Mildred Lewis Rutherford papers

Mildred Lewis Rutherford papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Rutherford, Mildred Lewis, 1852-1928
Title: Mildred Lewis Rutherford papers
Dates: 1883-1930
Quantity: 1.8 Linear feet (4 document boxes, 1 half box)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of Mildred Lewis Rutherford from 1883-1930. The papers include correspondence, manuscripts, printed materials, photographs, and clippings documenting Rutherford's activities as principal of the Lucy Cobb Institute (1880-1920), historian general of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) (1911-1916), the Children of the Confederacy, and with the Georgia Division of the UDC.
Coll. Number: ms41

Biographical/Historical Note

Mildred Lewis Rutherford (1852-1928) was an author and educator and resided in Athens, Georgia.

For more information, see the article "Mildred Lewis Rutherford (1851-1928)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)
Children of the Confederacy.
Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.).
Manuscripts (document genre)
Patriotic societies--Georgia.
Photographs.
Private schools--Georgia.
School principals--Georgia.
United Daughters of the Confederacy.
United Daughters of the Confederacy. Georgia Division.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Societies, etc.
Women--Education--Georgia.
Women--Georgia--Societies and clubs.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mildred Lewis Rutherford papers, MS 41. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

For related materials at the Hargrett Library, see also the Mildred Lewis Rutherford scrapbook collection, MS 1686, and the Stone Mountain papers, MS 2817.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Genealogy and biography

BoxFolder
11Series 1 Genealogy and biography
 

Series 2: Correspondence

BoxFolder
121883-1900
31901-1910
41912
51913
61914
71915
81916
91917
101918
111919
121920
131921
141922
151923
161924 January-June
171924 July- December
181924, no month
BoxFolder
211925
21926
31927
41928
51929
61930
7Undated
 

Series 3: Lucy Cobb Institute

BoxFolder
28Alumnae lists
9Papers
10Papers
 

Series 4: Manuscripts and Printed Material

BoxFolder
31Manuscripts
2Manuscripts
3Manuscripts
4Manuscripts
5Manuscripts
6Manuscripts
7Manuscripts
BoxFolder
41Miscellaneous
2Pictures
3Newspaper clippings
4U.D.C and C. of C.
5U.D.C and C. of C.
6Printed material
7Printed material
 

Series 5: Financial records

BoxFolder
51Account books
2Account books