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Georgia centenarian study archives

Georgia centenarian study archives

Descriptive Summary

Title: Georgia centenarian study archives
Creator: University of Georgia. Gerontology Center
Inclusive Dates: 1988-1991
Language: English
Extent: 13 Linear Feet 13 cartons
Collection Number: ms2828
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Institute [of Gerontology], formerly the Gerontology Center, was established in 1964 by an all-university committee commissioned by the President of the University. The Institute joined the College of Public Health in 2005. The Institute is charged to initiate, maintain, and collaborate in instruction, research, and outreach associated with aging and the aged.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of videotaped interviews with centenarians, based on the National Institute of Mental Health-funded project on centenarian research at the University of Georgia Gerontology Center.


Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Names are confidential, collection available for use and/or copying only with permission of the current Director of the Institute of Gerontology, or the Director of Hargrett Library, or his designee.

Preferred Citation

Georgia centenarian study archives, ms2828, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Centenarians -- Interviews.
Gerontology.
Interviews.
Video recordings.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Belle Boone Beard centenarian papers, ms1638, and Georgia Centenairian Study records, UA0139.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1Videotapes 003(T2)-160(T2)
 
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2Videotapes 155(T2)-283(T2)
 
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3Videotapes 288(T2)-402(T1)
 
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4Videotapes 403(T1)-415(T2)
 
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5Videotapes 416(T2)-432(T1)
 
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6Videotapes 433(T1)-452(T1)
 
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7Videotapes 453(T1)-467(T2)
 
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8Videotapes, inventory list
 
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9Videotapes
 
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10Videotapes
 
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11Videotapes
 
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12Videotapes
 
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13Videotapes and audiotapes, interviews about the project