M. Louise McBee Papers

M. Louise McBee Papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: M. Louise McBee Papers
Creator: McBee, Mary Louise, 1924-2021
Inclusive Dates: 1940-2010
Language(s): English
Extent: 54 box(es) (49 linear feet, including 619 photographs and 1.5 megabytes)
Collection Number: RBRL146LM
Repository: Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Abstract: The M. Louise McBee Papers documents the political activities of Louise McBee who served as a democratic legislator in the House of Representatives from 1991 until 2004. Prior to serving as a legislator for Athens-Clarke County, McBee was an educator and held administrative positions at the University of Georgia from 1963 until 1988. At UGA, Dr. McBee held positions as: the Dean of Women, the Dean of Students, the Assistant Vice President for Instruction, and the Vice President of Academic Affairs. This collection includes records of McBee's activities as a legislator. Records include correspondence and research files as well as files relating to different legislative committees McBee served on. Topics covered in this collection includes: the HOPE scholarship, higher education, Teachers' Retirement System, Gay Marriage Amendment, Georgia World Congress Center, transportation, and issues relating to Athens-Clarke County. This collection also includes some personal files, photographs, and artifacts.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Mary Louise McBee was born on June 15, 1924 in Strawberry Plains, Tennessee. She holds degrees from East Tennessee State University, Columbia University, and Ohio State University. Prior to joining the University of Georgia, Dr. McBee taught English in the Netherlands as a part of the Fulbright Scholarship Program. McBee also taught physical education in Virginia for three years, and served as the Dean of Women at East Tennessee State University for two years before joining UGA in 1963. At UGA, Dr. McBee served as the Dean of Women, the Dean of Students, the Assistant Vice President for Instruction, and the Vice President for Academic Affairs. In 1968, she served as the Dean of Women for Chapman University's World Floating Campus program.

In 1988, Dr. McBee retired from the University of Georgia and participated on an expedition to Mt. Everest.

In 1991, McBee ran for a seat in the Georgia House of Representatives representing Athens-Clarke County. Representative McBee served on and chaired several committees, including the Appropriations Committee, the Retirement Committee, the World Congress Center Overview Committee, and the Women's Legislative Caucus. She was elected Head of the Education Committee and contributed to the beginnings of the HOPE Scholarship in addition to working on several House Bills related to higher education. McBee was also instrumental in supporting pension plans including the Teachers' Retirement System as well as advocating against the development of a landfill in Arcade, Georgia.

After serving five unopposed terms, Representative McBee retired from the General Assembly in 2004. She has continued to serve the Athens-Clarke County community through her membership on several local organizations including the Athens League of Women Voters, the Athens-Clarke County Chamber of Commerce, the Athens-Clarke County Hospital Authority, the Salvation Army Board, the Youth Empowerment System of Athens, the Arch Foundation, and the Red Cross. She has been recognized and awarded for her services and accomplishments, such as the Outstanding Alumnae Award from Eastern Tennessee State University, the University of Georgia Blue Key Award, Athens Woman of the Year, and the Second Annual Eldridge McMillan Lifetime Achievement Award. McBee passed away on March 2, 2021 at the age of 96.

Scope and Content

The M. Louise McBee Papers documents the political career of Louise McBee who served in the Georgia House of Representatives from 1991 until 2004. The records in this collection reflect McBee's activities as a legislator for Athens-Clarke County including papers regarding specific legislation and participation in various legislative committees. The collection also includes records documenting McBee's career as an administrator for the University of Georgia as well as personal papers. There is some overlap between series, in particular between Series I. Legislative and Series II. Chronological. The types of records in this collection includes correspondence, research files, copies drafts of State and House Bills, legislative records, campaign materials, photographs, and artifacts.

Organization and Arrangement

M. Louise McBee Papers is organized into eight series: I. Legislative, II. Chronological, III. Correspondence, IV. Political, V. Personal, VI. Photographs, VII. Artifacts, and VIII. Audiovisual, which can be found in a separate finding aid here.

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

These papers are open for research use.

Series I. Legislative contains digital files. To access these files, please request the folders you would like through the finding aid using your research account. An archivist will be in contact with you to explain how to access the files. Please note that not all file formats are currently supported by the library for research use.

Preferred Citation

M. Louise McBee Papers, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Georgia, 30602-1641.

Processing Notes

Clippings and thermofax papers have been copied onto bond paper for protection of content. Oversized materials, photographs, and audiovisual materials have been separated for preservation purposes.

User Restrictions

Library acts as "fair use" reproduction agent.

Copyright Information

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Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2012.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

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Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection

Robert E. Argo, Jr. Papers

Related Collections in Other Repositories

The Edith L. Stallings and Louise McBee (Dean of Women 1947-1974) Papers, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

The Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Louise McBee Papers c. 1968-1988, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Georgia Association for Women Deans, Administrators and Counselors papers, ms 2646, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Georgia Commission on the Status of Women, ms 2045, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Clarke County Board of Education papers, ms 3179, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


I. Legislative

19 box(es)
(17.0 linear feet and 1.5 megabytes)
This series contains legislative-related files which include correspondence, memoranda, notes, clippings, and bill drafts for legislation McBee was involved with. The records in this series represent legislation specifically relating to Athens-Clarke County as well as the state of Georgia. This series is organized into two subseries: A. Subject Files and B. Committees.
Subseries B. Committees contains digital files. To access these files, please request the folders you would like through the finding aid using your research account. An archivist will be in contact with you to explain how to access the files. Please note that not all file formats are currently supported by the library for research use.

