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1 Title:   Children of the Confederacy, Ellen A. Crawford Chapter (Athens, Ga.) scrapbooks  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Children of the Confederacy. Ellen A. Crawford Chapter (Athens, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1934-1943  
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The collection consists of scrapbooks of the Ellen A. Crawford Chapter (Athens, Ga.) of the Children of the Confederacy from 1934-1943. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, brochures, programs, and memorabilia relating to the activities of the organization and the Civil War.
 
  Identifier:   ms1562  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Daughters of the American Revolution, Henry Walton Chapter (Madison, Ga.) records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Daughters of the American Revolution. Henry Walton Chapter (Madison, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1909-2015  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of material facilitating the operation of the Henry Walton Chapter (Madison, Ga.) of the Daughters of the American Revolution as well as documentation of activities and programming. Included are meeting minutes from 1910 to 1995 and 2008 to 2012, administrative papers and correspondence, newspaper clippings concerning the D.A.R. from the 1920s to 2015, and some printed programs, yearbooks, and rituals.
 
  Identifier:   ms1676  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Daughters of the American Colonists. Georgia Society  
  Dates:   1919-1983  
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The collection consists of minutes, applications for membership, programs, yearbooks, financial records, and scrapbooks. The collection documents the activities of the organization and contains information on Georgia as a colony.
 
  Identifier:   ms2140  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   United Confederate Veterans collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   United Confederate Veterans  
  Dates:   1891-1906  
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The collection consists of records relating to the United Confederate Veterans from 1891-1906 and contains mostly correspondence among the officers of the organization concerning procedures, policies, reunions, and officers. Includes letters of John B. Gordon, Stephen D. Lee (General commanding), William F. Mickle (Adjutant General and Chief of Staff), Thomas H. Edgar (Adjutant to Mickle), M.R. Turner, Olive Steele, George W. Gordon, H.W. Graber, A.W. Hutton, and Phillip H. Fall.
 
  Identifier:   ms23  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   United Daughters of the Confederacy, Laura Rutherford Chapter 88 (Athens, Ga.) records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   United Daughters of the Confederacy. Laura Rutherford Chapter No. 88 (Athens, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1895-2001  
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The collection consists of records of the Laura Rutherford Chapter (Athens, Ga.) of the United Daughters of the Confederacy from 1895-1948. Includes scrapbooks (1928-1958, with gaps), writings and speeches of Mildred Lewis Rutherford, Cross of Honor applications and recipients, a dues ledger (1921-1926), and a few minutes (1913-1929, 1934-1936). The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, brochures, programs, and memorabilia relating to the activities of the organization and the Civil War.
 
  Identifier:   ms1561  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   United Spanish War Veterans Dept. of Georgia records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   United Spanish War Veterans. Dept. of Georgia. Auxiliary  
  Dates:   1891-1966  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of records documenting the activities of the Georgia Dept. as well as the national chapter, and the Georgia Auxiliary including correspondence; minutes; annual reports; newspaper clippings; printed material such as programs, proceedings, and handbooks; and scrapbooks. Includes records of the Oscar J. Brown Auxiliary (Athens, Ga.), the Archie Butts Camp No. 5 (Augusta, Ga.), and the records of Bertha A. Gossett, president of the Georgia Auxiliary.
 
  Identifier:   ms2371  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Alice Doster papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Doster, Alice, 1917-1994  
  Dates:   1950-1970  
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The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, administrative records, and convention materials relating to Doster's participation in auxiliaries of the American Veterans of World War II and Korea (AMVETS), Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the American Legion in Clarke County, Georgia as well as state and national organizations.
 
  Identifier:   ms2910  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Mildred Lewis Rutherford papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rutherford, Mildred Lewis, 1852-1928  
  Dates:   1883-1930  
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The collection consists of papers of Mildred Lewis Rutherford from 1883-1930. The papers include correspondence, manuscripts, printed materials, photographs, and clippings documenting Rutherford's activities as principal of the Lucy Cobb Institute (1880-1920), historian general of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) (1911-1916), the Children of the Confederacy, and with the Georgia Division of the UDC.
 
