Contains newspaper and magazine clippings primarily covering United States history and presidents (from Washington to Eisenhower), including illustrations and comics depicting life and ideas about world events taking place at the time.
Book containing the autographs of President Franklin Pierce (1853-1857) and his Cabinet, as well as those of virtually all members of the United States House of Representatives during the 34th Congress (3 December 1855 - 4 March 1857). The book also has the autograph of Confederate General Edmund W. Pettus, written in 1903 while he was a U.S. Senator.
The collection includes more than five thousand black and white photographs illustrating the history of The University of Alabama from the middle of the 19th century through the early 1990s, and includes rare images, such as the photograph of the first football team.
Holiday greeting cards from presidents at the University of Alabama.
A scrapbook of Alumni Association meetings, events, and related articles and materials.
The University of Alabama Army ROTC Scrapbooks collection contains prepared scrapbooks documenting many of the organizations formal and recreational activities.
A miscellany of material relating to the University of Alabama Corps of cadets, 1873-1905, including invitations to the 1873 junior exhibition and Corps of Cadets hops (dances) in 1874, 1876, and 1878, and the program for a 1905 reunion of the Corps of Cadets Company E, winner of a 1885 drill competition at the New Orleans Exposition.
The record group contains most of the early extant records of The University of Alabama and includes materials documenting a wide range of functions, persons, and aspects of the University.
This collection contains digital resources that document the history of The University of Alabama since it opened in 1831. A variety of resources in different formats depict the people, organizations, places, and events that shaped its history as it evolved and grew from an all-male institution with a small enrollment to a diverse student population of more than 30,000 students.
Scrapbook of newspaper clippings covering just over half of the 1964 University of Alabama undefeated football season and the loss to Texas in the Orange Bowl on 1 January 1965. Most of the articles feature UA quarterback, Joe Namath.
The collection contains one picture postcard depicting The University of Alabama Glee Club during its seventeenth season as well as a picture of the group (year unknown) clipped from a newspaper.
Correspondence, administrative papers, and production materials from the early years of the Institute for Book Arts.
This collection contains scrapbooks, newspaper articles, yearbooks, minutes, financial records, and photographs pertaining to, along with the constitution of, this Tuscaloosa women's civic organization.
The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings of stories about the University of Alabama or her alumni.
An anonymous farmer gives short daily entries on his activities--mostly about working tobacco fields--in two year-long diaries. The diaries are promotional pocket notebooks printed by Planters Exclusive Burley Floor of Hopkinsville, Kentucky.
Minutes, financial records, correspondence, newspaper articles about, and yearbooks of this Tuscaloosa, Alabama, women's club.
E. E. Upham writes from Bangor, Maine, to Jefferson Lake, Esquire, of Brownville, Maine, requesting that Jefferson Lake provide information regarding the progression of a timber cutting job.
The medical log of the USS Winnebago, a Union river monitor stationed in Mobile Bay from 1864 to 1865.
Contains one postcard and two letters written by Jenny V. of Kentucky to her friend Marjorie Bledsoe at various locations in Kentucky and Indiana. She gave news of neighbors, family members, and church business. She also frequently discussed people who seemed to be monks and nuns.
Two reports on a proposed canal project on the Valley and Warrior Rivers in Jefferson County, Alabama.