighton featuring the Old Spanish Tower in Mobile, Alabama.

Dates

  • between 1880-1953

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

Mary Ethel Steel [Creighton], oldest child of Samuel A. and Mary B. Steel, was born on 11 February 1876 in Virginia. In 1899 she married John H. Creighton; the couple had one son, William S. John Creighton died in January 1933. Ethel died on 11 August 1953.

Extent

0.03 Linear Feet (1 poem and 1 watercolor)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

A poem and a watercolor by Ethel Creighton featuring the Old Spanish Tower in Mobile, Alabama.

Provenance

unknown

General

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Processed by

Martha Bace, 2008; updated 2013
Title
Guide to the Ethel Creighton Poem and Watercolor
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
June 2008
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