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Alabama Collection, 1823-1893

Title
Alabama Collection, 1823-1893
ID
Mss. 39.2 Al1
Extent
61.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Papers relating to Courtland, Alabama; Huntsville, Alabama; and Lawrence County, Alabama. Includes letter, 1839 August 31, from committee of the Democratic Republicans of Courtland to Andrew Jackson inviting him to a dinner in honor of James Polk and a resolution, undated, concerning public testimonial to memory of Jackson; land grant, 1823, for land in Huntsville signed by James Monroe; and accounts of James E. Saunders.
Creators
Saunders, James Edmonds (1806-1896)
Monroe, James (1758-1831)
Subjects
Courtland (Ala.)--History--19th century
Huntsville (Ala.)--History--19th century
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Lawrence County (Ala.)--History--19th century
Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849
Genres
Correspondence
Financial records
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
02/1939.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Charles F. Heartman.
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Related Materials
William Carter Stubbs Papers (I), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Preferred Citation
Alabama Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Collection
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