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Virginia Hansen scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0622

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a scrapbook kept during the 13th annual session of summer school for teachers at the University of Alabama, June 8-July 19, 1916, documenting a group of students, self-styled the "Bugs" [Birmingham United Gigglers]. It includes photographs, autographs, anecdotes, notes of social events, a newsletter, and picture postcards of University of Alabama scenes.

Dates

  • 1916-1917

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None

Biographical / Historical

Virginia Hansen was a teacher from Birmingham, Alabama.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 book)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Scrapbook kept during the 13th annual session of summer school for teachers at the University of Alabama, June 8-July 19, 1916, that includes photographs, autographs, anecdotes, notes of social events, a newsletter, and postcards of University of Alabama scenes.

Provenance

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1989

General

To provide faster access to our materials, this finding aid 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

unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013
Title
Guide to the Virginia Hansen scrapbook
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