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Box 4047


Contains 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letters, newspaper clippings,miscellaneous items (cards, invoices, etc.)

 File — Box: 4047, Folder: 210.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists mainly of letters written to George and Eleanor Bridges, of Homewood, Jefferson County, Alabama, and others written by George. There are several letters written in Spanish from friends in Guatemala, Cuba, and Mexico. One letter, dated April 27, 1950, is a carbon copy of a letter from Alyce Billings Walker, Director of the Women’s Department of the Birmingham News Age – Herald to Dr. John Gallalee, President of the University of...
Dates: 1932-1965


 File — Box: 4047, Folder: 210.2
Scope and Contents note The four journals include a 1964 amateur gardening diary kept by Eleanor Bridges. There is also what appears to be a book of favorite quotations. The third journal appears to be a combination phone book and note book for Eleanor’s committee work. The fourth journal is a log book kept by Mrs. Richard Massey of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama on a cruise from New York City, New York to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 1923.
Dates: 1932-1965