Emily Woodward papers

Emily Woodward papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Woodward, Emily, 1885-1970
Title: Emily Woodward papers
Dates: 1916-1957
Quantity: 4.8 Linear feet (5 document boxes, 2 half boxes, 2 oversized boxes; 3 microfilm reels)
Abstract:The collection consists of the papers of Emily Woodward from 1916-1957. Includes correspondence, programs, invitations, speeches, radio scripts, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks. The correspondence deals primarily with her involvement in the Georgia Press Association, Georgia Forestry Association, the Women's Committee of the National Democratic Party, and the Georgia State Public Forum. The collection includes letters from Ellis Arnall, Sandy Beaver, Martha Berry, Charles Crisp, Walter George, Corra Harris, Margaret Mitchell, George Foster Peabody, E.D. Rivers, Eleanor Roosevelt, Clifford Walker, and William A. White. The scrapbooks cover the years 1940-1950 and contain newspaper clippings, programs, notices, and magazine articles.
Coll. Number: ms62

Biographical/Historical Note

Emily Barnelia Woodward (1885-1970 was an author, editor of the Vienna News from 1916 to 1932, and director of the Georgia State Public Forum.

For more information, see the article "Emily Woodward (1885-1970)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Arnall, Ellis Gibbs, 1907-1992
Beaver, Sandy, 1883-1969
Berry, Martha, 1866-1942
Crisp, Charles Robert, 1870-1937
Democratic Party (Ga.).
Forums (Discussion and debate)
George, Walter F., (Walter Franklin), 1878-1957
Georgia Forestry Association.
Georgia Press Association.
Georgia State Public Forum.
Georgia--Politics and government--1865-1950.
Georgia--Politics and government--1951-
Harris, Corra, 1869-1935
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949
Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938
Rivers, Eurith Dickinson, 1895-1967
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962
Scrapbooks.
Walker, Clifford, 1877-
White, William Allen, 1868-1944
Women in politics--Georgia.
Women journalists--Georgia.

General Notes

3 microfilm reels (35 mm.) (Only correspondence from box 1-3 is recorded on the microfilm.)

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

Emily Woodward papers, MS 62. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Provenance

Miss Emily Woodward, Vienna, Georgia


Related Material

Related materials located in other repositories: Emily Woodward papers, Emory University, Robert W. Woodruff Library, MARBL.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Correspondence

The correspondence is available on microfilm reels 1-3. The reel numbers correspond to the box numbers- i.e., correspondence from Box 2 is located on Reel 2.
BoxFolder
11Editor of the Vienna News, 1916
21918
31919
4Charles R. Crisp House of Representatives, 1920
5Wm J. Harris, U.S. Senate, officer Georgia Press Association, 1921
6Walter George for Senate, 1922
71923
81924
9Gov. Clifford Walker-Support O.W. Underwood for President, 1925
10Cora Harris, 1926
11Cora Harris- First Ga. Press Institute delegate - Houston Democratic Convention, 1928, January-April
12Eleanor Roosevelt, 1928 May-June
13Gov. Hardman, 1928 July-December
14Planning press institute at UGA, 1929 January-February
15Jere Pound, president Georgia State Teacher's College, 1929 March-April
16Birthday greetings- received doctor of Letters, 1929 May-July
17Delegate Chicago Democratic Convention, 1932
181933
191934
20Gov. Eugene Talmadge Martha L. Berry, 1935
21G. F. Peabody, Walter George, book Empire, 1936
22John Marsh, 1937 January-April
231937 May-July
Microfilm: Reel 1 covers all Correspondence in Box 1 [Microfilm reel: ms62-1]
BoxFolder
21John Drewry, 1937 August-September
2Ga. State Public Forum Leader, 1937 October-December
31938
4Peggy Mitchell, 1939 January-June
5Medora F. Perkeson, 1939 July-December
6Mitchell, Moina Michael, 1940
71941
81942
9Mitchell, Gov. Ellis Arnall, 1943
101944 January-July
111944 August-September
12Perkerson, Beaver, Arnall, 1944 October
131944 November-December
14Beaver, 1945 January-February
15S. V. Sanford, Arnall, Harmon Caldwell, 1945 March-June
16Beaver, Caldwell, O. C. Aderhold, 1945 July-December
171946 January-April
18Beaver, 1946 May-June
191946 July-August
Microfilm: Reel 2 covers all Correspondence in Box 2 [Microfilm reel: ms62-2]
BoxFolder
31Beaver, 1946 September-October
21946 November-December
3Beaver, Leadership Training Athens, 1947 January-May
4UGA, 1947 June
5UGA, 1947 July
61947 August-December
7UGA, Caldwell, Honorary Doctor's degree LaGrange College, 1948
81949
9Gov. Herman Talmadge, 1950
101957
111964
12Dorothy Dix, undated
13undated
14Birthday Cards
15Invitations
Microfilm: Reel 3 covers all Correspondence in Box 3 [Microfilm reel: ms62-3]
 

Series 2: Addresses, writings, etc.

BoxFolder
41Agriculture
2American civilization
3American way of life
4American way of life
5Britain
6Citizenship
7Civitan
8Community action
9Democracy
10Democracy
11Democracy
12Democracy
13Democracy
14Democracy
15Education
16Education
17Education
18Forestry
19Forums
20Forums
21Freedom
22Gardens
23Georgia
24Georgia
25Georgia
26Georgia
27Georgia
28Georgia. Government
29Georgia. Government
30Georgia. Government
31Georgia. Health
32Georgia. Social problems
33Graduation
34Graduation address, 1948
35JFAM
36JFAM
37Japan
BoxFolder
51Leadership
2Libraries
3Literature
4The Press
5Propaganda
6Social order
7The South. Economic conditions
8The South. Economic conditions
9South America
10Sunday school class
11Women
12Youth in democracy
BoxFolder
61-11Miscellaneous addresses, writings, etc.
BoxFolder
71-3Miscellaneous addresses, writings, etc.
 

Series 3: Printed Material

BoxFolder
74Newspaper clippings, 1922
5Newspaper clippings, 1926
6Newspaper clippings, 1927
7Newspaper clippings, 1936
8Newspaper clippings, 1943
9Newspaper clippings, 1946
10Newspaper clippings, 1947
11Newspaper clippings, 1950
12Newspaper clippings, 1951
13Newspaper clippings, 1953
14Newspaper clippings, 1954
15Newspaper clippings, Undated
16Magazine articles, etc., 1922-1951, undated
17Programs, 1920-1937
18Programs, 1939-1957 undated
 

Series 4: Photographs

BoxFolder
719Series 4 Photographs
 

Series 5: Scrapbooks

Box
8Scrapbook no. 2, 1940-1944
Georgia Press Institute
Box
9Scrapbook no. 1, 1940-1944
Scrapbook no. 3, 1946-1950