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Popular culture

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Biography of Harry A. Frankel by Helene Davis Frankel, circa 1948, 1990

 File — Box 4265.001, Folder: 36
Scope and Contents This file contains a photocopy of a biography of performer Harry A. Frankel written by his wife, "Smiles" Frankel (Helene Davis Frankel). According to her biography, Frankel himself was known as "Singin' Sam," thanks to a lengthy career in vaudeville, usually in blackface, and later as a radio pitchman for the Great States Lawn Mower Company, Barbasol, and Coca Cola, on station WLW. The cover page indicates that "Mary Ellen" wrote about Harry Frankel in her newspaper column. Another note on the...
Dates: circa 1948, 1990

Branscomb Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4017
Overview Letters, land grants, diplomas, certificates, scrapbook, daguerreotype, and other miscellaneous documents, as well as quilts and other textiles (including a wedding dress from the early 20th century)
Dates: after 1865

William Preston Copeland cash books

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3707
Overview Cash books of this 19th century Eufaula, Alabama, doctor.
Dates: 1877-1900

Mary Elizabeth Counselman collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0361
Abstract A collection of manuscripts and publications from Alabama sci-fi/horror writer Mary Elizabeth Counselman
Dates: 1940 - 1980

Early 20th century newspapers, magazines, and miscellaneous material

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3723
Overview Newspapers, magazines, and other miscellaneous materials dating from about 1915 through 1954
Dates: 1915-1954

"I Love Tuscaloosa" bumper stickers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3721
Overview Bumper stickers proclaiming I [heart icon] Tuscaloosa
Dates: after 1977

George B. Inge papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0728
Overview Research material for the book, The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical.
Dates: 1862 - 1975

Billy Lightelle Vaudeville Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3870
Overview The collection contains one scrapbook with items collected by Lightelle, vaudeville performer, and contains receipts for payments for performances; employment contracts; photographs; programs; song lyrics and scripts; plot ideas and storylines; and two pieces of handwritten sheet music.
Dates: 1912 - 1928

Cowbellion de Rakin Society initiation ceremony script

 Collection
Identifier: W-0035
Overview Handwritten script outlining an 1847 initiation ceremony conducted by Mobile, Alabama's earliest mystic society, the Cowbellian de Rakin Society.
Dates: 1847

The Molton Apartments, Birmingham, Alabama, Year 1913

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3717
Overview Booklet about the Molton Apartments in Birmingham, Alabama, built in 1913, describing the apartments and their conveniences.
Dates: 1913

Edward C. Moore Madrid Notebooks of Da Vinci essay

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0476
Overview Essay (probably never published) written in 1989 by Dr. Edward C. Moore titled "The Madrid Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci". The article explains what Moore, as Dean of the Graduate School of the University of Massachusetts, had witnessed and experienced when a colleague found two of the "lost notebooks" of Leonardo Da Vinci in the Spanish National Library.
Dates: 1967-1989

Northport Study Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3738
Overview Minutes and correspondence of this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, women's club.
Dates: 1978-1990

The Other Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3720
Overview Records, scrapbooks, and photographs of The Other Club, a debate society on the University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Dates: 1992-2010

Radical South Zine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PM-005
Overview Zines created by southern young women, on a variety of personal and political topics, including art, drugs, education, gender and sexuality, mental health, music, people and society, popular culture, race and ethnicity, religion and spirituality, and sex. There are approximately 150 titles from the 1990s-2000s.
Dates: 1990s - 2000s

Andrew Jackson Riddle papers

 Collection
Identifier: W-0162
Overview Papers and photographs by Civil War photographer Andrew Jackson Riddle.
Dates: 1864-1956

Tuscaloosa Music Study Club, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1438
Overview A collection of club records, constitution and by-laws, member lists, yearbooks, scrapbooks, and other materials of this Tuscaloosa arts organization.
Dates: 1904-2007

University of Alabama Glee Club Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-3645
Overview Collection of posters, placards, and other materials of the University of Alabama Glee Club
Dates: 1906-1936

"Victory Varieties" concert program

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1756
Abstract Program for a variety show directed by Alexander Maissel and presented at Ft. Custer, Michigan, on 20 July 1943.
Dates: 1943 July 20

Wade Hall Collection on Arts and Culture

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4265
Overview The Wade Hall Collection on Arts and Culture contains poems, correspondence, music, memorabilia, and other materials related to arts and leisure activities in the United States in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Dates: circa 1800s-2005

Sarah Louise Walls papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1521
Overview Papers of this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, resident including a collection of materials about covered bridges.
Dates: 1935-1973