Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 86 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Civil War diary of Captain J. J. Magee of Company D, Eighth Alabama Infantry.
Overview Excerpts from the diary of John G. Traylor (1817-43), an early Dallas County, Alabama resident, a genealogy of the Traylor family, and a history of the town of Pleasant Hill, Dallas County, Alabama.
Overview The collection consists of two diaries kept by Eliza Ann McCants (1817-1844) in the antebellum South. Volume One contains 160 pages and covers the years 1840-1842. Volume Two contains 136 pages and covers the years 1843-1844.
Overview Diary of young woman in Depression-era Alabama.
Overview A collection of correspondence, clippings, scrapbooks, and photographs created by these families.
Dates: 1830 - 1969; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1950
Overview Diary written by Union soldier Alfred Morris, containing entries written between October 1862 and September 1863.
Overview Diary of Union soldier during the final year of the Civil War.
Overview Autograph albums and diaries from the 19th and 20th centuries.
Overview Diary of Edward R. Norville, a Mobile, Alabama, river pilot.
Overview Mid-1930s diaries of a northeast Alabama woman
Overview Typed diary of a northern women who moved to Alabama when her husband was relocated to an Army base there.
Dates: c. 1950
Abstract Diary of a Pennsylvania minister and agent of the American Tract Society, written while he was in New Orleans and Greenville, Louisiana, in 1839 and 1846.
Overview Diary of Ellen Pratt
Overview Three diaries
Dates: 1910 to 1920
Overview Papers documenting the military service of Samuel D. Risley and his brother John Risley in the 20th Iowa Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.
Dates: 1822-1909; Majority of material found within 1862 - 1865
Abstract Papers of a Confederate Army officer and Northport, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama resident, including his diary from the final months of the Civil War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1866 - 1884
Overview Contains copies of diaries, letters of correspondence, and newspapers.
Scope and Contents Elizabeth Schmenk composition book contains letters to her brother and various writings.
Overview Journal kept by Presbyterian missionary to Africa in 1907-1908.
Overview A detailed account of a family's travels during the early 1920s as described by an independent young college woman during her summer vacations.
Abstract Transcript of a diary created by a Union soldier who served in Company H of the 124th Regiment of the Illinois Infantry and mustered out in 1865.
Overview This collection chiefly consists of correspondence from Sue Spencer to her family and friends during the time she spent with her husband and three sons living in Africa, an experience from which she published African Creeks I Have Been Up. Both the manuscript and galley proofs are included in this collection, as well as notes and observations for Mrs. Spencer's other publications, and newspaper clippings and other items related to Mrs. Spencer's life as an...
Dates: 1956 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1964
Overview Diary of Episcopal minister William A. Stickney contains entries dated from 1841-1847. The diary documents Stickney's life as a college student at LaGrange College in Franklin County, Alabama, the University of Alabama, and the General Theological Seminary in New York City. Entries provide information about Stickney's daily life, as well as descriptions of religious services he attended and led, and a description of his personal devotions.
Overview Correspondence, diaries, educational materials, and genealogical documents of Storey and his family
Overview Journal, photograph, and service ribbons of a young sailor aboard the USS Alabama in the years preceding the United States' entry into World War I.
Dates: after 1918
Overview Diary of Benjamin Titus, a member of the 8th Regiment, Alabama Volunteer Independent Scouts. Titus died on June 7, 1864, at Richmond, Virginia, at age 31. The diary (dated 1866) was probably copied after Titus' death by an unidentified person (probably his brother) from a written account Titus kept and describes the life of an infantry soldier - miles and miles of forced marches, rain and snow and impassible roads, and days of inaction interrupted by intense periods of pitched battles,...
Overview Typescript copies of legal and financial documents filed in Arkansas between 1848 and 1873, as well as typescript copies of letters, diaries, and military service accounts written primarily by Confederate soldiers. The legal documents are mainly deeds of conveyance, tax records, and deeds for swampland.
Overview Correspondence, log books, and project maps from the United States Corps of Engineers
Abstract Civil War diary of a Virginia native who later settled in Alabama. The entries are limited to 1863.
Overview This collection consists of diaries, scrapbooks, and other personal books belonging to various individuals across the United States.
Dates: 1799 - 2003
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.
File — Box WSC001: , Folder: W 0129.10
Scope and Contents The collection contains a letter from Wendell L. Willkie, dated February 10, 1940, to John Calhoun Caldwell of Birmingham, Alabama. Willkie thanks Caldwell for commenting on an article Willkie wrote for Reader's Digest.
Dates: 1940 February 10
Overview Contains the diary of Confederate soldier Adam H. Whetstone of Prattville, Alabama
Overview Wilson's writings during his medical practice in the late 1890's
Dates: after 1865
Overview Diary of young woman in Cordova, Alabama, in 1918.
Overview An extensive collection, including business and personal correspondence, financial records, photographs, and other materials of this Birmingham, Alabama, family, which owned and operated the Woodward Iron Company.
Dates: 1829 - 1958; Majority of material found within 1866 - 1950