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A Mansion's Memories

Mary Chapman Mathews c2006

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  • Title:
    A Mansion's Memories
  • Author: Mary Chapman Mathews
  • Subjects: University of Alabama -- Buildings -- History; University of Alabama -- History; College presidents -- Alabama; Electronic books
  • Description: Contents; Acknowledgments; 1. Building a New House for a Young University, 1837-1855; 2. Surviving the Chaos of War, 1855-1878; 3. Rebuilding the Campus around the President's Home, 1878-1897; 4. Greeting a New Century, 1897-1911; 5. Cementing a Capstone, 1911-1942; 6. Battling for the Conscience of the University, an Angel for the House, 1942-1958; 7. Opening Doors to All of Alabama, 1958-1980; 8. Fostering Research and Restoration, 1981-2003; 9. Celebrating the Twenty-first Century, 2003-present; Appendix A: Presidents of the University
    Appendix B: Chancellors of the University of Alabama System
    An engaging history of The University of Alabama President's Mansion As part of The University of Alabama's 175th anniversary celebration (2006), the new edition of A Mansion's Memories includes details of the tenures of the four presidents who have served since the Mathews term. Profusely illustrated with 69 black-and-white and 17 color photographs, this classic is sure to be welcomed anew by alumni and friends of the University and all lovers of fine old buildings that still function in their original capacities. <
  • Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press
  • Creation Date: c2006
  • Format: 1 online resource (160 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN0-8173-8206-2
  • OCLC Number: 426932572
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 991000449469803378$$I01TRAILS_CDKC
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9911591301203366
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA

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