The Beehive Press papers

The Beehive Press papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Lane, Mills B., 1942-2001
Title: The Beehive Press papers
Dates: circa 1977-1995
Quantity: 10.0 Linear feet (10 oversized boxes)
Coll. Number: ms2920

Biographical/Historical Note

The Beehive Press was founded by Mills B. Lane IV in 1970 in Savannah, Georgia. It specializes in publishing books about the cultural and social history of Georgia and the South.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of items relating to publications by the Beehive Press, mainly photocopies of research material. Also included are clippings, financial material, correspondence, an annotated copy of "The first twenty-five years of the Beehive Press," and videotapes of speeches by Mills B. Lane IV during the 1990s.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Beehive Press. -- History
Beehive Press. -- Records and correspondence
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.).
Clippings (information artifacts)
Financial records.
First twenty-five years of the Beehive Press.
Lane, Mills B., 1942-2001
Speeches, addresses, etc.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

The Beehive Press papers. MS 2920. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11 The First Twenty-Five Years of the Beehive Press annotated copy
2Civil War letters - transcriptions
4Cookbook project
6Financial Material
7Reuben Norton journal - photocopies
8Poster - Dartmouth College Library salutes Mills Lane and the Beehive Press, 1993
2 Setting Out to Begin a New World
3 Frontier Still the Cradle of Nature
4 Neither More Nor Less Than Men
5 Times that Prove People's Principles
6 Standing upon the Mouth of a Volcano
7 Struggling to Shake Off Old Shackles
8 Walpole Society notebooks, 1975-1988
91Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, David Sheldon, 1990s
2Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Yankeer in the Old South, 1990s
3Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Thomas Jefferson, 1990s
4Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Gone With the Wind, 1990s
5Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, #1 MBL South, #2 Helen Vendler (Shakespeare) Sonnet 116, 1990s
6Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Gone With the Wind, 1990s
7Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Dr. Helen Vendler, MBL South, #2 Sonnet 116, 1990s
8Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Thomas Jefferson with titles, 1990s
9Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Gone With the Wind, 1990s