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Cobb-Dorsey-Weltner family papers

Cobb-Dorsey-Weltner family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Cobb-Dorsey-Weltner family papers
Creator: Hargrett Library
Inclusive Dates: 1870-1980
Language: English
Extent: 4 Linear Feet 5 boxes, 2 oversized Folders
Collection Number: ms4155
Repository: Hargrett Library
Location: The ivory pendant and the portraits are housed off-site at Main Library Storage. Contact Hargrett Library to request these items.

Collection Description

Scope and Content

This collections consists of papers, photographs, and genealogical records pertaining to the Cobb, Dorsey, and Weltner families. Many of the materials focus on Jasper Newton Dorsey, his wife Callender Weltner Dorsey, and their children, John Tucker Dorsey II and Sally Hull Dorsey, although many other prominent members of all three families are represented in the collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cobb-Dorsey-Weltner family papers, ms4155, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Cobb family
Cobb, Marion McHenry Lumpkin, 1822-1897
Cobb, Thomas Reade Rootes, 1823-1862
Dorsey family
Dorsey, Jasper N.
Families -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Families -- Georgia -- Photographs.
Families -- Georgia.
Family papers.
Weltner family

Related Collections in this Repository

See also: Jasper Dorsey collection, ms2125, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related audiovisual materials from this collection are housed in the Walter J. Brown Media Archive: http://purl.libs.uga.edu/brown/har-ms4155/bmac-coll


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Correspondence , 1890-1899, 1930-1989
 
12Genealogy & family history
 
13Certificates
 
13Brochures
 
13Family writings
 
13T.R.R. Cobb house artistic drawing
 
13Jasper Newton Dorsey Easter card
 
14Bell System 30th anniversary photographs
 
14Photographs of portraits
 
15Retirement photographs, 1978
 
15Photographs of the home of Judge John T. Dorsey
 
14-6Family photographs
 
17Materials from Cobb Homes of Athens scrapbook
 
18Warrantee Deed between Marion McHenry Cobb and Robert L. Bloomfield - selling T.R.R. Cobb house to Bloomfield, 1873 May 19
 
box
2Baby scrapbook for Callender Hull Weltner (2), 1915
 
2Lambertville, New Jersey scrapbook
 
2Callender Hull Weltner Dorsey bride scrapbook (2)
 
2Family lineage record book
 
2Jasper N. and Callender Dorsey family photograph album
 
2John Tucker Dorsey II baby book
 
2Composition book belonging to Philip Weltner, esq. - Chronicles of the Meyer Weltner family
 
2Scrapbook with cover image of A.L. Hull house (empty)
 
box
3Framed photographs (small)
 
3Photograph album (small)
 
box
4Two silver covered dishes - engraved with "M. Mc. H. Cobb, February 22, 1861"
 
4One silver serving spoon - engraved with "M M C"
 
4A set of 12 fish knives - engraved with "M M C"
 
4Lace from Callender McHenry Cobb Hull's wedding dress
 
boxfolder
51Dorsey family history
 
52Hull - Cobb family history
 
53Robertson family history
 
54Weltner family history
 
55Printed materials - family history
 
56Ledger, 1881-1882
 
57Photographs - Dorsey family
 
58Photographs - Hull family
 
59Photograph - Callender Grieve portrait
 
510Photographs - unidentified
 
511Annie Dorsey
 
512John Dorsey
 
513Jasper Dorsey
 
514Tucker Dorsey
 
515Sally Dorsey Danner
 
516Photographs - Jasper Dorsey and family
 
517Photographs - Jasper Dorsey - Southern Bell golf event
 
518Photographs - events, publicity
 
519Photographs - Carnival events
 
520Carnival Ball programs, 1985-1991
 
oversized_folder
1Oversized photograph of unidentified group of men
 
1Oversized photograph of unidentified man
 
1Oversized genealogical record (2)
 
1Drawing of T.R.R. Cobb
 
1Photograph of T.R.R. Cobb house
 
1Photograph of James W. Robertson, Adjutant General of Georgia on his 73rd birthday (2), 1903 August 12
 
oversized_folder
2Oversized family trees
 
item
1Oversized family tree
 
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MLSIvory pendant
 
MLSPortrait of Augustus Longstreet Hull
 
MLSPortrait of William Robertson
 
MLSPortrait of the Seal of the Confederate States of America
 
MLSPortrait of young girl - ivory
 
MLSPicture of T.R.R.Cobb
 
MLSPortrait of Marion McHenry Cobb
 
MLSPortrait of Callender McHenry Cobb Hull on wedding day