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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Edmund Armes papers MSS.0086

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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 2012-11-07T11:58-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Edmund Armes papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0086

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.25 Linear feet

Dates:

1919

Abstract:

Typed correspondence and telegrams from Armes in his capacity as Birmingham, Alabama chairman of the Sewanee (University of the South) endowment campaign to area Episcopalians, seeking donations for the institution. The collection also contains newspaper clippings pertaining to the campaign, and information on fundraising events.

creator

Armes, Edmund

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains typed correspondence and telegrams from Armes in his capacity as Birmingham, Alabama chairman of the Sewanee (University of the South) endowment campaign to area Episcopalians, seeking donations for the institution. The collection also contains newspaper clippings pertaining to the campaign, and information on fundraising events.

Preferred Citation:

Edmund Armes papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather and Brown Books, 1990

Processing Information:

Processed by

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

Usage Restrictions:

None

Access Restrictions:

None

Biographical/Historical note

Armes served as chairman for the Birmingham area Sewanee (now the University of the South) endowment campaign.

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Clippings (information artifacts) (aat)

Correspondence (aat)

Education (localbroad)

Higher Education (Local)

Southern Life and Culture (localbroad)

Students (localbroad)

Edmund Armes Box 3311