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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note:

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

"A Legend of Christmas Roses", circa 1940

 File — Box 4265.001: [1006233187], Folder: 15
Scope and Contents This file contains one handwritten poem by an unknown author recounting a French Christmas story about a "little shepherd-maiden" who wishes to bring a gift to the newborn baby Jesus and is visited by an angel, after which roses bloom from the frozen ground.
Dates: circa 1940

Bessie Pyle Letters, 1894-1914

 File — Box 4257.007: [1006214232], Folder: 14
Scope and Contents Letters to Bessie Pyle of Chandlersville, Ohio, from their relative Lou V Pyle a school teacher in Cambridge, Nebraska, telling them of the Christmas presents she received and holiday activities; there is an appended brief note to Tora Pyke, Bessie's mother. The second letter to Bessie is from her friend or sweetheart John in Norwich, Ohio, talking about the extreme cold weather they've had and plans to visit her.
Dates: 1894-1914

Holy Spirit Church, Louisville, Kentucky, Christmas Newsletter, 1940 December

 File — Box 4257.021: [1006214246], Folder: 9
Scope and Contents Christmas newsletter of the Holf Spirit Catholic Church of Louisville, Kentucky, which included two poems, a short meditation on the spirit of Christmas, and two short notes from the church pastors, Father John W. Vance and Father Horrigan.
Dates: 1940 December

Letter from Jim to Mother and Father, 1913 December 25

 File — Box 4256.001: [1005697219], Folder: 8
Scope and Contents This file contains one letter from Jim in Portsmouth, Virginia, to his mother and father, discussing Christmas activities at his military facility.
Dates: 1913 December 25

Letter from Maria to Martha

Identifier: MSS-0462
Overview Letter dated 25 December 1885, from Maria in Wentworth, New Hampshire, to her cousin Martha in Laconia, New Hampshire.
Dates: 1885 December 25

Maris Family Letters, 1924 December 29

 File — Box 4257.003: [1006214228], Folder: 30
Scope and Contents The "Thank you" notes from Anna, Emily, and Mary Maris, thanking Cousin Ed and Aunt Bess (Edward and Elizabeth Paxson) for their Christmas presents of money, books, gloves, and new bedspreads.
Dates: 1924 December 29

Pauline Jones Gandrud papers

Identifier: MSS-0555
Overview The collection contains genealogical research notes covering 1820-1880, including county data, church and marriage records, family histories, and other information created and gathered by this Alabama genealogist. The collection also contains a list of military pension and bounty land applications.
Dates: circa 1900-1980


Identifier: 2012-039
Overview Postcards collection depicting places from Alabama, United States, and around the world.
Dates: 1890 -1970

"The First Christmas", undated

 File — Box 4265.001: [1006233187], Folder: 19
Scope and Contents This file contains a two-page handwritten poem about the birth of Jesus Christ, by an unknown author.
Dates: undated

University of Alabama holiday greeting cards

Identifier: MSS-2831
Overview Holiday greeting cards from presidents at the University of Alabama.
Dates: 1996-2010

Wade Hall Photographs, Small Collection

 Collection — Box 2009001.034: [1006241531]
Identifier: 2009-158
Overview This collection consists of six photographs depicting family during a Christmas holiday.
Dates: 1940 - 1941

Wade Hall Photographs, Small Collection

 Collection — Box 2009001.029: [1006241526]
Identifier: 2009-130
Overview This collection consists of nine photographs depicting people and scenes in Indiana.
Dates: 1906 - 1912

Wade Hall Photographs, Small Collection

Identifier: 2009-100
Overview This collection consists of 248 photographs depicting people, and scenes from Louisville, Kentucky and New Albany, Indiana.
Dates: 1910 - 1950