Webb Garrison papers

Webb Garrison papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000
Title: Webb Garrison papers
Dates: 1982, 1992
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet 2 document boxes
Coll. Number: ms2348

Biographical/Historical Note

Webb Black Garrison, Sr. (1919-2000) was born in Covington, Georgia. He served as pastor and assistant dean of Emory University's School of Theology, as well as being an author, lecturer, and freelance writer.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of materials and correspondence relating to various works by Webb Garrison. Included are an original typescript, a photocopy as circulated for pre-publication appraisal, printer's galleys, page proofs, copies, reviews and appraisals, a manuscript for condensed publications.

Index Terms

Authors, American--Georgia.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Files (document groupings)
Galley proofs.
Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000 -- Civil War trivia and fact book
Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000 -- Correspondence
Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000 -- Oglethorpe's folly
Georgia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Manuscripts (documents)
Oglethorpe, James Edward, 1696-1785
Pilots and pilotage--Terminology.
Proofs (Printing)
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Webb Garrison papers, ms2348, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Webb Garrison Sidelights on the American Revolution, ms923; Webb B. Garrison papers, ms2798.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Oglethorpe's Folly
2Pre-publication requests read carbons list
3Oglethorpe-Photos - list. cut lines for editor
4Pre-publication readings O.K.
5 Oglethorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia Pre-publication copy
21Galleys - Publishers converted from (unreadable) lead to computer - Ogelthorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia
2 Oglethorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia - condensed
3 Oglethorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia (1st printing)
4 Oglethorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia (2nd printing)
5Oglethorpe- page proofs
6Savannah Morning News and Savannah Evening Press, January 30, 1983