Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers

Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Bass family
Title: Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers
Dates: 1820-1939
Quantity: 2.6 Linear feet 5 document boxes, 1 oversized folder
Coll. Number: ms2225

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of the Bass, Linton, Lipscomb, and Wyche families. The papers include correspondence, photographs, autograph books, lecture notes, remedy book, sermons, plantation account books, a scrapbook, and a diary. Also included are lecture notes, sermons, and a scrapbook of Rev. Andrew A. Lipscomb of Athens, Georgia; a diary of Frank A. Lipscomb from his European trip; plantation account books of Moses Wadell Linton for Lintondale Plantation in Thomas County, Georgia; correspondence from Rev. Charles L. Bass to his mother while he served in London, England and Paris, France during World War I; and a remedy book of Thomas C. Wyche containing recipes for inks, soap, dyes, tonics, and food.


Arranged in alphabetical order by family name, then in chronological order.

Index Terms

Account books.
Bass family
Europe--Description and travel.
Farm management--Georgia.
Linton family
Lintondale (Plantation : Thomas County, Ga.)
Lipscomb family
Paris (France)
Thomas County (Ga.)
World War, 1914-1918.
Wyche family

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 note

Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers, ms2225, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Collections in this repository include the Green family papers, ms2012.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Bass Family

11Correspondence, 1900-1918 July
2Correspondence, 1918 August-December
3Correspondence, 1919
4Correspondence, 1920-1939
6Autograph Book-Charles Bass
7Personal Items-Charles Bass

2. Green Family


3. Crowder Family

19"Fletcher-Crowder-Tucker Families"
2Crowder Family

4. Wyche-McIntyre-Linton Families

2School Papers-Thomas Wyche
3Remedy Book-Thomas Wyche
4School Papers-Catharine McIntyre
5Autograph Album, School Papers-Alice Wyche, 1859-1860
6Valentines, Correspondence
7Account Books-Moses Waddell Linton, 1838-1859
8Plantation Book-Moses Waddell Linton, Lintondale Plantation, Thomas County, Georgia, 1865-1885

5. Lipscomb Family

41Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb Wealth
2Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb Educating Our Nerves
3Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb Milton Lectures
4-6Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb (complete sections)
7Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb (incomplete sections)
51Day Book-Andrew Lipscomb
1Sermons, Essays, Commencement
1Sermons, 1865-1866
2Book - Christian Heroism
2Andrew Lipscomb
3Scrapbook-Andrew Lipscomb, 1885
4Diary-Francis A. Lipscomb, Europe, 1868
5 Hoke Smith's Waycross Speech - pamphlet
5Unsigned poem

6. Oversized Material

OS Folder
1A Chastened Grief at the Grave of a Son by Rev A. A. Lipscomb, LL.D. (poem)
Andrew Lipscomb speech to Demosthenian Literary Society
University of Georgia Commencement Program, 1874 August 5