University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials papers

University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: Calhoun, F. Phinizy, (Ferdinand Phinizy), 1879-1965
Title: University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials papers
Dates: 1930-1933
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms2560

Biographical/Historical Note

"F. Phinizy Calhoun, Sr. was the son of Abner Calhoun." For further information, see the article Emory Eye Center at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

The University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials was formed in 1931 for the purpose of establishing memorials to past Presidents and Chancellors as well as outstanding faculty members and alumni of the University. Committee members included Dr. Phinizy Calhoun, Sr., Judge William H. Barrett, Dr. Craig Barrow, John W. Grant, Harold Hirsch, Dr. Ulrich Phillips, Dr. John W. Wade.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of F. Phinizy Calhoun, Sr.’s (disbound) notebook of University of Georgia’s Permanent Committee on Memorials papers, from 1930-1933. The majority of the collection is correspondence from committee members soliciting help from relatives of individuals honored, and concern this subject, especially regarding the donation or commissioning of portraits. There are also letters from committee members to Dr. Calhoun regarding various business matters. The collection also includes two copies of Georgia Alumni Record, lists, and a report.


Arrangement

Correspondence arranged alphabetically by last name of writer or addressee.


Index Terms

Business records.
Correspondence.
Lists (document genres)
Monuments.
Reports.
University of Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials papers, ms 2560, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of F. Phinizy Calhoun, Jr.


Related Material

Accompanying photograph of Augustin Smith Clayton located in Georgia photograph file, ms3705, Carton 4, Folder 60.

Accompanying photograph of Paul Fitzsimmons Eve located in Georgia photograph file, ms3705, Carton 5, Folder 6.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Correspondence

BoxFolder
11Bailie, E. Sibley, 1933 July 21
2Barrett, William H., 1931-1932
3Barrow, Craig, 1931-1932
4Beckwith, Edmund R., 1933 July 18
5Benet, Laurence, 1932-1933
6Boggs, Lucien H., 1931 September 24
7Boggs, Thomas R., 1930-1931
8Brock, Pope F., 1931
9Caldwell, B.P., 1933 July 21
10Calhoun, F. Phinizy, Sr., 1931
11The Columbia State, 1932
12Cooper, Mrs. Hunter P., 1931
13Coulter, E. Merton, 1931 November 19
14Eve, Duncan, Jr., 1932 January 6
15Eve, Paul, 1931 December 16
16Finley, John, 1931 September 12
17Finley, K.B., 1931
18Grant, John W., Jr., 1931-1932
19Gray, Tom S., 1932
20Gregg, Lewis C., 1932
21Hill, Walter C., 1931-1932
22Hirsch, Harold, 1931
23Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1931 August 14
24Howell, Albert, Jr., 1931 December 14
25Howell, Clark, 1932 July 14
26Hutchins, Sallie, 1933 July 24
27Jones, Harrison, 1932-1933
28Mell, Thomas, 1932 July 29
29Naegele, Charles Frederick, 1931
30Nash, Mary Screven Arnold, 1932 October 5
31Patterson, Howard, 1932
32Patterson, Rufus L., 1932
33Phillips, Ulrich B., 1931
34Phinizy, Mrs. Bowdre, 1932 July 11
35Reed, T.W., 1932
36Speer, William, 1932 July 11
37Talley, Elizabeth, July 12
38Wade, John Donald, 1931-1932
39Wilkerson, Mell R., 1931
40Willcox, C. de Witt, 1932-1933
41Unidentified, 1932 June 1
 

Series 2: Clipping & two issues of Georgia Alumni Record, undated, 1930-1933

BoxFolder
142Series 2 Clipping & two issues of Georgia Alumni Record, undated, 1930-1933
 

Series 3: Lists, Report, & Miscellaneous, undated, 1931

BoxFolder
143Series 3 Lists, Report, & Miscellaneous, undated, 1931