|Title:||Kenneth Coleman papers|
|Quantity:||0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of college notes kept by Kenneth Coleman during the 1930s and 1940s. The notebooks are from history and political science classes. The classes were taken at the University of Wisconsin and the University of Georgia. There are also 65 items (no dates) of biographical material originally prepared for the Dictionary of Georgia Biography but not used.|
"Kenneth Coleman, professor of history at the University of Georgia in Athens was the preeminent authority of his generation on colonial and revolutionary Georgia. He wrote what is probably the most widely read history of the state, Georgia History in Outline (1955), which has been revised many times and remains in print." -- "Kenneth Coleman (1916-1999)" New Georgia Encyclopedia.
For more information, see the article "Kenneth Coleman (1916-1999)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.
Kenneth Coleman papers. MS 297. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.
Related materials available in the following collection of this repository: Dictionary of Georgia Biography papers.