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Guide to the Johnnie M. Edwards paper MSS.0477

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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 2013-03-11T10:50-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

March 2013
Collection Title:

Johnnie M. Edwards paper

Unit ID:

MSS.0477

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 item, 25 pieces)

Dates:

1980

Abstract:

Paper titled "Inventory of Public Records in the Cherokee County Courthouse" containing an inventory of public records in the Cherokee County, Alabama, courthouse, 1882-1930.

creator

Edwards, Johnnie M.

Preferred Citation:

Johnnie M. Edwards paper, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a paper prepared for University of Alabama History 460 (?), Introduction to Historical Research and Writing, taught by Dr. Gary B. Mills. The paper is an inventory of public records in the Cherokee County, Alabama, courthouse, located in the town of Centre. The courthouse burned in 1882 destroying records predating the fire; the paper covers records from the period 1882-1930. The records are located in the probate office and in the archives room.

Processing Information:

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unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Biographical/Historical note

Johnnie M. Edwards was a student at the University of Alabama in the 1980s.

Usage Restrictions:

None

Access Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Gary B. Mills, 1980

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Alabama--History--1819-1950 (lcsh)

Cherokee County (Ala.) (lcsh)

Cherokee County (Ala.)--History (lcsh)

Education (localbroad)

Government, Law and Politics (localbroad)

Papers (document genre) (aat)

Students (localbroad)

Paper Box 2261