Papers (document genre)
Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300199056
Found in 33 Collections and/or Records:
L.O. Brackeen paper
Overview Paper titled Enoch Hooper Cook, Sr., of Wilcox County, Alabama, presented to the Alabama Historical Association by Mrs. Ralph Draughon.
Dates: 1962 April 26
Bruce A. Hood Paper
Abstract Paper entitled "Some Rambling Thoughts on the American Negro and Current Related Issues," describing life for African Americans since emancipation
C.S.S. Alabama digital collection planning material
Overview Documents discussing the C.S.S Alabama digital project.
Dates: circa 1995
William Davidson paper
Abstract A paper titled "Brigadier General James Holt Clanton, Alabama's Rash Gallant" and delivered to the Alabama Historical Association, April 17, 1959.
Dates: 1959 April 17
Babs and Borden Deal papers
Overview Articles, newspaper sections, and copies of stories.
Dates: 20th c.
W.E. Dearman paper
Abstract Typescript copy of Judge W.E. Dearman's "The Town of Gaston, Alabama," a history of Gaston, an abandoned town in Sumter County, Alabama.
Old Ebenezer Church history
Overview Paper providing a brief history of the church and its founders. Also includes a list of members and description of church teachings.
Johnnie M. Edwards paper
Overview Paper titled "Inventory of Public Records in the Cherokee County Courthouse" containing an inventory of public records in the Cherokee County, Alabama, courthouse, 1882-1930.
Janie May Eppes papers
Overview Teaching materials and clippings gathered by a Birmingham, Alabama, school teacher for use in her classroom, and in the course of her own education
James Clifford Estes papers
Overview Personal correspondence, papers relating to academic matters, a diploma, cards, maps, newspaper clippings, and photographs of Estes, his family, and friends
Dates: 1914-1955; Majority of material found within 1919 - 1924
James M. Faircloth papers
Overview Includes student papers and personal papers of J. M. Faircloth, a professor of civil engineering at The University of Alabama during the years 1961 through 1969.
Frank Finnerty papers
Overview Papers and radio scripts written by this University of Alabama graduate.
Louis Gerstman papers
Overview Papers of this Selma, Dallas County, Alabama insurance agent and manager of the Edwards Opera House and the Academy of Music, 1879-1896.
Johnny Greene paper, "Selling of the Old South"
Overview Paper titled the "Selling of the Old South."
W. Stuart Harris papers
Overview Papers and manuscript drafts of this Alabama author.
Bessie Leach Hayden paper
Overview Paper entitled "Then Came the Women: The University in the Nineties," written by Bessie Leach Hayden, Dean of Women, about the first sixty years of coeducation at the University of Alabama.
Dates: circa 1953
"Historical Sketch of the Presbyterian Church in Tuskaloosa, Alabama."
Overview A paper titled "Historical Sketch of the Presbyterian Church in Tuskaloosa, Alabama." It includes lists of pastors, elders, and deacons, 1820-79.
Huntsville and Madison County, Alabama, paper
Abstract A paper containing a list of trades and professions in Huntsville, Alabama, and describing the geography of Huntsville and Madison County. Includes original, typewritten copy, and photocopy.
Dates: circa 1809
John Will Johnson Papers
Abstract A collection of correspondence and other papers. Johnson's correspondents included John H. Bankhead, Albert Boutwell, Carl Elliott, Lister Hill, Albert Rains, James A. Simpson, John Sparkman, and Chauncey Sparks.
Dates: 1936 - 1951
Kathrina Brown James Genealogical Notes
Abstract Genealogical information on the James family, much of it written by Mrs. James, including family documents, lineage charts, and articles about her husband, William K. E. James, a pastor in Tuscaloosa.
Dates: 1754 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1978
William Patrick Lay paper
Overview Typescript copy of a paper titled, "The Water Ways of Alabama."
Lena E. Lockhart papers
Overview Autobiographical sketch, inspirational materials, the papers "Woman's Part in Making Alabama History - the Past" presented to the Thomaston, Marengo County, Alabama Study Club, which focuses on female educators, and "History of The Thomaston Parent-Teacher Association", as well as a history of Thomaston, Alabama, by Alma Jean Compton, and materials relating to teaching.
Mrs. Robert A. Mann paper
Overview Typescript paper titled, "Historical Sketch of Bethel Presbyterian Church, Bullock County, East Alabama Presbytery," covering the history of the church from 1837 to 1929, and letter from John Rankin McLure regarding the paper.
Edward C. Moore Madrid Notebooks of Da Vinci essay
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.
N.H. Holmes Paper
Abstract Contains a paper entitled "The De Luna Expedition" about Spanish explorer Tristan De Luna's establishment of a short-lived colony in what is now Pensacola, Florida, in 1559.
John Pelham papers
Overview Contains photographs of family members and John Pelham's papers.
Thomas Minott Peters papers
Overview A collection of Thomas Minott Peters' notes on the study of Alabama's lichens, a composite organism that arises from algae or cyanbacteria living among fungus. The notes are handwritten by Thomas in the scientific form of Latin. Also includes his original typed paper titled, "Cataloge of Lichens in Alabama," 1881.
Southern Association of Science and Industry records
Abstract Records of a regional organization of scientists concerned with scientific research and the industrial development of the South. The bulk of the collection consists of papers retained by Dr. George D. Palmer, founder of the Association, and Lloyd C. Bird.
Frank Hall Thomas paper
Abstract A typescript paper titled "Fifteen Days in Europe: An Account of Travels in Italy, Switzerland, and France, with an account of the American Invasion of Mexico," by United Press correspondent Frank Hall Thomas
Stanley Thrasher paper
Abstract A paper written by Stanley Thrasher for a University of Alabama class in American Folklore. The paper relates the history of the Thrasher Brothers gospel music group, of which the author was a member.
United Methodist Women, North Alabama Conference records
Overview Records of conference meetings of Methodist Women in Missions, North Alabama Conference, Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
United States Customs House papers
Abstract Nautical documents including letters, naval, enrollments, ledgers, contracts, manifests.
Dates: 1839 - 1882
Zachary Meriwether Papers
Abstract Papers of a Greene County, Alabama, physician and plantation owner.
Dates: 1819 - 1857