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Guide to the Douglas Arant Alabama Academy of Honor materials MSS.0081

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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:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-11-07T09:55-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Douglas Arant Alabama Academy of Honor materials

Unit ID:

MSS.0081

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.25 Linear feet

Dates:

1974-1986

Abstract:

Materials relating to Arant's 1978 induction into the Alabama Academy of Honor, including a scrapbook with pictures from the induction, biographical information on members, and past programs from induction ceremonies.

creator

Alabama Academy of Honor.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains materials relating to Douglas's 1978 induction into the Alabama Academy of Honor, including a scrapbook with pictures from the induction, biographical information on members, and past programs from induction ceremonies. It also contains other papers and newspaper clippings, congratulatory correspondence and other incoming correspondence to Arant concerning future nominees, programs of various induction ceremonies for the Alabama Academy of Honor, and photographs.

Preferred Citation:

Douglas Arant Alabama Academy of Honor materials, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather and Brown Books, 1992

Biographical/Historical note

A Birmingham attorney who received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of Virginia and graduated magna cum laude from Yale University's law school in 1923.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Processing Information:

Processed by

S. Braden, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2012

Source(s)

Arant , William Douglas, (1897-1987) (local)

Alabama (localbroad)

Alabama Academy of Honor Inductees (lcsh)

Clippings (information artifacts) (aat)

Correspondence (aat)

Government, Law and Politics (localbroad)

Lawyers (aat)

Memoir and Biography (Local)

Photographs (aat)

Scrapbooks (aat)

Arant, Douglas Box 3576