A. Subject Files

(460.0 folders)
This subseries is comprised of subject files organized into two sections: Athens/Clarke and Alphabetical files. The Athens/Clarke section includes files pertaining to issues around Athens-Clarke County such as: education, county redistricting, medical system, elections, regional public libraries, and transportation. The Alphabetical files include files relating to legislation and issues around Georgia and Athens-Clarke County such as: higher education, transportation, health care, elections, taxes, and same-sex marriage.
1. Athens/Clarke, 1992-2004
I.11Civic Center, 1992-1993
I.12Classic Center, 1998-2003
I.13Classic Center HB 1743, 2002
I.14Clarke County Schools [equipment needs], 1995
I.15Athens School Board HB 1148, 1997
I.16School Board - Clarke County pay raise, 1999-2000
I.17Clarke County School Board legislation, 2001
I.18School Board redistricting, 2001-2002
I.19Clarke County school board salaries, 2001
I.110Granny House [Athens Department of Family and Children Services], 1998-1999
I.111Granny House, 1999
I.112Athens RYDC [Regional Youth Detention Center], 2003
I.113Athens Regional Youth Detention Center, 2004
I.114Clarke County Health District, 2000
I.115Clarke County - Municipal Court, 1997
I.116Athens Regional Medical Center, 2001
I.117Athens Clarke County, 2000-2001
I.118Clarke County Department of Human Resources, 2001
I.119Athens Justice Project (folder 1 of 2), 2000-2003
I.120Athens Justice Project (folder 2 of 2), 2000-2003
I.121Athens Justice Project, 2001-2004
I.122Athens Justice Project Board of Directors, 2003-2005
I.123Justice Project, 2006
I.124Police Department - Clarke County, 1999
I.125Nonpartisan Elections Clarke County, 1999
I.126Clarke Redistricting Request, 2002
I.127Clarke County Charter changes HB 1053, 2002
I.128Clarke County Charter HB 793, 2001
I.129Athens Clarke County [legislation], 2002-2003
I.130[Clarke County Mentor Program], 1998-2000
I.131Athens-Clarke County establishing Board of Elections and Registration HB 1055, 2001
I.132Tax break - Clarke County, 2000-2001
I.133Nancy Denson - Magistrate Municipal Court - Mobile Home Decal HB 134, 2000-2002
I.134Clarke County (folder 1 of 2), 2002
I.135Clarke County (folder 2 of 2), 2002
I.136ACC Mayor/Commissioners, 2003
I.137Athens Clarke, 2004
I.138Clarke County, 2003-2004
I.21Landfill Arcade (folder 1 of 2), 1995-1997
I.22Landfill Arcade (folder 2 of 2), 1995-1997
I.23[Landfill Arcade] (folder 1 of 2), 1996-1997
I.24[Landfill Arcade] (folder 2 of 2), 1996-1997
I.25Arcade [landfill], 1997-1998
I.26[Athens] Council on Aging Campaign (folder 1 of 2), 2004-2005
I.27[Athens] Council on Aging Campaign (folder 2 of 2), 2004-2005
I.28[Athens] Family and Children Services, 1992-1993
I.29Athens/Clarke County, 1996
I.210Athens Clarke Industrial Authority HB 323, 2003
I.211Local legislation [Athens-Clarke County Industrial Development Authority], 2002-2003
I.212Athens-Clarke, 2003
I.213Clarke County School Board, 2002
I.214Athens Rental Registration, 2002-2003
I.215Press Conference ACE-GELI, 2002
I.216Athens Area Psychological Association, 2003
I.217Georgia School Council Guidebook, 2004
I.218Board of Education - Adequate Yearly Progress, 2003-2004
I.219Land Trust [Oconee River], 2000
I.220Athens Land Trust, 2003
I.221Dr. Winfield Abbe [letters to Athens Banner Herald regarding Athens and UGA], 2001-2002
I.222Buddy Hargreaves Project [Oconee Forest Park], 1996
I.223Athens Tech, 1995-1996
I.224Athens Technical College, 2001
I.225Athens Transit System, 2002-2003
I.226Commuter Rail, 1995-1998
I.227Passenger Rail Authority, 1998-1999
I.228[Georgia Rail Passenger], 1999
I.229Athens-Atlanta Corridor Research, 1999-2000
I.230Rail Passenger Bill [Athens-Atlanta Corridor Study], 2000
I.231NS [Norfolk-Southern] Rail Corridor, 2002
I.232Rail Journal, 2002
I.31Athens Regional legislation HB 1537 [nursing homes], 1999
I.32Athens Regional Library [funding], 1999
I.33Library - Raise Up Georgia [funding], 1999
I.34Pines Regional Library Request, 2000
I.35Athens Regional Library, 2000
I.36State Libraries, 2000
I.37Athens Regional Library, 2001
I.38Public Libraries, 2002
I.39Regional Libraries, 2003-2004
2. Alphabetical Files, 1995-2007
I.41President Adams resolution HR 739, 1997
I.42ADAP [Aids drug assistance program], 1999-2003
I.43Adoptions, 1995-2004
I.44Affirmative Action, 1998-1999
I.45Alcohol, 1999
I.46Alcohol tax, 2002-2003
I.47American Jewish Committee, 1999-2001
I.48Animal bill, 2002
I.49Anti-Smoking, 2001
I.410AP tests private schools HB 544, 1999-2002
I.411John Appleton [Chaplain of the House], 1999-2000
I.412Association of General Contractors - Woodall G. Driver, 1998
I.413AARP, 2000-2001
I.414Athletic Association support for Title IX, 2000
I.415Athletic Training HB 1083, 2002
I.416Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, 2000
I.417Auditory Integration Practice, 1993-1995
I.418Autism [state plan], 1998
I.419Ballot access, 2002
I.420Ballot reform, 2000
I.421Bear Creek Reservoir, 2001
I.422Bike Athens, 2000
I.423Billboards [electronic billboards], 2001-2002
I.424Bio-containment Center [Athens], 2003
I.425Bio-terrorism, 2003
I.426Books for Babies, 1999-2003
I.427Books for Babies, 2002-2004
I.428Books for Babies, 2004-2005
I.429Breast Cancer Project HB 1335, 1999-2000
I.430Brooks litigation [Tyrone Brooks v. Board of Elections], 1993
I.431Campaign Finance Reform, 1997
I.432Cancer - cigarette tax (folder 1of 2), 1991-1997
I.433Cancer - cigarette tax (folder2of 2), 1991-1997
I.434Cancer - Medical College of Georgia, 2000
I.435Cancer Research Program HB 1335, 1999-2000
I.436Carroll, Priscilla [planned parenthood and sex education], 1994-1999
I.437CASA [Court Appointed Special Advocates], 1992-1993
I.438Cell phones, 2002
I.4392000 Census, 1990-2000
I.440Certainty in Sentencing, 2002
I.441Charter Schools, 2000-2002
I.442Child Advocate Office, 2000
I.443Child Protective Services, 1999-2001
I.444Child Protective Services Task Force, 2000
I.445Christian Coalition, 1999
I.446Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction, 2001
I.447Civics Day HR 362, 1997
I.51Civil War, 2001-2000
I.52College tuition - pre-pay HB 1189, 1998-2001
I.53Collegiate Athletic Disciplinary Study Committee, 2002
I.54Common Cause Georgia, 1994
I.55Common Law Marriage, 1995-1996
I.56Communities in Schools [Neil Shorthouse], 2000
I.57Community Connection, 2002-2004
I.58Community Health, 2001
I.59Conference of the States, 1995
I.510Continuing Care Retirement, 1999
I.511Cooperative Extension Service, 1999-2000
I.512Coroner's salary HB 74, 1998-1999
I.513Council for the Arts, 2001
I.514Council for the Arts, 2003
I.515Deer Problem, 2000-2002
I.516Dekle - Animal Abuse, 1992
I.517Democratic Caucus, 1993-1995
I.518Democratic Party, 2001
