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University of Alabama -- Presidents

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

President John W. Abercrombie Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-248
Overview This record group contains the records of University of Alabama president John W. Abercrombie. The records document his years as president, from 1902-1911.
Dates: 1902 - 1911

Lecture notes on John W. Abercrombie

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0002
Abstract Notes for a class lecture on Abercrombie, president of the University of Alabama. Includes information on the construction of University buildings during his tenure, as well as his conflicts with former acting president and Latin professor William S. Wyman.
Dates: not dated

Viscountess Astor letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0092
Abstract A letter dated 5 November 1952, from Astor to Dr. John M. Gallalee, president of the University of Alabama, declining a speaking invitation.
Dates: 1952 November 5

Brierfield Ironworks records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0212
Overview Financial and legal documents of the Brierfield Ironworks along with some correspondence and printed materials, dating from 1866 to 1882. The materials are divided into two main groups: (A) those materials generated during Josiah Gorgas' control of the ironworks (1866-1869), and (B) those materials generated during Thomas S. Alvis' control of the operations (1869-1873).
Dates: 1864-1897; Majority of material found within 1866 - 1882

Oliver Cromwell Carmichael collection

 Collection — Box 2356
Identifier: MSS-0279
Overview A miscellany of material relating to this University of Alabama president, including a newspaper clipping, a Carmichael writing entitled "The Function of Instinct in Education," and a scrapbook.
Dates: unknown

Henry De Lamar Clayton Sr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0313
Abstract The personal, legal, military, and administrative papers, of this Alabama politician, Confederate general, and University of Alabama president.
Dates: 1840-1925

Wade Hampton Coleman, Jr., papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0339
Abstract Various documents, including speeches, correspondence, reports, faculty newsletters, alumni magazines, newspapers and newspaper clippings of this Alabama native and University of Alabama professor of Romance Languages
Dates: 1924-1968; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1960

John M. Counts Letters from Dr. George Denny

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4110
Overview Seven letters from Dr. George Denny attempting to coax Counts back to the University of Alabama
Dates: 1924

Sarah Ann (Gayle) and William B. Crawford Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0369
Abstract Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, scrapbooks, and other papers of Sarah Ann Gayle Crawford, sister to Amelia Gayle Gorgas, and William B. Crawford.
Dates: 1833-1889

President Richard C. Foster Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-008
Overview This record group contains the presidential records of Dr. Richard C. Foster, University of Alabama president from 1937 to 1941.
Dates: 1923-1948

Richard Clarke Foster scrapbooks and papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0537
Overview Scrapbook and folder containing newspaper and magazine articles as well as tributes to Foster, who died four years after becoming president of the University of Alabama.
Dates: circa 1941

Frank A. Rose Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1207
Overview Personal correspondence, files, and memorabilia collected by Dr. Rose during his tenure as President of The University of Alabama.
Dates: 1957-1969

Richard Furman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0549
Overview Photocopied documents, including letters, poetry, news clippings, class work, essays, and journal entries of Alabama school administrator and preacher.
Dates: 1826-1865

President John M. Gallalee Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-012
Overview This record group contains the presidental records of John M. Gallalee, president of The University of Alabama from 1948 to 1953.
Dates: 1927-1975

President Landon C. Garland Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-027
Overview This record group contains the correspondence of Landon C. Garland, University of Alabama president from 1855-1865.
Dates: 1852 - 1865; Majority of material found within 1861 - 1865

Presidents Nathaniel T. Lupton, Josiah Gorgas, and William S. Wyman Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-249
Overview This record group contains a letterbook with correspondence to and from three Unversity of Alabama presidents, Nathaniel T. Lupton, Josiah Gorgas, and William S. Wyman, from 1871 to 1879.
Dates: 1871 - 1879

Doris Turner Osten letter from Dr. George Denny

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4092
Overview Small handwritten Christmas card from Dr. George Denny
Dates: 1952 December 22

William Dempsey Partlow papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1109
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, an autobiography, a short biography, addresses, copies of Partlow's publications, and newspaper clippings. His correspondents included Alabama industrialist and U.S. Congressman Frank W. Boykin, and University of Alabama President and Chancellor George H. Denny.
Dates: 1907-1950

President Raymond R. Paty Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-011
Overview This record group contains the records of University of Alabama president Raymond R. Paty. The records document his years as president from 1942-1947.
Dates: 1942-1954

President Frank A. Rose Records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-006
Overview This record group contains the records of University of Alabama president Frank A. Rose. The records document his years as president, from 1958-1969, and include information on the integration of The University of Alabama in 1963.
Dates: 1958-1969

William Stokes Wyman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1589
Overview An article or speech text titled "The Beginning of Tuscaloosa and Newtown."
Dates: Unknown