  Identifier:   ms41  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Eunice Williams Reed papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Reed, Eunice Williams, 1876-  
  Dates:   1883-1951  
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The collection consists of papers of Eunice Williams Reed from 1883-1951. The papers pertain primarily to Reid's work with the Laura Rutherford Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) and with the Georgia Division of the UDC. Includes correspondence, speeches relating to the UDC and the history of the Civil War, printed material, newspaper clippings, programs and scrapbooks. The collection also contains a scrapbook of newspaper clippings and letters (1918-1919) from Albon W. Reed while serving in France during World War I and two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings pertaining to World War II.
 
  Identifier:   ms140  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   David Wilson Meadow family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Tifton, Albert, -1957  
  Dates:   1891-1970  
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The collection consists of papers of the David Meadows family of Clarke and Madison Counties, Georgia from 1891-1970. Includes correspondence, legal documents, financial records, and photographs. The bulk of the materials pertain to William King Meadow's legal activities with the firms Shackleford and Meadow (Athens, Ga.), Shackleford and Shackleford (Athens, Ga.) and King and Spalding (Atlanta, Ga.) and correspondence pertaining to Meadow's involvement with the American Legion and the organization of units in Georgia. The collection also contains correspondence from William King Meadow during his World War I service in France, correspondence from Berry T. Moseley of Danielsville (Ga.) mainly to Meadow regarding legal activities; materials relating to Albert Tifton's activities as an agent with the Internal Revenue Service; and cash books, receipts, and check stubs for the firm of Shackleford and Meadow. Other correspondents include Howell Cobb, Hilda Meadow Tifton, and Susie Meadow.
 
  Identifier:   ms1558  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   William Harden family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Harden family  
  Dates:   1826-1936  
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The collection consists of correspondence, legal documents, genealogical materials, clippings, as well as speeches and writings of William Harden. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence to William Harden or Judge Edward J. Harden. Included are a series of letters from George Michael Troup to Dr. W.C. Daniels writing from Milledgeville, Georgia and Washington, D.C. discussing state rights, Georgia land surveys, public education, tariffs, the nullification issue, and Indian affairs.
 
  Identifier:   ms2349  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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12 Title:   Branch family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Branch family  
  Dates:   1830-1961  
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The collection consists of the papers of the Branch family of Savannah, Georgia from 1830-1961. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence between Charlotte Sawyer Branch and her sons John L., Sanford W., and Hamilton McDevil Branch, who served mainly in the 8th Georgia Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. The letters describe the 1st Battle of Bull Run, the death of John, the subsequent capture of Sanford (who had stayed with his dying brother), the Seven Days Battle, the 2nd Battle of Bull Run, and the Battle of Gettysburg, where Sanford was wounded and captured again. Hamilton transferred to the 54th Georgia Infantry Regiment and writes about the regiment's involvement in the Atlanta Campaign, particularly the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain. He also writes from Mississippi, Alabama, and Tennessee while serving with Nathan Bedford Forrest.
 
  Identifier:   ms25  
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13 Title:   William Harden family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Harden, William, 1844-1936  
  Dates:   1826-1936  
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The collection consists of the papers of William Harden and the Harden family of Savannah, Georgia from 1826-1936. The papers include correspondence, legal documents, genealogical materials, clippings, as well as speeches and writings of William Harden. The bulk of the collection (1844-1936) consists of correspondence to William Harden or Judge Edward J. Harden. Letters to William Harden pertain to Georgia history and family genealogy as well as letters documenting Harden's duties as Secretary of the Sons of the Revolution (Savannah, Ga.) and as Librarian for the Georgia Historical Society (Savannah, Ga.). Correspondence to Judge Edward Jenkins Harden discusses Georgia politics and law cases. Notable correspondents include Joseph Henry Lumpkin, Charles Colcock Jones, Jr., and Caroline Miller. Also includes correspondence of other family members including John Maxwell Harden, Edward T. Harden, and Ann Harden Morse. Of particular interest, are a series of letters (1826-1857, with gaps) from George Michael Troup to Dr. W.C. Daniels of Savannah (Ga.). Writing from Milledgeville (Ga.) and Washington (D.C.), Troup's letters discuss Georgia and U.S. politics, state rights, Georgia land surveys, public education, tariffs, the nullification issue, and Indian affairs.
 
  Identifier:   ms878  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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