Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85101195
Found in 423 Collections and/or Records:
A. S. Williams III Alabama Locales Photograph Collection
Overview A large photographic collection of Alabama cities and locations.
Dates: 1880 - 1980
A. S. Williams III Cartes de Visite Collection
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
African American Mounted Photographs Collection
Overview A collection of thirteen black-and-white mounted portraits depicting African Americans.
Dates: 1920 - 1939
Alabama Anthropological Society records
Overview Records of this early Alabama society, including correspondence, reports, newsletters, and photographs.
Dates: 1920-1922, 1958; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1922
Alabama Association for Young Children records
Abstract A collection containing meeting minutes, correspondence, the organization's constitution and by-laws, photographs, and other materials.
Dates: 1959 - 1987
Alabama Central Female College papers
Overview Photographs, tintypes, and miscellaneous school papers, as well as . This collection also includes two Edison phonograph cylinders: a Gold Moulde Records (which is broken) and a Blue Amberol Record.
Dates: between 1857 and 1923
Alabama Nurses Association records
Abstract This collection includes meeting minutes, 1913-1940, copies of the organization's newsletter, 1958-1972, miscellaneous newspaper and magazine articles, photographs, and correspondence, a few rosters, and papers relating to admitting African Americans to the association, 1949-1950.
Alison family papers
Abstract Genealogical information, including typewritten booklets on various families. Individual folders are labeled with family names. The collection includes correspondence, photocopies, and photographs.
Dates: after 1800
Allan F. Archer papers
Overview Documents pertaining to the career of Dr. Allan F. Archer from 1932 to 1951 when he worked at the University of Alabama Museum of Natural History and Geological Survey of Alabama. The material primarily focuses on Dr. Archer’s study of spiders, but includes crabs, mollusks, crustacean and matters of ecological and biological importance as well.
Alpha Epsilon Delta records
Overview The Alpha Epsilon Delta collection consists of the rules, rituals, petitions, reports, and memorabilia of the University of Alabama's charter chapter of this medical honors society.
Alston Fitts Letters and Photograph
Overview Letters from this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, physician to his wife and children before and after he was shipped to France during World War I, as well as a photograph of Fitts.
Dates: 1917 - 1919
American Association of University Women, Tuscaloosa Branch records
Overview Includes the Tuscaloosa branch secretary’s notebooks, which contain the association's official correspondence, meeting minutes, by-laws, and other records that vary by year. Also includes the executive board files and scrapbooks
Andrew Jackson Riddle papers
Overview Papers and photographs by Civil War photographer Andrew Jackson Riddle.
Dates: 1864 - 1956
Douglas Arant Alabama Academy of Honor materials
Overview Materials relating to Arant's 1978 induction into the Alabama Academy of Honor, including a scrapbook with pictures from the induction, biographical information on members, and past programs from induction ceremonies.
Ethel Marie Armes papers
Overview Personal letters written by Ethel Armes, a Birmingham journalist and author, primarily to Alice Wiggin of Franklin, Massachusetts.
Dates: between 1890 and 2002
Austin family collection
Abstract A collection of genealogical information on the Austin, Hutto, Lambert and Knox families. It also contains family correspondence, photographs, and legal documents.
Barker Family papers
Overview Letters, photographs, newspaper clippings, genealogical records and other materials relating to Henry A. Barker (1879-1962), a Methodist Minister in Boaz, Alabama, and his family.
James S. P. Beck collection
Abstract A miscellany of materials relating to Dr. James S. P. Beck, University of Alabama graduate (1924), including two co-authored articles about radiation burns among survivors of the Nagasaki atomic bomb blast and three photos of burn victims.
Harvey Beeson letters and photographs
Abstract Letter and photographs relating to Harvey Beeson’s ancestors in Michigan, August 1939.
Jasper Luther Beeson collection
Abstract A miscellany of materials including the text of Beeson's address to the fifty-seventh anniversary meeting of the Philomatic Society and at The University of Alabama commencement in 1889, photographs of him, newspaper clipping, a copy of a physics exam for seniors, and other items.
Bert Neville Collection of Steamboat Photographs
Abstract Photographs of steamboats on Alabama rivers and street scenes from Selma and Mobile, Alabama.
Dates: 1854 - 1920
Bessemer Coal, Iron, and Land Company records
Abstract This collection contains much of the business correspondence and records of the Bessemer Coal, Iron and Land Company, including lists of stock holders, minutes of meetings, maps of mine sites, and correspondence with government entities.
Hugo F. Biedermann papers
Collection — Box 5041
Abstract The collection includes copies of patents granted Biedermann, as well as contracts and some scattered miscellaneous papers. The bulk of the collection consists of photographs of projects worked on by the firm of Skinner and Biedermann, including the Anniston Army Depot and many buildings on the University of Alabama campus, including the Engineering building, Lloyd Hall, Denny Chimes, Denny Stadium, Doster Hall, Graves Hall, and others.
