Dunaway family papers

Dunaway family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Dunaway family
Title: Dunaway family papers
Dates: 1889-1984
Quantity: 6.6 Linear feet 11 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 2 slide boxes, 1 oversized box
Coll. Number: ms2416

Biographical/Historical Note

Nolee May Dunaway (1909-1985) was an Athens musician. She was a teacher of piano and organ, organist and choir director at several churches, and secretary to the University of Georgia Music Department Head (Hugh Hodgson) for many years.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists mainly of Nolee May Dunaway's papers, but there are also items belonging to her mother (May Launius Dunaway), her father (Reverend J.Y. Dunaway), and other family members. Included in the collection are correspondence, photographs, and tintypes, scrapbooks, clippings, business items, recital programs, commencement programs, diplomas, school papers, University of Georgia Music Department material, and church material.

Index Terms

Athens High School (Athens, Ga.). -- Alumni and alumnae
Clippings (information artifacts)
Dunaway family
First Presbyterian Church (Athens, Ga.). -- Records and correspondence
Programs (documents)
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae
University of Georgia. Department of Music. -- Employees
University of Georgia. Department of Music. -- Records and correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Dunaway family papers, ms2416, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Family

11Nolee May Dunaway Personal items
2Nolee May Dunaway Memory books
3Nolee May Dunaway Date books
24J.Y. Dunaway
2May Launius Dunaway
3Nora Dunaway
4Launius Dunaway
5Other material

2. Correspondence, 1889-1958

31Correspondence, 1889-1917
2Correspondence, 1920-1926
3Correspondence, 1927-1929
4Correspondence, 1930-1933
5Correspondence, 1934-1939
6Correspondence, 1940-1946
7Correspondence, 1947-1948
8Correspondence, 1949-1957
41Correspondence, 1958 April-December 16
2Correspondence, 1958 December 17
3Correspondence, 1958 December 18-19
4Correspondence, 1958 December 20-31
5Correspondence, 1959-1969
6Correspondence, 1971-1984
7Correspondence, undated
8Empty envelopes
9Calling cards
51Christmas cards, 1920-1926
2Christmas cards, 1927-1929
3Christmas cards, 1931-1955
4Christmas cards, 1931-1958 December 2-15
5Christmas cards, 1931-1958 December 16-30
6Christmas cards, 1965-1984
7Christmas cards, undated

3. Nolee May Dunaway School papers, 1922-1930

School papers of Nolee May Dunaway: Baxter Street Elementary school, Athens High School (1922-1926), and University of Georgia (1926-1930).
61Baxter Street Elementary School, undated
2Athens High School - notebooks
3Athens High School - papers
4University of Georgia - Grade reports
5University of Georgia - Education
6University of Georgia - English
7University of Georgia - French, Latin
8University of Georgia - German
9University of Georgia - History
71University of Georgia - Math
2University of Georgia - Music papers
3University of Georgia - Music notebooks
4University of Georgia - Philosophy, Art
5University of Georgia - Science
7University of Georgia - Shorthand

4. University of Georgia Music Department

Nolee May Dunaway, secretary and music instructor. Hugh Hodgson, department head.
81Nolee May Dunaway - Stenographer's notebooks
2Nolee May Dunaway - Music instructor's notebooks, 1967-1969
3Hugh Hodgson - Notebook, 1948-1961
6Index of Concert Applications, 1942-1943
7Memos and Notes
8Annual Reports, 1928-1949
9Annual Reports, 1949-1953
11Calendar of Events, 1967-1968, undated
13Printed Material
14Miscellaneous Papers
10Index Cards-References to Music, Books
11Index Cards-References to Music Companies and Music Publishers

5. Church

121Central Presbyterian Church
2Children of Israel/Jewish Student League
3First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1937-May 1946
4First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1946 June-December
5First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1947
6First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1948 January-May
7First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1948 June=December
8First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1949-1959
9First Presbyterian Church - Nolee May Dunaway, Organist and Choir Director Notebook
10First Presbyterian Church - Other material
11Navy Supply Corps School
12Young Harris Memorial Methodist Church
13Other Church Material

6. Business

131Nolee May Dunaway
2May Launius Dunaway
3J.Y. Dunaway
4Dunaway Family Ledgers, 1907-1939
5Launius Family

7. Programs

141Athens, Georgia
2Atlanta, Georgia
4Recitals - Piano and Dance
5University of Georgia, 1923-1934
6University of Georgia, 1935-1964
7University of Georgia, 1965-1981
8Other programs

8. Printed Material

151Athens, Georgia
2University of Georgia
3Other Material

9. Photographs

161Nolee May Dunaway
2Nolee May Dunaway - Album
4Dated or Inscribed
6Men - Unidentified
7Women - Unidentified
8Children - Unidentified

10. Oversized Materials

17University of Georgia Diploma - Nolee May Dunaway, 1930
Athens High School Diploma - Nolee May Dunaway, May 1926
Westminster Shorter Catechism Diploma - Nolee May Dunaway, May 1921
Craig Barrow Award - University of Georgia Music Department, 1939-1931
Hugh Hodgson scholarship - University of Georgia Music Department, 1928-1955
Penmanship Booklet - Master Hodgson