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This page contains names of manuscript collections with brief descriptions of them. Highlighted collection names link to finding aids in PDF format that offer more detailed descriptions of the collections. The highlighted collections do not represent all available finding aids at the W.S. Hoole Library. We will add more to the list as we convert our paper finding aids to electronic aids for web presentation.

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Quaker Club records, 1897-1970, 1.4 linear feet
Minutes, yearbooks, members' correspondence, newspaper clippings, photos, event programs, and scrapbooks of this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, young women's civic organization.

William Quayle Correspondence , 1862-1864 , 0.2 linear feet
Letters written from the First Frontier District of Texas, of which Quayle was commander, providing information on Confederate military dispositions, 1862-64. Quayle's correspondents included James Bourland, H. E. McCulloch, and James Webb Throckmorton.

Quest Club scrapbook , 1926-1988 , 1.4 linear feet
Scrapbook primarily covering the club's activities and meetings from 1926 to 1947, although there are a few items from the 1980s tucked inside.

Unidentified Quilt Pattern Piece , undated , 0.05 linear feet
Single quilt pattern piece with instructions for selecting fabric colors and cutting

Letter to David C. Quinn , 1946 October 11 , 0.05 linear feet
The collection contains one letter written from an unnamed railroad worker, written from Louisville, Kentucky, to Quinn in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, asking to be transferred to a position with the railroad located in Harrodsburg so that he may return to his family home and six children.

Rose Quong Photographs, circa 1940s, 19 photographs
Black and white publicity photographs of Australian born Chinese stage and screen actress, Rose Quong, most bearing photographer stamps on reverse of images.

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