A collection of books by Alabamians, about Alabama, and/or published in the state of Alabama. These materials document the unique cultural and historical experience of Alabama.
A letter written on 21 May 1872, from G. Reid of Robinson, Illinois, to his brother and sister.
Letter written by Union sailor, J.D. Rence, to his mother on June 10, 1861, while aboard the U.S.S. St. Louis, moored near Fort Pickens, in Pensacola Bay, Florida.
Reverend Seraphim of Infant Jesus Monastery in Trichur, India, writes to the Reverend Mother Superior of St. Rose Convent in Lacrosse, Wisconsin, wishing Holy Season greetings.
The collection contains one letter written by Reynolds, a young girl in Nevada City, to Alice, giving news of daily life, specifically the recent Christmas holiday.
One postcard from Mother and Daddy of Riddle, Oregon, to Mr. and Mrs. Royce Reynolds of Harlan, Iowa. Topics discussed include family, friends, and winter weather.
William Reynolds of Indianapolis, Indiana, began this journal in 1855 while at Northwestern Christian University. It contains poems and songs, original essays, family news, and a chronicle of his 1858 journey from Indianapolis to New Orleans and back again.
Bernice Shelly writes from Tracy and Oakland, California, to P.F.C. Elmer E. Rhode, stationed in San Francisco, California, about her work as a waitress and at a factory to aid the war effort. A third letter makes a third-party reference to an encounter with Elmer Rhode written by Fred Kimball of San Francisco, California, to Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Payne of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.
G.T.S., a librarian, invites Mr. Cale Young Rice, a friend of the library in Louisville, Kentucky, to give a talk at a staff meeting.
Letterbook containing copies of correspondence written by Montgomery, Alabama, lawyers Samuel F. Rice, John M. Chilton, Thomas G. Jones, and Ariosto A. Wiley, between 1871-1873.
Marcia Rice writes to parents, Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Munn of Dummerston, Vermont, from St. Louis, Missouri while on a trip with her husband. They made a stop in New Orleans where she visited the site of the Battle of New Orleans.
Letter from Ruth Richardson, of Acton, Massachusetts to her daughter, Ann H. Thompson and grandchildren in Landgrove, Vermont.
Seven love letters from Lewis George Richter of Elmhurst, Illinois, to his sweetheart Ernestine Genevieve Kosman in Chicago, Illinois.
List of 1907 Alabama state rifle team.
Letter written on 8 April 1912 by S. H. Riggs of Weston, West Virginia, to Oscar Johnson of Waverly, West Virginia, about a dog Mr. Johnson has for sale.
V-Mail letter to Phillip Arthur Ward, a soldier in San Francisco, California, most likely in training. Relays general news from home: an upcoming vacation, health of friends, and fruits and vegetables growing in the garden. Appears to be a correspondence between mother and son.
A letter from Irma Risel written from West Germany, to her family telling them that she has made plans to come home.
A collection of publications by the poet Helen Reid Roberts. Includes copies of acceptance letters and covers of publications.
Memoir, correspondence, and other miscellaneous papers of this seaman, merchant and diplomat from Alabama.
This collection consists of a handwritten original paper and typescript copy. It contains the names of family members and stories about the family's experience during Rousseau's Raid, July 10-22, 1864, in which a Union Army force raided from Decatur, Alabama, to the southward.