Education -- Alabama
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh2008118760
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Joseph B. Graham speeches and letter
Overview Contains copies of four speeches written by Talladega educator Joseph B. Graham and presented to various civic and social clubs; also contains one letter signed by Selma politician Edmund Pettus
Henry Tutwiler papers
Overview Contains three notebooks: an account book recording tuition payments at Greensboro Academy; a second account book documenting Henry Tutwiler's personal expenses; and a commonplace book containing book reviews, weather reports, and very brief entries about the Civil War.
Dates: 1862 - 1884
Lincoln Normal School Photographic Albums
Overview This collection consists of two personal albums with photographs of teachers, administrators, and students at the Lincoln Normal School, an early African-American school in Marion, Alabama. The albums include formal group portraits, informal photographs from everyday life, and images of the school's surroundings.
Dates: 1909 - 1924
Lola Higginbotham memory book, McAdory High School, McCalla, Alabama
Overview Memory book documenting the senior year of Lola Higginbotham, a 1924 graduate of McAdory High School.
Marie Brink memory book, Sidney Lanier High School, 1922
Overview Memory book of high school senior Marie Brink, documenting her experiences at Sidney Lanier High school in 1922
McAdory and Huey family papers
Overview Correspondence, manuscripts, and ledgers written by members of the McAdory and Huey families of Bessemer, Marion, and Talladega, Alabama
Dates: 1863 - 1929
Virginia J. Hanson papers
Overview Contains a memory book documenting the senior year of Virginia J. Hanson, a 1912 graduate of Birmingham High School. Also contains research notes, correspondence and manuscripts related to Hanson's thesis, "Alabama in Legend and Lore."