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Guide to the Stark Paget Composition and Photograph MSS.2780

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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 2010-08-31T16:23-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Stark Paget Composition and Photograph

Unit ID:

MSS.2780

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1930

Abstract:

Collection consists of a photograph, a short biography, and a composition by Stark Paget.

Scope and Contents note

Collection contains a short biography of Stark Paget, a small picture, and composition entitled "Song of the Crimson Tide" published in 1930.

Biographical/Historical note

Stark Paget was born on May 21, 1897 to J.E. Paget and Lucy Thomas. Paget served in the first World War in the Quartermaster Corps. He attended the University of Alabama from 1923-1927 and was a member of the University Glee Club. Paget died on July 15, 1934 after seven days from an illness of food poisoning.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Louise O'Neal Hamiter on 9/11/2008

Preferred Citation:

Stark Paget Composition and Photograph, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Processing Information:

Processed by

James N. Gilbreath on August 23, 2010

Composition and Photograph Box SC0039 Folder 2780.1