The collection contains four postcards addressed to Frank N. Schroeder, county treasurer of Dubuque, Iowa. Two postcards address delinquent taxes. The third postcard discusses a tax deed for property bought at a public tax sale, while the writer of the fourth postcard seeks a listing of properties that might become available due to the non-payment of taxes.
Four love letters to Edith E. Schuetze of Waukesaha, Wisconsin, and later, Hollywood, California. The letters are from two men, Eddie and Jim.
The collection contains one letter to Lula from her sister Rosa Schumpp at St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She discusses her gifts from her aunt, her pleasant afternoon, and her upcoming first confession in English. Aunt M. De Sales also writes that Rosa is doing fine.
A letter from Charles Scott of Lynchburg, Virginia, to F.B. Beane of Richmond, Virginia, requesting the copy of a contract.
Letters written to Charles H. Scott and others concerning Republican party politics in Alabama.
A letter from J. W. Scott of Perrysburg, Ohio, to Adam Beatty of Washington, Kentucky, February 23, 1835, concerning runaway slaves and land transactions in Perrysburg in anticipation of the construction of the Wabash and Erie Canal.
Contains primarily the incoming correspondence from companies, firms and lawyers with whom Thomas J. Scott and Sons did business. There is also correspondence between the Scotts and some hand copied letters from the Scotts to others. There are also letters from the Scott's church, clubs and lodges as well as requests for appointments to various post offices in Alabama.
One letter addressed to Hattie Seaman in Bradbury, Illinois, and another addressed to D. P. Seaman in Toledo, Ohio. The letters are from friends and family; they give updates on their lives and request visits from the Seamans.
Twenty-six letters written to and from Hattie Seaman of Bradbury, Illinois. Letters mention news and events in the towns of Arcola and Bradbury, Illinois, including harvests and church activities.
Testimonial awarded to Stella M. Searcy in 1854 by the Alabama Female Institute in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Letter written by Mrs. Amos G. Searing thanking a Mr. Palmer for a catalog and explaining that she would like to donate some items to the University of Alabama library.
This collection contains a typed copy of Benton Bell Seat's autobiography, which is approximately 200 pages long. Seat wrote the manuscript in 1916, and it was typed and produced in 1939 by the Arkansas Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
A bound keepsake volume containing inscriptions from family and acquaintances to Zeverah Sellars, who lived in central Alabama
A copy of vol. 6, no. 611 (5 April 1851) of the Semi-Weekly Tribune, a newspaper published by Greeley and McElrath of New York.
A celebratory formal ball at the University of Alabama held in April, 1981.
A letter from William H. Seward, Governor of New York, to Nious Smith of Columbus, Ohio, written at Albany on September 22, 1842, which discusses the national political situation.
This collection contains one letter written by Howard P. Ruff to Reverend Robert A. (R. A.) Shannon and one letter written from John (J. C.) to his aunt, Leone Shannon, wife of R.A. Shannon.
Partial records of a Demopolis, Alabama, general store, including amounts brought forward, 1880-1892; and purchases, 1893-1911. Some loose pages are laid in to the account book.
The collection consists of several poems and songs copied by Elizabeth R. Shaw. Home and death are common themes of the poems. Authors include Elizabeth Shaw and others. A typed copy of the poem "All for the Best" was made by George Stober.
Correspondence between Mr. and Mrs. Shaw about William's travels in Florida and life at home.