Collection Montgomery County Archives Subject Files Collection - Montgomery County Archives Subject Files Collection

Identity area

Reference code

US US-almoca Montgomery County Archives Subject Files Collection


Montgomery County Archives Subject Files Collection


  • ca. 2004-2012 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

4.4 linear feet; paper-based records

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Name of creator

Biographical history

Archival history

The records in this collection have been in the MCA’s custody since their

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Former MCA archivist periodically added material to the collection seemingly
between 2004 and 2012.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The subject files cover a wide array of topics concerning Montgomery and Montgomery County, Alabama. The collection is mostly made up of articles, clippings, and other sorts of published materials describing a particular topic. These files were created to aid users in their research related to the city and county of Montgomery, Alabama.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

MCA’s mission statement notes it collects non-government records, as long as they pertain to the history of Montgomery County. The MCA has assembled subject files for this reason.


Future accruals expected.

System of arrangement


Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions governing reproduction

This collection has no copyright restrictions.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Mostly, if not entirely, paper-based records.

Finding aids

Physical finding aid on hand at the Montgomery County Archives.

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

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Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Accession area