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
Contains reports on and photographs of UA campus buildings that were slated for destruction.
Photocopy of page one of the 10 September 1911 issue of The Montgomery Advertiser featuring Alabama writer, Mrs. Ina Marie Porter Ockenden. This was the eighth article in the series "Alabama Women Writers."
Ledger from a small general store in Nauvoo, Walker County, Alabama showing sales and expenses of this family business, 1920-37. The ledger includes notations for jury duty and union dues.
Broadside listing the thirteen rules of conduct for "all concerned" which included: freedmen, employers, and employees regardless of color.
Twelve scrapbook pages that have prints of Civil War officers and battles painted by H. A. Ogden.
A couple's scrapbook of a trip from Urbana, Ohio, through Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina and Virginia.
The collection contains one mimeographed form letter from the Old Fiddlers' Association of Alabama. It is part minutes from a meeting of the organization on August 12, 1926, and part recruitment letter.
This collection contains newspaper articles about covering the peace negotiations in Paris after World War I, Memorial Day ceremonies at American cemeteries in the 1920s, letters, photographs, postcards from France and Albania, press credentials, and Oldshue's dog tags.
Five reports to the biennial sessions of the Supreme Court of the Order of Calanthe and one annual report for the Grand Court of the Order of Calanthe of the states of Alabama. Mattie B. Rowe of Alabama was the Supreme Juvenile Matron between 1943 and 1952.
Alabama's ordinance of secession, 1861
Mid-1930s diaries of a northeast Alabama woman
Three letters to Otto Orenstein, two from his wife, addressed to Honolulu, Hawaii, and Oakland, California. Another letter is from Barbara Squirer of San Francisco, California. The letters from Mrs. Orenstein discuss daily life, and Squirer writes to thank him for his hospitality.
Small handwritten Christmas card from Dr. George Denny
Records, scrapbooks, and photographs of The Other Club, a debate society on the University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
This collection contains a note, written by Otto to Julia, sending directions of address and travel plans.
Overbey's collection of correspondence with and clippings of several University of Alabama alumni authors
Contains correspondence between Thomas McAdory Owen and Mississippi authors and scholars regarding Owen's A Bibliography of Mississippi.