Sponsored by The University of Alabama Student Government Association, the student-run Emphasis Committee organized annual symposia that featured such speakers as Robert F. Kennedy, Abraham Ribicoff, Dean Rusk, Strom Thurmond, and Roy Wilkins. Represented here are select programs, digital audio and transcripts of speeches.
Twenty-four letters from Wayne England to his parents Mr. and Mrs. A. C. England of Jamestown, Indiana. Wayne was in the Army during World War Two and wrote his parents about basic training, transfers, and asked for updates on friends and the family farm.
Minutes, bank statements, correspondence, news clippings, and other materials of this Birmingham, Alabama, area organization
Notebook containing handwritten notes, including billing and account information, property dimensions, worklogs, and sketches of tools, of this Georgia-based civil engineer.
Teaching materials and clippings gathered by a Birmingham, Alabama, school teacher for use in her classroom, and in the course of her own education.
Bob Eramia of Chicago, Illinois, received these letters from the Imperial Legate of Iran, including a copy of a letter from the U.S. Deptartment of Labor obtained on Mr. Eramia's behalf by the legation. The letters concerning the immigration records of Elizabeth Ohanessian/Oganesssoff and her son and are type-written.
Incorporation papers, by-laws, directors' minutes, minutes of stockholders' meetings, and related records.
Letters, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes, photos, scrapbooks, and diaries of members of this social club in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Personal correspondence, papers relating to academic matters, a diploma, cards, maps, newspaper clippings, and photographs of Estes, his family, and friends
Handmade, handwritten booklet of arithmetic problems and answers, including problems in simple and compound subtraction, measurements, vulgar fractions, barter, foreign exchange, and simple and compound interest.
A letter from Esther to her sweetheart, George, telling about her disappointment that he hadn't been able to visit but hopes that he will be able come on the following Sunday.
Extensive genealogy notes collected by Alice Estill of Miami, Florida (probably for the purpose of joining the Daughters of the American Revolution).
Letter to Ettie from a friend in Maretburgh, Kentucky about crops and friends.
A ledger detailing accounts of a dry goods store in Eufaula, Barbour County, Alabama between 1922 and 1924.
The collection contains a letter from Evaline, of Bloomingburg, Ohio, to her cousin about her brief illness and the upcoming holidays. She also mentions attending the Masonic banquet to witness and celebrate the installation of new officers.
Brief letter from Bill Evans to Miss Moore of Lexington, Kentucky about moving.
A letter from Joseph D. Evans and Company of New York City, New York, to Kyle and Brothers of Lynchburg, Virginia about a tobacco order.
A collection of Judge Evans' incoming and outgoing correspondence.
Elizabeth P. Everbeck of Cincinnati, Ohio writes to friend Mary Pearce of Evanston, Illinois about her grandson's education.
Political cartoon depicting United States Senator Dixon Hall Lewis of Alabama, and Francis P. Blair, editor of the Washington Globe, discussing President James Buchanan's remarks to the Senate on the currency.