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1 Title:   Lucy Cobb Institute records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1857-1931  
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The collection consists of records of the Lucy Cobb Institute of Athens, Georgia from 1857-1931. Records include a record book containing stock accounts, minutes of the Trustees of the Lucy Cobb Institute, cash accounts, and the articles of agreement for forming a joint stock company to operate a select female high school in Athens. Loose material in the collection includes legal documents, financial records, correspondence, and minutes.
 
  Identifier:   ms1589  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Lucy Cobb Institute collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.)  
  Dates:   circa 1858-1940  
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The collection consists of materials relating to the Lucy Cobb Institute in Athens, Georgia, from approximately 1858-1940. The collection includes general material, alumnae correspondence, programs, photographs of school activities and students, newspaper clippings, and printed material. The collection also contains material relating to the Lucy Cobb Alumnae Association including a record book (1924-1940) with minutes and newspaper clippings relating to the Association of Lucy Cobb graduates.
 
  Identifier:   ms42  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Mildred Lewis Rutherford scrapbooks  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rutherford, Mildred Lewis, 1852-1928  
  Dates:   [circa 1858-1930]  
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The collection consists of scrapbooks of Mildred Lewis Rutherford from ca. 1858-1930. Two scrapbooks (1858-1908 and 1896-1901) pertain to the Lucy Cobb Institute and contain clippings, programs, printed material, handbooks, correspondence, and copies of the MESSENGER, a publication of the Institute. The other scrapbooks contain mainly clippings documenting current events in Georgia including information on the Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs.
 
  Identifier:   ms1686  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   Mary Ann Rutherford Lipscomb family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lipscomb, Mary Ann Rutherford, 1848-1918  
  Dates:   1855-1951  
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The collection consists of papers of Mary Ann Rutherford Lipscomb and the Lipscomb family from 1885-1951. Most of the collection consists of photographs of the Lipscomb family, the Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.), and the Tallulah Falls Industrial School (Ga.). The collection also contains notes and writings of Mary Ann Lipscomb as well as correspondence including letters from George Foster Peabody (1922) to Harry Hodgson of Athens, Georgia discussing education for African Americans and the university school system in Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms1485  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 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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6 Title:   Lucy Cobb Institute collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1858-1997  
  Contents:  
This collection contains photographs, correspondence, business records, scrapbooks, student records, and writing of Lucy Cobb Institute students, faculty, and administration.
 
  Identifier:   ms4244  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Cox College and Conservatory records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Bacon, Milton E., 1818-1886  
  Dates:   1853-1962  
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The collection consists of personal correspondence of the Bacon and Cox families and records relating to the Cox College and Conservatory and its predecessors, Cox College and Southern Female College. The personal correspondence is comprised mainly of letters (1853-1886) from Milton E. Bacon to his children. Written after his tenure at SFC, Bacon is living in Okolona, then Aberdeen, Mississippi where he is involved in female academies. The letters discuss mainly family news, emphasizing the education of his grandchildren and his current position. The collection also includes the personal correspondence of Charles C. Cox (1883-1905) mainly to and from his wife Alice Bacon Cox, his daughter Alice Cox, and his friend Clem P. Steed of Macon, Georgia. Also included are records relating to the Southern Female College (LaGrange, Ga.), Cox College (LaGrange and College Park, Ga.), and Cox College and Conservatory (College Park, Ga.) including college catalogs (1867-1922, with gaps); programs; newspaper clippings; scrapbooks (1857-1912, with gaps) containing programs, flyers, and newspaper clippings; and photographs of the Southern Female College and the Cox family.
 
  Identifier:   ms72  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Akehurst - Lines family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lines family  
  Dates:   1850-1914  
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The collection consists of correspondence and diaries of the Akehurst and Lines families from 1850-1914. The bulk of the correspondence contains letters between Jennie Akehurst, a teacher at Covington, Georgia and Sylvanus Lines of Fayetteville Georgia during their courtship (1857-1860) and married life (1861-1874). Topics discussed include family matters, life in Georgia, and news of relatives. Another portion of the correspondence consists of letters to and from Daisy Lines while teaching in Irvington, Georgia (1882-1898). Includes drafts of letters to and letters from Jerome Reneau, writing from Greene County, Alabama and Texas; correspondence to Jennie Lines; and correspondence from Daisy's aunt Anna Marie Akehurst Barham. Topics discussed include Reneau and Daisy's friendship, Reneau's farming in Alabama, social events, Daisy's teaching, and family news. The diaries were written by Jennie Akehurst Lines (1859-1861 and 1861-1871) and Anna Maria Akehurst Barham (1861-1871). Jennie's diary entries prior to 1861 mainly concern financial hardships and personal matters. Beginning in 1860, entries discuss the political climate, the 1860 election, abolitionists, and slavery. For 1861-1866, the diary contains information on Georgia's succession from the union, social life and living conditions during the Civil War, problems with slaves, and freedmen. Entries for 1866-1871 again mainly focus on personal matters. The Barham diary contains entries pertaining to the Female Orphans' Asylum (Macon, Ga.), where she was matron, the South's reaction to the Battle of Bull Run, economic and living conditions in Georgia during the Civil War, problems with Confederate currency, cotton planting both during and after the war, and problems hiring and supervising freedmen.
 
  Identifier:   ms73  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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