Lucy Cobb Institute records

Lucy Cobb Institute records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.).
Title: Lucy Cobb Institute records
Dates: 1857-1931
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms1589

Biographical/Historical Note

Lucy Cobb Institute, a female educational institution located in Athens, Clarke County, Georgia.

For more information, see the article "Lucy Cobb Institute" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of records of the Lucy Cobb Institute of Athens, Georgia from 1857-1931. Records include a record book containing stock accounts, minutes of the Trustees of the Lucy Cobb Institute, cash accounts, and the articles of agreement for forming a joint stock company to operate a select female high school in Athens. Loose material in the collection includes legal documents, financial records, correspondence, and minutes.

Index Terms

Minutes (administrative records)
Private schools--Georgia.
School management and organization--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Lucy Cobb Institute records, ms 1589, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Athens (Ga.) Board of Education proposition and resolution, 1925
2Atlanta (Ga.) Alumae Association resolution, undated
3Expenses, 1915-1928
Includes report of expenditures for improvements, 1915/1916; record of fire insurance, 1917; salary list, 1927/1928.
4Legal documents, 1859-1925
5Letters, 1907-1929, undated
6Lucy Cobb Institute Board of Trustees minutes and reports, 1917-1930
7Miscellaneous, undated
8Stockbook and minutes, 1857-1931