I.519Democratic Women's Caucus, 2002
I.520Developmental Disabilities, 2001
I.521Domestic Partners, 1999-2003
I.522Drugs, 2001
I.523DUI law change (Ed Tolley), 1997-1998
I.524DUI Study Commission, 2000
I.525Education, 1990-1991
I.526Education Accountability Office, 2000-2002
I.527Education Policy Primer, 2002
I.528Don Edward resolution HR 738, 1997
I.529Electronic version - state documents HB 1358 passed 2/28, 1999-2000
I.530Elkins Hospital Liens, 2001
I.531Equipment Trust Fund, 1992-1994
I.532Ethics Committee, 1993-1994
I.533Ethics in Government, 2002
I.534Ethics legislation, 2000
I.535Excellence in public service, 2003
I.536Family and Consumer Science Co-op, 1998-1999
I.537Family and Consumer Science - UGA, 1998
I.538Family Connection, 1995
I.539Family Connection, 2001
I.540Family relations, 1998
I.541Fanning Institute, 2000
I.542Fathers are Parents Too, 1993-1997
I.543Female circumcision, 1994
I.544Flint River, 2003
I.545Foothills AHEC [Area Health Education Center] Report, 2001-2003
I.546Foothills Area Education Center, 2004-2005
I.547Foreign language education, 1997-1998
I.548Funeral Directors - licensing HB 132, 1996-1997
I.61Galileo Day resolution, 2000
I.62Gas deregulation, 2000-2003
I.63[Gay marriage amendment] SR 595, 2004
I.64Vote yes, SR 595, gay marriage, 2004
I.65SR 595 - vote no gay marriage amendment (folder 1 of 2), 2003-2004
I.66SR 595 - vote no gay marriage amendment (folder 2 of 2), 2003-2004
I.67[Vote no on SR 595 - gay marriage] (folder 1 of 2), 2004
I.68[Vote no on SR 595 - gay marriage] (folder 2 of 2), 2004
I.69Vote yes - Athens residents [SR 595 gay marriage], 2004
I.610G-CAPP [Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention], 1996
I.611GCAPP [Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention], 1996
I.612[GA-316 Research Park] Linear Research Park, 1998-1999
I.613GA-316 University Parkway, 2001
I.614GA-316 Joint Study Committee (folder 1 of 2), 2001-2002
I.615GA-316 Joint Study Committee (folder 2 of 2), 2001-2002
I.616GA-316 [University] Parkway, 2003-2004
I.617Georgia Cancer Alliance (folder 1 of 2), 2000-2002
I.618Georgia Cancer Alliance (folder 2 of 2), 2000-2002
I.619GAE ACE/NIP [Georgia Association for Women in Education, American Council on Education, National Identification Program], 1996-1999
I.620Georgia Commission on Women, 1992-2001
I.621[Georgia] Council for the Arts, 2002
I.622Georgia Council on Aging, 2000-2001
I.623Georgia Department of Education, 1991-1996, 1999
I.624Georgia Early Learning Initiative, 1999-2000
I.625Georgia flag [redesign], 1999-2001
I.626Georgia flag [constituents], 1992-2000
I.71[Georgia] flag, 1993-2003
I.72Georgia Federation of Teachers, 2003
I.73Georgia Gerontology Consortium, 1998
I.74Gerontology [study by UGA Gerontology Center], 2001
I.75Gerontology, 2001
I.76Georgia Gerontology Society, 2001
I.77Georgia hospitals, 1999
I.78Georgia Hospital Association, 1992-1993
I.79Georgia Hospital Association, 2002
I.710[Georgia Council for the Humanities] Character Education, 1995-1998
I.711[Georgia Council for the Humanities] Character Education, 1995-1998
I.712[Georgia Council for the Humanities] Humanities - Character Education, 1998-1999
I.713Georgia Council for the Humanities, 1998-1999
I.714[Georgia] Humanities Council, 1998-2000
I.715Georgia Council for the Humanities, 2000-2001
I.716[Georgia Council for the Humanities] Humanities, 2002
I.717Georgia Independent Colleges, 2001
I.718HB 932 [moving Medical Board under supervision of Governor's Office], 1998
I.719Georgia Military College, 1999-2001
I.720Georgia Military Scholarships, 2000
I.721GMA [Georgia Municipal Association] - board members HB 73, 1999
I.722Georgia Museum [of Art] legislation, 1997-1998
I.723Georgia Association of Educators, 2000
I.724Georgia Natural History Museum, 1999-2001
I.725Georgia Nurses Association, 1994-1995
I.726Georgia Options, 2003
I.727Georgia Partnership for Excellence, 2001-2004
I.728Georgia Psychological Association, 1992-1999
I.729Georgia Public Broadcasting [restructuring], 2000
I.730[Georgia Research Alliance], 2002-2003
I.731Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, 2001-2002
I.732Georgia Student Finance Commission, 1998-2001
I.733[Georgia Student Finance Commission], 2001, 2003
I.734Georgia Technology Authority, 2000-2001
I.735[Georgia Voyager], 1999-2003
I.736Georgia Wildlife (Mike Covington), 2001-2002
I.737[Georgia] Women in Achievement, 1991-2000
I.81Governor's Teaching Fellows, 1994-1996
I.82Graduate Student Association, 2001
I.83Grant requests, 2002
I.84Griffin Campus - UGA, 2003
I.85Gym Dogs - Suzanne Yoculan HR 24, 1998-1999
I.86Harold Holtz [Municipal Training Institute] SB 94, 1997
I.87Health care, 2001-2003
I.88Health insurance HB 683, 1998-1999
I.89Hillsman School HR 1141, 2002
I.810Historic Records, 1994-2000
I.811Historic Local Government Records - Study Committee, 2000-2001
I.812Home health care HB 162, 1996
I.813Homebuilders Bill of Rights (McGanty), 1996-1997
I.814Home Owner regulations, 1996-1997
I.815Homestead exemption HB 1719, 2002
I.816Jeanette Hooper HR 548, 2001
I.817Horticulture, 2000
I.818Hospital, 2001
I.819Hospital Bed Exemption HB 889, 1995-1996
I.820Hotel-Motel tax for all counties HB 1525, 2004
I.821House Manual, 2003
I.822Immigration, 2000-2001
I.823[Income tax credit for educators] HB 982, 2003
I.824Indigent defense, 2003
I.825Information/Institutional Technology, 2003
I.826Insurance - Invitro ferilization, 1996
I.827Insurance advocate, 2002-2003
I.828International Affairs Coordinating Committee HB 324, 2001-2003
I.829Intractable Pain Treatment, 1995-1996
I.830Jail time (Sherriff Massey) HB 850, 1999
I.831Judicial Salaries Western District, 1997-1998
I.832Juvenile Court, 1993-1998
I.833Juvenile Court training HB 68, 1996-1997
I.834Juvenile Justice Girls Project, 2000
I.835[Chuck Knapp resolution], 1997
I.836Kipp Academy, 2000
I.837Kudzu HB 1190, 1999-2000
I.838Legislature's 250th Anniversary, 2000-2001
I.839Honoring Hanna Ledford, 2001
I.840Lester Maddox, 1970-2001
I.841Lobbyist Information, 1998
I.842Lobbyist Guide, 2000
I.843Local Assistance Grants, 2001
I.844Hugh Logan HR 49, 1996-1997
I.845Long term care regulations, 2000
I.846Dan Magill resolution, 1995-1996
I.847Magistrate's Training Law HB 1200, 1997-1998
I.848Magistrates Training HB 357, 2001-2002
I.849Mail fraud, 2002
I.850Majority Caucus, 2003
I.851Medicaid, 2003
I.852Medical College Retirement Buy-out, 1999-2001
I.853Mental Health Study Committee, 2002
I.854[Meningitis vaccine HB 199], 2003
I.855MR [Mental retardation] information, 1997-1998
I.856Metro Democratic Caucus, 2003
I.857Midwifery, 1985-1995
I.91Mock election, 2003
I.92Municipal Court Training Law HB 1199, 1997-1998
I.93Museum of Pioneer History, 2001
I.94Nanny tax, 1995-2000
I.95Nanny tax HB 68, 2000-2002
