Athens re-zoning petitions (Varsity corner)

Athens re-zoning petitions (Varsity corner)

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Athens Historical Society.
Title: Athens re-zoning petitions (Varsity corner)
Dates: circa 1963
Quantity: 3.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms899

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of petitions of the Athens Historical Society, the Society for the Preservation of Old Athens, and concerned citizens, to prevent the commercial zoning of Milledge Avenue from Broad Street north to Reese Street. Several hundred names are signed to the Citizens Signature Petition Offered printed in The Banner-Herald, Athens, Georgia, mimeographed petition sheets and letters, all protesting the re-zoning of "one of the South's best architectural assets."

Index Terms

Society for the Preservation of Old Athens (Athens, Ga.). -- History

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Athens re-zoning petitions (Varsity corner), ms899, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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