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Guide to the H.B. Dugger scrapbook MSS.0453

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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

February 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-03-04T10:39-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

March 2013
Collection Title:

H.B. Dugger Scrapbook

Unit ID:

MSS.0453

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 scrapbook)

Dates:

1865-1869

Abstract:

A scrapbook of essays and poems clipped from Civil War era newspapers.

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of newspaper clippings pasted into a scrapbook. The clippings are primarily essays and poems of the day. The front cover of the scrapbook has the initials “H.B.D.” in ink. The back cover has “H.B. Dugger.” A few of the clippings include the names of the newspapers: the Selma Daily Times and The Daily Messenger are included. There are also a few quotations from Shakespeare written in the scrapbook.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2008; updated by Martha Bace , 2013

Preferred Citation:

The H.B. Dugger scrapbook, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1989

Biographical/Historical note

H. B. Dugger probably lived in Alabama, possibly in the Selma area, during the Civil War.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None, although the scrapbook is extremely fragile; care should be taken in its use.

Source(s)

Daily Messenger (Montgomery, Ala.). (local)

Dugger, H.B. (local)

Selma Daily Times. (local)

Alabama (localbroad)

Civil War (localbroad)

Clippings (information artifacts) (aat)

Community and Place (localbroad)

Newspapers (aat)

Scrapbooks (aat)

Selma (Ala.) (lcsh)

Selma (Ala.)--Newspapers (lcsh)

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Newspapers (lcsh)

Scrapbook Box 3129