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Alfred Leland Crabb manuscript, 1946

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56m255Crabb, Alfred Leland manuscriptAlfred Leland Crabb manuscript, 1946 56m255Amanda M. ReeveUniversity of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center2011 February 1Special Collections Research CenterMargaret I. King Building, NorthLexington 40506-0039SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDUURL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-05-23 16:48:18 -0400.Describing Archives: A Content Standard2015 November 2Description and EAD updated by Megan Mummey. English University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center Alfred Leland Crabb manuscript Crabb, Alfred Leland, 1884-1979 56m255 0.23 Cubic Feet 1 item 1946 The Alfred Leland Crabb manuscript (dated 1946; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 item) consists of a copy of Crabb's work Lodging at the Saint Cloud. Biographical note Author and educator, Alfred Leland Crabb (1884-1979) was born in Warren County, Kentucky, to James Wade Crabb and Annie Arbuckle Crabb. Crabb received degrees from Bethel College, George Peabody College (currently a part of Vanderbilt University), the University of Chicago, and Columbia University. He received a Ph.D. from George Peabody College in 1925. During his long career as an educator, he served as a teacher and principal at rural schools in Kentucky and Louisiana. Additionally, he was a professor of education at Western Kentucky University and Peabody College. Crabb retired in 1949. Along with serving as the editor of the Peabody Journal of Education, Crabb was well known for his historical fiction. His works include Dinner at Belmont, Supper at the Maxwell House, Breakfast at the Hermitage, Lodging at the Saint Cloud, A Mockingbird Sang at Chickamauga, and Home to Tennessee. His novels focus on Nashville, early Tennessee history, and Southern culture.Crabb married Bertha Gardner in 1911; they had one son, Alfred Leland Crabb, Jr.Harwell, Sara. Alfred Leland Crabb. The Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. Tennessee Historical Society. October 29, 2009. Accessed November 2, 2015. Scope and Contents The Alfred Leland Crabb manuscript (dated 1946; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 item) consists of a copy of Crabb's work Lodging at the Saint Cloud. The manuscript has 19 pages labeled subtitute page. Preferred Citation 56m255 : [identification of item], Alfred Leland Crabb manuscript, 1946, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. Authors, American -- Kentucky. Tennessee. United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction. Crabb, Alfred Leland, 1884-1979 Crabb, Alfred Leland, 1884-1979 Lodging at the Saint Cloud manuscript194611-2

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