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Guide to the Daniel Swist Scrapbook MSS.2772

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Author:

Finding aid prepared by James N. Gilbreath

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

August, 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-08-23T13:26-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Daniel Swist Scrapbook

Unit ID:

MSS.2772

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1937-1943

Abstract:

This collection consists of a scrapbook created by Daniel J. Swist, an alumnus of the University of Alabama. The scrapbook covers the years 1937-1943 and contains many annotated photographs of friends and colleagues of Daniel Swist.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of S.K. Keirstead, 2005

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of a photo album by Daniel Swist, a 1943 graduate of the University of Alabama. The photographs include himself, his friends, colleagues, family, and possibly a romantic interest. The album shows Swist's undergraduate education and enlistment in the air corps. Many of the photographs are dated and annotated. Also included are several articles about Billie Pittard, a young woman.

Preferred Citation:

Daniel Swist Scrapbook, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processed by

James N. Gilbreath, August, 2010

Source(s)

University of Alabama (lcsh)

World War, 1939-1945 (lcsh)

Scrapbook Box SC0039 Folder 2772.1