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Guide to Lecture Notes on John W. Abercrombie MSS.0002

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

May 2009

Creation:

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Description Rules:

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Collection Title:

Lecture notes on John W. Abercrombie

Unit ID:

MSS.0002

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet 1 item

Dates:

not dated

Abstract:

Notes for a class lecture on Abercrombie, president of the University of Alabama. Includes information on the construction of University buildings during his tenure, as well as his conflicts with former acting president and Latin professor William S. Wyman.

Language of Materials note

English

creator

Abercrombie, John W.

Access Restrictions:

none

Scope and Contents note

Notes for a class lecture on Abercrombie. Includes information on the construction of University buildings during his tenure, as well as his conflicts with former acting president and Latin professor William S. Wyman.

Preferred Citation:

Lecture Notes on John W. Abercrombie, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, University of Alabama

Provenance

Gift of John A. Taber

Biographical/Historical nProvenance ote

Alabama educator. President of the University of Alabama, 1902-1911. Advocate of higher academic standards and a founder of the Association of Alabama Colleges.

Source(s)

Higher Education (Local)

University of Alabama (lcsh)

William S. Wyman (Local)

Abercrombie, John Box 3011