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Overview Collection contains the Beta Tapes during the student unrest May 1970 at the University of Alabama.
Overview Easter Sunday worship bulletin for the 66th Infantry Training Regiment, Chapel #23.
Overview Daybooks and an accounts ledger kept by the owners of a tannery and general store on Tanyard Street, Northport, Alabama
Abstract A journal of trips to Europe and western U.S., newspaper clippings about U.S. Army aviators and a flight around South America 1926, photographs, postcards, ticket stubs, and family letters
Dates: 1858 - 1927
Abstract Papers of a Confederate Army officer and Northport, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama resident, including his diary from the final months of the Civil War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1866 - 1884
Abstract A letter from Hopkins to Silas Parsons of Huntsville, Alabama, about the debt and finances of clients
Overview Contains an unbound manuscript of Robert Duncan Chapman's published Civil War memoir.
Abstract A letter dated 19 November 1859, to his sister in the north while he was building the new Alabama Insane Hospital (Bryce Hospital) in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. In it Anderson expresses regrets at his inability to provide her with financial assistance and his hopes that he can stay in the South, where his prospects have improved.
Overview Receipts from grocers, clothing sellers, and other Mobile, Alabama, merchants detailing personal expenditures; also includes seventy-six letters, mostly relating family news.
Overview One Mexican political broadsheet discussing events associated with the
Pastry Warthat took place from 1838-1839.
Scope and Contents This collection is a personal photo album created by A. Mercer Daniel, a law librarian and the first African American member of the American Association of Law Libraries, documenting the 1910s–1960s with an emphasis on the 1930s. There are 216 photographs on 114 pages, mostly black and white and some sepia; most inserted into corner mounts, the rest adhesive mounted. Most photographs measure 2 ¼” x 3” to 5 ½” x 3 ½”, all are captioned. 22 photographs lacking from album and 2 with surface loss...
Dates: 1910 - 1960
Abstract A letter dated 31 May 1831, from Greensboro, Hale County, Alabama, to M. P. Collins of Collins and Company, Hartford, Connecticut. It reports on businesses in various towns along the Warrior and Tombigbee Rivers and the axes they stock, noting which sell Collins and Company's goods and which do not.
Overview A large photographic collection of Alabama cities and locations.
Dates: 1880 - 1980
Overview A variety of individual items and small collections that relate to the Civil War
Dates: 1860 - 2007
Overview A wide variety of individual and small collections consisting of letters, financial materials, and business records, all of which relate to Alabama or the South.
Dates: 1800 - 1970
Overview The collection contains approximately 3,400 cartes de visite, small photographs mounted on thin pieces of cardboard popular in the latter half of the nineteenth century. The images primarily depict portraits of individuals, many of which are not identified.
Dates: circa 1854-1910
Overview This collection consists of photographs and manuscripts related to the United States Civil Rights Movement (1954-1968). The images depict major events, key figures, and opposition from hate groups. While the collection focuses heavily on Alabama, there are additional events and locations represented.
Dates: 1920 - 1985
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence, cost estimates, brochures, plans, notes, and various other documents regarding the A.S. Williams III Americana Collection and the University of Alabama Libraries' acquisition of the collection from Mr. A.S. Williams III. Correspondence is primarily between the University of Alabama's Dean of Libraries, Louis A. Pitschmann, and various university offices and personnel, Mr. Williams, and Stephen Rowe (curator and archivist of the Eufaula Athenaeum). Also included are...
Dates: 2008 - 2010
Overview The collection consists of both black-and-white and color twentieth century postcards collected by Mr. A.S. Williams III. The postcards represent many subjects, including states, foreign countries, civil war battle sites, Confederate monuments, and other Americana.
Dates: 1900 - 1960
Overview This record group contains the records of University of Alabama president John W. Abercrombie. The records document his years as president, from 1902-1911.
Dates: 1902 - 1911
Overview The Account of the Battle of Cartagena contains a three-page handwritten description, in French, of a siege by American and British troops against the Spanish-held city of Cartagena, present-day Colombia. The document contains details similar to those found in other accounts of a 1741 siege against the city during a conflict known as the War of Jenkins's Ear (1739-1748).
Overview Contains correspondence and production reports of this Birmingham, Alabama, cast iron company.
Overview Handbill for the production of "Always... Patsy Cline"
Dates: 1997 July 7
Overview Contains the diary of Confederate soldier Adam H. Whetstone of Prattville, Alabama
Dates: 1864 - 1865
Abstract This collection consists principally of correspondence among members of the Adams Family, the majority of which concerns the Confederate service of a son, who wrote many letters detailing army life and conditions. It also contains papers related to Homer and John Adams, prisoners of war who died before returning home, and an Adams Family history by Irving Adams, dated December 18, 1948.
Dates: 1849 - 1926; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1865
Abstract This collection contains a manuscript French/Choctaw dictionary titled Vocabulaire Choctaw (lac Pontchartrain) Louisiane, a photograph of Father Roquette's chapel, and two clippings from newspapers.
