Athens pamphlet collection

Athens pamphlet collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Athens pamphlet collection
Dates: 1906-1959
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 document box, 1 oversized folder
Coll. Number: ms2064

Biographical/Historical Note

The Lucy Cobb Institute, a secondary school for young women in Athens, was founded in 1859 by Thomas R.R. Cobb. The Lucy Cobb Institute is included on the National Register of Historic Places, and is now the administrative home of the Carl Vinson Institute of Government at the University of Georgia. For more information, see Lucy Cobb Institute at the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Mildred Lewis Rutherford (1852-1928) was an author and educator, and resided in Athens, Georgia. For further information, see the article Mildred Lewis Rutherford at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of clippings and pamphlets regarding the Lucy Cobb Institute, Mildred Lewis Rutherford, the city of Athens, the University of Georgia, the state of Georgia, and the South in general.

Index Terms

Athens General Hospital (Athens, Ga.).
Athens Ladies' Garden Club (Athens, Ga.).
Business enterprises--Georgia--Athens.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Constitutional law--Georgia.
Constitutional law--United States.
First Presbyterian Church (Athens, Ga.). -- Anniversaries, etc.
Human capital--Georgia--Athens-Clarke County.
Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.).
Natural resources--Georgia--Athens-Clarke County.
Public health--Georgia--Athens-Clarke County.
Recreation--Georgia--Athens-Clarke County.
Rutherford, Mildred Lewis, 1852-1928
Southern States--History.
United States--History.
University of Georgia. -- Miscellanea

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Athens pamphlet collection, ms2064, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11"Athens Banner-Athens Commercial, Agricultural-Industrial, Educational Interests", 21 December 1906
1"Athens Banner-The Advantages and Facilities Offered by the City of Athens to Homeseekers, Manufacturers, and Investors", 30 August 1911
2"Athens, Georgia-Home of the University of Georgia 1801-1951"
3"Athens Public Schools", 1934
3"Athens City Schools 1938-1939"
3Athens schools - "The Black Mammy Memorial"
3Athens High School graduation program, 1 June 1948
4Lucy Cobb Institute - "The Lightning Bug", 1926
4Lucy Cobb Institute - "Announcement", 1895-1900
4Lucy Cobb Institute - "59 th Annual Announcement", 1916
4Lucy Cobb Institute - Faculty list, 1917
4Clipping - "Petition on Lucy Cobb transfer..."
5Mildred Lewis Rutherford - "What the South May Claim"
5Mildred Lewis Rutherford - "Thirteen Periods of United States History", 1913 November 13
5Mildred Lewis Rutherford - "Miss Rutherford's Scrap Book", 1924-1925
"The South's Greatest Vindication" October 1924
"The True History of the Jamestown Colony" January 1925
"The True History of the Plymouth Rock Colony" January 1925
"History of Slavery..." February 1925
6First Presbyterian Church - "The Exercises Commemorating the Centennial of First Presbyterian Church of Athens, Georgia", 1920
7Athens General Hospital - dedication of the north wing, 1951 April 8
8Ladies Garden Club, 1941
9"Survey of Athens and Clarke County, Georgia" - Part 1 "Human and Natural Resources", 1944 March
9"Survey of Athens and Clarke County, Georgia" - Part 3 "Health, Welfare, Recreation", 1945 April
9"Survey of Athens and Clarke County, Georgia" - Part 4 "Agriculture", 1945 November
10"Outline and Questions on the Constitutions of the United States and the State of Georgia", 1942
11Athens-newspaper clippings
12University of Georgia - "Welcome to the University of Georgia", 1951
12University of Georgia - "Welcome to Memorial Hall", 1948
12University of Georgia - Commencement programs, 1948-1951
12University of Georgia - Honors Day program, 1950 May 24
12University of Georgia - Charter Day program, 1951 January 27
12University of Georgia - Alumni Day program, 1952 June 4
12University of Georgia - Inauguration program of Omer Clyde Aderhold, 1951 May 9
12University of Georgia - Newspaper clipping - "World's Biggest Framed Painting...", 1937
13Commencement invitations, 1950
13Bible contest list
13"But does A&P tell all", 1938
13"Municipal Sanitation", 1907
OS Folder
1A"Athens Daily Banner"-Souvenir editions, University of Georgia Summer School, 1903-1905
"Athens Banner"-Trade editions, 1902 December