I.96NCSL (National Conference of State Legislatures), 2001-2002
I.97NAPOLI, 2001
I.98NORAMCO (working keys), 1997-1998
I.99New Georgia Encyclopedia, 1999-2003
I.910Non-partisan Elections, 2002
I.911North Georgia College, 2003
I.912North Georgia College Scholarship, 1992-1997
I.913Northeast Georgia Regional Development, 2001
I.914Northeast Georgia RESA [Regional Education Service Agency], 2001
I.915Northeast Health District, 2000
I.916Northern Arc [Task Force], 2002
I.917Nurses, 2001-2002
I.918Nurses - Prescription Authority, 1999
I.919Optometrists Bill [prescription privileges], 2000
I.920P-16 Council, 1998-2000
I.921Pager Service (Bush) HB 72, 1998-1999
I.922Pawn Broker HB 75, 1998-1999
I.923Peach Care, 2000
I.924Pension fund, 2002
I.925Perimeter College, 2000
I.926Police Chiefs resolution, 1997-1998
I.927Policy Council for Children and Families, 1995
I.928Poultry Industry, 1999
I.929Predatory mortgage lending, 2001
I.930Prestige tag - helping schools, 1995-1996
I.931Prison reform, 1999-2003
I.932Property tax assessment reform, 1998-1999
I.933[Prescription privileges for psychologists] HB 1583, 1998
I.934Prescription privileges, 1999
I.935Psychologists - prescription rights (folder 1 of 2), 1999-2000
I.936Psychologists - prescription rights (folder 2 of 2), 1999-2000
I.937Psychologists prescription privileges, 2001
I.938Public education priorities, 1992-1993
I.939Public health, 2001
I.940Qualifying fees, 1998
I.941Redistricting, 1996
I.942[Redistricting, polling], 2001
I.943[Redistricting] maps, 2001
I.944[Redistricting], 2001
I.945[Redistricting], 2004
I.94613th District, 2001
I.947Reapportionment miscellaneous, 2001
I.101Reduce penalty HB 209, 2001
I.102Regional [Mental Health] Board Hearing (folder 1 of 2), 1999-2001
I.103Regional [Mental Health] Board Hearing (folder 2 of 2), 1999-2001
I.104[Regional Mental Health Board - Community Service Board], 2000
I.105[Regional Mental Health Board] Northeast Georgia Regional Board, 2002
I.106Northeast Georgia Regional Mental Health Board, 1993-1994
I.107Regional [Mental Health] Board, 2001
I.108[Regional Mental Health Board] Advantage Behavioral Health, 2001-2003
I.109[Regional Mental Health Board] Community Service Board, 1997
I.1010[Regional Mental Health Board] Community Service Board HB 1042, 1997
I.1011[Regional Mental Health Board] Community Service Board, 2001
I.1012[Regional Mental Health Board] Community Service Board, 2000
I.1013Regional [Mental Health] Board HB 498, 2001
I.1014RESA [Regional Education Service Agency], 2002
I.1015Respiratory Therapist HB 138, 1996-1997
I.1016Road signs - following too closely, 1997-1998
I.1017Robert E. Lee Memorial, 1997
I.1018Resolution - Rhodes Scholar, 1995-1996
I.1019Beth Shapiro Rhodes Scholar HR 25, 1998-1999
I.1020Rural Hospitals, 2001
I.1021Rural Urban Summit, 1999
I.1022Safe Campuses Now, 2002-2003
I.1023Safe Campuses Now, 2004
I.1024Sales tax exemption (Hope Haven) HB 588, 2001
I.1025Samaritan Center Counseling for individuals, couples and families - Three part harmony, 2007
I.1026Samaritan Counseling Center, 2006
I.1027SCITREK, 2001
I.1028Sexual Assault Center, 2001
I.1029Social Work UGA, 1990-2000
I.1030Solicitor General, 1996
I.1031Southern Association of Independent Schools, 2003
I.1032Southern Regional Education Board [SREB], 2001-2004
I.1033"Staying the Course" in Education Reform [SREB], 1999-2000
I.1034[Speech - Language Pathology Study Committee], 1988-1998
I.1035Speaker's Office, 2003
I.1036Special License Plates, 2001-2003
I.1037SPLOST - Airport - Public Safety, 1996
I.1038SPLOST - Disadvantaged tax base, 1995-1996
I.1039St. Mary's Hospital, 2000
I.1040State Archives, 2000-2002
I.1041[John McLeod Stockbridge SR 335], 2001
I.111Stolen pine straw HB 327, 1999
I.112SPANUSA [Suicide Prevention Action Network], 2001-2003
I.113Superior Court - Clerk's Training HB 67, 1996-1997
I.114Gus Hertz - tax assessors HB 526, 1995-1997
I.115Teachers - Child support, 1996
I.116Technical Colleges, 2002-2003
I.117Teenage driver legislation, 1998
I.118Teen plus, 1998
I.119Teenage pregnancy, 1993-1996
I.1110Teenage smoking bill (R. Tedder), 1998-1999
I.1111Telephone Deregulation [telecommunications and competition development act], 2000
I.1112Telecommunications - Vet School [telemedicine act], 1992-1994
I.1113Distance learning - telemedicine, 1993
I.1114Terrorism, 2002
I.1115Tobacco, 2003
I.1116Tobacco Industry (folder 1 of 2), 1997-1998
I.1117Tobacco Industry (folder 2 of 2), 1997-1998
I.1118Non-Smoke tax, 1999-2002
I.1119[Non-smoke tobacco tax] (folder 1 of 2), 2002-2004
I.1120[Non-smoke tobacco tax] (folder 2 of 2), 2002-2004
I.1121[Tobacco tax bill], 2003
I.1122Tort reform, 2003
I.1123Tort reform OBGYN, 2004
I.1124Tourism development State of University of West Georgia, 2000-2001
I.1125Industry, trade, and tourism, 1993
I.1126Tourism institute, 2002-2003
I.1127Transfer on Death, 1996-1997
I.1128Transportation, 2002-2004
I.1129Transportation Problem DHR, 1999-2000
I.1130Trauma Network, 2003-2004
I.1131Trucks HB 679, 1999-2000
I.1132TEGs [Tuition Equalization Grants], 1998-2003
I.1133Unification/Consolidation city and county governments [local government], 1990-1993
I.1134UGA AG problem [UGA dairy], 2003
I.1135UGA-MCG Biomedical Initiative, 2000
I.1136UGA Charitable Gift Annuity, 1998-2000
I.1137Veterinary Medicine, UGA College, 2000-2004
I.1138UGA NCAA Champions, 1999
I.1139UGA - School of Public and International Affairs, 1998-1999
I.1140UGA student cancer relay HR 1131, 2000
I.1141Uniform Athlete Agent Act HB 1075, 2001-2002
I.1142[Uniform Athlete Agents Act] HB 1075, 2002
I.1143US 441 Bypass route [441 corridor development], 1988-2000
I.1144Used oil disposal HB 1340, 1998
I.1145Veterans Affairs, 2000
I.121Video poker, 2001
I.122Vinson Institute, 2002
I.123Vocational rehabilitation, 2000
I.124Voter Choice petition, 2000-2001
I.125Voter registration, 2003
I.126Waiver of uniformity, 2003
I.127Water [major water allocation issues in Georgia], 1998
I.128Water, 2003
I.129Wellesley Centers, 2001
I.1210Dr. Flo Winship resolution, 2003
I.1211Women's Build, 2002-2003
I.1212Women's Coalition, 1991-1994
I.1213Women entrepreneurs, 2001-2002
I.1214Women's Health, 1997-1999
I.1215Women's History Month, 1993-1994
I.1216Women's Policy Group, 2000
I.1217Y2K, 1999
I.1218State YMCA of Georgia, 1999
I.1219YMCA Youth Assembly, 1994
I.1220YWCO [funding], 1999
I.1221York University, 2003
I.1222Young Scholars Program, 2003
I.1223Youth death on highway, 2000
I.1224Legislation and budget issues, 1996-1997
I.1225[legislation], 1996
I.1226Legislature - general, 1999
I.1227[bills], 1998
I.1228[legislation], 1997
I.1229Legislation, 1999
I.1230Prospective legislation, 2000-2001
I.1231Follow-up folder, 2001-2002
I.1232[News feed], 2003
I.1233[Vetoed House bills], 2004

