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A. S. Williams III Cartes de Visite Collection

Identifier: WP-001
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

Alma Bishop Williams Photographs

Identifier: 2012-032
Abstract Collection consists of Bishop and Harry’s family, a family friend’s photographs, and some unidentified photographs.
Dates: 1862 - 1974

Atkinson Family Photographs

Identifier: 2009-193
Overview This collection consists of fourteen photographs, possibly portraits of the Atkinson family and their friends, taken by photographers in Anniston, Alabama; Chattanooga, Tennessee; Atlanta, Georgia; Rochester, Staten Island, and Brooklyn, New York; and Chicago, Illinois.
Dates: 1880 - 1894

Captain Raphael Semmes Signed Carte de Visite

Identifier: 2015-003
Scope and Contents Captain Raphael Semmes signed Carte de Visite.
Dates: 1860

Charles Scott Photographs

Identifier: 2012-017
Abstract Black and white photographs taken by Charles Scott and exhibited at the World's Fair in New York, 1936. Scenes of rural people and life, New York City and Jersey City, and industrial scenes in the northeastern United States.
Dates: 1888 - 1930

Daniel T. McCall, Jr. Photographs

Identifier: 2009-197
Overview This collection consists of four cabinet cards of University of Alabama students from the 1880s, three taken by W. E. Magee, a Tuscaloosa photographer, and one taken by Clary, a Birmingham photographer.
Dates: 1886 - 1887

Edward Maffitt Anderson Photographic Album

Identifier: 2009-219
Abstract Photograph album containing forty-seven Cartes de Visite belonging to Edward Maffitt Anderson, midshipman on board the CSS Alabama.
Dates: 1864

Fabian Bachrach Photographs

Identifier: 2008-029
Abstract Six studio portraits of various individuals.
Dates: 1950 - 1970

Frederick D. Kennedy collection

Identifier: MSS-4182
Overview Photographs, scrapbooks, postcards, and assorted memorabilia
Dates: Majority of material found within 1864 - 1959

George Logan Byram Photographs

Identifier: 2008-005
Overview This collection consists of one photographic album with twenty-six Cartes de Visite of George Logan Byram, a University of Alabama student (1879 - 1881).
Dates: 1879 - 1881

Hendrix Family Photographic Album

Identifier: WP-022
Overview This collection consists of Hendrix family portraits.
Dates: 1880 - 1900

Robert Hollingsworth portraits

Identifier: MSS-2309
Overview Pastel portraits by Robert Hollingsworth
Dates: Unknown

J. E. Mulkin Collection of African American Photographs

Identifier: 2008-027
Overview This collection consists of 151 photographs and glass plate negatives of African Americans.
Dates: 1910 - 1920

J. H. Lakin Photographs

Identifier: 2008-009
Overview This collection consists of eleven cartes de visite, taken by J. H. Lakin, Montgomery photographer.
Dates: 1860 - 1880

James Elisha Folsom, Sr. Photographs

Identifier: 2010-012
Abstract Collection consists of sixteen portraits of Governor James Elisha Folsom, Sr.
Dates: 1950 - 1959

Aniece Ragland Kerr and Patricia Treelawner Banks Wade Tuskegee Institute Memorabilia

Identifier: MSS-4180
Overview Tuskegee Institute memorabilia collected by two alumnae.
Dates: 1970 - 1991

Myrtis Parker Handley Photographs

Identifier: 2010-016
Abstract Collection consists of thirty-eight photographs of students and teachers at Mt. Olive School in Mt. Olive, Alabama, where Handley was a teacher.
Dates: 1947 - 1963

Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries Alabama Photographs

Identifier: 2007-003
Abstract This collection consists of one thousand seventy five photographs depicting street scenes in Tuscaloosa, Selma, and other cities in Alabama; portraits of famous people: Will Chambers, Augusta Evans Wilson, Margaret Zehmer Searcy, Roger Lee, Booker T. Washington, Samuel M. Stafford, George C. Wallace, Carl Elliot, Sr., Winton M. Blount, Jefferson Davis, and many others. Also collection consists of numerous images of Alabama rivers steam boats, Joe Sewell and Lou Gehrig in 1933 World Series;...
Dates: 1823 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1945

Rose Quong Photographs

Identifier: 2010-022
Abstract Nineteen black and white publicity photographs of Australian born Chinese stage and screen actress, Rose Quong. Most of the images bearing photographer stamps on reverse of images.
Dates: 1940 - 1949

Roy C. Corbell Photograph

Identifier: 2009-201
Overview The collection consists of one photograph of R.C. Corbell of Bidford, Alabama, in World War I soldiers' uniform.
Dates: 1919

Schaudies-Banks-Ragland Photographs

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

Anne Findley Shores collection

Identifier: MSS-3743
Overview Papers, photographs, family Bible, and books of this Tuscaloosa family
Dates: 1885-1978

Simpson Family Photographs

Identifier: 2012-019
Abstract Primarily cabinet cards, mounted albumen prints and carbon prints; individuals are identified as members of the Peebles, Colvin, Ball, Simpson, Davis, Greene, Heard, Norris, Spencer, Taylor and [Perrow] families; some photographs taken by F.M. Turner, Tuscaloosa photographer, as well as photographers in Anniston, Eutaw, and Birmingham.
Dates: 1850 - 1910

Snow Family Photographs

Identifier: 2008-026
Overview Three photo albums created by the Snow family from Tuscaloosa.
Dates: 1865 - 1920

Tom McVey Cabinet Cards

Identifier: 2009-211
Overview This collection consists of two cabinet cards of Brett Rutledge Brown ATΩ class of 1898, University of Alabama, Birmingham, and Johns Rather, Jr. KA class of 1897, University of Alabama.
Dates: 1897 - 1898

Turnbull-Frick Family Photographic Album

Identifier: WP-024
Overview This collection consists of Turnbull-Frick family genealogy, copies of Baltimore Its History and Its People, Who was Who in America and The National Cyclopedia of America, and family portraits.
Dates: 1850 - 1880

Tuscaloosa History Photographs

Identifier: 2014-029
Abstract Photographs depicting Tuscaloosa people and places.
Dates: 1890 - 1910

Unidentified Carte de Visites and Tintypes

Identifier: 2012-027
Abstract Collection contains eleven Cartes de visite and tintypes. Portraits of unidentified people. One photograph identified as, "Ruby, Age 14."
Dates: 1863 - 1920

University of Alabama Board of Trustees Portraits

Identifier: 2014-013
Abstract Fifteen photographs of University of Alabama Board of Trustee portraits.
Dates: 1990 - 1999

Wade Hall Photographs, Small Collection

 Collection — Box: 2009001.013
Identifier: 2009-054
Abstract Collection consists of thirty-eight portraits of mainly African Americans.
Dates: 1870 - 1890

Zell George Herman Photographs

Identifier: 2012-003
Abstract Collection contains photographs and photographic albums from 1919 – 1995. Black and white and color snapshots of Zell George and Maxcine “Mac” Shores Herman. Chronicles the life of Zell and Mac Herman from the late 1940s to Mac’s death in 1995.
Dates: 1919 - 1995