Mary in New York writes to brother Elisha Conklin of Cayuga, New York, requesting a family visit and detailing their friends' or family members' travel to California, possibly during the Gold Rush.
Photocopies of the 1861 Proof of Ownership and Registration forms for the Bark Conrad which was later captured by the C.S.S. Alabama and recommissioned as the Tuscaloosa
Journal includes ledger entries, transcriptions of letters, and recipes, as well as a few letters and newspaper clippings
Collection contains materials relating mainly to Dr. Edward Augustus Cook's medical practice in Kirk's Grove, Cherokee County, Alabama including account ledgers, daybooks, register of births and deaths, correspondence, and a photograph.
Letters and other miscellaneous materials of two sisters, Maggie Cooper of Marion, Alabama, and Mattie McAmis of Birmingham, Alabama.
A furlough dated 13 December 1861, issued to W. H. H. Cooper, a private in Captain D. L. Patterson's Company, 20th Mississippi Volunteers for the period 13 December 1861 to 12 January 1862.
The collection consists of six diaries for 1864, 1867, 1876, 1882, 1884, and 1887, and a photograph of Cooper, an attorney from Tuscumbia, Alabama. The diaries contain daily entries made by Cooper and, in his absence from home, his wife, and give a great deal of information about the community, his activities, and his family.
Cash books of this 19th century Eufaula, Alabama, doctor.
Letter from Father and Mother in which William discusses cattle, land, and daily life.
Letter from Hugh Coperlin, written on 12 January 1890, to Gaston, describing a sale of land he wants transacted.
Contains one letter from Cora and Ed of Ellendale to Cora's family. She discusses livestock, crops, and financial matters, and talks of an upcoming picnic with the "Old Soldiers."
Miscellaneous financial documents and copy of General Order NO. 38-A, American Expeditionary Forces, February 28, 1919 (letter from General John J. Pershing to soldiers at the end of World War I).
The University of Alabama yearbook, The Corolla, was first published in 1893 and has been published every year since that date.
Nathaniel Cotton writes to his brother about the health of family members, business and the new year.
A collection of manuscripts and publications from Alabama sci-fi/horror writer Mary Elizabeth Counselman
Written by an unknown author, The Country Physician poetically traces the challenging life of a country doctor.
Letters to Elmer Countryman of Rochelle, Illinois, from his fiance, Alice, and a friend, Bruce W. McHenry, written between 1889 and 1893.
Scrapbook documenting the history of the Tuscaloosa (Alabama) Home Demonstration Club and includes photos, newspaper clippings, and club documents.
Letter written by Private First Class George F. Courtney, serving in the Medical Department of the 7th Field Artillery Regiment of the American Expeditionary Forces in France in 1918, to his parents, Will and Hettie Courtney of Urbana, Champagne County, Illinois.
Handwritten indenture document, dated 1 January 1704, by which Peter Courtney of Middlesex County, England, leased a property, "Eagle Hollow" or "Parks Suggs," to Samuel Rogers of Cornwall County, England.