Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers

Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Bass, Charles L.
Creator: Linton, Moses Waddell
Creator: Lipscomb, Andrew A., (Andrew Adgate), 1816-1890
Creator: Lipscomb, Frank A., (Francis Adgate), 1845-1874
Creator: Wyche, Thomas C.
Title: Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers
Dates: circa 1820-1939
Quantity: 2.1 Linear feet (5 document boxes, 1 oversized folder A)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of the Bass, Linton, Lipscomb, and Wyche families from ca. 1820-1939. The papers include correspondence, photographs, autograph books, lecture notes, remedy book, sermons, plantation account books, a scrapbook, and a diary. Of particular interest 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 (1868); plantation account books (1839, 1850-1859, 1866-1866) of Moses Wadell Linton for Lintondale Plantation in Thomas County, Georgia; correspondence from Rev. Charles L. Bass to his mother (1918-1919) while he served in London, England and Paris, France during World War I; and a remedy book (1831) of Thomas C. Wyche containing recipes for inks, soap, dyes, tonics, and food.
Coll. Number: ms2225


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
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.

Green family papers.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers, MS 2225. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


Series 1: Bass Family

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

Series 2: Green Family

18Series 2 Green Family

Series 3: Crowder Family

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

Series 4: Wyche-McIntyre-Linton Families

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

Series 5: Lipscomb Family

41Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb "Wealth"
2Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb "Educating Our Nerves"
3Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb Milton Lectures
4Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb (complete sections)
5Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb (complete sections)
6Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb (complete sections)
7Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb (incomplete sections)
51Day Book-Andrew Lipscomb
1Sermons, Essays, Commencement
1Sermons, 1865 and 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

Series 6: Oversized Material

OS Folder
1AChastened 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, August 5, 1874