Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. Papers, Series XIV: Old ListsRobert Grier Stephens, Jr. Papers, Series XIV: Old Lists

Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. Papers, Series XIV: Old Lists

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. Papers, Series XIV: Old Lists
Creator: Stephens, Robert Grier, Jr., 1913-2003
Dates: 1967-1973
Extent: 1.0 box (1 linear foot)
Collection Number: RBRL/177/RGS
Repository: Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Abstract: Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. Papers, Series XIV: Old Lists contains lists of people in various work categories (accountants, bankers, etc) or members of various organizations, which indicates how Stephens kept track of constituents. The series is arranged alphabetically by subject. For other lists see II. General, Lists.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. was born in Atlanta, Georgia on August 14, 1913. He attended public school, graduating from Boys’ High School in 1931, and he received an A.B. (1935), M.A. (1937), and LL.B. (1941) from the University of Georgia. Stephens enlisted in the Army in September 1941 and served in Germany until March 1946. He was released from active duty with the rank of lieutenant colonel, his last assignment being on the legal staff of Justice Robert Jackson at the Nuremberg trials of major Nazi war criminals. After being discharged from the Army, Stephens returned to the states and taught at the Georgia Law School from 1946 to 1947. He served as Athens’ city attorney (1947-1950) before being elected as a member of the Georgia State Senate (1951-1953). Stephens went on to serve as a member of the Georgia State House of Representatives (1953-1959). In 1960, he campaigned, as a Democrat, and was elected to the 87th U.S. Congress where he served until January 3, 1976. Stephens died on February 20, 2003, in Athens, Georgia and is buried in Oconee Hill Cemetery.

Scope and Content

This series contains lists of people in various work categories (accountants, bankers, etc) or members of various organizations, which indicates how Stephens kept track of constituents. The series is arranged alphabetically by subject. For other lists see II. General, Lists.

Organization and Arrangement

The series is arranged in chronological order


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Preferred Citation

Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. Papers, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Georgia, 30602-1641.

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Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared by Russell staff, 2008.


Related Materials

Access Points

Georgia--Politics and government--1951-
Legislators--United States.

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Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

XIV. Old Lists

Scope and Content: This series contains lists of people in various work categories (accountants, bankers, etc) or members of various organizations, which indicates how Stephens kept track of constituents. The series is arranged alphabetically by subject. For other lists see II. General, Lists.
BoxFolder
11Accountants, 1968
12America Federation of Government Employees, 1966
13American Legion, 1970
14Associated Industries of Georgia, 1965-1966
15Athens Area Industrial Management Group, 1967
16Athens and Augusta Chambers of Commerce, 1966
17Augusta Clubs and Organizations, 1971
18Bankers (1), 1964-1966
19Bankers (2), 1971
110Calendar List, 1966
111Chamber of Commerce, 1973
112Chamber of Commerce- Walton County, 1970
113Clarke Federal Savings and Loan Company, 1970
114Coliseum Club- The University of Georgia, 1965
115Congress- 87th Club Members, 1966
116County Agents, 1964
117Creeds, 1968
118Dairies, 1966
119Department of Family and Childrens Services, 1965
120Democratic Executive Committee, 1967
121Democratic Members House of Representatives, 89th Congress, 1965
122Vocational Agriculture and Home Economics Teachers, 10th District, 1966
123Egg Producers- 10th District, 1968
124Engineers, Consulting, 1970
125Farm Bureau Presidents and Members, 1964
126Farmers Home Administration, 1970
127Federal Reserve Board, 1970
128Georgia University Faculties- History, Law, Political Science, 1964
129Georgia Railroad Bank and Trust Company, 1970 January
130High School History and Government Teachers, 1964
131Homebuilders- Housing Mailing List, 1966
132Industrial Management Group, 1972
133Jaycees- Athens, 1967
134Kiwanians- In Congress District of Georgia Directory, 1965
135Kiwanis Club of Augusta, 1966
136Lawyers- 10th District, 1966
137Libraries- 10th District, 1966
138Livestock Officers, 1967
139Manufacturing Companies, 1967-1968
140Sears Managers, Members 87th Congress, Athens Historical Society Members, Athens Civitan Club Committees, 1963-1968
141Negro Leaders Augusta and Athens, 1964
142Newton County Voters, 1966
143Oconee Area Planning and Development Commission, 1964
144Organizations- The University of Georgia, 1968
145Postmasters and Rural Carriers, 1966
146Phi Beta Kappa- The University of Georgia Faculty, Staff, Others, 1966
147Printers- 10th District, 1966
148Rural Electrification Administration List, 1966
149Representatives and Senators, 1966
150Rotary Club- Athens, 1966
151Savings and Loan, 1972
152School Bus Drivers- 10th District, 1966
153Soil Conservation- 10th District, 1966
154Teachers (by county), 1966
155Real Estate Dealers, 1965-1966
156School Teachers- 10th District, 1966
157Veterans, 1973
158Veterans list, 1966
159Veterans Administration Hospitals- Government Employees List, 1966
160Veterinarians, 1973
161The Woman’s College of Georgia- Faculty and Staff, 1966-1967
162Woodmen of the World, 1966