Associations, institutions, etc.
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85008810
Found in 68 Collections and/or Records:
Agnes Ellen Harris Papers
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
Alabama Democratic State Executive Committee records
Abstract Record book containing letters, records of members' disputes, meeting minutes, and other materials
Alabama Historical Association Records
Abstract Programs and correspondence relating to the annuals convention of the Alabama Historical Association, 1951-54.
Alabama Temperance records
Overview Correspondence about the temperance movement in Alabama
John L. Blackburn papers
Overview Contains personal papers, documents, records, and accomplishments of John L. Blackburn.
Buford Boone papers
Abstract Correspondence, scrapbooks, litigation papers, speeches, editorials, etc., of this Pulitzer Prize winner and long-time Tuscaloosa News editor.
Dates: 1935-1968; Majority of material found within 1949 - 1968
L.O. Brackeen paper
Overview Paper titled Enoch Hooper Cook, Sr., of Wilcox County, Alabama, presented to the Alabama Historical Association by Mrs. Ralph Draughon.
Dates: 1962 April 26
Charles Edward Bridges letter
Overview A letter dated 24 February 1849, written from the University of Alabama to Sam Houston, advising him that he has been elected an honorary member of the Erosophic Society.
Dates: 1849 February 24
Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen letter
Overview Letter dated 15 March 1921 from Brotherhood of Trainmen Vice President, Val Fitzpatrick, to union members concerning a strike against the Atlanta, Birmingham, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Dates: 1921 March 16
Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands labor contract
Overview Labor contract dated 16 June 1865 with estate of Greene Underwood of Dallas Co., Alabama, binding former slaves to plantation in return for food, clothing and medical care
Dates: 1865 June 16
Business and Professional Women's Club records
Abstract Scrapbooks and papers of this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, chapter of the Business and Professional Women's Club. Papers include treasurer's reports, public relations reports, and other club information. Scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, programs, club yearbooks, and invitations.
Jesse Carter commonplace and letterbook
Overview Commonplace and letterbook, with early entries dating from 1823, includes hand-written poetry and by authors such as Shakespeare and Lord Byron. Later entries date from at least 1843 and include copies of letters that mention Mobile, Alabama, Mardi Gras societies.
Hatchett Chandler correspondence
Overview Letters written to other members of the Fort Morgan Historical Commission concerning the fort and Chandler's "Little Gems" project.
Margaret Chenault papers
Overview Memorabilia of a University of Alabama student, 1930-1934, including a scrapbook, record book, newspapers, and student organization documents
Citizens of Macon County Ku Klux Klan letter
Overview A letter dated July 1870 and signed by "Citizens of Macon County K. K. K.", threatening W. B. Bowen of Macon County, Alabama.
Dates: 1870 July
Matthew William Clinton papers
Abstract Text of a speech on Alabama's state capitals prepared for a 1946 Daughters of the American Revolution meeting and includes a sketch of an architect's plans for improvement of the capitol grounds.
Jefferson Jackson Coleman papers
Abstract Souvenirs from various events, as well as awards and honors bestowed upon Coleman, who served The University in many capacities for almost 50 years.
C. J. Coley papers
Abstract Letters and two versions of a paper titled "Tallapoosa and Elmore Counties Litigants," read before the Alabama Historical Association, 26 April 1963, concerning a dispute over division of tax revenues generated by hydroelectric power from damming the Tallapoosa River.
County Council of Home Demonstration Clubs scrapbook
Overview Scrapbook documenting the history of the Tuscaloosa (Alabama) Home Demonstration Club and includes photos, newspaper clippings, and club documents.
Creole Social Club records
Overview Insurance policies on the club house, an account book from a Mobile, Alabama, apothecary with the club, and tickets for social events sponsored by this African-American social club.
John Cottingham Curry papers
Overview Items from Curry's tenure at the University of Alabama, including season tickets for sporting events, invitations to social events and organizations, and a binder of correspondence relating to reunions of the University of Alabama class of 1916.
Daughters of the American Revolution. Chief Tuskaloosa Chapter (Tuscaloosa, Alabama) records
Overview One photocopied and bound ledger, two ledgers and five loose leaf notebooks containing the minutes of the membership and board of the Chief Tuskaloosa Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution from 1901 to 1988.
Delta Kappa Gamma, Beta Chapter, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, records
Abstact Documentation of the annual activities of the Tuscaloosa chapter of this international education society. The records include minutes, annual reports, financial reports and records, histories, yearbooks, correspondence, directories, and other materials.
Jere Clemens Dennis papers
Overview Personal, family, and business papers of a Tallapoosa County attorney, including legal case files as well as Sons of Confederate Veterans, Alabama National Guard, and Masonic materials.
