Milton Luther Fleetwood papers

Milton Luther Fleetwood papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Fleetwood, Milton Luther, 1892-1966
Title: Milton Luther Fleetwood papers
Dates: circa 1934-1966
Quantity: 1.8 Linear feet (4 document boxes, 1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms193

Biographical/Historical Note

Milton Luther Fleetwood (1892-1966), publisher of the Tribune News, Cartersville, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Milton Luther Fleetwood from ca. 1934-1966. The papers include correspondence, articles written by Fleetwood, speeches, photographs, and printed material. The collection documents Fleetwood's career as publisher of the Tribune News (Cartersville, Ga.), and his involvement in the Georgia Dailies Advertising Association, Georgia Historical Commission, Georgia Layman's Education Association, Georgia Press Association, Euharlee Farmers' Club, and the Georgia Mental Health Program.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Agriculture--Georgia--Societies, etc.
Cartersville (Ga.)
Georgia Press Association.
Georgia--History--Societies, etc.
Newspaper publishing--Georgia.
Speeches (documents)

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

Milton Luther Fleetwood papers, ms93, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


Series 1: Biographical information

11Fleetwod, Milton Luther: Biographical sketches

Series 2: Correspondence

12Correspondence A-D
Correspondents include Ellis Arnall, J.R. Burgess, Cason Callaway, Albert B. Chandler, and John W. Davis.
3Correspondence F-Ha
Correspondents include James A. Farley, Dudley Glass, Walter F. George, Marvin Griffin, and Corra Harris.
4Correspondence Ho-O
Correspondents include Ed Howe, Hugh S. Johnson, Lyndon B. Johnson, Harnett Kane, O.B. Keeler, Margaret Mitchell, and Chase Osborne.
5Correspondence P-Sa
Correspondents include George Foster Peabody, Mrs. E.D. Rivers, Dean Rusk, Richard B. Russell, and S.V. Sanford.
6Correspondence Se-V
Correspondents include Mildred Seydell, Adlai Stevenson, Herman Talmadge, Harry Truman, Blake Van Leer, and Ernest Vandiver.
7Correspondence, 1918-1946
8Correspondence, 1947-1960
21Correspondence, 1961 January-August
2Correspondence, 1961 October-December
3Correspondence, 1962 January-March
4Correspondence, 1962 April-June
5Correspondence, 1962 July-September
6Correspondence, 1962 October-December
7Correspondence, 1963
8Correspondence, 1964
9Correspondence, 1965
10Letters of condolence, 1966 August 21-22
11Letters of condolence, 1966 August 23-24
12Letters of condolence, 1966 August 25-26
13Letters of condolence, 1966 August 27-31
14Letters of condolence, 1966 September-December
15Correspondence, undated

Series 3: Subject Files

3Euharlee Farmers Club
4-6Articles by M.L. Fleetwood
7-10Articles about M.L. Fleetwood
11Articles about M.L. Fleetwood's death
12-13Pictures, newspaper and magazine
16Speeches and notes
41-2Speeches and notes
3Georgia Press Assocation bulletins and releases
4Georgia Press Assocation Hall of Fame rules
5Georgia Press Assocation Minutes
6Pictures, miscellaneous
8-9Political, General
10-11Printed material, general
2Whitworth, Hiram land grant, Cherokee County, 1836
3Tribune- news about