Henry Carlton Tuck papers

Henry Carlton Tuck papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Tuck, Henry Carlton, 1864-1939
Title: Henry Carlton Tuck papers
Dates: 1882-1939
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Coll. Number: ms30

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry Carlton Tuck (1864-1939), lawyer, Georgia House of Representatives (1888-1889), Mayor of Athens (1892-1893), Judge of the City Court of Athens, and Adjutant of the Cobb-Deloney Camp of the United Confederate Veterans, born in Clarke County, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the papers of Henry Carlton Tuck of Athens, Clarke County, Georgia, from 1882-1939. Early materials (1882-1889) pertain to Tuck's legislative activities, politics, and a few references to his law practice. The majority of the materials (1927-1939) concern Tuck's activities as adjutant of the Georgia Division of the United Confederate Veterans.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)
Clarke County (Ga.)
Georgia--Politics and government--1865-1950.
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives.
United Confederate Veterans. Georgia Division. Cobb-Deloney Camp No. 478 (Athens, Ga.).
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans.
Veterans--Confederate States of America.
Veterans--Georgia--Societies, etc.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Henry Carlton Tuck papers, ms30, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters, 1882-1899
2Letters, 1900-1929
3Letters, 1930-1932
4Letters, 1933-1939
5Letters and Miscellaneous, undated
6Biography and Medal, undated
7Clippings, 1939