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Guide to the James Clifford Estes papers MSS.0492

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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 2013-03-12T15:38-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

March 2013
Collection Title:

James Clifford Estes papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0492

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

1.0 linear foot

Dates:

Bulk, 1919-1924

Dates:

1914-1955

Abstract:

Personal correspondence, papers relating to academic matters, a diploma, cards, maps, newspaper clippings, and photographs of Estes, his family, and friends

creator

Estes, James Clifford

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Julia Francis, 1983

Preferred Citation:

James Clifford Estes papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains personal correspondence, papers relating to academic matters, a diploma, cards, maps, and newspaper clippings of Estes, his mother, Abigail H. Estes, stepfather, John Thomas Owen, and uncle, George Harris Searcy. It contains papers and publications about Japan and about 250 photographs of Estes, his family, and friends.

Biographical/Historical note

English and music teacher in Japan, and conductor of an amateur chorus.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Chao, Peter C. 1983; updated by John McIlwain, 2007; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

Estes, Abigail Harris (local)

Searcy, George Harris (local)

Cartography and Maps (localbroad)

Clippings (information artifacts) (aat)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Diplomas (aat)

Education (localbroad)

Invitations (aat)

Japan--Description and travel--20th century (lcsh)

Manuscripts for publication (aat)

Maps (aat)

Papers (document genre) (aat)

Personal correspondence (aat)

Photographs (aat)

Poems (aat)

Sheet music (aat)

Transcripts (aat)

Travel and Tourism (localbroad)

James Clifford Estes - Correspondence I.

Components in Detail

Estes, James Clifford - Correspondence, incoming Box 2736 Folder 1

Estes, James Clifford - Correspondence, outgoing Box 2736 Folder 2

Letters of recommendation for James Clifford Estes 1925-1937 II.

Components in Detail

Estes, James Clifford - Correspondence (Letters of recommendation) Box 2736 Folder 3

Abigail Harris Estes - Correspondence III.

Components in Detail

Estes, Abigail Harris - Correspondence, incoming Box 2736 Folder 4

Estes, Abigail Harris - Correspondence, outgoing Box 2736 Folder 5

Estes, Abigail Harris - Correspondence, outgoing Box 2736 Folder 6

J. C. Estes - Letters from publishers to him and mystery novels IV.

Components in Detail

Estes, J. C. - Typed manuscripts of mystery novel - The Subway Mystery Box 2736 Folder 7

Estes, J. C. - Typed manuscripts of mystery novel - Queen Fish Box 2736 Folder 8

Estes, J. C. - Correspondence, incoming Box 2736 Folder 9

Family History V.

Components in Detail

Family History - Manuscripts Box 2736 Folder 10

Family History - Clippings Box 2736 Folder 11

James Clifford Estes personal miscellaneous papers and clippings VI.

Components in Detail

Estes, James Clifford - Records of academic credits, letters, and diploma and certificates Box 2736 Folder 12

Estes, James Clifford - Clippings Box 2736 Folder 13

Estes, James Clifford - Invitation cards Box 2736 Folder 14

Maps - of James Clifford Estes Box 2736 Folder 15

Music Sheets - of James Clifford Estes Box 2736 Folder 16

Publication - of James Clifford Estes Box 2736 Folder 17

Clippings and writings about Japan - of James Clifford Estes Box 2736 Folder 18

Abigail Harris Estes personal miscellaneous papers and clippings VII.

Components in Detail

Estes, Abigail H. - Poems collection Box 2736 Folder 19

Estes, Abigail H. - Membership cards and passport Box 2736 Folder 20

Miscellaneous cards - of Abigail H. Estes Box 2736 Folder 21

Estes, Abigail H. - Clippings Box 2736 Folder 22

Photographs VIII.

Components in Detail

Family - Photographs (Tuscaloosa and Detroit) Box 2736 Folder 23

Estes, James Clifford - photographs Box 2736 Folder 24

Family - photographs (Lookout Mountain) Box 2736 Folder 25

Family and Friends - photographs (Battle Creek Sanitarium) Box 2736 Folder 26

Estes, James Clifford - Chorus Box 2736 Folder 27

Estes, James Clifford - unidentified Box 2736 Folder 28

Pictorial edition of Japan Box 2736 Folder 29