B. Committees

( 167 folder(s) (also includes 1.5 megabytes) )
This subseries is comprised of papers documenting McBee's involvement with various legislative committees and is organized into four sections: Higher Education/University System of Georgia (including the Hope Scholarship Joint Study Commission), Retirement, World Congress Center, and Budget.
1. Higher Education/University System of Georgia, 1996-2004
I.131Chair McBee [includes legislation, HOPE Scholarship Commission notes], 2003-2004
I.132[Higher Education Committee] (folder 1 of 2), 2000-2001
I.133[Higher Education Committee] (folder 2 of 2), 2000-2001
I.134University System Committee, 2002
I.135Higher Education Committee [legislation, notes, and reports], 2003
I.136Higher Education Committee [legislation and notes], 2003-2004
I.137Higher [Education Sub-committee] appropriations, 2004
I.138[Committee members and roster], 2000-2002
I.139Higher Education bill assignment, house research, session report, 2000
I.1310Sub-committee meeting HB 417 [higher education savings plan], 2001
I.1311HB 1189 Sub-committee [qualified state tuition program], 2000
I.1312Postsecondary Options, 2001
I.1313Military scholarships information, 2002
I.1314University System Committee Intros. [legislation], 1999
I.1315Advanced degrees/State Universities, 2001-2002
I.1316Trips [committee visits institutions], 2003
I.1317Higher Education Committee [Old Governor's Mansion], 2000
I.1318Higher Education Committee [Georgia Public Education Report Card], 2001
I.1319[HB 417 Georgia Higher Education Savings Plan], 2001
I.1320Higher Education Savings Plan HB 1118, 2003-2004
I.1321Georgia Higher Education Savings Plan Enrollment kit, 2002
I.1322HB 417 College Savings Plan, 2001
I.1323Family Tuition Bill, 2001-2003
I.1324Semester conversion and faculty teaching, 2001-2003
I.1325HB 712 electronic textbooks, 2003
I.1326[Correspondence and clippings] (folder 1 of 2), 2003-2004
I.1327[Correspondence and clippings] (folder 2 of 2), 2003-2004
I.1328HOPE Scholarship Joint Study Commission (folder 1 of 2), 2003
I.141HOPE Scholarship Joint Study Commission (folder 2 of 2), 2003
I.142HOPE Scholarship, 2002
I.143HOPE Scholarship Joint Study Commission, 2003
I.144HOPE Scholarship Joint Study Commission (folder 1 of 2), 2003
I.145HOPE Scholarship Joint Study Commission (folder 2 of 2), 2003
I.146HOPE Study meeting, 2003 September
I.147HOPE Commission meeting, 2003 August 21
I.148[College Level Examinations Program (CLEP)]
I.149HOPE meeting, 2003 October 22
I.1410HOPE Commission meeting, 2003 November 13
I.14115th day HOPE Study, 2003 November
I.1412HOPE data on grade standardization, 2002
I.1413HOPE bill passed, 2004 April 7
I.1414Last HOPE, 2004
I.1415[Lottery], 2004
I.1416HOPE, 2004
I.1417Part-time HOPE 2002 session, 2001-2002
I.1418[HOPE Scholarship program], 1993-2001
I.1419[Georgia's HOPE Scholarship program], 1999 November 17
I.1420[Georgia's HOPE Scholarship program], 1993-2001
I.1421HOPE Scholarship Joint Study Commission Report, 2003 [?]
I.1422Knocking at the College Door, 2003 December
I.1423HOPE, 2004
I.1424HOPE final committee report, 2003-2004
I.1425[HOPE Scholarship update], 2004
I.1426[HOPE and residency], 2004
I.1427HOPE e-mail, 2004
I.1428Forest Park High School HOPE lobbyists, HOPE survey report
I.1429[FY 2003 budget, substitute bill HB 1325 regarding HOPE eligibility], 2002
I.1430HB 341 Part-time HOPE, 2003-2004
I.1431HOPE Scholarship, 1993-1997
I.151Board of Regents/Higher Education, 1999-2000
I.152Linda Hall - Fort Valley tag program, 1997
I.153Board of Regents, 2001
I.154Board of Regents, 2001-2002
I.155University System, 2001
I.156Meeting with Regents staff problems, 2001
I.157Part-time faculty Board of Regents [includes use of race in admissions, students with disabilities, and HOPE fees], 1999-2001
I.158Part-time Instructors (folder 1 of 2), 1999
I.159Part-time Instructors (folder 2 of 2), 1999
I.1510Minutes [Board of Regents], 2002
I.1511[Board of Regents], 2000-2001
I.1512Legislative Aides, 2000
I.1513UGA Board of Regents, 2004
I.1514[University System of Georgia], 2002-2003
I.1515University System, 2002
I.1516Education Law Consortium, 2003
I.1517University of Georgia, 2002-2003
I.1518UGA, 2002
I.1519University of Georgia, 1996-1997
I.1520Institute for Higher Education, 1997
I.1521Strategic Planning UGA, 1999
I.1522Strategic Planning UGA, 2000-2001
I.1523University of Georgia, 2000-2001
I.1524UGA, 1998-2001
I.1525University of Georgia, 2004
I.1526UGA AG Rodeo, 2003
ER 11-15-04 Joint Meeting [Hope Scholarship Joint Study Commission] [digital files], 2004
2. Retirement, 1982-2004
I.161Retirement - miscellaneous, 1995-1997
I.162Retirement - penalty 4% HB 201 [teachers retirement system], 1995-1997
I.163Retirement - miscellaneous, 1995-1998
I.164Retirement - 27 HB 199 [teachers retirement system], 1997
I.165Lamar Cobb - retirement plan [teachers retirement system], 1998
I.166Retirement reduce penalty HB 255, 1999
I.167Retirement - Judicial Employees HB 766, 1999-2000
I.16825 year retirement HB 526, 1999
I.16925 year retirement HB 211, 2001
I.1610Public School Employers Retirement System (PSER) 30 years and out, 2001
I.1611HB 600 Sick leave from ERS [Employee Retirement System] to TRS [Teachers Retirement System], 2001
I.1612HB 602 [25 year retirement], 2001
I.1613Public School Employers Retirement System (PSER) HB 486 $12-15, 2001
I.1614Refund after 30 years or age 60 HB 210, 2001-2002
I.1615HB 873 [Teachers Retirement System] Robert Stewart [Extension Coordinator, UGA], 2003-2004
I.1616Teacher Retirement System, 2002-2003
I.1617Sidney Feldman, 2000
I.1618Charter School Teachers TRS??, 1999
I.1619Dennis Hopper veterans retirement, 1999 January
I.1620(GA) defined contribution plan, 1993
I.1621Mary Porter, 2002
I.1622Sick leave (on, before, after July 1, 1998) HB 203, 1997-1998
I.1623Return to teach HB 210, 2002
I.1624Proposed - early retirement, 1995-1996
I.1625Defined contribution plan, 2000-2002
I.1626Pension funds study, 1982-1996
I.1627Retirement committee, 2003-2004
I.1628Retirement committee, 2003
I.1629House retirement committee, 2002
I.1630Retirement Committee [legislative retirement and teachers retirement], 1999-2000
I.1631Carl Patton - retirement plan, 1998
I.1632House Retirement Committee, 1998
I.1633Retirement Committee meeting (folder 1 of 2), 2001-2002
I.1634Retirement Committee meeting (folder 2 of 2), 2001-2002
I.1635Retirement Committee, 2003
I.1636HB 173 [optional retirement plan], 1995-1996
I.1637HB 173 [optional retirement plan] HB 690 [Regents retirement plan], 1994-1996
I.1638HB 203 [university system sick leave credit toward retirement], 1998
I.1639Teachers Retirement Issues, 1998
I.1640North Carolina retiree pensions, 1998
I.171Georgia Retirement System, 1998
I.172Teachers Retirement System, 2000
I.173Teachers Retirement System, 2001
I.174Teacher Retirement letters, 1996
I.175[Teachers Retirement System], 1997-1998
I.176TRS - postdoctoral research, 1996
I.177HB 311 (sick leave), 1995-1996
I.178Sick leave - on and after July 1, 1998 HB 202, 1997-1998
I.179Unused sick leave retirement credit, 1996-1998
I.1710Sick leave - University System only HB 196, 1996-1998
I.1711HB 671 Teacher retirement 25 and 50 years, 1995-1996
I.1712ORP-TRS [optional retirement plan - teachers retirement system], 1994-1995
I.1713[Georgia Retirement system], 1994
I.1714Drop-deferred retirement plan, 1998-2000
I.1715Dure/Anderson [teacher retirement], 2001
I.1716Teachers Retirement system, 2001-2002
I.1717Purchase retirement tim HB 200, 1995-1997
I.1718HB 1092 (trial judges) solicitors, 1997
I.1719Miller letter, 1997
3. World Congress Center, 1998-2004
I.181GA World Congress Center, 1998
I.182World Congress Center, 1999-2000
I.183[Georgia World Congress Center Authority appropriations request], 2000
I.184World Congress Center, 2001
I.185World Congress Center, 2002-2004
I.186[Georgia World Congress Center annual report], 2003
4. Budget, 1996-2004
I.191Budget, 2004-2005
I.192[Capital outlay budget request], 2004-2005
I.193Gov's discretionary fund, 2001-2002
I.194Discretionary fund requests, 2002
I.195Discretionary fund, 1999-2000
I.1962001 budget (folder 1 of 3), 2000
I.1972001 budget (folder 2 of 3), 2000
I.1982001 budget (folder 3 of 3), 2000
I.199Governor's continuing fund, 1996
I.1910Budget 2001 (folder 1 of 2), 1999-2001
I.1911Budget 2001 (folder 2 of 2), 1999-2001
I.1912[FY 2002 budget] (folder 1 of 3), 2001-2002
I.1913[FY 2002 budget] (folder 2 of 3), 2001-2002
I.1914[FY 2002 budget] (folder 3 of 3), 2001-2002
I.1915[FY 2004], 2003
I.1916'05 budget (folder 1 of 2), 2004
I.1917'05 budget (folder 2 of 2), 2004

