Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 10

Athelyne Celest Banks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4105
Overview Papers that document the life of a prominent African American educator in Decatur, Alabama.
Dates: 1889-2008

Thomas Harvey (T. H.) Houston Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4145
Overview Collection of photographs and papers of this Alabama Methodist clergyman
Dates: after 1900

James L. Nicholas Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4184
Overview Papers, photographs, memorabilia, and assorted research of this North Alabama resident
Dates: unknown

Schaudies and Banks Families Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4190
Overview Papers of two prominent mixed-race families in north Alabama.
Dates: unknown

Schaudies-Banks-Ragland Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-021
Scope and Contents Thirty seven framed photographs of African Americans in military uniforms, Border War, WWI, and WWII including portraits of Duncan Fields and Rubin Fields; portraits of women and families; large plaque with two photos of military men (Willie L. E. Means and James E. Means, date of their enlistment in the army).
Dates: 1898 - 1959

Jennie B. Scott Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4108
Overview Papers of a freeborn African American family who lived in Mississippi, Tennessee, and Alabama, in the latter half of the nineteenth century and through the mid-1960s
Dates: 1910-1965

Robert Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4096
Overview The Robert Smith papers contain correspondence between Robert Smith and his family during his military training in 1942 and his deployment to England and France in 1944 during World War II.
Dates: 1942-1956

Sidney Smith Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4095
Overview The Sidney Smith family papers contain the business records, including work-related blueprints and material delivery receipts, for Sidney A. Smith during his career as a plumber from 1921 to 1955.
Dates: 1920-1955

Wylheme H. Ragland Collection of Funeral Bulletins

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3763
Overview Funeral and memorial service worship bulletins primarily featuring African Americans from northern Alabama area.
Dates: 1930s-2016

Wylheme H. Ragland Collection of Genealogical Research

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4186
Overview Genealogical research material on several successful families of North Alabama in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries
Dates: Unknown