Kenneth Coleman collection of biographical material

Kenneth Coleman collection of biographical material

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Coleman, Kenneth
Title: Kenneth Coleman collection of biographical material
Dates: after 1950
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms297a

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 biographical material prepared for the Dictionary of Georgia Biography. Papers are typewritten and undated.


Index Terms

Biography files.
College teachers--Georgia.
Historians--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Kenneth Coleman collection of biographical material, ms 297a, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11-2Biographical material, after 1950