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Guide to the Mystic Krewe of the Druids (Tuscaloosa, Alabama) Bal Masque collection mss.3722

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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

June 2013

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-06-25T18:36-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Mystic Krewe of the Druids (Tuscaloosa, Alabama) Bal Masque collection

Unit ID:

mss.3722

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (programs, newsletter, and Mardi Gras beads)

Dates:

2004-2005

Abstract:

Programs, a newsletter, and themed Mardi Gras beads for the 2004 and 2005 Bal Masques held in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, benefiting West Alabama AIDS Outreach

creator

Mystic Krewe of the Druids.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains the program, a newsletter, and themed Mardi Gras beads for the Bal Masque XII (2005) held in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, benefiting West Alabama AIDS Outreach . There is also a program for the Bal Masque XI (2004) event.

Biographical/Historical note

A masquerade ball (or bal masqué) is an event which the participants attend in costume wearing a mask. The Mystic Krewe of the Druids' Bal Masqué benefits West Alabama AIDS Outreach. Each year of the Masqué has its own theme (e.g., the 2004 theme Bal Masqué XI was "The Confection Connection" and the 2005 Bal Masqué XII was "TV Land").

Acquisition Information:

gift of Jessica Lacher-Feldman, 2013

Preferred Citation:

Mystic Krewe of the Druids (Tuscaloosa, Alabama) Bal Masque collection, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2013

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

Mystic Krewe of the Druids. (local)

Programs and newsletter Box SC0088 Folder 3722.01

Mardi Gras beads Box SC0088 Folder 3722.02