Koinonia Farm papers

Koinonia Farm papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Koinonia Farm.
Title: Koinonia Farm papers
Dates: 1952-1956
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms3049

Biographical/Historical Note

Koinonia Farm was established in Sumter County, Georgia in 1942, by Mabel and Martin England and Florence and Clarence Jordan.

For further information, see the article "Koinonia Farm" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of nine black and white photographs of youth engaging in various recreational activities at Camp Koinonia, Koinonia Farm's Interracial Children's Camp, Monteagle, Tennessee, taken in 1955. Also included are newspaper articles and pamphlets regarding Koinonia, and two health inspector’s reports of Koinonia.

Index Terms

Christian communities--Georgia--History--20th century.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Koinonia Farm.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Koinonia Farm papers, ms 3049, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Photographs & papers