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Correspondence

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85033035

Found in 432 Collections and/or Records:

Louise Vermilye papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3809
Overview Letters between Louise and variousfriends and acquaintances as well as an application to the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Dates: 1862-1935

Victor Hugo Friedman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0545
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.
Dates: 1918

Alonzo Van Vlack papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0166
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.
Dates: 1864-1865

W. G. Croft letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0377
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

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4136
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

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4273
Overview A variety of materials related to the United States Civil War
Dates: 1861 - 1932

Wade Hall Collection of Foreign Language Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4275
Overview Letters in several foreign languages collected by Wade Hall
Dates: 1865 - 2000

Wade Hall Collection of World War II Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4253
Overview Letters and documents to and from World War II soldiers and their families
Dates: 1940 - 1950

Wade Hall Collection on American Life

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4257
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

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3098
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: [1006241709], 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

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1531
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.
Dates: 1857-1864

James White, Obadiah White, and Jesse A. Justice letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1547
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.
Dates: 1862-1863

Whitley and Handley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2286
Overview Photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and church programs
Dates: 1930-1980

Ethel Gardiner Wiggins V-mail and Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4123
Overview V-mail and letters to a World War II soldier from his wife back home in Florence, Alabama.
Dates: 1941-1944

Peyton Norvell Wiggins papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3706
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

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4164
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

 Collection
Identifier: W-0060
Overview Correspondence and other materials regarding the Battle of Horseshoe Bend and Creek Indian leader William Weatherford (Red Eagle)
Dates: 1948-1964

William Crawford Gorgas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0581
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
Dates: 1869-1920

William March Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0266
Abstract Correspondence, literary papers, clippings, criticism, photos, and memorabilia of this author.
Dates: 1897 - 1980

William Quayle correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1176
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.
Dates: 1862-1864

William R. Smith letter, 1879 February 12

 File — Box WSC001: [1006241611], 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

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0348
Overview Business correspondence, account sheets, contracts, miscellaneous receipts, etc., of a Montgomery, Alabama, merchant, 1843-1867.
Dates: 1842-1867

A. L. Willoughby receipt and letter book

 Collection
Identifier: W-0006
Overview Receipts from grocers, clothing sellers, and other Mobile, Alabama, merchants detailing personal expenditures; also includes seventy-six letters, mostly relating family news.
Dates: 1861-1869

WLW radio station records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2254
Overview Records from WLW, the Cincinnati, Ohio, radio station
Dates: circa 1930-circa 1940

World War II letters collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3688
Overview Collection of letters to and from service men and women during World War II.
Dates: 1940-1945

Wright, Cotten, and Douglass Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1583
Abstract This collection contains diaries, correspondence, and other materials related to four generations of this Tennessee/Alabama family.
Dates: 1798-1990

Frances Virginia McLin Wright Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4191
Overview Papers of a Sheffield, Alabama, elementary school teacher, her family, and allied families.
Dates: 1879-1974

William S. Wright letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2210
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

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3918
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.
Dates: 1804-2009

The Year of Secession, 1861 Civil War letter collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0305
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
Dates: 1861

J. W. Young Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4134
Overview Letter from Alabama cotton grower to his cousin, a doctor in North Carolina
Dates: 1835 May 18