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Dictionary of Georgia Biography collection

Dictionary of Georgia Biography collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Dictionary of Georgia Biography collection
Creator: Coleman, Kenneth
Inclusive Dates: 1980-1983
Language: English
Extent: 6 Linear Feet 12 document boxes
Collection Number: ms2307
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Kenneth Coleman was a professor of history at the University of Georgia and an authority on colonial and revolutionary Georgia. He wrote Georgia History in Outline (1955). For more information see the article Kenneth Coleman in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

This collection includes papers relating to the planning, editing, publication, etc. of the Dictionary of Georgia Biography, published as a celebration of the 250th anniversary of the founding of the state of Georgia. It includes Dr. Coleman's papers, correspondence and a manuscript of the dictionary.


Administrative Information

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Dr. Coleman, 1985.

Preferred Citation

Dictionary of Georgia Biography collection, ms2307, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 July 31.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Anniversaries -- Georgia.
Biographies.
Biography -- Dictionaries.
College teachers -- Georgia.
Editing.
Editors -- Georgia.
Georgia -- Anniversaries, etc.
Georgia -- Biography.
Georgia -- Centennial celebrations, etc.
Gurr, Charles Stephen
Historians -- Georgia.
Lane, Mills
Publishers and publishing -- Georgia.
Universities and colleges -- Georgia -- Athens.
Universities and colleges -- Georgia.
University of Georgia -- Faculty--Personal and professional papers
University of Georgia -- Students' notes
University of Georgia. Press
University press publications -- Georgia.
University presses -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

1. Authors

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11A
12A-Ak
13Al-Ar
14B-Barn
15Bart-Bon
16Bonn-Brad
17Braw-By
18C-Clan
19Clar-Cope
110Copp-Cu
111D-Det
112Dev-Dy
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21E
22F-Fr
23G-Gif
24Gil-Gu
25H-Hei
26Hen-Hi
27Ho-Hy
28I-J
29K
210L-Le
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31Ll-Lv
32M-Mar
33Mat-Mil
34Mim-Mor
35Mos-My
36N-O
37P-Q
38R-Rob
39Roq-Ru
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41S-Shan
42Shar-sn
43So-Steg
44Step-Sw
45T
46U-V
47W-We
48Wh-Wi
49Wo-Wy
410Y-Z
 

2. Manuscript

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51Preface
52A-Al
53Am-Ar
54At-Ax
55B-Barn
56Barr-Ber
57Bet-Bl
58Bo
59Br-Brooks
510Brown-Bry
511Bu-By
512C-Cam
513Can-Car
514Cas-Ch
515Cl
516Co-Col
517Com-Cox
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61Cr-Cu
62D-De
63Di-Do
64Du
65E-El
66Em-Ev
67F-Fi
68Fl-Fos
69Fou-Fu
610G-Ga
611Ge-Gol
612Goo-Gra
613Gre-Gw
614H-Harm
615Harp-Has
616Hat-Hay
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71He-Hew
72Hi-Hin
73Ho-Hop
74Hou-Hug
75Hul-Hy
76I
77J-Jen
78Jew-Joh
79Jon-Jor
710K-Kim
711King
712Kn-Ku
713L-Lam
714Lan-Lee
715Lee-Lip
716Lit-Lon
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81Lov-Ly
82M-McC
83McI-Man
84Mar-Meh
85Mei-Mill
86Milt-Mus
87N
88O
89P-Pem
810Pen-Pi
811Pl-Pr
812R-Re
813Ri-Ru
814S-Sha
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91She-Sl
92Sm-Sn
93So-Sta
94Ste
95Sti-Sy
96T-Ta
97Te-Th
98Ti-To
99Tr-Tw
910V
911W-Wa
912We-Wh
913Wi-Woodl
914Woodr-Wr
915Y-Z
 

3. Subject files

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101Agriculture
102Architects
103Atlanta
104Augusta
105Bantists
106Blacks
107Boards, Editorial and Advising
108Business-industry
109Contributors (deadline)
1010Contributors
1011Editing
1012Editing
1013Editing
1014Editing
1015Educators
1016Expenses
1017Financing
1018Fine Arts
1019Government-Military
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111Indians
112Individual information
113Kibler, James
114Lists (contributors)
115Lists (cont.)
116Lists - additions & deletions
117Lists - authors assigned
118Lists - special
119Lists - unassigned/delayed
1110Lists - unassigned
1111Macon
1112Medicine
1113Newspaper
1114Others
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121Planning
122Politicians
123Possible authors
124Post-publication
125Preface notes
126Reject responses
127Religion
128Reviews
129Science/Technology
1210Student paper - Cates
1211Student paper - Davis
1212Student paper - Harper
1213Student paper - O'Neal
1214Student paper - Rowland
1215Student paper - West
1216Suggestions, authors
1217Thomas, Kenneth A.
1218Women