Christine D. Lambert PapersChristine D. Lambert Papers

Christine D. Lambert Papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Christine D. Lambert Papers
Creator: Lambert, Christine Davis
Dates: 1963-2009
Extent: 1.0 box (.25 linear feet)
Collection Number: RBRL/048/CDL
Repository: Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Abstract: This collection documents the public activities of Christine D. Lambert, wife of E. Roy Lambert, former senator and legislator of Georgia. This collection includes various records which recognize the activities and accomplishments of Christine Lambert such as: certificates of achievement and recognition, clippings from The Morgan County Citizen, and photographs of Christine and Roy Lambert at various events with different politicians from Georgia.

Collection Description

Historical Note

Christine Davis Lambert is a graduate of Georgia State and has been involved as a board member and chairman of several organizations including the Madison-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce Foundation, The Georgia Historical Society, The State Botanical Garden of Georgia, The National Trust for Historic Preservation, The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation, Morgan County Historical Society, Magnolia Garden Club, and the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Georgia. Lambert was married to E. Roy Lambert from 1954 until his death in 2008. E. Roy Lambert was senator for Georgia from 1955 to 1956 and again in 1961 to 1962. He was a member of the Georgia House of Representatives until retiring from politics in 1985 to become president of the Bank of Madison and was senior partner of Lambert, Reitman, and Abney, LLC.

Scope and Content

This collection is comprised of various records such as letters and certificates recognizing the activities and accomplishments of Christine Lambert as a private citizen of Madison, Georgia and member of several cultural heritage foundations. This collection also includes clippings from The Morgan County Citizen in particular detailing the Bicentennial celebration for Madison, Georgia which Lambert was actively involved with. Also included in this collection are photographs of Christine and Roy Lambert at various events and with different politicians from Georgia.

Organization and Arrangement

Folders are arranged loosely by subject and then chronologically.


Administrative Information and Restrictions

Preferred Citation

Christine D. Lambert Papers, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Georgia, 30602-1641.

User Restrictions

Library acts as "fair use" reproduction agent.

Copyright Information

Before material from collections at the Richard B. Russell Library may be quoted in print, or otherwise reproduced, in whole or in part, in any publication, permission must be obtained from (1) the owner of the physical property, and (2) the holder of the copyright. It is the particular responsibility of the researcher to obtain both sets of permissions. Persons wishing to quote from materials in the Russell Library collection should consult the Director. Reproduction of any item must contain a complete citation to the original.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared by Russell staff, 2012.


Related Materials

Access Points

Georgia--Social life and customs--20th century.
Georgia--Social life and customs--Photographs.
Madison, Georgia.
Morgan County (Ga.)
Women--Georgia--Societies and clubs.

Related Collections in this Repository

E. Roy Lambert Papers


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

BoxFolder
11[Letter from Robert G. Stephens, Jr., Introduction Speech by Chris Lambert], 1965
12[Certificate for Georgia Congress of Parents and Teachers], 1968
13[Christine and Roy Lambert Awards and Endowments], 2008-2009
14[Certificates], 1981-2002
15[Board of Advisors: Georgia Historical Society, The State Botanical Garden of Georgia], 1997, 2000-2001
16[Georgia Women in Historic Preservation], 2000
17[House Resolution 935 – Recognition of Georgia Women in Historic Preservation], 2002 January 20
18[Clippings], 1967-2009
19[Madison Bicentennial], 1987, 2007-2009
110[Clippings about Madison Bicentennial], 2008-2009
111[Holiday Cards from Roy and Chris Lambert], undated
112[Golden Wedding Anniversary Invitation, The Tale of the Critters, Fax from Roy Lambert’s Office], 2004, 2008
113[Morgan County Sesquicentennial Button], 1957
114[Democratic National Convention Badge], 1988 July 20
115Mrs. Carl Siemon Sr. and Chris Lambert at Morgan County Industry Day, 1963 October 8 (Extent: 1 (5x5) b/w)
116Chris Lambert at Stay and See Georgia Event, undated (Extent: 3 (4x5) b/w)
117Chris Lambert with Cathy Cox, undated (Extent: 2 (4x6) color)
118Chris and Roy Lambert, undated (Extent: 1 (2.5x3.5) b/w)
119Chris and Roy Lambert with Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, circa 1970s (Extent: 1 (8x10) color)
120Chris and Roy Lambert welcoming Japanese visitors, 1979 (Extent: 1 (3x5.5) b/w)
121Candid image of Roy Lambert, circa 1987 (Extent: 3 (3.5x4.5) color)
122Roy Lambert with Max Cleland, circa 1990s (Extent: 1 (4x6) color)
123Chris Lambert with Governor Zell Miller and unidentified people, 1993 September (Extent: 7 (8x10) color)
124Chris Lambert with Governor Roy Barnes and unidentified women, 1999 February (Extent: 1 (8x10) color)