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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Mike Whitners Letter MSS.2958

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Author:

Finding aid prepared by Lydia Wommack

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

September 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-09-29T15:36-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Mike Whitners Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.2958

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1978 January 22

Abstract:

A letter from Mike Whitners to his grandmother while aboard the USS Yosemite on a cruise through the Mediterranean.

Preferred Citation:

Mike Whitners Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2010.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a letter from Mike Whitners to his grandmother while on a cruise through the Mediterranean. He tells her that he has missed several ports of call, because he has been sick with a cold. At the time the letter was written, they were in Sicily. The letter is written on USS Yosemite stationary with a drawing of Italy is in the bottom corner.

Letter Box SC0049 Folder 2958.1