Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box: SC0042, Folder: 2787.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Ballot, with tallies of May 4, 1954 Democratic Primary in Geneva County, Alabama.
Dates: 1954 May 4
File — Box: SC0042, Folder: 2791.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains two scripts for application to the 1951 Jason's Jamboree. The scripts were submitted by Phi Gamma Delta and Zeta Beta Tau fraternities, and are named, respectively, Corolla Booty Ball, or She Was Only The Bankers Daughter But Wherever She Went She Drew Interest and Restrictions.
File — Box: SC0042, Folder: 2792.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of one letter from Dr. Richard Berendzen, president of American University, to Dr. Joab Thomas, President of the University of Alabama, thanking Dr. Thomas for his review of Dr. Berendzen's book.
Dates: 1987 November 9
File — Box: SC0042, Folder: 2793.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of approximately 207 letters over 254 pages written to Col. Carleton K. Butler, director of the University of Alabama's Million Dollar Band, thanking him for his instruction and congratulating him on the 1978 Homecoming being held in his honor. Also included is a separate index indicating authors of the letters.
Dates: 1978 September-October
File — Box: SC0042, Folder: 2813.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains twenty-five pages of legal documents pertaining to the settlement of the estate of Lewis L. Marks as ordered by the Probate Court of Lauderdale County in 1857. Included is a packet of documents detailing appraisal and allotment "by ballot" of enslaved persons.
Dates: 1856 - 1858
File — Box: SC0042, Folder: 2819.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains one leather-bound "Daily Pocket Diary for the Year 1865." The diary was kept by First Sergeant Charles Ellis. Writings in the diary concern company roll call, items sent from home, and movements of the regiment. Noted in the diary is the assassination of President Lincoln.
File — Box: SC0042, Folder: 2820.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection contains one leather bound volume containing prose and poetry written to "Miss Sallie Thomas" of "Oak City" between 1873 and 1883. Entries are signed by first name or initials only. Album was a gift from "An Unknown Friend" at the University of Alabama. Also present are plate illustrations.