D. T. Singleton report cards

D. T. Singleton report cards

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Singleton, David Terrell, b.1831
Title: D. T. Singleton report cards
Dates: 1849 August, November
Quantity: 1.0 folder (2 report cards)
Coll. Number: ms642

Biographical/Historical Note

David Terrell Singleton (b. 1831) was the son of Dr. Joseph Singleton, Director of the U.S. Mint at Dahlonega, Georgia. He entered the freshman class at the University of Georgia in 1848 and was a member of the Demosthenian society, although he left the University after his junior year. He married Rebecca Louisa Griggs in 1854 and was a farmer by profession.

"David Terrell Singleton." Centennial Alumni Catalog. http://dlg.galib.uga.edu/centennialcatalog/s.html (Retrieved November 21, 2008)


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two University of Georgia report cards, dated August and November 1849, of D.T. Singleton. Listed on the report cards are grades for studies, fines for various offenses, absences from prayers, church, recitation, and rooms, and of the number of students in his class, how many have been more regular in their attendance. A handwritten summary at the bottom of page 3 (November 1849) states that Singleton is "inattentive to college duties & negligent in his studies."


Index Terms

Report cards--Georgia--Athens.
Report cards.
University of Georgia--Students.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

D. T. Singleton report cards, ms 642. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Report cards, 1849 August, November