Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85076240
Found in 58 Collections and/or Records:
Alabama Central Female College papers
Overview Photographs, tintypes, and miscellaneous school papers, as well as . This collection also includes two Edison phonograph cylinders: a Gold Moulde Records (which is broken) and a Blue Amberol Record.
Dates: between 1857 and 1923
American Association of University Administrators records
Overview Material from the American Association of University Administrators such as letters, brochures, and newsletters
David Hubbard Letter
Abstract Letter dated 8 October 1841, from Alabama congressman David Hubbard to John M. Read, Philadelphia, concerning the late Bank of the United States and the power of Congress to grant a charter for it.
Donoho family papers
Overview Letters between members of a close Tuscaloosa family written primarily during the Civil War.
Dorothy Mortensen Letter
Overview Letter about a book by Robert S. Gamble titled "Sully: Biography of a House"
Gregory Free letters
Overview Letters about Dixon Hall Lewis and the refurbishment of one of his specially constructed chairs.
Page Harris papers
Overview Wallet of letters, receipts, etc., 1855-1903, including three letters home from Civil War soldiers
James Hogan papers
Overview This collection contains letters of correspondence and bills pertaining to duties and tasks of the business; primarily with the distribution of cotton.
Shaler Houser papers
Overview This collection contains the notes, sketches, postcards, letters, and other materials of Shaler Houser.
Scotty Hughes papers
Overview Correspondence, programs, and a photo of Perry B. Hughes
Overview This collection contains a photocopy of two letters regarding the adoption of a baby born out of wedlock in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Ephraim Kirby papers
Abstract A small collection of letters concerning Kirby's business dealings and activities as a land commissioner.
Percy Lisk letter
Overview This collection contains a poem by an unknown author sent to Percy Lisk of Conner. The poem is about a doctor and includes a hand drawn image of a doctor.
Dates: ca. 1900
Dr. Earl Long papers
Overview Letters, news clippings, glass slides, notes, photographs, and his dissertation from 1934
Mary D. Lussier Letter
Overview Letter from Thomas Wier to his niece Mary Lussier
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.
Marion L. Oakley papers
Overview Photographs, dance cards, letters, reports for grades, and a reunion paper
Dates: 1912 - 1966
Albert B. Moore papers
Overview Moore's Civil War letters, plays, naval chronology, plays, and roundtables; lists of members and board of trustees from multiple universities; notes, booklets, news, and biographies on the subject of the Civil War; etc.
Thomas Morrow Letter
Overview Letter from Morrow to William Mitchell discussing a quarrel between the two and a typewritten tract by Morrow addressed to the Presbytery of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, outlining ten grievances he has against it
Dates: 1849 February 12
Oscar Parkes letter
Abstract A letter dated 14 December 1934, from Oscar Parkes, editor of "Janes Fighting Ships" to N. H. Hillier, Jr. of New York City, regarding a new edition of this standard reference work on naval vessels around the world.
Dates: 1934 December 14
Marguerite Parrish papers
Overview This collection contains genealogical research and letters.
Mabelle Peabody Letters
Overview Letter to Mabelle Peabody from Mabel telling about plans to visit
Charles Pelham papers
Abstract This collection includes short biographical clippings, letters, and other materials of this Talladega, Alabama, attorney and Congressman.
Augustus N. Perkins papers
Overview Perkins' account book, letters, and papers
Laleah G. Pratt letter
Abstract A letter dated 15 September 1840, to a cousin describing the death of Professor Horace S. Pratt of the University of Alabama. The collection also includes other material on Pratt and his family.
Dates: 1840 September 15
Willard Presby letter
Abstract Letter written to Professor Hale at Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.
Dates: 1834 May 20
Shorty Price letter
Abstract A letter dated 20 March 1973, from Louisville, Barbour County, Alabama, to Joyce Lamont, acquisitions librarian at the University of Alabama Library, asking for prepayment for his forthcoming book, "Alabama Politics--Tell It Like It Is".
