Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers

Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Georgia Association for Women in Education.
Title: Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers
Dates: 1928-1988
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet 2 document boxes
Coll. Number: ms2646

Biographical/Historical Note

The Georgia Association for Women in Education (GAWE) was founded as the Georgia Association of Women Deans, Administrators, and Counselors, an affiliate of the national association, NADAC, founded in 1916. GAWE is a professional organization committed to expanding and enhancing educational opportunities, programs, and services for women in the public and private sector. Georgia Association for Women in Education website - Who we are http://www.aug.edu (Retrieved May 5, 2009)

Dr. M. Louise McBee served six terms in the Georgia General Assembly. Ms. McBee held several posts with the University of Georgia, including dean of women, associate dean of students, dean of students, assistant vice president for instruction, associate and senior associate vice president for academic affairs, and acting vice president for academic affairs. McBee was a Fulbright scholar and authored or co-authored numerous books and scholarly articles. She retired from the University in 1988 and moved into the next phase of her life climbing Mt. Everest and was, at the time, the oldest woman to climb higher than 18,000 feet. McBee was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives from Clarke County in 1993 and served 6 terms before retiring from the General Assembly of Georgia in 2004.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, conference materials, newsletters, minutes. All of the material is of an administrative nature and dates from minutes recorded in 1928. Included is the correspondence of several members including State Rep. Louise McBee who served as president while at the University of Georgia.


Index Terms

Administrative records.
Correspondence.
Georgia Association for Women in Education. -- Records and correspondence
McBee, Mary Louise -- Correspondence
Minutes (administrative records)
Newsletters.
Women deans (Education)--Societies, etc.--Georgia.
Women in education--Societies, etc.--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers, ms2646, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related collections held by the University Archives: Louise McBee papers, UA97-074.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Battaglia, Carmelo
 
2Clippings
 
3Colorado-Wyoming Association for Women Administrators and Counselors
 
4Conference, 1979 April
 
5Conference, 1979 October
 
6Constitution and By-Laws
 
7Correspondence, 1935-1972
 
8Correspondence, 1973-1978
 
9Correspondence, 1979
 
10Correspondence, 1980
 
11Correspondence, 1981
 
12Correspondence, 1982-1986
 
13Financial records
 
14Letterhead, printed material
 
15Member recruitment
 
16Member rosters, 1962-1982
 
17Member surveys
 
18Minutes, 1928-1964
 
19Minutes, 1965-1975
 
BoxFolder
21Minutes, 1976-1980
 
2Minutes, 1981-1983
 
3Minutes, 1984-1988
 
4National Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors
 
5NAWDAC, Manual of Operations
 
6Newsletters, 1963-1983
 
7Newsletters, layout
 
8Officers (Executive Committee)
 
9Programs, 1961-1974
 
10Programs, 1975-1985
 
11Projects
 
12Thompson, Kathryn
 
13Time Management
 
14Yearbooks