Overview A collection of thirteen black-and-white mounted portraits depicting African Americans.
Dates: 1920 - 1939
Dates: 1861 - 1977
Overview Contains correspondence and records, index to student files (1930-1944), and indices to miscellaneous publications. Publication topics include agriculture, home economics, P.T.A., publishing companies, sororities, University of Alabama publications, publications of other Alabama colleges and normal schools, and out-of-state college publications.
Dates: 1919 - 1945
Overview Drafts and final manuscripts of the works of this award-winning Alabama children's author, and correspondence with her editor and with her fans. Also a United States Army Women's Corps uniform [not AKH's actual uniform; the attached insignia may or may not be hers either]: jacket, blouse, skirt and garrison cap, circa 1944-1951 and other military recognitions.
Dates: 1938 - 2008
Overview Essays and research on air pollution and air pollution legislation from 1961 through 1971 from various authors.
Abstract A photocopy of a memorandum to the commander to the 117th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing of the Alabama National Guard, authorizing transport of non-military personnel, including Governor George C. Wallace, from Montgomery to Tuscaloosa and back on April 30, 1963. Includes signatures of passengers on a waiver form.
Overview This collection includes a committee report; a list of donors to the Crimson Pride membership drive, 1986-1987; histories of the national alumni association and local chapters; information on the rededication of Denny Chimes in 1987; newspaper clippings about coaches Ray Perkins and Paul "Bear" Bryant; and other information on the history and alumni of the University of Alabama.
Dates: 1888 - 1987
Overview Records of this early Alabama society, including correspondence, reports, newsletters, and photographs.
Dates: 1920-1922, 1958; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1922
Overview Alabama Art Education Association scrapbook, 1972-1979
Abstract Contains 18 bulletins and exhibition announcements of this state-wide artists' organization
Dates: 1940 - 1943
Overview Records for the association including papers from the annual meeting and a directory
Abstract A collection containing meeting minutes, correspondence, the organization's constitution and by-laws, photographs, and other materials.
Dates: 1959 - 1987
Overview Variety of records of the Alabama Association of Historians from 1993-2009
Overview Alabama Aurora, 1913, and two issues from 1914-1915, with pictures of the UA campus as well as a school calendar for the year.
Overview Correspondence, manuscripts, signed book pages, publication announcements, catalogs, and newspaper clippings related to the careers of several Alabama authors as well as the Alabama Writers Conclave and the Birmingham Branch of the National League of American Pen Women.
Overview The July 26, 1923 issue of "The Alabama Baptist"
Dates: 1923 July 26
Scope and Contents Photograph and negative of the Alabama Cadet Corps "at Ease"
Dates: after 1831
Overview Photographs, tintypes, and miscellaneous school papers, as well as . This collection also includes two Edison phonograph cylinders: a Gold Moulde Records (which is broken) and a Blue Amberol Record.
Dates: between 1857 and 1923
Overview A collection of court records from the Alabama Circuit Court's 17th District, including minutes and trial, appearance, and subpoena dockets, 1815-1835.
Overview Primarily records of suits for debt, arranged chronologically, by circuit court and county court, including judge's dockets.
Overview Papers of this group supporting constitutional reform
Overview Historical documents relating to the Geneva Award claims
Overview Correspondence, annual reports and audits, maps, and other material related to coal and iron production in Alabama.
Dates: 1874 - 1943
Overview Conference records
- Alabama 586
- Correspondence 488
- Photographs 477
- Daily Life and Family 436
- Community and Place 323
- University of Alabama 288
- Women 206
- Government, Law and Politics 178
- War and Military 172
- Business and Labor 154
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 147
- Tuscaloosa (Ala.) 139
- Education 134
- Scrapbooks 121
- Civil War 109
- Southern Life and Culture 105
- Children 93
- Personal correspondence 93
- Diaries 91
- African Americans 87
- Love and Friendship 85
- World War, 1939-1945 83
- Genealogy 80
- Students 78
- Ledgers (account books) 77
- Religion and Spirituality 77
- Legal documents 71
- Business records 68
- Associations, institutions, etc. 67
- Agriculture 66
- Travel and Tourism 65
- Alabama -- Politics and government 60
