Thomas Walter Reed personal papers

Thomas Walter Reed personal papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: Reed, Thomas Walter, 1870-1950
Title: Thomas Walter Reed personal papers
Dates: 1883-1950
Quantity: 5.8 Linear feet 15 boxes and 1 oversize folder
Coll. Number: ms2321

Biographical/Historical Note

Thomas Walter Reed (1870-1950) was the registrar of the University of Georgia from 1909-1945. Reed received a Master of Arts degree in 1888 and a Bachelor of Law degree in 1889. In 1909, he was elected secretary of the Board of Trustees, and named registrar and treasurer of the university. He remained registrar until his retirement in 1945 when he was designated registrar emeritus. Following his death, the men's dormitory was named in his honor in July 1951.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of notes for the unpublished History of the University of Georgia. It includes football records, business and personal letters, essays, speeches, and lectures, insurance policies and bank statements. Included in this collection are Reed's school papers during his final years at the Boy's High School and his early years at the University of Georgia.


Index Terms

Barrow, David C., Jr., (David Crenshaw), 1852-1929
College registrars--Georgia--Athens--History.
Correspondence.
Manuscripts (documents)
Reed, Thomas Walter, 1870-1950 -- Correspondence
Talmadge, Eugene, 1884-1946 -- Correspondence
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae
University of Georgia. -- Faculty--Correspondence
University of Georgia. -- History
University of Georgia. -- Students--History

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Thomas Walter Reed personal papers. ms2321, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Reed, Thomas Walter papers, ms1662.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Alumni
 
2-3Athletics
 
4-6Bailey Estate
 
7Barrow Administration
 
BoxFolder
21Barrow Administration
 
2-5Biography
 
BoxFolder
31-2Biography
 
3-4Boggs Administration
 
BoxFolder
41Buildings, Campus
 
2Church Administration
 
3Civil War
 
4-5Early Days
 
6Extension
 
BoxFolder
51Faculty and Departments -General
 
2Faculty and Departments A-C
 
3Faculty and Departments D-H
 
4Faculty and Departments J-M
 
5Faculty and Departments P-Z
 
BoxFolder
61Finance and Loan Funds
 
2-3Hill Administration
 
4Income Tax
 
5Insurance
 
6-8Letters, 1900-1934
 
BoxFolder
71-6Letters, 1935-1949
 
7Lipscomb Administration
 
BoxFolder
81Manuscript - Life of David C. Barrow
 
2Mell Administration
 
3-4Miscellaneous
 
BoxFolder
91-2Miscellaneous
 
3-4Miscellaneous Manuscripts
 
5National Banks of Athens
 
6Notebook - Banner Publishing Co. Min., 1913
 
BoxFolder
101Notebook - Speeches and Articles
 
2Notebook - Story of the Battle Flag of the Troup Artillery
 
3Notebook - Thoughts of Great Writers
 
4Photographs
 
5Receipts
 
BoxFolder
111Regents
 
2Reminiscences
 
3School Papers
 
4Snelling Administration
 
5Speeches - Burns Club
 
BoxFolder
121Speeches - Journalism Class
 
2Speeches - Memorials, Obituaries, etc.
 
3Speeches - Sunday School Class
 
4-5Speeches
 
BoxFolder
131-3Speeches
 
4-6Students
 
BoxFolder
141Trustees
 
2Tucker Administration
 
31930-1939
 
41940-1949
 
5Unpublished History of the University of Georgia (incomplete)
 
6Unpublished History of the University of Georgia (incomplete)
 
7Unpublished History of the University of Georgia (incomplete)
 
8Unpublished History of the University of Georgia (incomplete)
 
BoxFolder
151Unpublished History of the University of Georgia (incomplete)
 
2Unpublished History of the University of Georgia (incomplete)
 
OS Folder
1Diplomas and certificates, 1885-1931