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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Ethel Browne Memory Book MSS.3371

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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

April 2011

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-04-20T09:32-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Ethel Browne Memory Book

Unit ID:

MSS.3371

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 Memory Book)

Dates:

Circa 1927

Abstract:

This collection consists of a high school memory book compiled by Ethel Browne, during one or more years at Russell High School in East Point, Georgia.

Preferred Citation:

Ethel Browne Memory Book, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Erin Schmidt 2011

Access Restrictions:

None

Provenance

Gift of Wade Hall 2008

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of a high school memory book compiled by Ethel Browne, during one or more years at Russell High School in East Point, Georgia. November 21, 1927, is the only date that appears in the string-bound book that contains many entries from different friends, classmates, and acquaintances. All of the entries are written in rhyming verse. The memory book also contains pictures of female friends, names and addresses, and a list of Brownes' teachers. Printed on the front of the album are the words “My School Day Autobiography.”

Biographical/Historical note

Ethel Browne attented William A. Russell High School in East Point, Georgia. The school operated from 1922-1988.

Ethel Browne Memory Book Box SC0069 Folder 3371.01