II. Chronological

7 box(es)
(6.50 linear feet)
This series is comprised of papers pertaining to Louise McBee's professional career and personal life. Files include invitations; personal, constituent, and legislative-based correspondence; clippings; and legislative-based research. Topics covered in this series include: higher education, HOPE Scholarship, transportation (Georgia Highway 316), State Resolution 595 regarding same-sex marriage, issues regarding the University of Georgia, Georgia Public Libraries, Georgia Technical and Adult Education, and the Athens Justice Project. The files in this series are arranged chronologically by year.
II.11[Invitations], 1991-2001
II.121993-1997 [thank you letters, clippings, certificates of recognition], 1993-1997
II.131995-1996 [clippings, certificates of recognition, thank you letters regarding higher education, Teachers'' Retirement System, Optional Retirement System, SB 592 – women's access to obstetrician/gynecologist], 1995-1996
II.141997 Miscellaneous [topics include: Georgia Advocacy Office, Inc., incorporation of Sandy Springs, Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia Fiscal Year 1998 Budget Request, higher education] (folder 1 of 2), 1995-1998
II.151997 Miscellaneous [topics include: North Georgia Commuter Rail Plan, Summary Financial Information for the University System of Georgia for fiscal year 1995, Georgia World Congress Center Market, Economic, & Fiscal Impact Analysis of Proposed Phase IV Expansion, term limits for legislators] (folder 2 of 2), 1995-1998
II.161998 [clippings, 1995 Zell Miller inauguration speech, communication plan for Louise McBee, Northeast Georgia Girl Scout Council], 1998
II.171998-1999 [clippings, HB 203 - sick leave and retirement credit for Teachers' Retirement System, Clarke County education, thank you letters], 1998-1999
II.181999 [includes report of the Athens-Clarke County Unification Transition Team, thank you letters, Georgia House of Representatives magazine], 1999
II.191999 [topics include: taxing low-income families, nursing home regulation, Athens Regional Library System, Clarke County Education], 1999
II.1101999 [thank you letters regarding nursing home regulation, Teachers' Retirement System; clippings] (folder 1 of 2), 1999
II.1111999 [clippings, thank you letters, Governor Roy Barnes Inauguration Gala] (folder 2 of 2), 1999
II.1122000 [letters regarding Georgia Ports Authority, Jeanette Rankin Foundation recognition, thank you letters; clippings], 2000
II.212000 [topics include: Inmate Care Waiver Program, inmate correspondence, Deregulation of Natural Gas Markets, Teachers' Retirement System] (folder 1 of 2), 2000
II.222000 [letters regarding Deregulation of Natural Gas Markets, Grants for National Academic Centers of Excellence on Youth Violence Prevention, women's caucus, Northeast Georgia Developmental Disabilities] (folder 2 of 2), 2000
II.232000 [clippings, letters of congratulations for winning election, legislative issues regarding the Georgia Council on Aging, Education Reform, (folder 1 of 2), 2000
II.242000 [topics include: SB 300 – Charitable Gift Annuities, Tuition Savings Account for Higher Education, HOPE Scholarship] (folder 2 of 2), 2000
II.25Past Invitations (folder 1 of 3), 2000-2001
II.26Past Invitations (folder 2 of 3), 2000-2001
II.27Past Invitations (folder 3 of 3), 2000-2001
II.282000-2001 [thank you letters, clippings, invitations], 2000-2001
II.292000-2001 [topics include: Women's Legislative Caucus, Athens Justice Project; clippings] (folder 1 of 3), 2000-2001
II.2102000-2001 [clippings, invitations, letters from Women's Legislative Caucus] (folder 2 of 3), 2000-2001
II.2112000-2001 [includes Athens Justice Project board meeting] (folder 3 of 3), 2000-2001
II.212[2001] [topics include: Georgia Department of Community Health, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Summit, thank you letters, clippings regarding Dr. McBee's appointment as Vice President of Academic Affairs] (folder 1 of 2), 1972-2001
II.213[2001] [topics include: Georgia Women's Legislative Caucus, Georgia General Assembly's Conference on Education program, thank you letters] (folder 2 of 2), 2001
II.2142001 [correspondence, clippings, Georgia Systemic Teacher Education Program] (folder 1 of 2), 2001
II.2152001 [correspondence, clippings, Women's History Month(folder 2 of 2), 2001
II.312001 [Louise McBee lecture, correspondence, invitations, clippings] (folder 1 of 2), 2001
II.322001 [correspondence, invitations, clippings] (folder 2 of 2), 2001
II.332001 [topics include: use of Governor's Discretionary fund for Athens Regional Attention Home and Georgia Museum of Art, clippings, correspondence, invitations] (folder 1 of 2), 2001
II.342001 [correspondence, invitations, clippings] (folder 2 of 2), 2001
II.352001 [topics include: Board of Education, Homestead Exemption in Athens-Clarke County for unified government purposes, Teachers' Retirement System, GWEN – Georgia Women Entrepreneurs, Georgia P-16 Initiative – Teacher Quality Action Plan], 2001
II.362001 [topics include: Employees' Retirement System of Georgia, Teachers' Retirement System of Georgia, Board of Regents Health Care Plan], 2001
II.372002 [correspondence regarding East Tennessee State University's alumni recognition, Drexel University School of Education Mathematics Project, Professional Association of Georgia Educators, Women's Legislative Caucus; campaign ads for Kathy Ashe] (folder 1 of 10), 2002
II.382002 [correspondence regarding Athens Justice Project, Kelley Diversified Incorporated, Democratic Caucus] (folder 2 of 10), 2002
II.392002 [topics include: Georgia Tourism Marketing Co-Op Program, Louise McBee Scholarship, Southern Regional Education Board – Student Financial Aid] (folder 3 of 10), 2001-2002
II.3102002 [correspondence regarding Teachers Retirement System; invitations to events honoring Louise McBee; clippings] (folder 4 of 10), 2002
II.3112002 [correspondence regarding Department of Family and Children Services, Southern Regional Education Board, invitations] (folder 5 of 10), 2002
II.3122002 [correspondence regarding Police Benevolent Association of Georgia, Inc., Georgia Humanities Council, clippings, invitations] (folder 6 of 10), 2002
II.3132002 [thank you letters, invitations, clippings] (folder 7 of 10), 2002
II.3142002 [thank you letters, invitations, clippings] (folder 8 of 10), 2002
II.412002 [correspondence regarding International Women's Celebration, winning the Governor's Award in the Humanities, invitations] (folder 9 of 10), 2002
