Charlotte Ross Jones collection

Charlotte Ross Jones collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: Jones, Charlotte
Title: Charlotte Ross Jones collection
Dates: 1960-1961
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet
Coll. Number: UA0091

Biographical/Historical Note

UGA student, Charlotte Jones, was elected president of the W.S.G.A. for the 1960-1961 term. This organization was responsible for the rules and regulations governing University women.

Charlotte was also a member of the Mortar Board at UGA. At the time this was the first-ever national organization honoring senior college women.

Scope and Content Note

The material in this collection date from 1960 through 1961 and relate to Charlotte Jones' activities with the UGA Women's Student Government Association and Mortar Board. The items include booklets, a program, newpaper clippings and notes from Mortar Board.


The collection is arranged according to subject.

Index Terms

University of Georgia. Mortar Board.
University of Georgia. Students.
University of Georgia. Women's Student Government Association (WSGA).

General Notes

RG 6

Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

Charlotte Jones collection, UA0091, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Women's Student Government Association (W.S.G.A.), 1960

11News clippings, 1960
2Z Night "click with the classics" Z Club program [includes presentation of W.S.G.A. Loyalty Award by Charlotte Jones], 1960 May 16

2. Mortar Board, 1960-1961

13Ribbon used in Mortar Board tapping ceremony, 1960
4Mortar Board calendar, 1961-1961
5Mortar Board booklet [contains certificate of membership], 1960
6Mortar Board invitation and congratulations, 1960
7Mortar Board place setting and napkin, 1960
8Mortar Board booklet [includes a list of members from 1939 through 1960], 1960