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Guide to the Boyd Winchester literary addresses scrapbook MSS.0123

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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 2011-01-12T14:20-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Boyd Winchester literary addresses scrapbook

Unit ID:

MSS.0123

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 scrapbook)

Dates:

after 1873

Abstract:

Scrapbook contains clippings of literary addresses, most relating to education, from various publications. The scrapbook itself is a Mark Twain's Adhesive Scrapbook.

Access Restrictions:

none

Scope and Contents note

The scrapbook contains clippings of literary addresses from various publications. Most addresses relate to education. The owner created a table of contents, located on the first two pages, for the scrapbook. The scrapbook itself is a Mark Twain's Adhesive Scrapbook, patented in 1873 by Samuel Clemens. A label on the front cover most likely identifies Boyd Winchester of Louisville, Kentucky, as the owner of the scrapbook.

Processing Information:

Processed By

Brittany Ray, 2007

Preferred Citation:

Boyd Winchester literary addresses scrapbook, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Acquisition Information:

gift of Wade Hall, 2005

Boyd Winchester literary addresses scrapbook Box 6640 Folder 3