Letters to L. C. Garland, President of the University of Alabama, and to Alabama Governor John Gill Shorter, dealing with requisitions, fortifying the University campus, and cadets.
Letterbook containing the correspondence of Mobile cotton broker Joseph Murrell, dated from June to October 1861.
Edward R. Murrow writes in thanks for a recent letter of interest from a radio program listener, Miss Marian Speiden.
Written from Opossum Station, this anonymous and comical letter expresses concern for Jeff's height, referring to the comic strip Mutt and Jeff which was in syndication from 1907 to 1982.
Two letters to Bonnie Myers of Jeffersonville, Indiana, from her brother Clifford Myers and friend Robert King, both serving overseas in the U. S. Army during and after World War II. Both men talk of recent engagement and marriages among acquaintances in Jeffersonville.
Two letters from Harriet Myers of Lawrence, Kansas, discussing daily life, to her granddaughter Hattie Myers, also of Kansas.
Jaap Mynheer of Zwolle, Holland, writes to friend Jo-Anne Liebenberg of Bronxville, New York, about foreign perceptions of American universities, a coming depression, and meeting Donald B. Watt, the director of the "Experiment in International Living."
A poem equating flowers with human virtues by an unknown author.
Programs, a newsletter, and themed Mardi Gras beads for the 2004 and 2005 Bal Masques held in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, benefiting West Alabama AIDS Outreach