Margaret Grimes Spear family papers

Margaret Grimes Spear family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Margaret Grimes Spear family papers
Dates: circa 1910-1990
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet (5 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms3301

Biographical/Historical Note

Margaret Grimes Spear (also known as Mary Spear) resided in Columbus, Georgia. She seems to have resided there for some time, with the exception of her college years and vacations. She participated in Wynnton Methodist Church and Wynnton Missionary Society, both based in Columbus, Georgia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence from about 1910 to 1990, newspaper clippings, materials related to Wynnton Methodist Church in Columbus Georgia, financial records, family photos, an autograph book, and other miscellaneous items. The scrapbook seems to be from Mary's younger years, when she was in her first year of college in the 1940s.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Autograph albums.
Autographs (manuscripts)
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.).
Clippings (information artifacts)
Correspondence.
Finance, Personal.
Financial records.
Photographs.
Spear, Margaret Grimes -- Correspondence
Spears family -- Photographs
Wynnton Methodist Church (Columbus, Ga.).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Margaret Grimes Spear family papers. MS 3301. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Additional material
 
2Genealogy
 
3Correspondence, 1910's- 1940's
 
4Correspondence, 1950's- 1970's
 
5Correspondence, 1980's- 1990's & no dated
 
6Zoning mothers
 
7Correspondence- Oak Manor
 
8Earl P. Jessop
 
9Correspondence
 
BoxFolder
21Clippings
 
2Diary & Christmas Gift book- Mary Jessop Grimes
 
3Wedding gifts- list, etc. (Mary Spear/ Clarence Miller ?)
 
4Printed material
 
5Wynnton Methodist Church
 
6Wynnton Missionary Society
 
Box
3Financial papers
 
Box
4Photographs
 
BoxArtifact
51-12 Park's Floral Magazine, May 1965- April 1966
 
1Allen's baby shoes
 
2Scrapbook
 
Biology 101 and English 102 notes