Emma Lewis Lipps papers

Emma Lewis Lipps papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Lipps, Emma Lewis
Title: Emma Lewis Lipps papers
Dates: 1899-1970s
Quantity: 1.2 Linear feet (3 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms3247

Biographical/Historical Note

Emma Lewis Lipps was educated at Wesleyan College in Macon. She later worked at the University of Georgia School of Medicine in Augusta, Georgia and Emory University in Atlanta. She also taught at Agnes Scott College during World War II. After the war, she taught in the biology department at Shorter College.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of Emma Lewis Lipps' correspondence from 1899-1970s, as well as miscellaneous documents belonging to her. The documents are of the kind that a college professor might collect over the course of a career. Also included are family photographs, including many shots of the Truslow family.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Agnes Scott College. -- Faculty--Correspondence
Agnes Scott College. -- Faculty--Photographs
Biology teachers--Georgia--Rome--Correspondence.
Biology teachers--Georgia--Rome--Photographs.
College teachers--Georgia--Atlanta--Correspondence.
College teachers--Georgia--Atlanta--Photographs.
College teachers--Georgia--Augusta--Correspondence.
College teachers--Georgia--Augusta--Photographs.
College teachers--Georgia--Decatur--Correspondence.
College teachers--Georgia--Decatur--Photographs.
College teachers--Georgia--Rome--Correspondence.
College teachers--Georgia--Rome--Photographs.
Emory University. -- Faculty--Correspondence
Emory University. -- Faculty--Photographs
Lewis family -- Photographs
Lipps family -- Photographs
Lipps, Emma Lewis -- Correspondence
Lipps, Emma Lewis -- Photographs
Personal papers.
Shorter College. -- Faculty--Correspondence
Shorter College. -- Faculty--Photographs
Truslow family -- Photographs
University of Georgia. School of Medicine. -- Faculty--Correspondence
University of Georgia. School of Medicine. -- Faculty--Photographs
Wesleyan College (Macon, Ga.). -- Alumni and alumnae--Correspondence
Wesleyan College (Macon, Ga.). -- Alumni and alumnae--Photographs
Women college teachers--Georgia--Atlanta--Correspondence.
Women college teachers--Georgia--Atlanta--Photographs.
Women college teachers--Georgia--Augusta--Correspondence.
Women college teachers--Georgia--Augusta--Photographs.
Women college teachers--Georgia--Decatur--Correspondence.
Women college teachers--Georgia--Decatur--Photographs.
Women college teachers--Georgia--Rome--Correspondence.
Women college teachers--Georgia--Rome--Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Emma Lewis Lipps papers. MS 3247. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Mrs. William L. Lipps (Mother of E. Lewis Lipps)
4Family information / Geneology
5Childhood / School Papers, 1919-1936
6William Lewis Lipps & Emma Ashton Truslow Lipps (parents)
81930's no year
9Wesleyan Years, Sept. 1936 - Aug. 1937
10Wesleyan Years, Sept. 1937 - Aug. 1938
11Wesleyan Years, Sept. 1938 - Aug. 1939
12Wesleyan Years, Macon, GA, Sept. 1939 - May 1940
13University of Georgia School of Medicine, Augusta, GA (Correspondance), May 1940 - Dec. 1940
14Working at University of Georgia School of Medicine, Augusta, GA, Jan. 1941 - Aug. 1942
15Emory University Years, Sept. 1942 - July/Aug. 194.=3
16Agnes Scott teaching & Emory School Years, July/Aug. 1943 - Aug. 1945
21Shorter College Years begin, Sept 1945 - June 1946
3July 1946-1949
7Photographs - Emma Lewis Lipps
8Photographs - Emma Truslow & Family?
9Photographs - Emma T. & William Lewis Lipps
10Photographs - Lipps - West Virginia
11Photographs - Unlabeled and Miscellaneous Labeled
31Pressed Four-leaf clovers
2Our Baby Book
350th Wedding Anniversary Book
1Miscellaneous Correspondance
4Looking for missing pieces
5To be weeded