Dates: 1973 March 20
Prince Francois Ferdinand Philippe Louis Marie d’Orleans Joinville letter
Overview A letter dated 4 November 1860, from Claremont, Esher, Surrey (England), to an unidentified recipient, respecting warships and armaments.
Dates: 1860 November 4
James Oscar Prude papers
Overview Letters, one of which is hand written and describes the purchase of land
Republican Party Letters of Recommendation
Overview Two unsigned letters providing reasons why L. J. Bryan and Attorney Reese should not be given federal appointments
Dates: circa 1905
Reward Notice collection
Abstract Contains a collection of reward notices posted in Alabama for persons wanted for crimes committed in Alabama and other states. Various formats of notices are represented, including broadsides, letters, postcards, and telegrams. A large number of them are not dated.
Rives Family papers
Overview Contains theatre programs, letters, photos, and other materials.
Dates: circa 1940
Rotary Club, Montgomery, Alabama, records
Overview Brochures, multiple member lists, and history of the organization
John C. C. Sanders papers
Overview Contains copies of diaries, letters of correspondence, and newspapers.
University of Alabama Libraries Science and Engineering Library time capsule collection
Overview Contains a letter to the librarians of University of Alabama Science and Engineering Library in the year 2090 of what this time capsule contains from the year 1990. Also, an autobiography of Eric Rodgers, "Intellectual Autobiography", given by him to the library in 1981. As well as brochures, reports, and research on the departments of: Geography, Aerospace Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Physic and Astronomy from the years in the...
E.U. Shea letters
Overview Handwritten letters from Private Lawrence Shea to his mother E.U. Shea.
Dates: ca. 1910-1920
Robert Smith Papers
Overview The Robert Smith papers contain correspondence between Robert Smith and his family during his military training in 1942 and his deployment to England and France in 1944 during World War II.
William Angelo Steele letter
Abstract A letter dated 26 December 1853, to his father, discussing the weather and requesting money for tuition and board at the University of Alabama.
Dates: 1853 December 26
J. F. Stewart letters
Overview Lletters to various friends and family members
James Still papers
Overview Audio tapes, newspaper sections, letters, and copies of poems that all pertain to James Still
Letter from Sue to Sallie
Abstract A letter by an unknown author, to her sister Sallie, discussing war news, known wounded, and attitudes towards the war.
Dates: circa 1863
Louise Swilley letter
Abstract A 1927 letter from "Miss Ellen" in Cleveland Heights, Ohio to her aunt, Louise Swilley in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Talbot, Jones, and Company letter and promissory notes
Abstract An 1839 letter to E. L. Woodward of Jacksonville, Alabama, with instructions to collect on an enclosed promissory note from James M. Mitchell, deceased.
Frank Marion Taylor papers
Abstract A collection of correspondence, memos and documents related to the military service of this Birmingham resident, including a scrapbook containing newspaper headlines and clippings about World War II, and personal mementos.
Tennessee Valley Authority papers
Overview Tennessee Valley Authority reports referring to the development of natural resources.
Theta Nu Epsilon
Overview Yearbooks and articles about the Theta Nu Epsilon fraternal organization.
G. A. Tompkins letter
Abstract A letter from Tompkins to his brother, Charles Tompkins, Jr. in King William County, Virginia, discussing family news, personal health, and cotton farming.
Dates: 1842 November 20
Louisa Anna Toulmin letter
Abstract A letter dated 5 August 1842, from Toulminville, Mobile County, Alabama, to Mrs. Samuel Ward, Newport, Rhode Island. In it Toulmin thanks Ward for the time spent together on her trip north the previous year, and inquires about various people.
Dates: 1842 August 5
C. L. Townsend letters
Abstract Letters to his wife and family sent from Kentucky and Corinth, Mississippi in 1862. The letters give instructions for handling his business affairs and express discontent with the war.
George Alfred Trenholm letter
Abstract A letter dated 4 March 1861, from Charleston, South Carolina to his son, W. L. Trenholm, in Montgomery, Alabama introducing the bearer, a Mr. Cathers, his wife, and her sister, Mrs. Pennnington.
Dates: 1861 March 4