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Guide to the Erline Bodine papers MSS.0179

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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 2012-12-14T16:43-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

December 2012
Collection Title:

Erline Bodine papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0179

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet 15 items

Dates:

undated

Abstract:

An amalgam of genealogical research done by Bodine into the Bodine and Pate families, and a copy of a letter of Alabama Governor Guy Hunt, dated 21 March 1987, claiming damages of “about 160 A[cres] and one billion dollars” owing to a “stragedy” [sic] concocted by “Big Jim” [Fulsom?] and Franklin Roosevelt “to help the nation with my family’s resources.”

creator

Bodine, Erline

Scope and Contents note

This collection is an unusual amalgam of genealogical research done by Bodine into the Bodine and Pate families, and a copy of a letter from her to Alabama Governor Guy Hunt, dated 21 March 1987, claiming damages of “about 160 A. [sic] and one billion dollars” owing to a “stragedy” [sic] concocted by “Big Jim” [Fulsom?] and Franklin Roosevelt “to help the nation with my family’s resources.”

Preferred Citation:

Erline Bodine papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Processing Information:

Processed by

S.M. Braden, 2009; updated by Andrew Harris, 2012

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

Received from Erline Bodine, resident of Gunthersville, Alabama.

Biographical/Historical note

Erline Bodine was a resident of Guntersville, Alabama who performed genealogical research on both the Bodine and Pate families.

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Genealogies (aat)

Government, Law and Politics (localbroad)

Letters (correspondence) (aat)

Papers Box 2961