Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries

Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Gannon, Nell Upshaw
Title: Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries
Dates: 1933-1973
Quantity: 1.6 Linear feet (4 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms883

Scope and Content Note

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.

Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs.
Cuba--Description and travel.
Women travelers--Georgia.
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, ms883, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

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