Letter written by Private First Class George F. Courtney, serving in the Medical Department of the 7th Field Artillery Regiment of the American Expeditionary Forces in France in 1918, to his parents, Will and Hettie Courtney of Urbana, Champagne County, Illinois.
Handwritten indenture document, dated 1 January 1704, by which Peter Courtney of Middlesex County, England, leased a property, "Eagle Hollow" or "Parks Suggs," to Samuel Rogers of Cornwall County, England.
Card announcing the death of Col. Andrew Cowan.
Photographic scrapbook of sports-related activities and student pasttimes at the University of Alabama, circa 1915.
A mimeographed copy of a typed manuscript about the Cowart family history compiled by Fletcher J. Cowart of Troy, Alabama, in 1883.
Photocopies of the diary and essays written by John H. Cowin of Green County, Alabama covering events from 22 April through 13 November 1861 as well as a smaller diary for the month of January 1863. There are also photocopies of miscellaneous documents including Alabama tax statements from 1875 and 1877 and newspaper clippings.
The collection contains nine letters to members of the Coyner family of Colfax, Indiana. The letters are to Jake Coyner, Morton Coyner, Florence (Mrs. Morton Coyner), and someone greeted as "Friend Mike." All of the letters to Morton Coyner are from his sister Lollie, who evidently lived in California. Five of the six letters to Jake Coyner are from Violet Loutzenhiser of Butler, Indiana. The letters deal with everyday life. Elizabeth Hudson's letter mentions seeing D. W. Griffith's movie Birth of a Nation.
J.M. Craft, a veteran living in a U.S. Soldier's Home in Kansas City, Missouri, writes about his daily life.
Two bound notebooks of handwritten lecture notes made by Walter R. Crane
Letter dated 30 November 1829, from Tuscaloosa, Alabama, to his wife, Caroline, in Mobile, telling her of his election as Solicitor of the First Judicial Circuit.
Ernest Crawford of Excelsior Springs, Missouri, receives a letter from his mother of Topeka, Kansas, about a play written for him.
Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, scrapbooks, and other papers of Sarah Ann Gayle Crawford, sister to Amelia Gayle Gorgas, and William B. Crawford.
Letter written by a Uniontown, Alabama, businessman dated 29 April 1893, to his fiancée.
Documents pertaining to the sale of lands belonging to Ko Yoo Quae, Alpetter Hadjo, Co Choc O Nee, Coch Che Yo Ho Lo, and Pelis-hart-ke - all Creek Indians living in Alabama between 1833 and 1841.
A poem and a watercolor by Ethel Creighton featuring the Old Spanish Tower in Mobile, Alabama.
Contains three letters written by Mary Creighton of Boston, Massachusetts, to a Mr. Jenks of Ridgeway, Missouri. She sought information on the whereabouts of her cousin William, whom she had not seen for many years.
Photocopies of the papers of the Crenshaw family, including personal and business correspondence, bills, receipts, etc.
A copy of the Lawyers Common-Place Book, profusely annotated by Crenshaw with notes on Alabama statute and case law through 1886, and miscellaneous additional items.
Insurance policies on the club house, an account book from a Mobile, Alabama, apothecary with the club, and tickets for social events sponsored by this African-American social club.
The collection contains one letter written from Creson in Hudgins, Kentucky, to Mr. Lee Goff, giving news of daily life.