Hitchcock, Lilla L. Mankin papers, Stories from Lanier Gardens

Hitchcock, Lilla L. Mankin papers, Stories from Lanier Gardens

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Cooper, Helen
Creator: Hitchcock, Lilla L. Mankin
Title: Hitchcock, Lilla L. Mankin papers, Stories from Lanier Gardens
Dates: 1970s
Quantity: 0.025 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 1591 to MS 1607 in 1 box)
Abstract:The collection consists of a compilation of experiences of the people living in Lanier Gardens, a retirement home in Athens, Georgia, in the 1970s. It was compiled by Mrs. Hitchcock and illustrated by Mrs. Helen Cooper. Also included is a separate illustration of one of the residents, Leslie Kilgore.
Coll. Number: ms1591

Biographical/Historical Note

"The Lanier Gardens-Talmage Terrace retirement community is located on Riverhill Drive adjacent to Beechwood Shopping Center and three miles from thriving downtown Athens and the University of Georgia campus. Lanier Gardens-Talmage Terrace is in the Athens-Elberton District of the United Methodist Church. This retirement community serves persons 62 years and older of all income levels with independent living and personal care programs." -- from the Lanier Gardens/Talmage Terrace website, http://www.wesleywoodsinc.org/athens.html (Accessed March 20, 2009)


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Illustrations (layout features)
Kilgore, Leslie -- Pictorial works
Lanier Gardens-Talmage Terrace (Athens, Ga.). -- History--20th century--Pictorial works
Lanier Gardens-Talmage Terrace (Athens, Ga.). -- History--20th century--Sources
Portraits.
Retirees--Georgia--Athens--History--20th century--Pictorial works.
Retirees--Georgia--Athens--History--20th century--Sources.
Retirement communities--Georgia--Athens--History--20th century--Pictorial works.
Retirement communities--Georgia--Athens--History--20th century--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hitchcock, Lilla L. Mankin papers, Stories from Lanier Gardens, 1970s. MS 1591. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1papers