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Box 2826

 Container

Contains 16 Collections and/or Records:

Papers

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 358.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Miscellaneous financial documents and copy of General Order No. 38-A, American Expeditionary Forces, February 28, 1919 (letter from General John J. Pershing to soldiers at the end of World War I).
Dates: 1919-1952

General Order

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 306.01
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: General Order No. 107 from Chief Surgeon S. Cooper's office in Richmond, Virginia, modifies an earlier order delineating medical officers' reasons for issuing medical furloughs for soldiers. Chief Surgeon A. S. Mason added a note that approved the message.
Dates: 1862 December 17

Statement

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 450.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains a joint statement made by Jack Drake, Ralph Knowles and George Dean, relating to an alleged undercover informant/agent provocateur during student unrest in 1971(?).
Dates: 1971?

Harold Dunn

 Item — Box: 2826, Folder: 460.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains a research paper written by Harold Dunn for an American Studies class (AMS 251 - American Folklore) written in 1991 and titled "The Annual Miss Winterboro High School Beauty Pageant and Its Significance to the Community." Dunn received an "A" for the paper from Professor Bealle.
Dates: 1991 April 8

Paper

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 525.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains an essay about folk dancing at the Marietta Johnson School of Organic Education, a school founded in 1907 in Fairhope, Alabama. Marietta Johnson was a well-known progressive educator who founded this school in south Alabama that allows children to learn without examinations or grades.
Dates: 1990 April 1

Paper

 File — Box: 2826, Box: 526.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains an essay by Ashley Liles on deer hunting, ghost tales, Tom Haney, dipping, pranks, the hunter, and vocabulary
Dates: circa 1990

Papers

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 0537.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains a scrapbook containing newspaper and magazine articles as well as tributes to Foster, who died four years after becoming the president of the University of Alabama. There is also a folder of photocopied correspondence, tributes, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: circa 1941

Abstract of title for Lot 33, Capleswood Terrace in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1921-1929

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 0537.02
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains a scrapbook containing newspaper and magazine articles as well as tributes to Foster, who died four years after becoming the president of the University of Alabama. There is also a folder of photocopied correspondence, tributes, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: circa 1941

Two studio photographs of Richard Clarke Foster as a baby and a young boy

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 0537.03
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains a scrapbook containing newspaper and magazine articles as well as tributes to Foster, who died four years after becoming the president of the University of Alabama. There is also a folder of photocopied correspondence, tributes, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: circa 1941

Papers

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 1184.01
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: This collection contains a letter by Reece to a Mrs. Tuomey, describing his arrival in Vicksburg; a letter from William Garrard to H. F. Reese about his brother Henry; and a paper written by H. F. Reese about his brother's life.
Dates: 1863-1905

Notebook

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 974.01
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: This notebook contains Meek's lecture notes for his English literature classes for 1872 and 1873, as well as poem by A. J. Ryan. Printed schedules for essays and orations of the senior class of 1872-1873 and printed copies of senior class examinations in English Literature, February 1873, and in English Philology, June 1873, are pasted inside the covers.
Dates: 1872-1873

Papers

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 1478.01
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: A collection of documents relating to the bankruptcy case of Thomas B. Strong of Madison County, Alabama.
Dates: 1868-1874

Church ledger, 1850 - 1895

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 1026.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Records of this Baptist church in Elmore County, Alabama, including lists of members and monthly meeting minutes.
Dates: 1850 - 1895

Scrapbook Materials

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 399.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of seven pages of material, mostly photocopied, from a nineteenth-century scrapbook. The most significant item is a pencil sketch of the Rotunda on the campus of The University of Alabama. The signature "Douthitt" is discernable in the bottom corner of the page. Several of the photocopied pages contain articles relating to the death of Major John L. M. Pelham of Calhoun County, Alabama, during the Civil War in March 1863.
Dates: 1865 - 1877

Promissory note

 File — Box: 2826, Folder: 1603.01
Scope and Contents note From the Collection: Promissory note dated January 1, 1858, in which The University of Alabama agreed to pay $150 to W. J. Hays for the use of a slave named Paul for one year. The note is signed by George Benagh, a professor acting on behalf of the University.
Dates: 1858-01-01