Richard Holmes Powell papers

Richard Holmes Powell papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: Powell, Richard Holmes
Title: Richard Holmes Powell papers
Dates: 1924-1941
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Coll. Number: UA0046

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Richard Powell served as the first president of the South Georgia State Normal College, later the Georgia State Womans College at Valdosta. In 1933, the Regents of the University System of Georgia reassigned him as Dean of UGA's Coordinate College in Athens, GA. Powell retired in 1946.

Scope and Content Note

This collections consists of Dean Richard Holmes Powell correspondence and paperwork from 1924 through 1941. It includes his correspondence as President of the Georgia State Womans College at Valdosta to R. P. Brooks of the University of Georgia.

Index Terms

Brooks, Robert Preston, 1881-1961
Powell, Richard Holmes
Universities and colleges--Georgia--Administration.
Universities and colleges--Georgia--Athens.
University of Georgia. Coordinate College.

General Notes

RG 6

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Dean R. H. Powell Educational Directories, 1927-1933
2Dean R. H. Powell Absence Reports
3Dean R. H. Powell Commencement Program, 1938 August 11
4Dean R. H. Powell Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1933
5Dean R. H. Powell Board Of Regents, 1933-1938
6Dean R. H. Powell Dr. Sanford, 1934-1939
21[Letter - Gift Of Betsy Powell], 1935
2Powell, Dr. Richard Holmes - Letters, 1924
3Powell, Dr. Richard Holmes - Letters, 1925-1926
4Powell, Dr. Richard Holmes - Letters, 1935-1937
5Powell, Dr. Richard Holmes - Letters, 1938-1939
6Powell, Dr. Richard Holmes - Letters, 1940-1941