John L. Tison papers

John L. Tison papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Tison, John L., (John Laurence), b. 1876
Title: John L. Tison papers
Dates: 1891-1934
Quantity: 5.0 Linear feet (9 document boxes, 1 oversized box, 1 oversized folder A, 1 oversized folder B)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of John L. Tison of Cedar Grove, Georgia from 1891-1934. Includes correspondence, deeds, indentures, notebooks, sermons, and speeches. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence (1900-1910) to John L. Tison from his mother, Arabella, and brother Sidney which discusses family matters, religion, and social events.
Coll. Number: ms1685

Biographical/Historical Note

John Lawrence Tison (b. 1876), lawyer and layman minister of the Episcopal Church, son of Catherine Arabella Tison (b. 1833), married Elsie Storey, resided in Cedar Grove, Walker County, Georgia.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Cedartown (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century.
Clergy--Georgia.
Episcopalians--Georgia.
Religious life.
Sermons.
Storey, Elsie
Tison, Arabella, b. 1833
Tison, Sidney, b. 1856
Walker County (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century.

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

John L. Tison papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Correspondence



Subseries 1a: Dated Correspondence

BoxFolder
111850 June 15
21891 November 14
31892 March 13
41893 March 13
51893 October 17
61893 November 14
71893 November 17
81893 December 5
91893 December 9
101894 October 5
111895 March 11
121895 March 31
131895 April 9
141895 April 13
151895 July 27
161895 September 30
171896 May 17
181896 September 16
191896 September 27
201896 November 29
211896 December 13
221896 December 31
231897 February 22
241897 March 1
251897 March 11
261897 June 25
271898 January 9
281898 February 7
291898 March 14
301898 October 16
311898 November 26
321898 December 13
331899 January 1
341899 February 15
351899 February 27
361899 April 30
371900 January 30
381900 February 7
391900 February 14
401900 February 28
411900 March 6
421900 March 28
431900 March 29
441900 April 5
451900 April 24
461900 July 10
471900 July 16
481900 September 24
491901 January 22
501901 February 18
511901 March 11
521901 March 19
531901 March 28
541901 March 29
551901 March 31
561901 June 30
571901 July 1
581901 July 6
591901 July 11
601901 July 14
611901 September 2
621901 December 9
631901 December 22
641901 December 27
651902 January 5
661902 February 2
671902 February 11
681902 March 11
691902 March 14
701902 March 22
711902 March 27
721902 April 2
731902 April 15
741902 April 24
751902 April 29
761902 May 6
771902 May 19
781902 May 28
791902 June 18
801902 July 10
811902 August 17
821902 November 12
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211903 February 10
21903 April 22
31903 April 29
41903 June 8
51903 September 13
61903 September 14
71903 September 30
81903 October 25
91903 November 29
101903 December 29
111904 January 10
121905 April 2
131905 May 25
141905 June 7
151905 July 27
161905 October 21
171905 November 24
181905 December 9
191906 February 7
201906 February 15
211906 February 24
221906 May 7
231907 January 27
241907 February 15
251907 February 20
261907 March 2
271907 April 2
281907 July 9
291907 August 19
301907 September 13
311907 September 30
321907 October 4
331907 October 25
341907 October 30
351907 November 29
361908 January 16
371908 January 21
381908 February 12
391908 March 9
401908 March 15
411908 March 31
421908 April 7
431908 April 14
441908 April 18
451908 May 16
461908 June 19
471908 June 24
481908 July 8
491908 July 22
501908 August 18
511908 September 6
521908 September 15
531908 October 5
541908 October 10
551908 October 29
561908 November 17
571908 November 19
581908 December 1
591909 January 20
601909 February 22
611909 April 6
621909 May 13
631909 July 5
641909 July 7
651909 July 9
661909 July 10
671909 July 11
681909 July 12
691909 July 13
701909 July 14
711909 July 15
721909 July 27
731909 July 24
741909 July 29
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311909 August 15
