Artifacts collected from Rosedale community members.
Molding of Dogs
A molding of dogs, possibly handmade, belonging to the Jerald family.
Marbles found at 1910 24th Avenue South, uncovered by Douglas Clapp in excavation. The remnants of house pre-date current structure in place by mid-70s.
Monogram Junior Self-Locking Radiator Cap
Object uncovered in excavation by Douglas Clapp at 1910 26th Avenue South, Homewood AL.
Glass bottles found by Douglas Clapp in excavation at 1910 26th Avenue South.
Union Baptist Church 50th Anniversary Program
A Union Baptist Church Program celebrating the "Jubilee 50th Anniversary" of the institution.
25th Sewing-Saving Club Book
Rosedale's 25th Sewing-Saving Club book detailing fees and fines such as the following costs: Birthday Fee (25 cents), Grapefruit Fee (30 cents), Club Dues ($1.00), and Waist Line Fee (10 cents). Also contains various letters, notes and contact…
Fond Memories Booklet (Narrative by Isaiah E. Robinson)
Fond Memories Booklet, narrated by Isaiah E. Robinson and written on by an anonymous individual. Details the Rosedale High School class of 1939-1942, describes the fires that burned the school down, and mentions numerous Rosedale individuals.
Various newspaper clippings from the Birmingham World found in Edward Perkins Montgomery Junior's memory collection book; the clippings detail the mysterious murder of Sylvia Montgomery, the right to vote for African-American citizens, and a critique…
Letters to B.M Montgomery
Letters to Principal B.M Montgomery from various organizations.
Montgomery Memory Collection: Family & Friend Obituaries and Condolences
Various obituaries, funeral service programs and condolence cards for the Montgomery family.