Cadle family papers

Cadle family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Cadle family
Title: Cadle family papers
Dates: circa 1880-1970
Quantity: 1.7 Linear feet (4 document boxes, 1 oversized folder A)
Coll. Number: ms2354

Biographical/Historical Note

Mr. William Eden Cadle, 82, died Saturday, June 27, 1998, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Augusta. Mr. Cadle, a native of Swainsboro, owned Cadle's Feed and Seed from 1946 to 1957 and owned Cadle's Amoco Service Station from 1959 to 1968. He had been a bookkeeper for Flander's Tire Co., and he was a Swainsboro volunteer fireman. He was a member of the Boy Scouts of America, the Grand Lodge of Georgia Free and Accepted Masons, Swainsboro Lodge 244, the Shriners and the Emanuel County Sportsmen's Club. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and a life member of the Lanier-Moore chapter of Veterans of Foreign Wars. Survivors include two sons, Farris William Cadle, Savannah, and John Everett Cadle, Cambridge, Mass. Augusta Chronicle Online (Retrieved March 10, 2009)

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, documents, photos, UGA class notebooks, clippings and printed materials relating to the Cadle family of Emanuel County, Georgia. Genealogical information is included on the Everett, Burke, Brinson, Foy, Dasher, and Anderson families of Effingham, Screven, Richmond, Jefferson, Emanuel, and Houston counties. Varied papers and pictures are included concerning the Overstreet and Scott families of Emanuel County, and the Braun family of Cleveland, Ohio and Daytona Beach, Florida. Included are a letter and telegram from Ernest Neal, poet laureate of Georgia in the 1920s and 1930s. The collection also contains several metric survey plats, a metric deed and correspondence relating to them.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Anderson family
Braun family -- Photographs
Brinson family
Burke family
Cadle family
Cadle family
Cleveland (Ohio)--Genealogy.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.).
Clippings (information artifacts)
Dasher family
Daytona Beach (Fla.)--Genealogy.
Effingham County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Emanuel County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Everett family
Foy family
Houston County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Jefferson County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Neal, Ernest, 1858-1943 -- Correspondence
Overstreet family
Overstreet family -- Photographs
Plats (maps)
Richmond County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Scott family -- Photographs
Screven County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
University of Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cadle family papers. MS 2354. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related archival materials in the Hargrett Library: Cadle family papers, MS 1487.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Postcards, Broadside, Printed Material
2Printed Material
3U.S. Citizens' Military Training Camp
6Photographs, clippings
7Personal items
8William Eden Cadle
9Business items
21Metric Survey - Farris Cadle
2Surveys - Farris Cadle
3Chemistry 121 notebook, Fall 1971
4Chemistry 121 notebook, Fall 1971
5 Annotated List of Amphibians and Reptiles of the coastal Islands of Georgia By Hilburn Ol. Hillestad, Institute of Natural Resources, University of Ga., April 1971
6Math 116 notebook
7Trig notebook
8Sociology 105 notebook
9History 112 notebook
10The Human body notes notebook
11Biology notebook
12Respiratory System notes
31Physics 127 notebook
2Chemistry 122 notebook, Fall 1971
3Chemistry 122 notebook
4Math 253
5Math notebook
41William Eden Cadle- Navy Leave Forms, California, 1943
2William Eden Cadle- Navy Medical Records, 1940
3William Eden Cadle- Miscellaneous Navy and Veteran documents including identificiation cards and VFW certificates, 1942-1987
4William Eden Cadle- Muster list, 1942
5William Eden Cadle- patches, dog tags, postcards, money, etc., circa 1940s
5aFerris H. Cadle Jr. (Company G CMTC) leave pass to Charleston, signed by N.H. Hunter, July 4, 1929
6Genealogy- Overstreet, Scott, Sumner, Stroud, Braun families (collected by Farris Cadle), circa 1954
7Overstreet correspondence, circa 1940s-1960s
8Overstreet clippings, circa 1950s-1960s
9Overstreet personal ephemera (includes flower cuttings, diplomas, etc), circa 1930s-1960s
10Overstreet financial items and land deed, circa 1930s-1960s
11Overstreet- photographs, circa 1942
12Genealogy- Everett, Burke, Brinson, Foy, Dasher, Cadle, Anderson familes (compiled by Farris Cadle 1969-1972)
13Genealogy- Foy family
14Misc. Photographs
OS Folder
1ALand Plats- Emanuel County, GA, circa 1947