Willis Henry Bocock papers

Willis Henry Bocock papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Bocock, Willis Henry, 1865-1947
Title: Willis Henry Bocock papers
Dates: 1880-1946
Quantity: 18.9 Linear feet (1 document box, 1 card file box, 15 scrapbooks in oversized boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of business and personal letters, 1860-1946 (and undated) reports, University forms, University extension lectures on Greek Drama, and approximately 600 manuscript cards in Greek and English concerning a translation of the Bible (New Testament gospels) done by Dr. Bocock. The collection also contains fifteen volumes of World War I scrapbooks, including an index. These scrapbooks contain clippings, printed material, a few letters, pictures, and maps. All pertain to World War I and the subsequent peace treaties.
Coll. Number: ms935

Biographical/Historical Note

Willis Henry Bocock (1865-1947) was for 56 years Professor of Greek at the University of Georgia. For 55 of those years, he was department head, filling the chair of Milledge Professor of Ancient Languages.


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Bible. English. N.T. Gospels.
Bocock, Willis Henry, 1865-1947 -- Correspondence
Cards (information artifacts)
Correspondence
Forms (documents).
Greek drama.
Scrapbooks.
University of Georgia.
World War, 1914-1918--Maps.
World War, 1914-1918--Pictorial works.
World War, 1914-1918.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Willis Henry Bocock papers, 1880-1946. MS 935. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Letters, 1880 - 1939
 
2Letters, no date
 
3Miscellaneous Papers
 
4Miscellaneous Papers
 
5Letters, 1940 - 1946
 
6University Extension Lectures
 
7Bound Notes
 
8Bound Volume of Irregular Verbs of Attic Prose
 
BoxItem
2Index Card to A Manuscript
 
OS BoxItem
31Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 1
 
OS BoxItem
41Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 2
 
OS BoxItem
51Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 3
 
OS BoxItem
61Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 4
 
OS BoxItem
71Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 5
 
OS BoxItem
81Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 6
 
OS BoxItem
91Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 7
 
OS BoxItem
101Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 8
 
OS BoxItem
111Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 9
 
OS BoxItem
121Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 10
 
OS BoxItem
131Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 11
 
OS BoxItem
141Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 12
 
OS BoxItem
151Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 13
 
OS BoxItem
161Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 14
 
OS BoxItem
171Bocock Scrapbooks World War I Vol. 15