|Creator:||Hitchcock, Lilla L. Mankin|
|Title:||Hitchcock, Lilla L. Mankin papers, Stories from Lanier Gardens|
|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.|
"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)
Arranged in chronological order.
Hitchcock, Lilla L. Mankin papers, Stories from Lanier Gardens, 1970s. MS 1591. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.