Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85029002
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
Annie Perkins commonplace book
Overview The collection consists of one commonplace book containing handwritten and published recipes as well as published poems collected by Perkins of Eutaw, Alabama.
Dates: Approximately 1867
Daniel Pinkney Christenberry commonplace book
Overview A list of citations, evidently documenting Christenberry's reading, on various topics, mostly historical and literary
Commonplace book on Christianity and slavery
Overview Commonplace book with entries addressing a number of topics, including church politics, theological concerns, childrearing practices, and slavery.
Dates: between 1840 and 1851
Cornelia Bolen Commonplace Book and Photographs
Overview Commonplace book and three photographs of Cornelia Bolen, a nurse in 1930s Alabama and Florida
Walter Henry Crenshaw commonplace book
Overview A copy of the Lawyers Common-Place Book, profusely annotated by Crenshaw with notes on Alabama statute and case law through 1886, and miscellaneous additional items.
Dates: circa 1835-1886
Gaillard and Hurtel families papers
Overview Commonplace book, letters, and other documents and items collected by these Mobile and Claiborne, Alabama, families.
Sarah Shorter Hunter commonplace book
Overview Commonplace book of Eufaula, Alabama, resident containing handwritten recipes, poems, quotations, and notes. In addition, the book includes a small number of newspaper clippings.
Dates: approximately 1835-1894
Julia Neely Finch Papers
Overview Correspondence by and to Julia Neely Finch, as well as her poetry and short stories, written between 1890 and 1926, as well as a small handwritten and typescript collection of Julia’s poems and short stories and a Common Place Book, which served as a scrapbook of her published pieces.
Dates: 1890 - 1926
Mary C. Kelly scrapbook
Overview Originally used by R. G. Betsill, a physician in Pike County, Alabama, as a record of his patients' treatments and accounts in 1855, the volume was used by Mary C. Kelly as a scrapbook in 1866.
Dates: 1855 - 1866
Lavinia Hetherling Leinau commonplace book
Overview Tennessee resident Lavinia Heatherling Leinau's commonplace book, containing poetry and notes from friends
Dates: 1831 - 1879; Majority of material found within 1831 - 1836
Martha Jane Coleman Banks commonplace book
Abstract Commonplace book containing diary entries, recipes, miscellaneous writings, newspaper clippings, and poems; created by Martha Jane Coleman Banks of Columbus, Mississippi.
Dates: Circa 1848-1865
Aurora Pryor McClellan commonplace and autograph book
Overview Sketches, quotations, brief journal entries, and several letters.
Kate Speake Penny commonplace book
Overview A commonplace book of Kate's favorite literary authors, which includes her own notes, quotes, and reflections.
Mary Lucinda Smith Commonplace Book
Overview Commonplace and copybook of this Birmingham, Alabama, young woman.
Dates: after 1860
Val Taylor Commonplace Book
Overview A small commonplace book filled with newspaper clippings and handwritten poems
Henry Tutwiler papers
Overview Contains three notebooks: an account book recording tuition payments at Greensboro Academy; a second account book documenting Henry Tutwiler's personal expenses; and a commonplace book containing book reviews, weather reports, and very brief entries about the Civil War.
Verner family papers
Overview Scrapbooks and newspaper clippings about this prominent Tuscaloosa, Alabama, family.
Wright, Cotten, and Douglass Family papers
Abstract This collection contains diaries, correspondence, and other materials related to four generations of this Tennessee/Alabama family.