Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85033035
Found in 432 Collections and/or Records:
Louise Vermilye papers
Overview Letters between Louise and variousfriends and acquaintances as well as an application to the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Victor Hugo Friedman papers
Overview Personal and official correspondence, photographs of a camp in the Alps, lieutenant's commission, Croce al Merito di Guerra, and various items issued by the military to this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, native.
Alonzo Van Vlack papers
Abstract Typed transcripts and one handwritten letter from a Union soldier to his parents while he was a prisoner of war at Cahaba Prison in Dallas County, Alabama, and at a parole camp near Vicksburg, Mississippi. There are also typed transcriptions of manuscripts describing prison life and the explosion of the Steamer Sultana.
W. G. Croft letter
Overview Letter from W. G. Croft, dated 18 November (circa 1835) from Canebreak, Union Town, Alabama, to his brother, Randall Croft, at Beaufort, South Carolina, discussing cotton crop yields in the area.
Dates: circa 1835
L. M. Waddel Letter
Overview Newsy letter from a woman in Montgomery, Alabama, to a friend in Tallahassee, Florida, where she used to live.
Dates: 1850 February 27
Wade Hall Collection of Civil War Materials
Overview A variety of materials related to the United States Civil War
Dates: 1861 - 1932
Wade Hall Collection of Foreign Language Letters
Overview Letters in several foreign languages collected by Wade Hall
Dates: 1865 - 2000
Wade Hall Collection of World War II Materials
Overview Letters and documents to and from World War II soldiers and their families
Dates: 1940 - 1950
Wade Hall Collection on American Life
Overview Letters and documents to and from friends, family, and business associates around the United States and the world, discussing ordinary life.
Dates: 1803 - 1946
Ann Waldron Papers
Overview Ann Waldron was born on December 14, 1924, in Birmingham, Alabama. She attended the University of Alabama, serving as editor of the Crimson White and earning a degree in journalism in 1945. She went on to work forThe Atlanta Constitution, where she met her husband Martin Waldron. The collection predominantly consists of correspondence between Ann Waldron and various individuals, as well as materials related to her work as an...
Dates: 1945 - 2010
Walter White letter [photocopy], 1863 August 16
File — Box WSC002: , Folder: W0150.02
Scope and Contents The collection contains a photocopy of a letter from Walter White, a Confederate soldier in General Braxton Bragg's Army of Mississippi (later known as the Army of Tennessee), to a young lady back home. He spends much of the letter asking her to write.
Dates: 1863 August 16
Carrie Watkins papers
Overview Letters, recipes, and love poems, as well as her diary, written between 1857 and 1864 in Huntsville, Alabama, with her daily thoughts, favorite excerpts from literature and history, math problems, drawings of architecture, and problem solving.
James White, Obadiah White, and Jesse A. Justice letters
Overview A collection of letters written by James White to his mother and father, describing the fortifications at Tullahoma, Tennessee; others from White's son Obadiah White to his mother, relating clothing needs and rumors of troop movements; and from Jesse A. Justice to his wife, relating camp news, the incidence of sickness, and rumors of movement.
Whitley and Handley papers
Overview Photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and church programs
Ethel Gardiner Wiggins V-mail and Letters
Overview V-mail and letters to a World War II soldier from his wife back home in Florence, Alabama.
Peyton Norvell Wiggins papers
Overview Letters between Peyton Norvell Wiggins and his father and stepmother, Charles Ruben Wiggins Sr. and Elizabeth Toombs Wiggins.
Dates: 1942-1974; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1956
William A. Lyle Letters
Overview Letters written by William A. Lyle from 1943 to 1946, primarily to his mother in New York City, while he was serving in the United States Naval Reserves at the U.S. Naval bases in Maryland, California, and Hawaii, during World War II.
Dates: 1943 - 1945
William Brantley, Hugh Comer, and Thomas Martin correspondence on the Battle of Horseshoe Bend
Overview Correspondence and other materials regarding the Battle of Horseshoe Bend and Creek Indian leader William Weatherford (Red Eagle)
William Crawford Gorgas Papers
Abstract Correspondence, diaries, writings, and other material of this Alabama native who eradicated yellow fever from the Panama Canal Zone and served as Surgeon General of the U.S. Army
William March Papers
Abstract Correspondence, literary papers, clippings, criticism, photos, and memorabilia of this author.
Dates: 1897 - 1980
William Quayle correspondence
Abstract Letters written from the First Frontier District of Texas, of which Quayle was commander, providing information on Confederate military dispositions, 1862-64. Quayle's correspondents included James Bourland, H. E. McCulloch, and James Webb Throckmorton.
William R. Smith letter, 1879 February 12
File — Box WSC001: , Folder: W 0129.15
Scope and Contents This is a brief note of reintroduction, dated February 12, 1879, written by William Russell Smith, a Tuscaloosa lawyer and former representative for Alabama to the United States Congress and president of the University of Alabama.
Dates: 1879 February 12
William Strong Comstock papers
Overview Business correspondence, account sheets, contracts, miscellaneous receipts, etc., of a Montgomery, Alabama, merchant, 1843-1867.
A. L. Willoughby receipt and letter book
Overview Receipts from grocers, clothing sellers, and other Mobile, Alabama, merchants detailing personal expenditures; also includes seventy-six letters, mostly relating family news.
WLW radio station records
Overview Records from WLW, the Cincinnati, Ohio, radio station
Dates: circa 1930-circa 1940
World War II letters collection
Overview Collection of letters to and from service men and women during World War II.
Wright, Cotten, and Douglass Family papers
Abstract This collection contains diaries, correspondence, and other materials related to four generations of this Tennessee/Alabama family.
Frances Virginia McLin Wright Papers
Overview Papers of a Sheffield, Alabama, elementary school teacher, her family, and allied families.
William S. Wright letter
Abstract A letter from William S. Wright of Pittsford, Vermont, to Emerson R. Wright in Greenville, Alabama. The letter discusses education, family matters, and the evils of slavery.
Dates: 1840 February 24
Wynne Family Papers
Overview Letters and papers of this Hale County, Alabama, family. Also included are autographed copies of Alice Coleman Griffin three books: Laura's Letters, Laura's and Her Children's Letters, and Laura's Family's Letters.
The Year of Secession, 1861 Civil War letter collection
Overview Photocopies of sixteen letters written during the first year of the Civil War, and includes letters from William J. Hardee, Joseph E. Johnston, and Robert A. Toombs among others
J. W. Young Letter
Overview Letter from Alabama cotton grower to his cousin, a doctor in North Carolina
Dates: 1835 May 18