Access Your Account

HomeSearch CollectionsBrowse by SubjectBrowse by Collection CreatorBrowse by Collection Title
Sorted by:  
Page: Prev  ...  6 7 8 9 10   ...  Next
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series II: Business 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, II. Business files consist of Governor Hardman's business and personal papers from 1880 to 1956. The Commerce Office files subseries include such topics as temperance, the 1904 Jackson County primary election returns, Hardman's campaign expenses for 1914, Georgia State College of Agriculture finances, dam and water mill specifications, land surveys, tuberculosis treatments, and monthly reports from the Hardman Roller Mills. The General correspondence files feature miscellaneous materials related to Hardman's multiple business and personal interests. Highlights include a petition for a wage increase by Harmony Grove Mills workers in 1917, papers documenting Hardman's medical experiments with Indian hemp (cannabis indica) as an anesthetic, and correspondence concerning the planning and subsequent dedication of a monument to Dr. Crawford W. Long. Finances includes cancelled checks, tax returns, and asset reports. The Ledgers subseries contains business ledgers for Harmony Grove Orchards, Lake Alcoyne Farm, the Hardman Estate, and the Hardman Plantation. The Lamartine Hardman, Jr. papers document his activities at Harmony Grove Orchards, personal correspondence, and minutes from the Sarepta Baptist Association. The J. N. Griffin files contain correspondence and bills relating to mutual business interests held by Governor Hardman and his father-in-law, Mr. J. N. Griffin.
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series III: Political 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series III: Political files are divided into two subseries. The General files include correspondence, speeches, financial records, and newspaper clippings relating to Governor Hardman's gubernatorial campaigns. There are also fragmentary accounts of the 1894 campaign for State Senator. The most prolific records are from the 1926 and 1928 gubernatorial campaigns. The County files were kept in the campaign years 1926 and 1928 and are arranged alphabetically then chronologically by county. The majority of correspondence consists of mass-mailings to the electorate. There is also some correspondence between the candidate and his supporters.
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series IV: Legislative 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Hardman was very active during his tenure in the Georgia House of Representatives and the State Senate. Co-authoring Georgia's Prohibition bill and sponsoring the Conner Act, which established the Georgia College of Agriculture, are among as his primary accomplishments. However, Hardman also introduced or sponsored other important legislative measures. He sponsored legislation creating the State Board of Health, petitioned Congress to authorize a federal commission to conduct a drainage survey of Georgia farmlands, and introduced a bill making rudimentary civic and agricultural education mandatory in Georgia public schools. The files in this series contain correspondence relating to these and other legislative matters from Hardman's terms in the House (1902-1906; 1909-1910) and State Senate (1907-1908). Papers from his last term in the House are not included. The series is comprised of four subseries: correspondence, bills, speeches, and general information. Arrangement is chronological.
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series IX: Scrapbooks 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series IX: Scrapbooks consist primarily of newspaper clippings kept by Mrs. Hardman and office staff on Governor Hardman's political career. The earliest scrapbooks contain clippings on the Hardman family, Hardman's medical career, and his early political career in the House and Senate. Later scrapbooks document Mrs. Hardman's activities as first lady and her interests after her husband's death in 1937. Mrs. Hardman's personal scrapbooks contain nuptial announcements for her four children and souvenirs from her 1953 world tour with the General Federation of Women's Clubs. There are also duplicate, loose newspaper clippings.
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series V: Governor 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Lamartine G. Hardman was elected governor of Georgia in 1926 and again in 1928 (term 1927-1931). The Governor series consists of correspondence and material pertaining to political appointments, bills, speeches, and miscellaneous information used by Governor Hardman. In these files researchers can locate information relating to the initial phase of reorganizing the state government (a process completed under Hardman's successor, Richard B. Russell, Jr.), health care issues, education, and Governor Hardman's interest in fingerprinting and phrenology. For additional information on Hardman's gubernatorial years, the researcher should also review Emma G. Hardman's diaries (Series VII. Family) and Scrapbooks (Series IX.).
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series VI: Medical 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series VI: Medical consists largely of journals and ledgers kept by Governor Hardman during his years as a physician. The earliest material in this series dates from his period as a post-graduate medical student in New York City and London, England (1883-1890). Also included are medical journals and ledgers, patient expense books, and miscellaneous notes from Governor Hardman's private medical practice and the Hardman Sanatorium, one of the first fully equipped medical centers in northeast Georgia, founded by Governor Hardman and his brother Dr. W. B. Hardman in 1899. Arrangement is chronological by subject.
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series VII: Family 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Mrs. Hardman (Emma Wiley Griffin) maintained the majority of family-related papers in this series. Included are early photographs of Governor Hardman, genealogical information, courtship letters, and marriage congratulations. This series also contains various family letters from 1908 to 1953, letters and cards of sympathy on the death of Hardman in 1937, Mrs. Hardman's household financial papers, material documenting her world tour in 1953, and cards received during her illness in 1953. Her obituaries from several newspapers were added to the file. Additional family correspondence for the years 1927 to 1933 can be found in Series V. Governor, B. Office Correspondence.
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series VIII: General 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series VIII: General series consists of five subseries. World War I activities includes papers concerning Hardman's role as U.S. Fuel Administrator for the state of Georgia from 1916 to 1919. Personal Correspondence contains a wide range of material from the 1890s to 1926, including a folder of courtship letters from Rosa Taylor, correspondence concerning the unveiling of the memorial to Dr. Crawford Long, contracts, and speeches. Personal Interests contains miscellaneous publications, agricultural brochures, maps and church-related documents. Vault Papers consists of bank deposit books and financial statements. Publications includes information on public schools, speeches by others, and miscellaneous pamphlets. The 25 May 1944 issue of the Commerce News contains a feature on the 50th anniversary of Harmony Grove Mills. There are papers on prohibition, agriculture and education mixed throughout the series. Further documentation on these subjects can be found in Series IV. Legislative and Series V. Governor.
