Hoke Smith O'Kelley papers

Hoke Smith O'Kelley papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: O'Kelley, H. S., (Hoke Smith)
Title: Hoke Smith O'Kelley papers
Dates: 1944-1945
Quantity: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 369 to MS 391 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of 2 letters written by Hoke O'Kelley while he was stationed overseas during World War II and two newspaper obituaries of Mrs. W.R. O'Kelley and Reverend Artemas Franklin O'Kelley. The letters concern ex-servicemen benefits.
Coll. Number: ms373
Location: 32108050743973

Biographical/Historical Note

Hoke Smith O'Kelley (1895-1969) was born in Loganville (Ga.). He was a lawyer, mayor of Loganville, and five time candidate for governor of Georgia. He served in both World War I and World War II.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

O'Kelley, Artemas Franklin
O'Kelley, H. S., (Hoke Smith) -- Correspondence
O'Kelley, W. R., Mrs.
Postemployment benefits.
Retired military personnel.
World War, 1939-1945.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hoke Smith O'Kelley papers, 1944-1945. MS 373. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.