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Edward Calvin Crow correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0378

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a letter to Dr. John M. Gallalee of the University of Alabama regarding a newspaper article on Gen. Josiah Gorgas, one from Gallalee to Crow thanking him for the same, and a newspaper article on the oldest judge in Birmingham, Alabama.

Dates

  • 1952

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

Edward Calvin Crow, son of Calvin Austin and Elizabeth Thaxton Crow, was born on 18 June 1866, in Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama. He studied law at the University of Alabama and graduated with his law degree in 1888 and took a post doctorate law course at the University of Virginia in 1889. He practiced law in Florence, Alabama, for fifteen years before moving to Birmingham in 1903. He was appointed (and later elected) judge of the 10th judicial circuit

In 1889, he married Evie McKee; the couple had three daughters, Elizabeth, Lucy, and Evelyn. Crow died on 2 February 1956.

Extent

0.02 Linear Feet (3 items)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Correspondence between E. C. Crow and Dr. John M. Gallalee of the University of Alabama regarding a newspaper article on Gen. Josiah Gorgas, as well as a newspaper article on the oldest judge in Birmingham, Alabama.

Provenance

unknown

General

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Processed by

unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013
Title
Guide to the Edward Calvin Crow correspondence
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
February 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