Georgia Historical Society meeting minutes

Georgia Historical Society meeting minutes

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Georgia Historical Society meeting minutes
Dates: 1839-1868
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 box)
Coll. Number: ms3682.TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

"Chartered by the Georgia General Assembly in 1839, the Georgia Historical Society is the oldest continuously operated historical society in the South. As an educational and research institution, GHS teaches Georgia history through a variety of educational programs, scholarly publications, and research services. It publishes the award-winning Georgia Historical Quarterly (Georgia's journal of record since 1917), maintains a library and archives, manages the Historical Marker Program for the State of Georgia, produces the daily television and radio program Today in Georgia History (in partnership with Georgia Public Broadcasting), and organizes the annual K-12 education program Georgia History Festival. Headquartered in Savannah with an office in Atlanta, GHS has over 6,000 members and nearly 200 affiliates in 80 counties."


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of the meeting minutes of the Georgia Historical Society from 1839-1868.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Georgia Historical Society, MS 3682. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Minutes 1(1)-32(24)
2Minutes 33(25)-68(56)
3Minutes 69(57)-117(101)
4Minutes 117(101)-166(142)
5Minutes 167(142)-218(185)
6Minutes 218(185)-259(218)
7Minutes 260(219)-337(290)
8Minutes 338(292)-407(355)
9Minutes 408(356)-456(402)