II.422002 [topics include: Association of American University Women, invitations, correspondence] (folder 10 of 10), 2002
II.43Past Invitations, 2002
II.44February 2002 [November Invitations], 2001
II.45January 2002 [Invitations], 2002
II.462003 [topics include: HB 341 - part-time eligibility for HOPE scholarship, invitations, correspondence] (folder 1 of 3), 2003
II.472003 [topics include: HB 1444 – local sales tax, Budget Briefings for House and Senate Appropriations Committees, invitations, correspondence] (folder 2 of 3), 2003
II.482003 [clippings, invitations, correspondence] (folder 3 of 3), 2003
mapcase[Reapportionment maps for House, Congress, Senate – 9], [2003]
II.492003 [clippings, invitations, correspondence] (folder 1 of 6), 2003
II.4102003 [topics include: Books for Babies/Assisting Childhood Education Program, Professional Association of Georgia Educators, HB 95 – Elementary and Secondary Education: Provide a Cause of Action for Improper Solicitation of High School Athletes and Require High Schools to Disclose the Names of All-Student Athletes; also includes invitations and correspondence] (folder 2 of 6), 2003
II.4112003 [topics include: Sale of Alcohol to Minors, GB 526 – Nursing Home Provider Fee Act, House Democratic Caucus Rules Calendar, HB 285 – Georgia Erosion and Sedimentation Act] (folder 3 of 6), 2003
II.4122003 [topics include: Indigent Defense Bill; correspondence, clippings, invitations] (folder 4 of 6), 2003
II.4132003 [topics include: HOPE Scholarship, World Congress Center Committee; correspondence, invitations, clippings] (folder 5 of 6), 2003
II.4142003 [topics include: HOPE Scholarship Study Committee, Georgia Military families and higher education; correspondence, invitations, clippings] (folder 6 of 6), 2003
II.512003 [invitations, correspondence, third grade class thank you notes and flag drawings to Dr. McBee] (folder 1 of 2), 2003
II.522003 [third grade student letters requesting new flags for school, correspondence, invitations, clippings] (folder 2 of 2), 2003
II.532003-2004 [topics include: Teachers' Retirement System, Final wrap-up for first regular session of the 147th General Assembly, HB 70 – Juvenile Traffic Offenses, clippings, Summary of issues for 147th General Assembly, HOPE Study Commission, (folder 1 of 2), 2003-2004
II.542003-2004 [topics include: HOPE Scholarship Survey Report, Board of Regents memorandum regarding textbook policy and bookstore cost breakdown; clippings] (folder 2 of 2), 2003-2004
II.552004 [topics include: funding for indigent defense services, thank you letters for opposing SR 595 – Same-Sex Marriage; clippings, invitations] (folder 1 of 8), 2004
II.562004 [topics include: SR 595 – Same-Sex Marriage, University System of Georgia, HB 341 – part-time eligibility for HOPE Scholarship; invitations, clippings, correspondence] (folder 2 of 8), 2003-2004
II.572004 [topics include: SR 595 – Same-Sex Marriage, HOPE Scholarship, Georgia Highway 316; clippings, invitations] (folder 3 of 8), 2004
II.582004 [topics include: SR 595 – Same-Sex Marriage, redistricting legislative maps, Georgia Highway 316, HOPE Scholarship; clippings, invitations] (folder 4 of 8), 2004
II.592004 [topics include: SR 595 – Same Sex Marriage, HOPE Scholarship, Georgia Medicaid, Georgia Highway 316, redistricting legislative maps; thank you letters, clippings, invitations (folder 5 of 8), 2004
II.5102004 [topics include: Board of Regents/University System of Georgia Issues, Georgia Library PINES funding - Public Information Network for Electronic Services; invitations, clippings] (folder 6 of 8), 2004
II.5112004 [topics include: tort reform, HOPE Scholarship, Georgia flag issues; correspondence, invitations, clippings] (folder 7 of 8), 2004
II.5122004 [topics include: HB 369 – Health Insurance including bone marrow for breast cancer treatment, HOPE scholarship; correspondence, invitations, clippings] (folder 8 of 8), 2004
II.513Past [Invitations] (folder 1 of 2), 2004
II.514Past [Invitations] (folder 2 of 2), 2004
II.612004 [topics include: higher education; invitations, clippings] (folder 1 of 6), 2004
II.622004 [topics include: HOPE Scholarship; invitations, clippings, correspondence] (folder 2 of 6), 2004
II.632004 [topics include: higher education; invitations, clippings, correspondence](folder 3 of 6), 2004
II.642004 [correspondence, clippings, invitations, Cathy Cox speech endorsement] (folder 4 of 6), 2004
II.652004 [correspondence, clippings, invitations, Jane Kidd speech endorsement, District 115 election] (folder 5 of 6), 2004
II.662004 [correspondence, clippings, invitations] (folder 6 of 6), 2004
II.672004 [topics include: Comparative Summary of HB 1180, SFY 2004 Amended General Appropriations Act; Amended Fiscal Year 2004 Governor's Budget Report; University System of Georgia Budget Request; Request for University of Georgia, Griffin Campus, College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences; FY 2005 Budget Information and Request for Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations and Cooperative Extension Services; Fund-raising special license plates], 2003-2004
II.682004 [Correspondence, Institute for Women in Public Leadership, House Majority Caucus], 2004
II.692004 [Ad valorem tax exemption for charitable institutions, speech transcripts, invitations, correspondence], 2004
II.610Current 2001-2004 [topics include: public transportation, Georgia Board for Physicians Workforce, PeachCare/Health Care, Budget Deferral, HOPE Scholarship Joint Study Commission] (folder 1 of 3), 2001-2004
II.611Current 2001-2004 [topics include: Teachers' Retirement System, Employees' Retirement System, Hotel/Motel Tax Statute, Georgia Humanities Council, higher education] (folder 2 of 3), 2001-2004
II.612Current 2001-2004 [topics include: Georgia Board of Physicians Workforce, healthcare; correspondence] (folder 3 of 3), 2001-2009
II.6132005 January-May [invitations, correspondence, clippings] (folder 1 of 2), 2005
II.6142005 January-May [invitations, correspondence, clippings] (folder 2 of 2), 2005
II.712005 [invitations, correspondence, clippings] (folder 1 of 2), 2005
II.722005 [invitations, correspondence, clippings] (folder 2 of 2), 2005
II.732007 [invitations, correspondence, clippings] (folder 2 of 2) (folder 1 of 2), 2007
II.742007 [invitations, correspondence, clippings] (folder 2 of 2) (folder 2 of 2), 2007
II.75Louise McBee 2008 [Teachers' Retirement System; clippings], 1988-2005

