This collection consists of a photo album of industrial photographs taken around Birmingham and Sheffield, Alabama, areas from 1889. Photographs were taken by John Horgan, Jr., photographer from Birmingham, for Truman H. Aldrich, and given to him on June 1889.
Diary of this young woman from Madeira, Ohio, whose entries include descriptions of ice skating, visits with family and friends, daily life, and art school classes.
Letter dated 31 March 1796, from Hoskins in Bordeaux, France, to James Swan in America, addressing potential business prospects.
Various hotel and motel keys from Kentucky, Tennessee, Florida, New York, and Illinois.
Staff Sergeant (later, Master Sergeant) Donald Householder writes to his parents in Erie, Michigan, from various encampments on the French and German fronts during the conluding months of World War II.
Letters from Huntsville, Texas to "My Dear Miller" and "My Dear Smith."
Letters written by William Penn Houston, Dorothy Carroll Houston, and various friends and relatives detail the couple's courtship and marriage. They lived in Cincinnati and California.
Correspondence, writings, sermons, church bulletins, and personal financial papers relating to this Methodist minister and his wife in Alabama.
Letters written by Arley Hughes while serving in the Army during World War I
Letters from Chattanooga, Tennessee; Meridian, Mississippi; and Richmond, Virginia, primarily to his wife in Northport, Alabama, and also to his mother and other family members during the Civil War. The letters include news of family and friends, accounts of camp life, and other matters.
Pocket diary of Union soldier, Joseph S. Huhn of Company "F" of the Ohio 114th Infantry, documenting daily activities between 1 January and 21 August 1865. The remainder of the diary is miscellaneous information and a series of exam questions.
Oscar Hultier, a citizen near Kewanee, Illinois, sent a postcard to Willard Breckenridge of Rockford, Illinois, concerning a road trip to visit family.
The diary of the paymaster's clerk aboard the U.S. Steamer Galena from February through November 1864. There is also a transcription of the diary and a photograph of Admiral James Forsyth "the tallest man in the American Navy, 6 ft 6."
A letter from James Hunter and Company of New York City, New York to Watson, McGill and Company of Petersburg, Virginia about tobacco sales.
Commonplace book of Eufaula, Alabama, resident containing handwritten recipes, poems, quotations, and notes. In addition, the book includes a small number of newspaper clippings.
A paper containing a list of trades and professions in Huntsville, Alabama, and describing the geography of Huntsville and Madison County. Includes original, typewritten copy, and photocopy.
Two receipts from Huntsville, Alabama, for groceries in 1916 and 1917
Two letters written by Benjamin Hurd while stationed in Tennessee with the 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery G, to his brother stating that "Richmond has fallen into our hands" and that the Rebels "fight like the Devil."
A letter from John C. Huser, a New York merchant, to W. Scott and Son about a supply of butter.
The Husted Family Papers consist of letters written to and from Francis Lee Husted, a seaman in the United States Navy during World War II. During the summer months of 1943, Francis was hospitalized at the U.S. Naval Hospital on Long Island. While in recovery, Francis received letters from his siblings, parents, grandparents, and a friend about day-to-day business at home. More letters are dated January and February of 1944 during which time the family lost contact with Francis for a period of 3 months.