Auld Lang Syne scrapbooks

Auld Lang Syne scrapbooks

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Athens High School (Athens, Ga.). Alumni and alumnae.
Title: Auld Lang Syne scrapbooks
Dates: 1942-1945
Quantity: 1.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3411

Biographical/Historical Note

Auld Lang Syne was a mimeographed newspaper sent to members of the 1941 class of Athens High School (Athens, Ga.) serving in World War II. The active staff of the newspaper included Susan Smith, Ann Findley, Rue Bloodworth, Lucy Payne, and John Tibbetts.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two scrapbooks containing letters addressed to Auld Lang Syne, from 1941 graduates of Athens High School (Athens, Georgia) serving in World War II. Scrapbooks also contain photographs; issues of Auld Lang Syne; and newspaper clippings concerning Auld Lang Syne and staff, and 1941 graduates of Athens High School.


Index Terms

Correspondence.
Scrapbooks.
Soldiers--Georgia--Correspondence.
World War, 1939-1945--United States.

Administrative Information

Custodial History note

Gift of Susan Carlton Smith Cavanagh.

Preferred Citation note

Auld Lang Syne scrapbooks, ms 3411, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS BoxVolume
11-2Scrapbooks, 1942-1945