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1 Title:   Athens-Clarke County Mayor's Office collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Athens-Clarke County (Ga.). Office of the Mayor  
  Dates:   1854-1988  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of photographs of Athens mayors from 1861-1905, photographs of Athens scenes from 1854-1988, and a map of Athens, Georgia with lightly colored wards, circa 1970. The collection also includes an American flag containing 48 stars.
 
  Identifier:   ms3410  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   H.K. Stanford collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stanford, Henry King, 1916-2009  
  Dates:   1936-1937  
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The collection consists of 14 German posters, 1 diary transcript, 1 Nazi flag-banner, and 3 playbills from performances in Heidelberg, Germany. All of these items were collected by Dr. Henry King Stanford during his studies at the University of Heidelberg between September of 1936 and July of 1937. The accession folder for this collection also contains Stanford's narrative translations of the posters, as well as photocopies of three postcards and one Coca-Cola Nazi-era beer mat.
 
  Identifier:   ms2674  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Frederick W. Benteen collection addendum  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1833-1978  
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The collection consists of photographs of family members and military friends of Frederick W. Benteen. His commission paper is included as well. It is dated 1864 November 23 and commissions him to brigadier general. Also includes is a bound, gilt-edged album of religious pictures; the folded American flag that draped the coffin of Mrs. Anita Benteen Mitchell), Benteen's graddaughter, in 1978; and a tattered American flag that appears to be a 10th Missouri Cavalry flag, flown during the Civil War and was donated after the initial gift in 1973.
 
  Identifier:   ms770a  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   United Confederate Veterans/United Daughters of the Confederacy artifacts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   United Confederate Veterans  
  Dates:   1898-1988  
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The collection consists of 1. a poem on cork and leaflet "Confederate Cross of Honor" ; 2. metal dress hate badge of United Confederate Veterans, Macon, Ga. ; 3. three reunion buttons (two with ribbons) for 1898 and 1909 conclaves and five associated ribbons ; 4. United Daughters of the Confederacy small oval framed painting of Confederate flags, 1900 ; 5. souvenir poster of the 44th annual reunion of the United Confederate Veterans ; 6. gavel made of native cedar given to the U.D.C. president general by the State of Arkansas ; 7. gavel made of wood from the home of Alexander H. Stephens and presented to the U.D.C by Robert R. Gunn with typed sheet stating these facts.
 
  Identifier:   ms1062  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   456th Antiaircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett Library  
  Dates:   1939-2009  
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The collection consists of materials documenting various aspects of the unit's history - training, unit actions, causalities, commendations, diaries and recollections. Some soldiers kept personal items from the Army or items they acquired while in service, such as immunization records, post cards, a parachute, iron cross and German flag. There are over 500 photographs, most of which are identified, and copies of campaign maps from the European theatre with unit positions marked and an attached narrative related what action took place in these locations. Following the war, unit reunions have been held at regular intervals and materials from these gatherings are present in the collection. It is anticipated that more material will be added to the collection in the future. Contributors to this collection include George Marshall, James T. Dunn, John W. Talley, and many others.
 
  Identifier:   ms2839  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Mike Cheatham papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cheatham, Walter Malcolm (Mike), 1932-2013  
  Dates:   1900-2011  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of Cheatham's research and writing on topics such as the Coca-Cola Bottling Company, the life of former Martin Marietta (now Lockheed Martin) CEO Thomas G. Pownall, and athletics. The collection also features his research on other topics, often related to southern history, as well as his newspaper sportswriting and transcripts of radio commentary. Research-related materials include his notes, correspondence, and photocopies of sources. A small portion of the collection contains personal writing and correspondence.
 
  Identifier:   ms3735  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   University of Georgia Arch 9/11 Memorial collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   University of Georgia  
  Dates:   2001 September 11, 2002, 2004  
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The collection consists of 20 boxes of materials, including candles and candle-holders (largest component by volume), myriad original and copied textual materials, posters, photographs, flags, lanterns, license plates, ceramics, medallions, jewelry, small fabric arrays and perishable floral offerings. The floral and candle components were sampled, and inscriptions in-situ were photographed. Among the more significant items is a sketchbook turned into a book of inscriptions where passers-by could share their thoughts. The collection also includes smaller additions of materials left at the Arch on the first and second anniversaries of the event (2002 and 2003).
 
