Kenneth Coleman papers

Kenneth Coleman papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Coleman, Kenneth
Title: Kenneth Coleman papers
Dates: 1936-1949
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms297

Biographical/Historical Note

"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.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of lecture notes and Examination Blue Books of Kenneth Coleman from 1936-1949. Subjects were history and political science, and classes were taken at the University of Wisconsin and the University of Georgia.


Index Terms

College teachers--Georgia.
Historians--Georgia.
Lecture notes.
Notebooks.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Kenneth Coleman papers, ms 297, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Political Science 112a and b; History 113b and 124b, 1947-1948
 
2History 137, 138a, 141, 1946-1948
 
3History 202 and 204, 1946-1949
 
4History 280, 405, 454 and 455, 1936-1948
 
5History 455, 656, 691, 675; Europe since 1815; England 1640-1648, 1937-1948
 
6Readings in England (Prelims), American History, Notes regarding Europe, circa 1949