Eunice Williams Reed papers

Eunice Williams Reed papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Reed, Eunice Williams, b. 1876
Title: Eunice Williams Reed papers
Dates: 1883-1951
Quantity: 5.3 Linear feet (6 document boxes; 2 oversized boxes)
Coll. Number: ms140

Biographical/Historical Note

Eunice Williams Reed was born in 1876 and died in the mid-twentieth century. She was well knokwn for being active in the Laura Rutherford Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) and the Georgia Division of the UDC.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Eunice Williams Reed from 1883-1951. The papers pertain primarily to Reid's work with the Laura Rutherford Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) and with the Georgia Division of the UDC. Includes correspondence, speeches relating to the UDC and the history of the Civil War, printed material, newspaper clippings, programs and scrapbooks. The collection also contains a scrapbook of newspaper clippings and letters (1918-1919) from Albon W. Reed while serving in France during World War I and two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings pertaining to World War II.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Societies, etc.
Patriotic societies--Georgia.
Reed, Albon W.
Speeches (documents)
United Daughters of the Confederacy. Georgia Division.
United Daughters of the Confederacy. Laura Rutherford Chapter No. 88 (Athens, Ga.)
Women--Georgia--Societies and clubs.
World War, 1914-1918--France.
World War, 1939-1945.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eunice Williams Reed papers, ms140, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Personal Papers
2Letters, 1920-1929
3Letters, 1930
4Letters, 1931 January-February
5Letters, 1931 March-December, Undated
6Letters, 1932
7Letters, 1933
8Letters, 1934
9Letters, 1935 January-September
10Letters, 1935 October-December, Undated
11Letters, 1936
12Letters, 1937-1939, Undated
21Letters, 1940-1949
2Letters, 1950-1951
5Newspaper Clippings
7Printed Material
41U.D.C. General
2U.D.C. Laura Rutherford Chapter
3U.D.C. Mildred Rutherford
4U.D.C. Printed Material
5U.D.C. Mrs. L.H. Raines Memorial
6U.D.C. Winnie Davis Hall
51-6U.D.C. General
OS BoxItem
61Scrapbook World War II
2Scrapbook World War II
OS BoxItem
71Scrapbook World War I
2Scrapbook World War I
81Photo of T.W. Reed as a young man
2Scrapbook Miscellaneous
3Scrapbook U.D.C.
4Scrapbook U.D.C.
5Scrapbook U.D.C.
6Scrapbook U.D.C.
7Scrapbook U.D.C.