Paris family papers

Paris family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Paris family
Title: Paris family papers
Dates: Bulk, 1938-1945
Dates: 1938-1961
Quantity: 1.8 Linear feet 4 document boxes, 1 half box
Coll. Number: ms2766

Biographical/Historical Note

Roney Jefferson Paris (1880-1967) married Adelaide (Addie) Reed in 1904. Children included Annie Maebelle (1905- ) married Fred Floyd Register (1904-1978), Ernest Roney (1907-1968) married Grayce K. Clark, Hubert George (1912-1977), Howell Dan (1913- ) married Reese Raysdale, and Dorothy Lucille (1920- ) married Alfred Lee.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of the Paris and Register families of Dallas and Savannah, Georgia, which include correspondence and genealogical material pertaining to the Paris family, photographs and printed materials relating to Hubert Paris' travels in post World War II Europe, World War II ephemera, and materials documenting Hubert Paris' veterans' farm training.

Index Terms

Military training camps--United States.
United Service Organizations (U.S.) .
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve.
Washington (D.C.)--Social life and customs.
World War, 1939-1945.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Paris family papers, ms2766, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

2-5Addie Reed Paris - Correspondence, 1941-1945
6Addie Reed Paris - postcards
7Alfred Lee - Correspondence, 1942-1945
8Ernest Paris - Correspondence, 1942-1943
21-3Ernest Paris - Correspondence, 1943-1961
4Howell Dan Paris - army materials, correspondence, 1938-1944
5Howell Dan Paris - Correspondence, 1944
6Hubert G. Paris - awards, medals
7-8Hubert G. Paris - Correspondence, 1942-1945
31-2Hubert G. Paris - Correspondence, 1944-1945
3-6Hubert G. Paris - Correspondence from Mirian Rainey, 1942-1945
7Hubert G. Paris - Correspondence personal
8Hubert G. Paris - education
9Hubert G. Paris - legal papers
41Hubert G. Paris - photographs, biography
2-4Hubert G. Paris - travel after WWII
5-7Hubert G. Paris - Veterans' Farm Training
51Hubert G. Paris - WWII momentos
2Hubert G. Paris - official papers, clippings
3Joseph Miller (m. Rita Ann Register) - Correspondence, Korean War
3Hubert G. Paris - photo album
3Hubert G. Paris - stripes, badges