The diary of the paymaster's clerk aboard the U.S. Steamer Galena from February through November 1864. There is also a transcription of the diary and a photograph of Admiral James Forsyth "the tallest man in the American Navy, 6 ft 6."
A letter from James Hunter and Company of New York City, New York to Watson, McGill and Company of Petersburg, Virginia about tobacco sales.
Commonplace book of Eufaula, Alabama, resident containing handwritten recipes, poems, quotations, and notes. In addition, the book includes a small number of newspaper clippings.
A paper containing a list of trades and professions in Huntsville, Alabama, and describing the geography of Huntsville and Madison County. Includes original, typewritten copy, and photocopy.
Two receipts from Huntsville, Alabama, for groceries in 1916 and 1917
Two letters written by Benjamin Hurd while stationed in Tennessee with the 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Battery G, to his brother stating that "Richmond has fallen into our hands" and that the Rebels "fight like the Devil."
A letter from John C. Huser, a New York merchant, to W. Scott and Son about a supply of butter.
The Husted Family Papers consist of letters written to and from Francis Lee Husted, a seaman in the United States Navy during World War II. During the summer months of 1943, Francis was hospitalized at the U.S. Naval Hospital on Long Island. While in recovery, Francis received letters from his siblings, parents, grandparents, and a friend about day-to-day business at home. More letters are dated January and February of 1944 during which time the family lost contact with Francis for a period of 3 months.
This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and other materials created by the Huston family in Selma, Dallas County, Alabama, and extended family in Mobile, Alabama. Most materials center around George Waring Huston, who was killed in World War One.
Contains one letter written by Marg Hutz to her friend Jo Renaud and her family in New Orleans, Louisiana. The letter was written on stationery from the Grand Hotel in Bucharest, Romania, and discussed the sights around the city, including gypsies and carriages.
Bumper stickers proclaiming I [heart icon] Tuscaloosa
This bifold brochure promotes I. Efron Packard Renting and Taxi Service, and provides information on the attractions of Aikin, South Carolina, with pertinent phone numbers, church service times, and a railroad schedule for Southern Railway.
Letter from W.K. Ichimmel from South Bend, Indiana, to his unnamed friend. The letter discusses his upcoming trip to Paris and the workers at the shirt factory where he works.
The collection contains a letter from Ida to her child about the Fourth of July celebrations.
Letter from Ida to her sister, Mary. written on 2 October 1888 from River View, Ohio, telling her sister about the weather, gathering nuts, and a trip to Gallipolis, Ohio, Ida and their mother took to buy dresses.
One letter from Ida, in Janesville, Wisconsin, to S. L. Swenson in Brodhead, Wisconsin. Ida was in Janesville for medical reasons.
This is a ledger pasted full of cuttings, mostly from Illinois newspapers between 1895 and 1897, on various topics. Predominant themes include Christianity/agnosticism, football, and theatre, with some items on politics, including political cartoons, and women's rights.
Research material for the book, The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical.
One letter from Isabel to her sister Minnie in Hopkinton, Massachusetts. She discussed her new job at the post office and life at her boarding house.
One letter and a receipt to A. Peter and Company of Louisville, Kentucky, from the J. W. Crowdus Drug Company about a shipment.