21909 August 18
31909 August 18
41909 August 19
51909 August 19
61909 August 20
71909 August 23
81909 August 23
91909 August 23
101909 August 24
111909 August 25
121909 August 26
131909 August 26
141909 August 27
151909 August 29
161909 August 30
171909 August 30
181909 August 31
191909 September 1
201909 September 3
211909 September 3
221909 September 4
231909 September 5
241909 September 6
251909 September 7
261909 September 8
271909 September 8
281909 September 9
291909 September 10
301909 September 12
311909 September 13
321909 September 15
331909 September 16
341909 September 18
351909 September 19
361909 September 22
371909 October 1
381909 October 3
391909 October 7
401909 October 9
411909 October 14
421909 October 19
431909 October 24
441909 October 26
451909 October 30
461909 November 1
471909 November 3
481909 November 9
491909 November 28
501909 November 30
511909 December 3
521909 December 5
531909 December 6
541909 December 10
551909 December 11
561909 December 14
571909 December 15
581909 December 28
591909 December 29
601909 December 30
611909 December 31
BoxFolder
411910 January 2
21910 January 3
31910 January 5
41910 January 6
51910 January 7
61910 January 8
71910 January 10
81910 January 10
91910 January 12
101910 January 13
111910 January 14
121910 January 15
131910 January 16
141910 January 18
151910 January 19
161910 January 30
171910 February 3
181910 February 3
191910 February 4
201910 February 5
211910 February 7
221910 February 12
231910 February 13
241910 February 13
251910 February 14
261910 February 15
271910 February 16
281910 February 17
291910 February 20
301910 February 21
311910 February 24
321910 February 24
331910 February 25
341910 February 27
351910 February 27
361910 February 28
371910 March 2
381910 March 3
391910 March 5
401910 March 6
411910 March 8
421910 March 10
431910 March 10
441910 March 11
451910 March 12
461910 March 13
471910 March 26
481910 March 27
491910 March 28
501910 March 30
511910 March 30
521910 March 31
531910 April ?
541910 April 2
551910 April 3
561910 April 3
571910 April 4
581910 April 4
591910 April 5
601910 April 6
611910 April 7
621910 April 8
631910 April 10
641910 April 10
651910 April 11
661910 April 12
671910 April 13
681910 April 14
691910 April 15
701910 April 22
711910 April 24
721910 April 24
731910 April 25
741910 April 26
751910 April 27
761910 April 27
771910 April 28
781910 April 29
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511910 May 1
21910 May 2
31910 May 3
41910 May 3
51910 May 4
61910 May 5
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81910 May 6
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101910 May 9
111910 May 9
121910 May 9
131910 May 13
141910 August 15
151910 August 16
161910 August 18
171910 August 21
181910 August 22
191910 October 25
201911 January 2
211911 March 25
221911 March 26
231912 April 2
241922 July 21
251923 June 19
261924 March 6
271924 March 24
281924 March 24
291924 March 24
301924 March 24
311924 March 25
321924 March 25
331924 March 26
341924 March 28
351925 August 23-1925 September 24
361931 January 7
371931 February 16
381932 February 10
391932 February 15
401932 May 1
411932 September 9
421934 July 24



Subseries 1b: Undated Correspondence

BoxFolder
543-59Correspondence, undated
 

Series 2: Miscellaneous

BoxFolder
61Awards
2Child's Notebook
3Clippings
4Deed, 1843
5Deed, 1886
6Diary, 1875
7Empty Envelopes
8Geneology
9Indenture, 1843
10Indenture, 1856
11Indentures (Incomplete)
12Journal of J.L. Tison
13Ledger, 1913
14Notebook
15Notebook of J.L. Tison
16Pictures
17Poetry
BoxFolder
71Receipts
2Scrapbook
BoxFolder
81-16Sermons by J.L. Tison
BoxFolder
91-16Speeches by J.L. Tison
17Student Notebook, 1896
18Will of Catherine Tison
19Will of Southwood Smith
Box
10Award
Newspapers
 

Series 3: Printed Material

Box
11Address of Hon. Gordon Lee, 1911
Advertisements
Bible
City Code of Cedartown, GA., 1900
Lecture by James Coffee Harris, 1917
Masonic Book
Masonic Book
Masonic Calander, 1908-1909
Box
12Prayer Books
 

Series 4: Oversize Materials

OS Folder
2BPhotographs oversized
OS Folder
1ADiplomas