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series XII: Maps and Architectural Drawings 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series XII: Maps and Architectural Drawings consists of six large maps of Georgia. The architectural drawing blueprints consist of sixty-three separate items. Included are blueprints and plats for the Hurricane Shoals Water and Power Plant, the State Capitol in Atlanta, the Hardman residences, and the land holdings of the Hardman family. A very rare lithograph, Bird's Eye View of Pelham, Georgia, published by Fowler and Downs, Morrisville, PA in 1908, is especially noteworthy.
Collection Title:  Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series XIII: Audiovisual Materials 
Creator:  Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Lamartine G. Hardman Collection, Series XIII. Audiovisual Materials includes four Edison discs and two Victor 78rpm shellac phonodiscs, containing commercially released music.
Collection Title:  Lee W. Webb, Jr. Collection of Richard B. Russell Letters 
Creator:  Webb, Lee W., 1914-1995.
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Three letters from Senator Russell to Lee Webb, Jr. in response to Webb's request for help with a claim against the Veteran's Administration.
Collection Title:  Leeman Anderson Collection of Masonic Lodge Records 
Creator:  Anderson, Leeman, 1899-1969
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  The Leeman Anderson Collection of Masonic Lodge Records documents the activities of two masonic lodges, Erin Lodge, No. 70, in Meriwether County, Georgia, and Hollonville Lodge, No. 70, in Pike County, Georgia, which were active from the middle of the 19th century into the early part of the 20th century
Collection Title:  Leeman Anderson Collection of Masonic Lodge Records 
Creator:  Anderson, Leeman, 1899-1969
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  The Leeman Anderson Collection of Masonic Lodge Records documents the activities of two masonic lodges, Erin Lodge, No. 70, in Meriwether County, Georgia, and Hollonville Lodge, No. 70, in Pike County, Georgia, which were active from the middle of the 19th century into the early part of the 20th century
Collection Title:  Lewis R. Morgan Papers 
Creator:  Morgan, Lewis R., 1913-2001.
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Chambers papers of Judge Lewis R. Morgan. Papers document Judge Morgan's thirty-five-year judicial career with the United States District Court, 1961-1968, and the United States Fifth and Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, 1968-1996. Includes case files (typically opinions, briefs, judicial memoranda, reports, administrative forms and correspondence), dockets, bench books, case indexes, correspondence, printed opinions, committee files, charge books and notes, newsclippings, photographs, and maps. Of note are Judge Morgan's files relating to highly publicized cases, such as Wallace Butts v. Curtis Publishing Company, civil rights cases heard in District Court in Georgia and the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits, and materials relating to the split of the Fifth Circuit into the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits in 1981.
Collection Title:  Linton B. West, Sr. Collection 1930 Georgia Gubernatorial Campaign Materials 
Creator:  West, Linton Burnside, Sr., 1894-1988.
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  The collection consists of newspapers and printed materials concerning the Georgia gubernatorial election of 1930.
Collection Title:  M. Louise McBee Papers 
Creator:  McBee, Mary Louise, 1924-
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  The M. Louise McBee Papers documents the political activities of Louise McBee who served as a democratic legislator in the House of Representatives from 1991 until 2004. Prior to serving as a legislator for Athens-Clarke County, McBee was an educator and held administrative positions at the University of Georgia from 1963 until 1988. At UGA, Dr. McBee held positions as: the Dean of Women, the Dean of Students, the Assistant Vice President for Instruction, and the Vice President of Academic Affairs. This collection includes records of McBee’s activities as a legislator. Records include correspondence and research files as well as files relating to different legislative committees McBee served on. Topics covered in this collection includes: the HOPE scholarship, higher education, Teachers’ Retirement System, Gay Marriage Amendment, Georgia World Congress Center, transportation, and issues relating to Athens-Clarke County. This collection also includes some personal files, photographs, and artifacts.
Collection Title:  M. Louise McBee Papers, Series VIII. Audiovisual Materials 
Creator:  McBee, Mary Louise, 1924-
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  M. Louise McBee Papers, Series VIII. Audiovisual Materials includes seven VHS videocassettes and one compact disc.
Collection Title:  Mableton (GA) Coal Company Account Book 
Creator:  Adair, Rufus
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  This collection consists of one ledger belonging to Rufus Adair whose family owned the Mableton Coal Company after it was owned by the family of Georgia Governor Roy Barnes.
Collection Title:  Mack F. Mattingly Papers, Series X. Audiovisual Materials 
Creator:  Mattingly, Mack Francis, 1931-
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  Mack F. Mattingly Papers, Series X. Audiovisual Materials includes betacam videocassettes, DVDs, audiocassettes, digital audio tape (DAT), microcassettes, quarter-inch open reel audio tapes, Umatic videocassettes, and VHS videocassettes documenting campaign ads, speeches, press appearances, and policy-related activities.
Collection Title:  Malcolm C. Tarver Papers 
Creator:  Tarver, Malcolm Connor, 1885-1960.
Requires cookie*
Abstract:  The collection consists of twenty pieces of Malcolm Tarver's correspondence from 1944, at which time he served as a Democrat representing Georgia's Seventh District in the United States Congress.
Page: Prev  ...  6 7 8 9 10   ...  Next