Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries

Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Gannon, Nell Upshaw
Title: Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries
Dates: 1933-1973
Quantity: 1.6 Linear feet (4 document boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of diaries of Nell Upshaw Gannon from 1933-1973. The entries mainly discuss Gannon's daily activities with much emphasis on social events in Athens (Ga.) including visits and visitors and her involvement in various women's clubs. Also includes descriptions of vacations and trips, particularly the World's Fair in Chicago and a trip to Cuba.
Coll. Number: ms883

Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century.
Cuba--Description and travel.
Diaries.
Women travelers--Georgia.
Women--Georgia--Diaries.
Women--Georgia--Societies and clubs.
World's Columbian Exposition. (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)

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

Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxItem
11Diary, 1933
 
2Diary, 1934
 
3Diary, 1935
 
4Diary, 1936
 
5Diary, 1937
 
6Diary, 1938
 
7Diary, 1939
 
8Diary, 1940
 
9Diary, 1941
 
10Misc.
 
BoxItem
21Diary, 1942
 
2Diary, 1943
 
3Diary, 1944
 
4Diary, 1945
 
5Diary, 1946
 
6Diary, 1947
 
7Diary, 1948
 
8Diary, 1949
 
9Diary, 1950
 
10Diary, 1951
 
11Diary, 1952
 
BoxItem
31Diary, 1953
 
2Diary, 1954
 
3Diary, 1955
 
4Diary, 1956
 
5Diary, 1957
 
6Diary, 1958
 
7Diary, 1959
 
8Diary, 1960
 
9Diary, 1961
 
10Diary, 1962
 
11Diary, 1963
 
BoxItem
41Diary, 1964
 
2Diary, 1965
 
3Diary, 1966
 
4Diary, 1967
 
5Diary, 1968
 
6Diary, 1969
 
7Diary, 1970
 
8Diary, 1971
 
9Diary, 1972
 
10Diary, 1973
 
11Family Financial Report, 1937