Ensley Merchants Association records
Overview Minutes, bank statements, correspondence, news clippings, and other materials of this Birmingham, Alabama, area organization
Estes Embroidery Circle records
Overview Letters, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes, photos, scrapbooks, and diaries of members of this social club in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Exchange Club, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, papers
Overview Issues of the newsletter "The Unitor" (1922-2011), framed pictures, and brochures
John C. Fletcher paper
Overview Transcript of a presentation by John C. Fletcher at the Alabama Clergy Conference, 1970, on the impact of industrial society and the post-industrial revolution on the youth of America
Dates: 1970 May 14
William Baker Flowers and Jennie Shaw Flowers University of Alabama materials
Collection — Box 2339
Overview Items relating to Walter Flowers and Jennie Shaw Flowers as students at the University of Alabama, including commencement programs, SGA and WSGA ribbons, Triangle ribbon, library card, and invitation to a dance
Four Minute Men, Women's Division, Birmingham, Alabama, scrapbook
Overview Scrapbook containing newspaper clippings and other materials about this organization, whose members gave speeches in support of World War I.
Dates: 1918 - 1919
Freemasons, Amity Lodge, No. 54, and Mt. Moriah Lodge, No. 19, resolution
Overview An 1866 resolution addressed to President Andrew Johnson by two Alabama freemasons chapters, requesting the pardon and release of several associates.
Dates: circa 1866
Freemasons, Mt. Moriah Lodge Minutes
Overview Minutes of this Pickensville, Alabama, Freemasons lodge, 1840-1841.
Guild of Professional Writers for Children records
Overview Materials related to the organization's activities, including its statement of purpose, membership applications and rolls, correspondence, newspaper clippings, works of members, announcements, calendars, newsletters, minutes, and financial records.
Dates: 1977-1999; Majority of material found within 1992 - 1994
Edward David Haigler Montgomery Law School materials
Overview Newsletter from the Montgomery County Bar Association that contains information on the history of the Montgomery Law School in Montgomery, Alabama.
R. L. Hanvey collection
Overview A collection of Ku Klux Klan material, including a copy of the handbook "Kloran," 5th ed., a leather wallet with the Klan seal, and a group photo of unidentified Ku Klux Klan women.
Dates: circa 1920
Marvin P. Harper papers
Abstract A variety of documents covering: slave ownership documents concerning crimes and deaths; Farrah Law Society plaque; UA football picture from 1920s; Church programs; Stamps; Daughters of the Confederacy minutes. McCall diploma, 1879; and Kennedy family papers.
Henry De Lamar Clayton Sr. papers
Abstract The personal, legal, military, and administrative papers, of this Alabama politician, Confederate general, and University of Alabama president.
Hillel Foundation Records
Overview Records, mostly correspondence of Rabbi Henry A. Fischel (1948-1956), relating to the activities of the Hillel Foundation and its role in student life at the University of Alabama.
Dates: 1944 - 1976; Majority of material found within 1948 - 1956
Mattie McAdory Huey papers
Overview A collection including photos used in Huey's History of the Alabama Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Joe A. Simpson papers
Overview Documents pertaining to Simpson's personal and professional life.
Kentucky Poetry Review records
Abstract Papers and correspondence chiefly relative to the production of individual volumes of the Kentucky Poetry Review, 1973-1991, during the editorship of Wade Hall. The collection contains letters and poems by many very distinguished authors. It also contains a small amount of material relative to other undertakings by Hall.
Dates: 1973 - 1991
Kinzie Club of St. James's Church Meeting Announcement, 1917 May 29
File — Box 4251.001: , Folder: 4
Scope and Contents The collection contains a notice of the Kinzie Club of St. James's Church meeting to be held on May 29, 1917, at 8:30pm and that the speaker will be Arthur Brittain Doe on "Ambulance Service at the Front."
Dates: 1917 May 29
Mary Hairston Collection of Travel Ephemera from National Association of Colored Women (NACW) Convention
Overview A collection of travel ephemera from a cross-country trip Mary Hairston took to attend the National Association of Colored Women (NACW) in Los Angeles, California, in 1952.
Miscellaneous Twentieth Century Tuscaloosa Documents
Overview Contains collections from the Tuscaloosa Rotary Club, 1990-1991 and a list of its members, Twentieth Century Club of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, with a yearbook 1977-1984 and its Minutes and Reports, and Northport Study Club, 1927-1985 and its scrapbook, 1984-1985, including pamphlets and membership lists.
Modern Culture Club of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, scrapbooks
Overview Scrapbooks of this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, women's organization documenting their monthly meetings and events, from 1983 through 2008.
Order of Calanthe Juvenile Department papers
Overview Five reports to the biennial sessions of the Supreme Court of the Order of Calanthe and one annual report for the Grand Court of the Order of Calanthe of the states of Alabama. Mattie B. Rowe of Alabama was the Supreme Juvenile Matron between 1943 and 1952.
The Other Club records
Overview Records, scrapbooks, and photographs of The Other Club, a debate society on the University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Rotary Club, Montgomery, Alabama, records
Overview Brochures, multiple member lists, and history of the organization
Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Alabama Records
Overview Records of the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Alabama for 1966-1969.
South Alabama Education Association Records
Abstract Contains minutes, reports, member information, notes, and a flyer of this Montgomery, Alabama, and possibly Brewton, Alabama, organization
Dates: 1901 - 1902