Dates: circa 1940s
Blocton Home Band photographs
Overview Photographs of this 1914 group
Dates: circa 1914
Winton M. Blount papers
Abstract This collection contains the papers of this Montgomery, Alabama, business leader, during his term as United States Postmaster General (1969-1971).
Sarah Blue collection
Abstract A collection of items, most of them relative to the 1915 high school graduation of Sarah Blue of Union Springs, Alabama, including a keepsake book, “My Golden School Days.”
Dates: 1894-circa 1915
Janette Goldstein Blum Scrapbook Collection
Overview Scrapbooks, print materials, correspondence, and photographs pertaining to Blum and her time at the University of Alabama
Dates: circa 1930s
Bogy and Smith Families genealogy
Abstract A miscellany of materials related to the Bogy and Smith families. The former were French immigrants of the early nineteenth century who appear to have settled, variously, in the Vine and Olive Colony of Alabama (Demopolis), around Arkansas Post, and around New Madrid, Missouri, while the latter were the families of Steven and Mary Jane Pitt Smith of Green and Choctaw Counties, Alabama, and Ivy Furman Smith and Mary Jane Morrison Smith of Green and Marengo Counties, Alabama.
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
Judy Bridgers Papers--CLOSED FOR PROJECT
Overview Papers, photographs, etc., related to her involvement in AIDS outreach in Birmingham
Bryce Hospital Collection
Overview Various materials on the establishment and history of the Alabama Insane Hospital in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, later known as Bryce Hospital.
Maude Buntin collection
Overview Miscellaneous papers related to Aliceville, Pickens County, Alabama, including the Oak Grove Presbyterian Church Centennial program, 1937, the 50th anniversary booklet of the Tuesday Study Club, 1964, a Bible Study schedule for 1913, and clippings and photos related to Pickens County landmarks.
Lucille Dorroh Burton papers
Overview A collection of genealogical records.
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.
Camp Aliceville, Alabama, Materials
Overview Papers, letters, and photographs of German prisoners of war during and after their internment at Camp Aliceville, Alabama.
Canterbury Chapel Christ Episcopal Church scrapbooks
Overview Scrapbooks and newspaper articles highlighting church members who worked for the University and college students who attended Canterbury Chapel.
Eddie Carideo scrapbook
Overview Souvenirs and mementoes of University of Alabama football, with some boxing and baseball memorabilia, 1932-1948, including photos of players, many of them signed, and newspaper clippings, as well as some 1935 Rose Bowl materials and photos.
Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama records
Overview Information from festivals, annual reports, banners, newspaper copies, minute books, photographs, and scrapbooks for West Alabama
Charles Langello Presidential Photographs Collection, 1940-circa 1960
File — Box 4258.001: , Folder: 7
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two typescripts detailing trips taken by President Harry S. Truman in the fall of 1946; a reproduction of a photograph titled St. Louis Creek, Byers Peak Ranch, painted by President Dwight Eisenhower; a photograph of Eisenhower; a photograph of Harry and Bess Truman with John F. and Jacqueline Kennedy; and an autographed photograph of Mamie Eisenhower. The two typescripts detail Truman's trip to Bermuda (August 16 to September 2,...
Dates: 1940-circa 1960
Christ Episcopal Church, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, records
Overview Materials related to the church, including: baptism records, vestry minutes, parish notes, photographs, organ music, and more
Joseph Cocke papers
Overview Photos, programs, and other materials related to UA theater and student life in the mid-1950s
Dates: circa 1950
Zitella Cocke papers
Abstract The collection contains photocopies of photographs and poems, perhaps written by Cocke.
Dates: circa 1950
Whitefoord R. Cole papers
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, clippings, and photographs relating to a president of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad.
Elizabeth Tyler Coleman papers
Abstract A miscellany of materials including genealogy, correspondence, the diary of Priscilla Cooper Tyler, daughter-in-law of President John Tyler, a journal, and Coleman's manuscript of "Priscilla Cooper Tyler and the American Scene: 1816-1889." Includes three letters from President Tyler to his son Robert.
Dr. Edward Augustus Cook collection
Overview Collection contains materials relating mainly to Dr. Edward Augustus Cook’s medical practice in Kirk’s Grove, Cherokee County, Alabama including account ledgers, daybooks, register of births and deaths, correspondence, and a photograph.
Dates: 1882 - 1920
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.
Overview Sermons, photographs, correspondence, and church programs
William Charles Cravner papers
Overview Legal papers, correspondence, photos, geneology, sheet music, blueprints, sermons, postcards, and journals all related to the Cravner family.
Oliver Harlan Cross papers
Overview Papers include a CD and a photograph
Dates: after 1945
Cunningham Family Papers
Overview Correspondence, maps, newspapers, and photographs of this West Alabama family