The papers of General Henry De Lamar Clayton document his life, actions, and influences in various areas and disciplines of Alabama, the Confederacy, and the nation. The material maintains an arrangement in eight series relating to the different areas of General Clayton's life and influences. The series are Family and Personal Data, Emory, Generalship, Judgeship, Miscellany, Politics, Stone Mountain Memorial, and the University of Alabama Presidency.
Conveyances of land in Montgomery, Alabama, to George Whitman, May 20, 1831, and Charles Crommelin, March 26, 1835.
Papers reflecting the activities of a cotton planter in Lee County, Alabama, 1808-1868.
Papers of a Tuscaloosa family whose members included Hardy Clements, Rufus Hargrove Clements, Martha Lavinia Clements, Frank Bugbee Clements, Luther Morgan Clements, and others. The bulk of the papers relate to Frank Bugbee Clements.
Letters to an Alabama farmer from 1866 to 1870
Letters to Miss Phyllis Cleveland in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, written by friends aboard the Super Chief Train of the Santa Fe Railway.
The collection contains letters to Helen Cline that discuss the weather, health issues, everyday life, society issues, gardening, and cooking. Two letters are from Helen's father, Grant Lewis, and the majority are from her mother, Mrs. Grant Lewis. The collection also includes other items such as newspaper clippings and magazine articles.
The collection contains a letter written in 1894 by Sarah Clinton to a niece about the family and the care of raspberry bushels. She also said that the drought had kept the corn, beans and potatoes from growing very well. Pinned to the note is a newspaper clipping about the arrival of Mr. and Mrs. G. B Dunton's son.
Letters about the burning of the University of Alabama, April 1865, which Clinton witnessed as a young boy.
Clinton/Gore 1992 Presidential Campaign materials include one "Americans For Change" volunteer card and one special guest pass to Governor Bill Clinton's campaign event in Louisville, Kentucky on September 29, 1992.
Letter dated 30 July 1863, from Mobile, to her cousin Ann Greenough Burgwyn in North Carolina, extending sympathy on death of Burgwyn's son, Henry King Burgwyn, at Gettysburg, and expressing anti-war sentiments
Document describing the provisions of Grandfather McClung's will, including the direct and contingency provisions to the Missionary Society and the Bishops Cobbs and Brownell for use in their diocese.
Cultural resources survey of the proposed site of a Bryant Agricultural Corporation soy bean loading facility.
Letter fragment from G.O. Coburn in California to relatives in Ohio asking them to come for a visit.
The texts of three of Cochran's speeches and a critical essay on the significance of Athens, Greece on later republics.
One letter from Mrs. Corydon Cochran of Wichita, Kansas, to the mayor of Corydon, Iowa. She asked for more information about the naming of the town since four generations of her husband's family had the same name.
Three bound volumes of this Alabama attorney and politician and his wife: John Cochran's diary; Mary Wellborn Cochran's journal; and a miscellany of copies of some of John Cochran's outgoing correspondence, journal entries of his, and copies of some freedman contracts to which he was party. Also includes two unidentified photographs that appear to be from the early twentieth century.
Consists of three bound volumes of this Alabama attorney and politician: John Cochran's diary; Mary Wellborn Cochran's journal; and a miscellany of copies of some of John Cochran's outgoing correspondence, journal entries of his, and copies of some freedman contracts to which he was party. Also includes two unidentified photographs that appear to be from the early twentieth century.
A handwritten copy of Cochrane's University of Alabama diploma.
The collection contains photocopies of photographs and poems, perhaps written by Cocke.