Jasper Dorsey collection

Jasper Dorsey collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Dorsey, Jasper N.
Title: Jasper Dorsey collection
Dates: 1956-1982
Quantity: 4.5 Linear feet 9 document boxes
Coll. Number: ms2125

Biographical/Historical Note

Jasper Newton Dorsey was born in Marietta, Georgia on January 19, 1913. He attended the University of Georgia School of Journalism and received his degree in 1936. In 1937 he joined the Southern Bell Telephone Company, thus beginning his long business career with that utility. He remained with Southern Bell and later became Vice President and chief executive official of that company, retaining this position until his retirement in 1978. Dorsey is a member of many social organizations and clubs and has recieved numerous awards throughout his career, including Alumni of the Year (1976). A few clubs he held membership in include: Blue Key National Honor Fraternity, Sphinx Honor Society and Gridiron. He was also President of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, President of the University of Georgia Alumni Association, and the head of the University of Georgia Foundation.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, business papers and printed material concerning the University of Georgia, Southern Bell, Georgia Press Institute, Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation, Blue Key, National Press Club, and misc. state and local organizations. Included in the collection is a scrapbook, personal correspondence, and clippings.


Index Terms

Blue Key (Fraternity). -- Records and correspondence
Business records.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Correspondence.
Dorsey, Jasper N. -- Correspondence
Georgia Press Institute. -- Records and correspondence
Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation. -- Records and correspondence
National Press Club (U.S.). -- Records and correspondence
National organizations.
Scrapbooks.
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company. -- Records and correspondence
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae
University of Georgia. -- Records and correspondence
University of Georgia. Alumni Society. -- Records and correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Jasper Dorsey collection, ms2125, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Advisory Board - correspondence, 1972-1975
 
2Advisory Board
 
3Advisory Board Committee
 
4-6Advisory Board Committee - correspondence, 1968-1969
 
7Advisory Committee - Students, University of Georgia, 1968-1969
 
8Advisory Committee - Students, University of Georgia, correspondence, 1970-1974
 
9Advisory Committee - Students, University of Georgia, 1967-1973
 
10Dean Agee Clippings
 
11-13Alumni Advisory Committee, 1966-1976
 
14Alumni Development, 1968-1978
 
15-17Alumni Presidential Advisory Committee, 1967-1969
 
18Alumni Seminar, The Soviet Union - mailing list, 1978
 
BoxFolder
21-2Alumni Suggestions and Response, 1967
 
3Alumni Week, 1969
 
4Appointments and Promotions
 
5Athletics, 1966-1978
 
6Atlanta Chamber of Commerce
 
7Atlanta Housing Authority
 
8Atlanta - The Salvation Army Advisory Board
 
9-10Awards, 1965-1979
 
11Bank Investment Reports
 
12Big Heart Award
 
13Birthday Letters
 
14Blue Cross/Blue Shield Insurance
 
15-23Blue Key, 1964-1971
 
BoxFolder
31-6Blue Key, 1972-1978
 
7-8Books and magazines
 
9By-laws
 
10Capital City Retirement Party, 1978
 
11Club bills
 
12Lucy Cobb Institute
 
13Community Service Awards
 
14Congratulatory letters, promotions
 
15Congratulatory letters, 1976
 
16Congratulatory - University of Georgia, 1977
 
17-19Correspondence, 1972-1983
 
20Correspondence to Pensioners
 
21-22Correspondence - School of Journalism, 1972-1976
 
BoxFolder
41-3Dean Drewry Committee
 
4-5Dean Drewry Committee, correspondence, 1968-1973
 
6Debate Team
 
7-8Debate Team, correspondence, 1968-1978
 
9Development
 
10Development - Proposed budget, 1976-1977
 
11Development - Relations
 
12Donors and Funds - correspondence, 1975-1976
 
13Dorsey, Jasper N.
 
14Dorsey's Retirement Letters, 1978
 
BoxFolder
51Dorsey, Jasper - Young Alumni Scholarship Awards
 
2Ducks Unlimited
 
3-5Economic Development Council of Georgia
 
6Fact Book, 1971
 
7Fact Book, 1975
 
8Fellowships and Scholars - correspondence, 1972-1978
 
9Financial Reports
 
10Four - H Club
 
11Fraternities
 
12-13Fraternities - correspondence, 1962-1977
 
14Fulton National Bank
 
15Fulton National Bank
 
16Fulton National Bank
 
BoxFolder
61Fulton National Bank
 
2-3Fulton National Bank - correspondence, 1975-1978
 
4Fulton National Audit Committee
 
5-7Fulton National Audit Committee - correspondence, 1976-1978
 
8Georgia Association of Broadcasters
 
9Georgia Association of Broadcasters - Surprise, Athens
 
10Georgia Alumni Record, 1971-1976
 
11Georgia Chamber of Commerce - Executive Committee Minutes, 1974-1979
 
12Georgia Chamber of Commerce - Gen. Ray Stevens
 
13Georgia Foundation for Independent Colleges
 
14-15Georgia Foundation for Ind. Colleges - correspondence, 1976-1978
 
16Georgia, University of - correspondence, 1978-1982
 
17Georgia Press Institute
 
18Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation
 
19Georgia, University of - miscellaneous
 
BoxFolder
71Georgia, University of - correspondence, 1968-1969
 
2Georgia, University of, Foundation
 
3Georgia, University of, recommendations to, 1977-1978
 
4Georgia, University System of
 
5Grants
 
6Greek Horsemen - correspondence, reciepts
 
7Gridiron
 
8-9Gridiron - correspondence, 1965-1983
 
10Honors Day Letters
 
11Insurance
 
12Investments and Finance - correspondence, 1956-1976
 
13Investments and Finance
 
14Jaycees
 
15-16Leadership Georgia, 1977-1979
 
17Leadership Georgia - Hudson, Louis David
 
18Leadership Georgia - Lewis. James
 
19-20Leadership Georgia, participants - correspondence, 1974-1977
 
21Leadership Georgia, participants
 
22Leadership Georgia, Program
 
BoxFolder
81League of Women Voters of Atlanta-Fulton County
 
2Lumpkin, Joseph Henry - Fund
 
3Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
 
4Minutes, School of Journalism - Univ. of Georgia
 
5Miscellaneous
 
6National Press Club
 
7Newspaper Articles and Editorials - correspondence, 1971
 
8Newspaper Articles and Editorials - correspondence, 1978
 
9Newspaper Articles and Editorials - correspondence, 1979
 
10Officers and Directors
 
11Oglethorpe University - Board of Trustees
 
12Omicron Delta Kappa
 
13Party Commerce Club, 1978 February
 
14Personal
 
15Personal - correspondence, 1981-1982
 
16Phi Delta Theta
 
17Piedmont Hospital
 
18-19Publications
 
BoxFolder
91Photographs
 
2Public Relations Guide for Colleges and Universities
 
3Recommendations for faculty, Alumni
 
4Request for photographs
 
5Rotary Club
 
6Southern Bell, seeking employment
 
7Speech File
 
8Sphinx
 
9Tax File
 
10TOYPA - The Outstanding Young People of Atlanta
 
11Trustees
 
12Wilkins Property
 
13Y.M.C.A.
 
14Young Alumni
 
15-16Young Alumni - correspondence, 1967-1982
 
17Scrapbook, 1860-1910