Autograph albums and diaries from the 19th and 20th centuries.
A mourning illustration from the nineteenth century.
Contains one letter written from Nip of South Haven, Michigan, to Ellen. He discussed family news and crops.
Letters written to Nixdorf of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, who served in the U.S. Army Special Services during World War II. Some letters are from friends he made while abroad. They discuss daily life, the war, school, and gifts, and some are in French and Spanish.
The records of a country store in Calhoun County which reflect the economic and social circumstances of rural north Alabama in the early twentieth century.
Letter from Gertrude in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, to Sara Noll in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Discusses an upcoming trip to visit Sara.
Minutes and correspondence of this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, women's club.
One letter from E. L. Northrop of the Hotel Pleasant of West Upton to Clara E. Perkins regarding a reservation
The bulk of the collection contains outgoing correspondence from Norton, written primarily from Louisiana, Missouri, and Texas, to Lottie Irene Hooks Norton, dating from the period of their courtship through their marriage and the births of their daughters, recounting information about family matters, difficult economic times, and providing news of Norton's recreational activities.
Letters of a soldier in the 18th Michigan Infantry to his wife, written from Decatur, Stevenson, and Huntsville, Alabama and Nashville, Tennessee, 1864-65.
Diary of Edward R. Norville, a Mobile, Alabama, river pilot.
A brief note written in German. Translation not available at present.
Late 19th century ledger with handwritten notes regarding the history, legends, significant members, and language of the Choctaw Indians. A significant portion of the book deals with the Choctaw language. The book also contains two type-written pages of information about the Choctaw. The back cover of the book includes the name of the author.
Type-written book by R.D. Spratt on the history, legends, significant members, and language of the Choctaw Indians. The book contains photographs pasted onto pages. Attached to the endcover is a letter to Mary Gorgas from Wade Coleman that also includes photographs.
Advertisement for Nott's and Gliddon's forthcoming book, Types of Mankind: or, ethnological researches, published in 1854.
Two transactions records pertaining to H. C. Weisenburger's Novelty Wood-Working and Repair Shop and one letter to Weisenburger from C. Locklin asking about money owed.
Two letters written in Kittanning, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania reporting on money, property, livestock, and a business dispute.
The collection contains a letter from Anna M. O'Brien, of Parkersburg, West Virginia, to her brother, John, about their ancestry and membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution.
A letter from Mrs. Joseph O'Neil of Louisville, Kentucky to William McAdams of Kansas, Illinois. Mrs. O'Neil writes on behalf of her husband about Company "I" of the Illinois Regiment to which he belonged.
Scrapbook of this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, women's group