Manuscripts, correspondence, and newspaper clippings written by and related to Birmingham newspaper columnist John Temple Graves II.
This collection consists of a letter from E.C. Gray to his sister, Sarah T. Gray, in which he tells her of the execution of at least fifteen men who had deserted the Confederate Army and that conditions are the same as when he last wrote to his family.
Photocopies of newspaper and magazine articles and photographs about steamboats collected by this Mobile, Alabama, researcher.
Letter written by Grayson on 22 March 1880 in Demopolis, Alabama, to Belmont Perry in Woodbury, New Jersey.
A conveyance of land in Montgomery, Alabama, dated 30 August 1832, by Moses Green and Joseph D. Hopper to George Whitman.
Typescript copy of the minutes of a meeting to establish a female academy at Burton's Hill, Alabama, and the school's constitution and amendments.
Ballot with tallies of votes for the 1 May 1934 Democratic Party Primary in Greene County, Alabama.
The collection includes a ledger of standings, studies, and absences of the students from 1847 through 1870 as well as an honor roll of the Humanitarian Society of the Greene Springs School, founded by Henry Tutwiler.
Photocopy of a typescript copy of an essay by the descendant of the early settlers of Jefferson County, Alabama.
Fourteen letters sent to Robert W. Greenfield and his family in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Most of the letters were sent by his mother Ida, who worked as a costumer for several Hollywood films during the 1930s and 40s.
Contains family letters from 1918 to 1946 and news clippings from the Avondale Sun during World War Two.
Personal papers, mostly involving the activities of this Perry County farmer and justice of the peace.
A letter dated 5 September 1813, from St. Stephens, Alabama, to his parents, describing the Creek attack on Fort Mims during the Creek War of 1813-1814.
Real and personal property tax assessments for members of the Grimmer and Williams families in Ariton, Alabama, from 1897 through 1945.
Fourteen letters to and from James W. Grisamore of Valparaiso, Indiana. Most letters were sent from his brothers and sisters, telling of the news from Toledo, Indiana, and various family updates.
A letter and an ink drawing from Sam Groff to his parents in Ridgefield, Washington. In 1917, Groff was in Vallejo, California, probably in naval basic training.
Contains six letters belonging to sisters Mollie Grose of Cincinnati and Maria Evaline Grose Byrn of New Albany, Indiana and later Byrnville, Indiana. The letters are from family and friends. They discuss death, injuries, daily life, and mention soldiers boarding trains to fight in Sherman's army.
Collection of pre- and post- Civil War letters and genealogies (all photocopies), as well as minutes for the New River Baptist Church, in Fayette County, Alabama, from 1826-1911.
Typescript reminiscences of the years when he was a "paying guest" at Mrs. Ellen Peter Bryce's house.
A letter from Private Christian l. Gruen, written on 30 July 1918, to Miss Katie Gruen of Borden, Clark County, Indiana.