  Identifier:   UA0074  
  Repository:   University of Georgia Archives  
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8 Title:   Georgia memorabilia  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett Library  
  Dates:   1800s-1900s  
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The collection consists of miscellaneous memorabilia and relics related to the State of Georgia and Georgia relics. Included are a tattered Confederate flag given to University President Harmon Caldwell in 1947 (allegedly of 1863 Georgia origin, but found not to be authentic); wire-rim glasses from Ballard's opticians of Atlanta; silver plate butter knife made by Geo. Sharp, Jr. of Atlanta; Dahlonega (Georgia) mementos including two commemorative tokens and a miniature pan with a small piece of gold ore; a curl; a lock of hair supposed to be Button Gwinnett's; a watch fob stamped 1G3; a medical instrument; a box of miniature Georgia state flags; pine needles formed into a bow from the Barrow collection; a brick from Old Wesleyan; Stone Mountain Confederate Memorial granite; a 1925 Stone Mountain memorial coin; and a Fulton County Centennial medal 1854-1864.
 
  Identifier:   ms1116  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Rayburn Moore family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Moore, Rayburn S., 1920-  
  Dates:   1914-1988  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of biographical information, correspondence from family and friends, Army papers, printed material, photographs, and artifacts. The correspondence includes World War II letters to Rayburn Moore from his family and friends and World War I letters from Max Moore in England to his wife. Max was a sergeant in the American Expeditionary Forces, Hospital Unit T, Medical Department. The artifacts include a World War II Army uniform, a World War I blue star banner, dog tags, medals, a man's watch, and an American flag.
 
  Identifier:   ms3345  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   Robert Scott Davis collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Davis, Robert Scott, 1954-  
  Dates:   1844-2009  
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The collection consists of mostly photocopied articles from various historical agencies, some original correspondence, maps, photographs, and newspaper articles relating to subjects Mr. Davis has written about. Included are materials about Georgia's participation in the Texas Revolution; Charles Cole Hind and Aetna Insurance; and miscellaneous Georgia material (especially historic Georgia houses). The first deposit relates to Georgia's participation in the Texas Revolution. There is general soldier information, rosters, maps, flags, and photographs, plus specific information on James W. Fannin and William A. Ward. The Charles Cole Hind and Aetna Insurance material concerns Georgia and Alabama. Mrs. Hind, as the insurance representative, made pre-Civil War building insurance surveys in the two states; xeroxes of the surveys are in this collection. There is also a copy of the book of instruction for agents & a bound copy of The 100 Years of Fire Insurance..., the history of Aetna from 1819-1919. Finally, selections from the miscellaneous Georgia material include: information about the Harris-Pearson-Walker House in Augusta, Carter's Quarters (National Register house) in Murray County, gold mining in Georgia, and materials gathered on the history of Clinton and other places in Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms2549  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Joseph Mackey Brown papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Watson, Thomas E. (Thomas Edward), 1856-1922  
  Dates:   1843-1926  
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The collection consists of personal and business correspondence, legal papers, writings, letterbooks, and other miscellaneous items. The bulk of this material deals with family lawsuits concerning the estates of Joseph E. Brown (father of Joseph M.) and Julius L. Brown (brother of Joseph M.). Box 1 includes letters written by Joseph M. Brown (1909-1926, mainly drafts and typescripts) Theodore Roosevelt, Hoke Smith,S. V. Sanfor, and Thomas Watson. Also in this box are a few of Brown's writings on military history of the Civil War, as well as his views on labor unions. Box 2 consists of legal documents and correspondence to and from other people, including other Brown family members. Boxes 3 and 4 contain letterbooks of Julius L. Brown and cover the periods 1894-1895 and 1908-1910.
 
  Identifier:   ms27a  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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