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  • Collection: University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

A marker erected by the Alabama Historical Association marks the site of the Psi chapter of Zeta Beta Tau , the first Jewish fraternity on the University of Alabama campus.

Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) was first organized in New York at Columbia University…

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Jim Bailey of WBRC-Birmingham and University of Alabama Athletics Director Hank Crisp (seated) meet with Bert Bank and Jeff Coleman to discuss broadcasting rights for University of Alabama athletics around 1950.

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University of Alabama students Bruce Brown, Mitchel Daniloff, and Elaine Housel all who traveled from Alaska to Tuscaloosa. The photo was featured in Collegiate Digest Volume VII Issue 4.

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Denny Chimes and the campus of the University of Alabama following a March snowfall.

Denny Chimes, on the Quad at the University of Alabama, was built in 1929 to honor longtime University of Alabama President George H. Denny, who served as the…

The 1934 edition of the University of Alabama Corolla was dedicated to Henry Gorman "Hank" Crisp. Crisp was born in Crisp, North Carolina, on Dec. 10, 1896. He was coach in several sports at the University of Alabama beginning in 1921 and became…

Shown in the photo on the front row: Harold Drew, Frank W. Thomas, Paul Burnum, and J.B. Whitworth. On the back row are assistants John Cain, Carney Laslie, Joe Sharpe and Bob Clark.

Coach Frank W. Thomas received his football training under Knute…

Advertisement for the University of Alabama for the session staring October 6, 1897, targeting Alabama residents, cadets, and women "of good character."

The Corolla, v. 4, 1897

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Mal Moore, athletic director at the University of Alabama, sits at his desk that overlooks the football practice field in September, 2011.

Moore grew up on a small farm in Dozier, a little town in Crenshaw County, Alabama, next to the youngest of…

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Moore grew up on a small farm in Dozier, a little town in Crenshaw County, Alabama, next to the youngest of seven children.

In tiny Dozier High School he played all three sports that were offered: football, baseball and basketball. A high school…

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This faculty house, built in 1831, was one of the original buildings at the University of Alabama that was burned during the Civil War. The building was designed by English-born architect William Nichols.  The Old Quad was rectangular and designed…
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