Photocopies of letters from David H. Vinton, Assistant Quartermaster in New York, to Lieutenant Josiah Gorgas at Watervliet Arsenal, refusing to grant Gorgas's request for supplies to be sent to Pensacola, and from University of Alabama cadet John H. Marshall in Tuscaloosa, discussing the possible role of the cadets in the defense of the state, the fainting of several cadets during a dress parade, and inquires about his family.
Letters to Clarence Curtain, an attorney in Circleville, Ohio, from a client and a general merchandise dealer.
A letter written by Codia Curtis of New York to her cousin about moving to Sacramento, California to be with her husband who has opened a hotel.
Marie Curtis of Danby, Michigan writes to her brother and sister, Charles and Minerva Bush of Howell, Michigan about their move to Howell. Marie tells her siblings that the new child is named after Charles. She also tells them that one child is ill, another returns from school, and another is the new teacher for local children.
A letter from Sam B. Curtis to his brother about his disenchantment with the actions of President Tyler and the Whig party.
Correspondence concerning the estate of General Curtiss, written in 1871.
Letter, written by John A. Cuthbert from San Souci, Mobile Bay, Alabama, on 29 June 1848 to Governor Reuben Chapman of Alabama, urging the appointment of William R. King to fill a vacant seat in the United States Senate.
Letter written on 13 December 1871 by D. to someone who appears to be a relative or very close friend.
Letter from C. C. D. telling of her visit with her grandparents and discussing planting, the beautiful spring, and Christian issues.
Letter fragment from H. C. D. giving George advice on winning back the girl he loves.
In the letter from Dad to "Sir Poe of Camden Town," Dad gives general news of home, and shares that when he discusses his son's career with others he tells them that he is dancing with "Chip and Dales..., [which] makes for a better story than just [being] a Host dancing on tables."
A letter from a father in Germany to his children in which he tells them of the death of Hitler and the surrender of German troops in Italy and Western Austria.
Ledger containing records of the Chancery Court at Dadeville, Alabama (the 17th District of the Middle Division of the State of Alabama), from February 1842 to May 1848.
One letter from Byrdena of Marion, Iowa, to Glenn Daft (probably her brother) of Griswold, Iowa, regarding the family's excitement over plans for his upcoming visit.
Calvin R. Daggett of Nashville, Tennessee writes to Chandler Bradford of Maine about his plans to travel west.
Fragment of an envelope sent to David Holmes, then governor of the Mississippi Territory (which included the state of Alabama), on 15 May 1817, by Sam Dale at Fort Claiborne, Alabama
One ledger containing the treasurer's records pertaining to taxes and other fines and fees paid in Dallas County, Alabama from 1868 to 1873.
Contains the Reconstruction-era letterbook of the Dallas Iron Works in Selma, Alabama.
A scrapbook and accompanying materials relating to the book "With C.H. Ellis Through Central America and Panama: Quarantine Tour of Central America and Panama by Health Authorities as Guests of the United Fruit Company," compiled and distributed by that firm.
A letter from Daniel, Union soldier, from New Iberia, Louisiana, to his sister, November 28, 1863