Variety of reports from Alabama Power Company's Gorgas, Marvel, Blocton, and Cahaba coal mines in the mid-19th century.
Miscellaneous correspondence, as well as copies of submitted articles (published and unpublished), of this peer-reviewed academic journal that presents the best of scholarship on the history of the state.
These black-and-white photo-lithographs show residences, public buildings and scenic views from around Alabama.
The Alabama Collection is a continually expanding collection consisting of published materials in a variety of formats, made up of publications in whole or in part about Alabama, by Alabama authors, or published in Alabama. This includes books, journals, magazines, newspapers, and other published materials. Among the Alabama Collections' many strengths include: local and county history materials; pamphlets and other ephemeral publications pertaining to Alabama and aspects of Alabama history, life and culture; books by Alabama authors of all kinds; publications by University of Alabama faculty; and books printed during the Civil War in Alabama, namely by S. H. Goetzel of Mobile.
This collection contains materials, both published and unpublished, that document the history of the state of Alabama. Materials include items such as reprints, pamphlets, typescripts, and photocopies of documents relating to individuals, organizations, cities, and a large number of other topics.
The text of a speech written by G.L.M. describing the contribution of Emma Samson, Joseph Wheeler, Raphael Semmes, and John Pelham to Alabama history, read at the 2 February 1933 meeting of the Canebreak Rifle Guard Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Signed copies of seven Alabama authors' and poets' published works, two volumes of the Alabama Poet Society's journal The Sampler, and framed photographs of conclave presidents from 1923 to 1961.
A letter written in 1894 by Albert to Miss Gill, his "sweetheart" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Album of Friendship consist of 26 images of the University of Alabama 1859 graduating class, including president Landon Garland, professors and the students.
Album containing handwritten quotations from the Bible, classical authors, and sources, as well as two handwritten copies of notices from the "Times" and "Tuscaloosa Gazette" (1881).
Letters home written while Aldridge was in training in Georgia and then serving in France during World War I.
This collection contains two identical pieces of stationary with Alex Rice Department Store letterhead.
Surveys made by Alexander when he was an employee of the Office of Archaeological Research at the University of Alabama, on lands in Jefferson, Jackson, and Geneva Counties
Biographies of William Simeral Alexander of North Carolina (1817-1898) and his descendants, with reference to his predecessors to 1716, compiled in 1930 by W. T. Alexander.
Laceless, 14 ounce, boxing gloves inscribed by Muhammed Ali in 2005. These gloves were never worn in any of Ali's boxing matches.
Letter dated 30 September 1855, to "Dear Cousin," from Bald Hill, Georgia, discussing family news, crops, children, and illnesses and deaths among family and slaves.
Letter from W.H. Allard to his brother concerning the sale and value of marble.
The business and personal papers of John G. Allen (1810- 1891) and his son Charles Edward (1860-1943), planters of Marengo County, Alabama, including Civil War letters, tenant farmer contracts, mortgages and indentures, bills and receipts, personal letters, insurance policies, and miscellaneous items relating to the family.
Twelve letters from Jay E. Allen of Co. D, 1st Ammunition Train, 4th Motor Battalion of the American Expeditionary Forces, written between November 1917 to January 1919, to his sister, Lucy (Mrs. John) Davis of Lansing, Michigan.
Letter from Katherene Peirce Allen of Jamaica, written 22 March 1895 to her granddaughter, Minnie, with news from family and friends at home.