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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Lista Geil Eddins Papers MSS.0472

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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

January 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-03-08T09:55-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

March 2013
Collection Title:

Lista Geil Eddins papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0472

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.8 Linear feet

Dates:

between 1910-1971

Abstract:

Diaries, clippings, photographs, correspondence, sheet music, and church bulletins belonging to this University of Alabama music department head.

creator

Eddins, Lista Geil , Mrs.

Preferred Citation:

Lista Geil Eddins papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains diaries, clippings, photographs, correspondence, sheet music, and church bulletins belonging to this University of Alabama music department head.

Biographical/Historical note

Lista Geil Eddins was born on 6 August 1882 in Ohio. She attended Denison Conservatory of Music and then taught at Central College and at Troy State Teachers College before becoming head of the Music Department at the University of Alabama, a post she held for twenty-four years. She married Harry Eddins. She died on 19 February 1971.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Mrs. William Pickens, 1979

Processing Information:

Processed by

Unknown; updated by Andrew Harris & Martha Bace, 2013

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

First Baptist Church, Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Library_of_Congress_Name_Authority_File)

University of Alabama. Dept. of Music. (Library_of_Congress_Name_Authority_File)

Artifacts (aat)

Church records (aat)

Clippings (information artifacts) (aat)

Correspondence (aat)

Diaries (aat)

Essays (aat)

Music and Performing Arts (localbroad)

Notes (aat)

Photographs (aat)

Religion and Spirituality (localbroad)

Sheet music (aat)

Teacher (localbroad)

University of Alabama (localbroad)

University of Alabama--Faculty/Staff (Local)

University of Alabama Papers

Series Description

Correspondence (arranged chronologically) and lecture notes.

Components in Detail

Correspondence Box 472.001 Folder 1

Lecture Notes (1 of 2) Box 472.001 Folder 2

Lecture Notes (2 of 2) Box 472.001 Folder 3

First Baptist Church

Components in Detail

Correspondence Box 472.001 Folder 4

Notes and Essays Box 472.001 Folder 5

Newspaper Clippings Box 472.001 Folder 6

Miscellaneous Box 472.001 Folder 7

Miscellaneous

Components in Detail

Newspaper Clippings Box 472.001 Folder 8

Miscellaneous Box 472.001 Folder 9

Photographs Box 472.001 Folder 10

Travel Box 472.0002

Components in Detail

Travel (1 of 2) Box 472.002 Folder 1

Travel (2 of 2) Box 472.002 Folder 2

Sheet Music Box 472.0002

Lyrics by Dr. Samuel Miturn Peck Box 472.002 Folder 3

Composed by Paul Newell Box 472.002 Folder 4

Sheet Music Box 472.002 Folder 5

Artifact

Components in Detail

Wallet Box 472.002 Folder 6