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Guide to the Roland Lee Adams papers MSS.0011

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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

November 2009

Creation:

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Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Roland Lee Adams papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0011

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet 14 items

Dates:

1891- circa 1919

Abstract:

This collection includes documents related to the army service of this York, Alabama, native; an essay; a biographical sketch; and three miscellaneous letters.

creator

Adams, Roland Lee, b. 1895

Scope and Contents note

This collection includes documents related to Adams's Army service; an essay, "When Dreams Come True;" a biographical sketch; and three miscellaneous letters.

Preferred Citation:

Roland Lee Adams papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, University of Alabama

Provenance

unknown

Access Restrictions:

None

Biographical/Historical note

Banker in York, Alabama. Served in 237th Infantry, 82nd Division in World War One. Rose to rank of captain and received the Distinguished Service Cross.

Adams, Roland Lee Box 2549

Box 2549 Folder 6

Pass for Private John E. Adams from First Lieutenant Robert J. Shaw, August 17, 1918 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/32101

Special Orders to Lieutenant Roland L. Adams from Colonel Noyes, Headquarters Seventh Provisional Training Regiment, Fort McPherson, Georgia, August 14, 1917 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/32102

General Orders from Major General Duncan, Headquarters 82nd Division, American Expeditionary Forces, France, concerning Lieutenant Roland L. Adams, January 13, 1919 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/32103

Letter from Troy, Alabama, to Alice Lee, September 7, 1891 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/32104

Letter from Annie Lee Mason, Daphne, Alabama, to Alice Lee, April 12, 1908 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/32105

Letter from J. Furniss, Ensley, Alabama, to Alice and Paul Johnson, Selma, Alabama, March 17, 1906 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/32106

Letter from J. Furniss, Ensley, Alabama, to Alice and Paul Johnson, Selma, Alabama, October 21, 1907 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/32107

Essay entitled, When Dreams Come True http://purl.lib.ua.edu/32108