- Letters 57
- Birmingham (Ala.) 56
- Manuscripts for publication 55
- Literature and Authors 54
- Architecture and Landscape 52
- Minutes 52
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 51
- University of Alabama -- Faculty/Staff 51
- Financial records 50
- Civil rights 48
- Medicine 47
- Family 44
- Family histories 44
- Mobile (Ala.) 44
- Speeches 44
- Technology and Industry 44
- World War, 1914-1918 43
- Alabama -- History -- 1819-1950 41
- Alabama -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 41
- Alabama -- Industries 40
- University of Alabama -- Alumni and alumnae. 40
- Church records and registers 38
- Music and Performing Arts 38
- Receipts (financial records) 38
- World War I 38
- Alabama -- Authors 36
- Biography 36
- Research notes 36
- Education -- Alabama 35
- Teachers 35
- Church records and registers -- Alabama 34
- Account books 33
- Business 33
- Papers (document genre) 33
- Education, Higher 32
- Kentucky 32
- Science and Nature 32
- Portraits 31
- Dogs 30
- Mexico 30
- Montgomery (Ala.) 30
- Older people 30
- Politicians -- Alabama 30
- Women -- Societies and clubs 30
- Poems 29
- Notes 28
- Family papers 27
- Cotton 26
- Reports 26
- Politics and government 25
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 25
- Women -- Alabama 25
- Artifacts 24
- Deeds 24
- Essays 24
- Popular culture 24
- University of Alabama -- Presidents 24
- Alabama -- History 23
- Church buildings 23
- Huntsville (Ala.) 23
- Jefferson County (Ala.) 23
- Marengo County (Ala.) 23
- Records and correspondence 23
- Tennessee 23
- Coal mines and mining 22
- College students 22
- Maps 22
- Mississippi 22 ∧ less
- Hall, Wade 275
- Williams, A. S., III 151
- University of Alabama 149
- Cather & Brown Books 61
- M. Benjamin Katz, Fine Books & Manuscripts 29
- Between the Covers Rare Books 13
- Wallace, George C. (George Corley) 12
- Kennedy, Frederick 10
- Lee, Nelle Harper (1926-2016) 10
- Ragland, Wylheme H. 10
- Tuscaloosa Public LIbrary 10
- Apfelbaum, Charles 9
- Alabama (Screw sloop) 8
- Cather, James Patrick 8
- University of Alabama. Corps of Cadets 8
- Hoole, William Stanley 7
- Summersell, Charles Grayson 7
- Tutwiler, Julia 7
- Alabama Historical Association 6
- Bartleby's Books 6
- Brannon, Peter A. (Peter Alexander) 6
- Confederate States of America. Army 6
- Davis, Jefferson 6
- Gorgas, Josiah 6
- Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 6
- Lucy, Autherine, 1930-2022 6
- Tuskegee Institute 6
- University of Alabama. Army ROTC 6
- University of Alabama. Board of Trustees 6
- Howard, Ronald 5
- Hughes Books 5
- Jemison, Robert, Jr. 5
- United Daughters of the Confederacy 5
- University of Alabama. "Million Dollar Band" 5
- University of Alabama. Department of Music 5
- Van de Graaff, Adrian Sebastian 5
- Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. 4
- Alabama Crimson Tide (Football team) 4
- Alabama. Army National Guard 4
- Chapman, Reuben 4
- Episcopal Church 4
- Gallalee, John M. 4
- Garland, Landon C. (Landon Cabell) 4
- Hargrove, Andrew Coleman 4
- Howard, Elizabeth 4
- Lamont, Joyce 4
- Manly, Basil 4
- Robinson, Jimmy 4
- Rose, Frank Anthony 4
- Smith, Eugene Allen 4
- Strode, Hudson 4
- Tennessee Coal, Iron, and Railroad Company 4
- United States. Army 4
- University of Alabama. Office of Archaeological Research 4
- Alabama Central Female College (Tuscaloosa, Ala) 3
- Alabama. Circuit Court (17th Circuit) 3
- Bessemer Coal, Iron, and Land Company 3
- Blackburn, John L. 3
- Bryce, Peter 3
- Clay, Clement Comer 3
- Denny, George Hutcheson 3
- Dixon, Frank M. (Frank Murray) 3
- Foster, Richard Clarke 3
- Geological Survey of Alabama 3
- Handley, Myrtis Parker 3
- Hearst, Joseph Z. 3
- Hooper, Johnson Jones 3
- Jackson, Mildred L. 3
- Johnston, Joseph Forney 3
- Jones, Thomas Goode 3
- Jones, Vivian Malone 3
- Kappa Alpha Order 3
- McCorvey, Thomas Chalmers 3
- Nicholas, James L., Jr. 3
- Nicholson, Libba 3
- Pickens, Israel 3
- Semmes, Raphael, 1809-1877 3
- Shelby Iron Company 3
- Shorter, John Gill 3
- Tuskaloosa Female College 3
- United Confederate Veterans 3
- United Methodist Church (U.S.) 3
- United States. General Land Office 3
- United States. Navy 3
- University of Alabama. National Alumni Association 3
- University of Alabama. School of Law 3
- Washington, Booker T. 3
- Wheeler, Joseph 3
- Wyman, William Stokes 3
- Abercrombie, John W. 2
- Ace, Johnny 2
- Adams, Charles Edward 2
- Alabama Female Institute (Tuscaloosa, Ala) 2
- Alabama Fuel and Iron Company 2
- Alabama Power Company 2
- Alabama Women's Hall of Fame 2
- Allen and Jemison Hardware Company (Tuscaloosa, Ala.) 2
- Anderson, James Austin 2
- Armes, Edmund 2
- Armes, Ethel 2 ∧ less