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Guide to the Mary Kathryne Dowling Memory Book MSS.3385

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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 2011-04-20T11:21-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Mary Kathryne Dowling Memory Book

Unit ID:

MSS.3385

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.2 Linear feet (1 Memory Book)

Dates:

1924-1925

Abstract:

This collection consists of a memory book kept by Kathryne Dowling documenting her senior year at Dale County High School in Ozark, Alabama.

Preferred Citation:

Mary Kathryne Dowling 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

Biographical/Historical note

Kathryn Dowling was born circa 1907 to Harvey C. and Grace Dowling. She graduated from Dale County High School in Ozark, Alabama, on May 27, 1925. Dowling served as class poet of her senior class.

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of a memory book kept by Kathryne Dowling documenting her senior year at Dale County High School in Ozark, Alabama. The store bought memory book contains photographs and messages to Dowling from classmates and teachers, newspaper clippings, invitations and souvenirs from parties and socials, ticket stubs, personal correspondence, and diary entries.

Mary Kathryne Dowling Memory Book Box SC0075 Box 3385.01