Diary kept by Vernon Keith Davisson of West Manchester, Ohio, while he was aboard the U.S.S. George A. Johnson, DE-583.
Reverend R. E. Dawkins writes an open letter "To Whom It May Concern" demanding that T. M. Jolly appear at The Gospel Tabernacle in Kansas City, Kansas, on April 3, 4, or 5, 1956, while a national gathering of the brethren is meeting, to provide reasons as to why he should not be "dis-fellowshipped" from their movement.
The Andrew L. Dawson papers consist of correspondence, a registration certificate, and an admission ticket and program. The letters in this collection were written to Dawson's family and friends and describe his service experiences during World War I, as well as furnishing information about himself and his family. The collection is divided into the following series: Correspondence, Other Correspondence and Miscellaneous. Series descriptions: Correspondence: The outgoing correspondence consists of approximately 55 letters written to Andrew L. Dawson's family and friends 1918-1919. The majority of them are to his mother. There is one letter written to Andrew L. Dawson from his uncle, Joe Reese. This series is arranged according to recipient and chronologically. Other correspondence: The other correspondence series consists of one letter written about Dawson to Dr. Paul Bagby by G.A. Barrett, who served with Dawson during World War I. Miscellaneous: The miscellany series consists of Andrew L. Dawson's registration certificate and an admission ticket and program from the Base Hospital Farewell Ball.
A letter dated 4 January 1861, certifying that there are no demands against W. L. Trenholm, quartermaster, 4th brigade.
A letter testamentary to Edgar G. Dawson, naming him executor of the estate of William Eliza Terrell, June 3, 1867, one to "My darling," June 4, 1885 written while on a trip to Italy, and the plantation book for "Ravenswood," January 1869-January 1, 1873.
Letters and unpublished speeches; photocopies of letters written by Joseph Lakanal, 1762-1845.
Contains incoming correspondence to L.O. Dawson, a Baptist minister in west Alabama and east Mississippi at the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th century, including letters from family members and friends as well as correspondence with members of the various religious organizations with which Dawson was affiliated.
An 1867 announcement containing information for students of this Dayton, Alabama girls school overseen by the Rev. J.F. Tarrant and his wife.
A letter from Ethel de Gramedo of Paris, France to her friend Lena Lumbard of Oak Park, Illinois. The letter discusses friends, health, and an upcoming visit to Chicago by de Gramedo.
Manuscripts of two articles/stories: "Memories that Bless and Burn" and "The Mills of the Gods," with emendations.
Various papers of Walter Harner Dearth, including letters, cards, photographs, funeral card and a certified copy of his birth record.
Official meeting minutes, stockholder letters, stock certificates, and legal documents produced by the DeBardeleben Coal Corporation, the Bessemer Land and Improvement Company, and the Bessemer Coal, Iron and Land Company.
A 1928 letter from James Harry Deems to Mr. John Bios concerning the 1864 Union Relief Association fair. He also includes a family history.
Two scrapbooks created by and featuring Mary Dees, a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and Hollywood actress of the 1930s. The larger scrapbook of photos and newspaper clippings is related to Dees' work as Jean Harlow's stand-in and double in the Hollywood movie Saratoga. When Harlow died before finishing Saratoga, Dees filled in to complete the film in her place. There are also photographs, newspaper clippings and playbills, a photocopy of her death certificate and a videocassette of the movie, Saratoga. The smaller scrapbook of photos and clippings is related to Mary Dees' appearance in the Australian stage production of The Women.
This collection contains the company's record and minute book for the period 1911-1920.
Richard Delafilo writes to John Hunt about Hunt's request for a steam engine for a saw mill.
A letter from C. I. B. DeLage, a Mobile, Alabama, commission agent, to Carl G. Schneider detailing the financial history of Mobile during the Civil War.
Harold DeLoe is in the U.S. Army at Camp Blanding, Florida, during World War Two and sends his mother in Palm Beach, Florida, a brief note containing praise for military life, along with anxiety about an uncertain transfer.
Documentation of the annual activities of the Tuscaloosa chapter of this international education society. The records include minutes, annual reports, financial reports and records, histories, yearbooks, correspondence, directories, and other materials.
Scrapbook of the Gamma Psi Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, the society for women educators.