This collection of images documents student life, sporting activities, classroom scenes and buildings related to Samford University, once called Howard College. Howard College was first founded in Marion, Alabama in 1841. In 1887, it moved to the East Lake area of Birmingham. In 1957, the campus was moved to Homewood, right outside of …
Published materials from the Samford University Archives such as 19th century periodicals and catalogs.
The Special Collection department at Samford University serves as the repository for the Alabama Baptist State Convention and strives to preserve the rich religious history of the state. This collection of images documents the church buildings and activities of many Christian denominations throughout Alabama with a focus on Baptist …
A collection of letters and transcripts of letters written during the Civil War. Many of these letters were written by Private William Thomas Jackson, who served with Company A. of the 8th Alabama Infantry Regiment to his wife, Mary Ellen Jackson and his mother, Balzora Jackson. These letters are housed in the Special Collection …
The Alabama Steamboats Digital Collection consist of digitized photographs and clippings from the Special Collection holdings of the Samford University Library. Many of the images are digitized for inclusion in Alabama Mosaic.
Digitized collections from Special Collection of Samford University Library.