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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note:

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Olin Boggess Letter

Identifier: MSS-2004
Overview One letter from Olin Boggess, of Lakeland, Florida, to his brother Walter. The letter concerns a trip of Olin's.
Dates: 1929 June 20

Ella Wilcox Photographic Album

Identifier: 2022-028
Scope and Contents One photographic album of 356 black-and-white photographs following the daily life and travels of amateur photographer Ella Wilcox in Colorado and Mexico during the early to mid-1900s. The photographs in Colorado are scenes of teaching at a local school and scenic shots of Ironton, Telluride, Rocky Ford, and Cheyenne Mount among others. Photographs taken during travels through Mexico highlight market and street scenes in Mérida in Yucatán, Mayan ruins, and Mexico City among others.
Dates: 1926 - 1949; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1949

Herman W. and Mattie Hesse Photograph Album

Identifier: 2012-004
Abstract One photographic album of Dr. Herman W. and Mattie Hesse’s trip to Europe aboard the S.S. Berlin in June 1930. Album contains photographs and picture postcards of famous European landmarks in England, Western Europe, and Canada.
Dates: 1930-06

Frank R. Hill Travel Journal

Identifier: MSS-4124
Overview Travel journal of this Tacoma, Washington, doctor.
Dates: circa 1930-1935

I. A. Winter's Canoe Trip Photographic Album

Identifier: 2014-002
Abstract This collection consists of one photographic album with forty-three images recording the canoe trip through Alabama and Tennessee, by I. A. Winter in 1914.
Dates: 1914

John Gorman Barr papers

Identifier: MSS-0116
Abstract Contains correspondence to and from John Gorman Barr, as well as other papers of this University of Alabama student, Tuscaloosa attorney, and United States Consul in Australia, known for his humorous writings.
Dates: 1840-1858

Raymond F. and Beatrice K. McLain Greeting Card and Postcard Collection

Identifier: MSS-4099
Overview Greeting cards and postcards to and from Raymond and Beatrice "Bicky" McLain during their time in Cairo, Egypt.
Dates: 1949-1977

Memphis Cotton Makers' Jubilee Collection

Identifier: MSS-4289
Overview This collection contains a diary and scrapbook kept by Ernestine Jones in 1951 when she went on a national tour as winner of the "Spirit of Cotton" competition held by the Memphis Cotton Makers' Jubilee, an annual African American festival in Memphis, Tennessee. It also contains four program books from the festival for the years 1951, 1952, 1954, and 1955.
Dates: 1951-1955

Alice J. Norton letters

Identifier: W-0166
Overview The correspondence, outgoing and incoming, of botanist and author Alice J. Norton of Bristol, Connecticut.
Dates: 1864-1899

Mary Elizabeth Streit Preston Papers

Identifier: MSS-4156
Overview Typed account of one of the first Americans allowed to enter the U.S.S.R. in 1930, during the first "Five Year Plan."
Dates: 1931, 1963

Rare vertical file

Identifier: PM-013
Overview Contains a variety of rare, published materials. Most notable are the almanacs, biographies, guidebooks, art catalogs, and works of literature.
Dates: circa 1750-2000

Salvation Army in India Photograph Album

Identifier: 2016-004
Overview This album consist of 199 photographs documenting Salvation Army work in India beginning of 20th Century.
Dates: 1910 - 1981; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1923

Sara Browne Mediterranean and North African Travels Photographic Album

Identifier: 2014-032
Overview This photographic album contains images depicting Sara Browne's Mediterranean and North African travels, winter 1930 - 1931.
Dates: 1930 - 1931

Alma Simpson Travel Journals

Identifier: MSS-4204
Overview A detailed account of a family's travels during the early 1920s as described by an independent young college woman during her summer vacations.
Dates: 1923-1925

Sue Spencer Papers

Identifier: MSS-1323
Overview This collection chiefly consists of correspondence from Sue Spencer to her family and friends during the time she spent with her husband and three sons living in Africa, an experience from which she published African Creeks I Have Been Up. Both the manuscript and galley proofs are included in this collection, as well as notes and observations for Mrs. Spencer's other publications, and newspaper clippings and other items related to Mrs. Spencer's life as an...
Dates: 1956 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1964

Roy and Sara Swindell Letters

Identifier: MSS-2926
Overview Letters from Roy Swindell and Sara Swindell to their family, who lived in Chattanooga, and later Nashville, Tennessee. The letters discuss missing home, traveling for work, and Bible verses. One letter is from Sara to their son James, an officer in the armed services during World War II.
Dates: 1918-1935

W. A. Mair Photographs

Identifier: 2008-025
Overview This collection consists of two photographic albums with 230 photographs showcasing highlights of W. A. Mair travels with his friends and family through Michigan, Texas, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Mexico, and Tennessee.
Dates: 1900 - 1901