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H.B. Dugger scrapbook

Identifier: MSS-0453

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of newspaper clippings pasted into a scrapbook. The clippings are primarily essays and poems of the day. The front cover of the scrapbook has the initials “H.B.D.” in ink. The back cover has “H.B. Dugger.” A few of the clippings include the names of the newspapers: the Selma Daily Times and The Daily Messenger are included. There are also a few quotations from Shakespeare written in the scrapbook.


  • 1865-1869

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Biographical / Historical

H. B. Dugger probably lived in Alabama, possibly in the Selma area, during the Civil War.


0.1 Linear Feet (1 scrapbook)

Language of Materials



A scrapbook of essays and poems clipped from Civil War era newspapers.


Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1989

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2008; updated by Martha Bace , 2013
Guide to the H.B. Dugger scrapbook
February 2009
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266