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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the 1926 Bridal Shower Booklet MSS.2751

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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

July 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-07-28T15:40-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

1926 Bridal Shower Booklet

Unit ID:

MSS.2751

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1926

Abstract:

This collection contains a 1926 bridal shower booklet created for the bride, Bernice, by the women who attended the party.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2009

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains a 1926 bridal shower booklet created for the bride, Bernice, by the women who attended the party. The first part of the booklet are "advice" pages with the first letter of each line begins with the letters of the bride's name, "B-E-R-N-I-C-E." The second part of the booklet has various recipes from the attendees. The booklet, similar in size and shape to a stenographer's notebook, has thick cardboard covers and is held together with two metal rings. The front cover has the picture of a bride on it.

Preferred Citation:

1926 Bridal Shower Booklet, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Booklet Box SC0037 Folder 2751.1