|Creator:||State Normal School (Athens, Ga.).|
|Title:||Lorena Pace Pruitt collection|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of miscellaneous papers relating to Lorena Pace Pruitt, the first woman mayor in Georgia. The papers include a Normal School Bulletin for 1914-1915, 11 photographs and various clippings.|
Lorena Pace Pruitt was mayor of Smyrna, Georgia from 1945-1948, and was the first woman mayor in the state. Mrs. Pruitt was also an alumnus of the State Normal School, and served on the Smyrna city council in 1944 prior to being elected mayor.
Arranged in chronological order.
Lorena Pace Pruitt collection, MS 278. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.