Carolyn Cobb papers

Carolyn Cobb papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Cobb, Carolyn Elizabeth, 1884-1957
Title: Carolyn Cobb papers
Dates: 1901-1957
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet (11 folders housed with minor collections MS 1250 and MS 1251; 1 oversize folder B)
Abstract:The collection consists of Carolyn Cobb's correspondences with numerous individuals (for example, Richard B. Russell), information on the Lucy Cobb Institute with Miss Cobb's diplomas, material on drama and theater in Athens, and miscellaneous articles and clippings.
Coll. Number: ms1251(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Daughter of Judge Howell Cobb and Mary McKinley Cobb, Miss Carolyn Cobb was for many years a civic and cultural leader of the Athens community.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Civic leaders--Correspondence.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Cobb, Carolyn Elizabeth, 1884-1957
Cobb, Carolyn Elizabeth, 1884-1957 -- Correspondence
Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.).
Performing arts--Georgia--Athens.
Russell, Richard B., (Richard Brevard), 1897-1971 -- Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Carolyn Cobb papers, MS 1251. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1904-1931
2Correspondence, 1932-1943
3Correspondence, 1944-1952
4Correspondence, 1953-1957
5Correspondence, Undated
8Re: Howell Cobb
9Financial papers
OS FolderItem
1B1Diploma: Lucy Cobb Institute, 11, June 1901
2Diploma: Emmerson College Oratory, 13, May 1904
3Certificate: Lucy Cobb Oratory, 11, June 1901