This collection includes Dayton, Alabama, area church histories, newspaper clippings, copies of poetry and pieces written about Confederate history in Alabama, address and appointment books belonging to Mrs. W. R. Askew, and genealogical information on the Askew family.
The collection contains a letter written by John Myer Aspinwall to A. C. Flagg, the comptroller of Albany, New York, regarding legal matters.
Five letters from Bill Aston to Martha Baird in Miami, Florida, all written on U.S. Naval Air Station stationery during World War Two. He refers to her as Citty. Discusses life in the barracks, getting into trade school, and food at the base.
A letter dated 5 November 1952, from Astor to Dr. John M. Gallalee, president of the University of Alabama, declining a speaking invitation.
Letters from PFC Thomas Atwood to Mr. and Mrs. C.M. Atwood of Williamsburg, Ohio, in 1944 and 1945
A collection of information compiled in 1981 in the process of applying for historic designation for this Tuscaloosa, Alabama district. It includes historical data, newspaper clippings about houses, lists of previous owners, special features of houses, floor plans, and an historical inventory of various homes.
Letter written on 21 February 1885, by Aunt B. to John and Kate with news of family and friends.
Contains one letter from Auntie in San Diego to her niece Millie, thanking her for a letter and package containing family photos. She also discusses Christmas festivities in the neighborhood.
Letters to and from Lavinia Austin of Hartford, Connecticut, written in the 1850s.
This collection consists of one autograph album that belonged to an unidentified owner in Rhode Island. In addition to autographs and quotations there are several calligraphic drawings of birds and flowers.
This collection consists of letters to Louise Avey congratulating her on her forthcoming marriage in 1926. She was the announcer for the market news on the Wichita, Kansas, radio station KFH. Many of the letters contain well-wishes from listeners of the radio station where she worked, but they also bemoan the fact that they won't get to hear her voice on the airwaves after her marriage. The collection also has a large number of newspaper clippings from various Kansas and Kentucky newspapers about Avey's engagement and marriage.
This collection consists of a letter from William (Billy) H. Axelby, Fort Benning, Georgia, to his mother, Mrs. F. D. Axelby, Jersey City, New Jersey, November 6, 1944. He writes about having a wisdom tooth removed and that he will soon be leaving and getting a new APO. The letter is written on Fort Benning, Georgia, stationery.
Letter written by C. S. E. Babington, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on 18 May 1917, to B. J. Wade, of Rives, Tennessee.
Monthly return of ordnance and ordnance stores received and expended during the month of November 1864; muster roll of Bachman's company of the German Artillery Regiment of Hampton's Legion, August 31-October 31, 1864.
Original and photocopies of correspondence and a speech of Arthur Pendleton Bagby (1794-1858) and his wife, Anne E. Bagby.
The collection contains one letter from Bailey in Mulberry, Tennessee, to his brother, giving news of daily life, particularly concerning farming.
This letter from Edgar Bailey in Savannah, Ohio, to his friend Ed discusses church, a recent visit to nearby Ashland, hunting, and building disputes in town.
A letter from Elizabeth of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to her aunt, Margaret Bailey of Urbana, Ohio, about the family and time spent with acquaintances.
A letter Mrs. Charles A. Bailey of Michigan received from her sister about the health of her daughter, Ida.
Correspondence, ledgers, and other papers of Selma, Alabama, businessmen, George O. Baker, his son, Joseph M. Baker, and their various companies and businesses.