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Box 211

 Container

Contains 10 Collections and/or Records:

Paper

 File — Box: 211, Folder: 12
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains an autobiographical sketch, inspirational materials, the papers "Woman's Part in Making Alabama History - the Past" presented to the Thomaston, Marengo County, Alabama Study Club, which focuses on female educators, and "History of The Thomaston Parent-Teacher Association," both by Lockhart. Also containing a history of the town Thomaston, Alabama, written by Alma Jean Compton, and materials relating to teaching.
Dates: 1951-1963

Papers

 Item — Box: 211
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection includes letters and other documents created and gathered while researching of her thesis,"The Alabama Dixiecrat Revolt of 1948," at Auburn University. A letter from Governor George C. Wallace to Burns is among the materials.
Dates: 1948-1965

Papers

 Item — Box: 211
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: Collection includes letters and two versions of a paper titled "Tallapoosa and Elmore Counties Litigants," read before the Alabama Historical Association, 26 April 1963, concerning a dispute over division of tax revenues generated by hydroelectric power from damming the Tallapoosa River.
Dates: 1963

Paper

 File — Box: 211
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection deals with Choctaw and Chickasaw Indians, including treaties (1810-1840).
Dates: 1908

Papers

 File — Box: 211
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection includes a letter from James to William Stanley Hoole, head of the University of Alabama Libraries, about a paper James had written, "The Counties North of the Tennessee River," and a manuscript of the paper.
Dates: 1959

General Correspondence of the Walters and Calhoun Families, 1862-1945

 File — Box: 211, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, legal documents, and genealogical material relating to the Walters and Calhoun families.
Dates: 1862-1951

Legal Documents of the Walters and Calhoun Families, 1800-1951

 File — Box: 211, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, legal documents, and genealogical material relating to the Walters and Calhoun families.
Dates: 1862-1951

Miscellaneous Genealogical Materials and Clippings, no date

 File — Box: 211, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, legal documents, and genealogical material relating to the Walters and Calhoun families.
Dates: 1862-1951

Letters

 File — Box: 211, Folder: 15
Scope and Contents From the Collection: A collection of letters written by James White to his mother and father, describing the fortifications at Tullahoma, Tennessee; others from White's son Obadiah White to his mother, relating clothing needs and rumors of troop movements; and from Jesse A. Justice to his wife, relating camp news, the incidence of sickness, and rumors of movement.
Dates: 1862-1863

Papers

 File — Box: 211, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: This collection contains pages from Minot's Civil War diary (January-March, 1865), discharge papers, an 1865 edition of Webster's Pocket Dictionary, and a letter regarding a reunion of the 22nd Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry.

The diary entries describe a few months Minot's service along the coast of the Carolinas.
Dates: 1865