Pattillo family papers

Pattillo family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Pattillo family papers
Dates: 1931-1941
Quantity: 0.6 Linear feet (1 document box, 1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms2893

Biographical/Historical Note

The Pattillo family included Emory Moss Pattillo, and agent for SVEA Insurance Company (Charlotte, North Carolina) and National Union Insurance Company (Chattanooga, Tennessee); his wife Rosa Milledge Pattillo; and their children Emory Moss Pattillo, Jr. and Katharine Milledge Pattillo. Katharine attended Columbia Institute in Columbia, Tennessee, Decatur High School, and the University of Georgia. She graduated in June 1938 with a degree in Home Economics. She married Fred Henry White, Jr. on December 16, 1939. Emory, Jr. attended the University of Georgia, married Helena (last name unknown), and died in 1941. The Pattillos moved to Atlanta around 1937 and lived at 78 Inman Circle. After her parents' deaths, Katharine and her husband lived there.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, photographs, and printed material. Most of the correspondence is between Katharine and Emory and their parents and friends. While a student at the University of Georgia, Emory wrote letters describing various athletic events and social activities. There are also letters of sympathy to Katharine and her mother Rosa concerning the illness and death of Emory, Jr. There are photographs of Katharine and Chi Omega sorority. The printed material consists of school material of Katharine's, copies of "The Georgia Arch," "The Georgia Agriculturalist," and various programs at the University of Georgia.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Chi Omega Sorority. -- Photographs
Correspondence
Georgia agriculturalist.
Georgia arch.
Patillo family
Pattillo, Emory, d. 1941 -- Correspondence
Pattillo, Katharine Milledge -- Correspondence
Pattillo, Rosa Milledge -- Correspondence
University of Georgia. -- Students--Correspondence
University of Georgia. -- Students--Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Pattillo family papers, 1931-1941. MS 2893. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Correspondence Rosa M. Pattillo, 1907, undated
 
2Correspondence From Emory Pattillo, Jr., 1931-1937
 
3Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, 1931
 
4Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, 1932 January
 
5Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, 1932 February-March
 
6Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, 1932 April
 
7Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, 1932 May-November
 
8Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, 1934-1935
 
9Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, 1936-1938
 
10Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, 1939
 
11Correspondence Rosa M. Pattillo, 1940 December-1941 March
 
12Correspondence Katharine Pattillo White, 1940 December-1941 March
 
13Correspondence Katharine Pattillo, Undated
 
BoxFolder
21School Items - Columbia Institute Katharine Pattillo, 1931-1932
 
2School Items - University of Georgia Katharine Pattillo, 1935-1938
 
3Photographs
 
4Printed Material University of Georgia, 1932-1939
 
5Printed Material "The Georgia Arch", 1936-1937
 
6Printed Material "The Georgia Agriculturalist", May 1937