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Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers

Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers
Creator: Georgia Association for Women in Education
Inclusive Dates: 1928-1988
Language: English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet 2 document boxes
Collection Number: ms2646
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Georgia Association for Women in Education (GAWE) was founded as the Georgia Association of Women Deans, Administrators, and Counselors, an affiliate of the national association, NADAC, founded in 1916. GAWE is a professional organization committed to expanding and enhancing educational opportunities, programs, and services for women in the public and private sector. Georgia Association for Women in Education website - Who we are http://www.aug.edu (Retrieved May 5, 2009)

Dr. M. Louise McBee served six terms in the Georgia General Assembly. Ms. McBee held several posts with the University of Georgia, including dean of women, associate dean of students, dean of students, assistant vice president for instruction, associate and senior associate vice president for academic affairs, and acting vice president for academic affairs. McBee was a Fulbright scholar and authored or co-authored numerous books and scholarly articles. She retired from the University in 1988 and moved into the next phase of her life climbing Mt. Everest and was, at the time, the oldest woman to climb higher than 18,000 feet. McBee was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives from Clarke County in 1993 and served 6 terms before retiring from the General Assembly of Georgia in 2004.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, conference materials, newsletters, minutes. All of the material is of an administrative nature and dates from minutes recorded in 1928. Included is the correspondence of several members including State Rep. Louise McBee who served as president while at the University of Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers, ms2646, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 September 11.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Administrative records.
Correspondence.
Georgia Association for Women in Education -- Records and correspondence
McBee, Mary Louise -- Correspondence
Minutes (administrative records)
Newsletters.
Women deans (Education) -- Societies, etc. -- Georgia.
Women in education -- Societies, etc. -- Georgia.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related collections held by the University Archives: Louise McBee papers, UA97-074.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Battaglia, Carmelo
 
12Clippings
 
13Colorado-Wyoming Association for Women Administrators and Counselors
 
14Conference, 1979 April
 
15Conference, 1979 October
 
16Constitution and By-Laws
 
17Correspondence, 1935-1972
 
18Correspondence, 1973-1978
 
19Correspondence, 1979
 
110Correspondence, 1980
 
111Correspondence, 1981
 
112Correspondence, 1982-1986
 
113Financial records
 
114Letterhead, printed material
 
115Member recruitment
 
116Member rosters, 1962-1982
 
117Member surveys
 
118Minutes, 1928-1964
 
119Minutes, 1965-1975
 
boxfolder
21Minutes, 1976-1980
 
22Minutes, 1981-1983
 
23Minutes, 1984-1988
 
24National Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors
 
25NAWDAC, Manual of Operations
 
26Newsletters, 1963-1983
 
27Newsletters, layout
 
28Officers (Executive Committee)
 
29Programs, 1961-1974
 
210Programs, 1975-1985
 
211Projects
 
212Thompson, Kathryn
 
213Time Management
 
214Yearbooks