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Alabama -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Alabama Cultivation Promotional Photographic Album

 Collection
Identifier: 2022-025
Scope and Contents One photographic album created in July 1911 of 18 black and white photographs promoting land cultivation in Mobile and Baldwin counties in Alabama. Photographs are of different types of fruit that can grow in Alabama and examples of orchards in bloom. The photographs measure 3 3/8" x 5 1/2" and are adhesive mounted to 16 paper leaves.
Dates: 1911-07-22 - 1911-07-24

Banking in Alabama, 1816-1860, volume 2, manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: W-0007
Overview Includes a carbon copy of the manuscript Banking in Alabama, 1816-1860, volume 2, written by William H. Brantley Jr. The bound manuscript is 371 pages long and covers the history of banking in the state from 1837 to 1849; it is part of a two-volume work that covers the years 1816-1860.
Dates: 1967

Lewy Dorman papers

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Identifier: MSS-0444
Overview Papers that discuss Barbour County, Alabama, history.
Dates: undated

James F. Doster papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0447
Overview Materials this Tuscaloosa native and history professor at The University of Alabama created and collected.
Dates: undated

Hosea Holcombe papers

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Identifier: MSS-0689
Overview Letter written by Holcombe asking a bookseller in Pennsylvania to send him two books by a Dr. Gills.
Dates: 1824

James E. Nunn Diary

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1062
Abstract Diary of this Mooresville, Limestone County, Alabama resident
Dates: 1854 - 1856

Lincoln Normal School Photographic Albums

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Identifier: WP-2013001
Overview This collection consists of two personal albums with photographs of teachers, administrators, and students at the Lincoln Normal School, an early African-American school in Marion, Alabama. The albums include formal group portraits, informal photographs from everyday life, and images of the school's surroundings.
Dates: 1909 - 1924

Marie Ball Papers

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Identifier: MSS-3472
Overview Newspaper clipping from 1954, a letter from 1894, and an unpublished manuscript about the early history of Tuscaloosa from 1874-1897
Dates: 1950

Libba Mayo papers

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Identifier: MSS-0936
Overview Excerpts from the diary of John G. Traylor (1817-43), an early Dallas County, Alabama resident, a genealogy of the Traylor family, and a history of the town of Pleasant Hill, Dallas County, Alabama.
Dates: 1825-1925

Monroe F. Cockrell research notes

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Identifier: MSS-0330
Abstract Research notes and synopses on Emma Sansom, General Pickett at Gettysburg, "The Bivouac of the Dead," and General Forrest's crossing of the Sipsey River, March 29, 1865.
Dates: 1949-1956

Robert S. Lanier Letter

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Identifier: MSS-0841
Abstract A letter dated 4 June 1890, to his son, describing his reaction to the nomination of Thomas Goode Jones as Democratic Party candidate for governor of Alabama and to an article his son had written.
Dates: 1890-06-04

Paula E. Robertson papers

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Identifier: MSS-3601
Overview Early history of Northport, Ala. (1931, photocopy); Brief history of Gorgas House with 1962 Inventory; - T.A. Dearson Inventory
Dates: after 1900

Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Alabama Records

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Identifier: MSS-4034
Overview Records of the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Alabama for 1966-1969.
Dates: 1966-1969

United States Congressional Act establishing the Alabama Territory

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Identifier: MSS-3794
Overview This collection contains a copy of the United States congressional act establishing Alabama as an equal member of the Union.
Dates: 1817 March 3

W. D. LeCray Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0850
Scope and Contents Day/account book of a business in Goodwater, Coosa County, Alabama.
Dates: 1882 - 1925

William Gray Little Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0868
Abstract A collection of family correspondence, financial and legal documents, photographs, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia relating to this Livingston, Alabama native who is credited with introducing football at the University of Alabama.
Dates: 1837 - 1938