Ella May Thornton letters

Ella May Thornton letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Thornton, Ella May, 1885-
Title: Ella May Thornton letters
Dates: 1955-1964
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms767

Biographical/Historical Note

Ella May Thornton (1885-1971) was the State Librarian for the state of Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence between Ella May Thornton and John W. Bonner, Jr. regarding various papers Miss Thornton had given to the University of Georgia Libraries. Also included are letters from Norborne T. N. Robinson of the Congressional Digest, Washington, D.C., to Ella May regarding the questions Ella May had asked about General James Neil Bethune and John Bethune.

Index Terms

Reference services (Libraries)--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Ella May Thornton letters, ms767, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters, 1955-1964