Oconee Heritage Foundation papers

Oconee Heritage Foundation papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Oconee Heritage Foundation.
Title: Oconee Heritage Foundation papers
Dates: 1974-1988
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 document box
Coll. Number: ms3401

Biographical/Historical Note

The Oconee Heritage Foundation was organized in 1974 with the purpose of identifying and preserving natural, historical, and architectural sites in Oconee County, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, membership lists, minutes, photographs and printed material. Projects of the Foundation include: listing of the cemeteries in the county, preservation and use of Eagle Tavern as a museum and historic site, tour of homes, and nomination and designation of South Main Street Historic District in Watkinsville on the National Register of Historic Places.

Index Terms

Historic buildings--Georgia.
Historic districts--Georgia--Oconee County.
Historic sites--Georgia--Oconee County.
Lists (document genres)
Membership lists.
Minutes (administrative records)
Oconee Heritage Foundation. -- Records and correspondence
Official reports.
Surveys (documents)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Oconee Heritage Foundation papers, ms3401, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Cemetery Project
2Correspondence, 1975-1982
3Eagle Tavern
4Eagle Tavern Inventory
5Historical Surveys
6Membership Lists
7Minutes, 1974-1980
10Printed Material
11Seal and Seal Press
12Tour of Homes
13Treasurer's Reports
14Watkinsville Historic District