Andrew Jackson Cobb papers

Andrew Jackson Cobb papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Andrew Jackson Cobb papers
Dates: 1867-1921
Quantity: 1.2 Linear feet (1 oversized box)
Coll. Number: ms3329

Biographical/Historical Note

Andrew Jackson Cobb (1857-1925) was a lawyer and judge who lived in Athens, Georgia. He graduated from the University of Georgia in 1876 and finished his law degree from the UGA School of Law in 1877.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of miscellaneous papers related to Andrew Jackson Cobb and his family, including high school report cards from 1867 and 1870; an official announcement, on vellum, of his election to Judge of the Superior Court of the Western Judicial circuit in 1918; and a diploma and other documents from the University of Georgia dating from 1921 that probably belonged to Cobb's son.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Announcements.
Cobb, Andrew Jackson, 1857-1925 -- Family
Diplomas.
Documents.
Judges--Georgia--Athens.
Lawyers--Georgia--Athens.
Report cards.
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae
University of Georgia. School of Law. -- Alumni and alumnae
Vellum (paper)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Andrew Jackson Cobb papers. MS 3329. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS Box
1Misc. Papers