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Guide to the Thomas P. Abernethy manuscript MSS.0004

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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

March 2014

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Collection Title:

Thomas P. Abernethy manuscript

Unit ID:

MSS.0004

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.4 Linear feet

Dates:

circa 1965

Language of Materials note

English

Abstract:

Two galleys with corrections and one type-written manuscript of Abernethy's study, The Formative Period in Alabama, subsequently published as part of the historical series of the Alabama Department of Archives and History. It is a social and political history and originated as Abernethy's doctoral thesis at Harvard University.

creator

Abernethy, Thomas Perkins, 1890-1975

Scope and Contents note

Two galleys with corrections and one type-written manuscript of Abernethy's study, The Formative Period in Alabama, subsequently published as part of the historical series of the Alabama Department of Archives and History. It is a social and political history and originated as Abernethy's doctoral thesis at Harvard University.

Preferred Citation:

Thomas P. Abernethy Manuscript, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Fritz, 1962

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

none

Biographical/Historical note

Thomas P. Abernethy, a native Alabamian, received his doctoral degree from Harvard University and served as a professor of history at the University of Virginia.

Source(s)

Alabama--Authors (lcsh)

Alabama--History--To 1819 (lcsh)

Alabama--Politics and government (lcsh)

manuscript Box 2832