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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the R. Bliss Edgan scrapbooks MSS.0475

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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 2008

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-03-08T10:33-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

March 2013
Collection Title:

R. Bliss Edgan scrapbooks

Unit ID:

MSS.0475

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.4 Linear feet

Dates:

between 1900 and 1934

Abstract:

Scrapbooks filled with chess moves clipped from publications and other clippings on chess champions.

Preferred Citation:

R. Bliss Edgan Scrapbooks, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains two scrapbooks filled with chess moves clipped from various publications as well as clippings about chess champions.

Biographical/Historical note

R. Bliss Edgan was, at the least, a collector of chess moves and information about chess champions.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

unknown

Processing Information:

Processed by

unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bae, 2013

Source(s)

Edgan, R. Bliss (local)

Chess (lcsh)

Clippings (information artifacts) (aat)

Scrapbooks (aat)

Sports, Recreation and Leisure (localbroad)

Scrapbooks Box 1766