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George B. Inge papers MSS.0728

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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

October 2011

Creation:

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Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

George B. Inge papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0728

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

6.9 Linear feet

Dates:

1862-1975

Abstract:

Research material for the book, The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical.

creator

Inge, George B. (George Bullock), 1900-1978

Biographical/Historical note

Colonel George B. Inge was born and raised in Mobile, Alabama. Inge served in the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Reserve during World War II and worked for many years in the United States Civil Service prior to his retirement in 1962. He has been honored with numerous military medals and ribbons and has been a member and leader in many civic organizations in Mobile. In addition to The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical, Inge is also the author of Our Book of State, a history of the Order of Myths, Mobile's oldest parading Mardi Gras society. He is married to Marie Bishop Inge.

Information obtained from The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains research material for the book, The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical, written by Inge and published by the Gregath Company of Cullman, Alabama, in 1977. The papers include correspondence regarding the book, correspondence from Inge family members, note cards, handwritten notes, newspaper clippings, excerpts from books containing genealogical information, and drafts of the manuscripts.

Usage Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Mary Jane Inge, 1999

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Erin Schmidt, 2011; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Access Restrictions:

None

Preferred Citation:

George B. Inge papers, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Source(s)

Alabama (lcsh)

Genealogy (lcsh)

Popular Culture (localbroad)

Southern Life and Culture (localbroad)

Correspondence Series: 1.4 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Correspondence series contains originals, photocopies, and typed and handwritten copies of correspondence between members of the Inge and Herndon families, as well as those working with them and on their behalf.

Components in Detail

George B. Inge Outgoing (1 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 1

George B. Inge Outgoing (2 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 2

George B. Inge Outgoing (3 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 3

George B. Inge Incoming (1 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 4

George B. Inge Incoming (2 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 5

George B. Inge Incoming (3 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 6

W. B. Inge and Augusta Evans Inge (1 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 7

W. B. Inge and Augusta Evans Inge (2 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 8

W. B. Inge and Augusta Evans Inge (3 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 9

W. B. Inge Box 728.01 Folder 10

Dr. Richard Inge II Box 728.01 Folder 11

Z. M. P. Inge Box 728.01 Folder 12

Z. M. P. Inge Correspondence Book Box 728.09

H. T. Inge Box 728.01 Folder 13

Rebecca Biles Outgoing Box 728.01 Folder 14

Rebecca Biles Incoming Box 728.01 Folder 15

Helen Duke Box 728.01 Folder 16

Horace Turner Box 728.01 Folder 17

Mildred W. Seltzner Box 728.01 Folder 18

John Erwin Inge Box 728.01 Folder 19

Miscellaneous Box 728.01 Folder 20

Genealogy Series: 2.6 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Genealogy series contains records in various formats relating to the Inge and Herndon families and their descendants.

Components in Detail

Lineage Books of the Evans and Hoskins Names Box 728.01 Folder 21

Legal Documents Box 728.01 Folder 22

Military Records Box 728.01 Folder 23

John Erwin Inge Materials (1 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 24

John Erwin Inge Materials (2 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 25

John Erwin Inge Materials (3 of 3) Box 728.01 Folder 26

Horace Turner Materials Box 728.02 Folder 1

Johnston Family Materials Box 728.02 Folder 2

Will, Land Grants Box OS0001 Folder 728.01

Miscellaneous (1 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 3

Miscellaneous (2 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 4

Miscellaneous (3 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 5

Miscellaneous (4 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 6

Miscellaneous (5 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 7

Miscellaneous (6 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 8

Miscellaneous (7 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 9

Miscellaneous (8 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 10

Miscellaneous (9 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 11

Miscellaneous (10 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 12

Miscellaneous (11 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 13

Miscellaneous (12 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 14

Miscellaneous (13 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 15

Miscellaneous (14 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 16

Miscellaneous (15 of 15) Box 728.02 Folder 17

Newspaper Clippings (1 of 2) Box 728.03 Folder 1

Newspaper Clippings (2 of 2) Box 728.03 Folder 2

Manuscript Series: 1.9 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Manuscript series contains notes used in preparation for the book The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical, as well as several drafts of the manuscript.

Components in Detail

Author's Notes Box 728.03 Folder 3

Photographs Box 728.03 Folder 4

Draft of Book (1 of 3) Box 728.03 Folder 5

Draft of Book (2 of 3) Box 728.03 Folder 6

Draft of Book (3 of 3) Box 728.03 Folder 7

Alternate Draft of Book (1 of 2) Box 728.03 Folder 8

Alternate Draft of Book (2 of 2) Box 728.03 Folder 9

Corrections and Notes Box 728.03 Folder 10

Footnotes and Notes Box 728.03 Folder 11

Bibliography Box 728.03 Folder 12

Alphabetized Index Cards, A-L Box 728.04

Alphabetized Index Cards, M - Z Box 728.05

Alphabetized Index Cards, A - Z Box 728.06

Subject Files Series: 0.8 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Subject Files series contains materials, maintained in their original order, consisting primarily of correspondence and genealogical information.

Components in Detail

Waller Box 728.03 Folder 13

Shields Box 728.03 Folder 14

Randolph Box 728.03 Folder 15

Mosely Box 728.03 Folder 16

Moore Family Box 728.03 Folder 17

Hord Box 728.03 Folder 18

Tremlett Box 728.03 Folder 19

Randolph and Reid Box 728.03 Folder 20

Randolph and Evans Box 728.03 Folder 21

Randolph and Bell Box 728.03 Folder 22

Randolph and Agee Box 728.03 Folder 23

B. Rombers Box 728.03 Folder 24

Herndon and Perrin Box 728.03 Folder 25

Smith Jr. and Moore Box 728.03 Folder 26

Gregory L. Smith and Gertrude C. Moore Box 728.03 Folder 27

Virginia Ala Herndon and J. L. Smith Box 728.03 Folder 28

Smith and Holt Box 728.03 Folder 29

Frances S. Smith and J. B. Thornton Box 728.03 Folder 30

Col. T. H. Herndon and Mary Alexander Box 728.03 Folder 31

T. H. Herndon and E. S. Toulmin Box 728.03 Folder 32

Descendants of Dr. Dabney Herndon Box 728.03 Folder 33

Emma E. Smith and J. S. Radcliff Box 728.03 Folder 34

Maumenee Box 728.03 Folder 35

Edward Herndon (1799-1872) Box 728.03 Folder 36

Digges Box 728.03 Folder 37

Bullock Box 728.03 Folder 38

Herndon Box 728.03 Folder 39

Brown Family Box 728.07 Folder 1

Brock, Curtis, Duerson, Stubblefield Box 728.07 Folder 2

Dr. McMillan Box 728.07 Folder 3

Emma Herndon and Agee Vaughan Box 728.07 Folder 4

Worksheets and Letters from Scarborough Box 728.07 Folder 5

Gaines - Worksheets, Letters, etc. Box 728.07 Folder 6

Inges of Walnet Grove Cal. Box 728.07 Folder 7

Francis James Inge and Emma Chapman Box 728.07 Folder 8

Dr. Richard Inge and Caroline Herndon Box 728.07 Folder 9

Miscellaneous Series: 0.2 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Miscellaneous series contains materials relating to manuscript publishing as well as materials probably sent to George B. Inge during the research and writing of The Herndon and Inge Families: Genealogical, Historical, Biographical.

Components in Detail

Research Guides Box 728.07 Folder 10

Manuscript Printing Materials Box 728.07 Folder 11

Miscellaneous (1 of 2) Box 728.07 Folder 12

Miscellaneous (2 of 2) Box 728.07 Folder 13