III. Correspondence

5 box(es)
(4.50 linear feet)
This series contains correspondence primarily from Louise McBee's legislative career. Correspondence includes inmate and parole requests, correspondence regarding issues around Athens-Clarke County. This series also includes correspondence pertaining to specific legislative committees McBee was a member which includes: Health and Ecology, Appropriations, Retirement, University System of Georgia, and the World Congress Center.
III.11[Correspondence], 1981-1988
III.12[Correspondence], 1993-1997
III.131994 Correspondence, 1994
III.141995 Correspondence, 1995
III.15Correspondence, 1996
III.16Correspondence, 1997
III.17Correspondence, 1998
III.18Constituent Correspondence, 1998
III.19Correspondence, 1999 September-December
III.110Email Received, 1999
III.111Leonard Scott Milliken [parole], 1999
III.112Prison Requests 2000 (folder 1 of 2), 1999-2000
III.113Prison Requests 2000 (folder 2 of 2), 1999-2000
III.114Correspondence 2000 (folder 1 of 4), 2000
III.115Correspondence 2000 (folder 2 of 4), 2000
III.116Correspondence 2000 (folder 3 of 4), 2000
III.117Correspondence 2000 (folder 4 of 4), 2000
III.118Correspondence to Governor, 2000
III.119Email, 2000
III.120Correspondence 2001 (folder 1 of 4), 2001
III.21Correspondence 2001 (folder 2 of 4), 2001
III.22Correspondence 2001 (folder 3 of 4), 2001
III.23Correspondence 2001 (folder 4 of 4), 2001
III.24Correspondence Received, 2001
III.25Emails (folder 1 of 2), 2001
III.26Emails (folder 2 of 2), 2001
III.27Prison Requests (folder 1 of 2), 2001
III.28Prison Requests (folder 1 of 2), 2001
III.29Brian Scott Gentry (folder 1 of 2), 2000-2002
III.210Brian Scott Gentry (folder 2 of 2), 2000-2002
III.211Band Parents [Cedar Shoals High School], 2002
III.212Correspondence (folder 1 of 3), 2002
III.213Correspondence (folder 2 of 3), 2002
III.214Correspondence (folder 3 of 3), 2002
III.215[Correspondence 2002] (folder 1 of 2), 2002 July-December
III.216[Correspondence 2002] (folder 2 of 2), 2002 July-December
III.217Correspondence Received (folder 1 of 2), 2001-2002
III.218Correspondence Received (folder 2 of 2), 2001-2002
III.219Email, 2002
III.220Prison Requests (folder 1 of 2), 2002
III.31Prison Requests (folder 2 of 2), 2002
III.32Correspondence (folder 1 of 9), 2003
III.33Correspondence (folder 2 of 9), 2003
III.34Correspondence (folder 3 of 9), 2003
III.35Correspondence (folder 4 of 9), 2003
III.36Correspondence (folder 5 of 9), 2003
III.37Correspondence (folder 6 of 9), 2003
III.38Correspondence (folder 7 of 9), 2003
III.39Correspondence (folder 8 of 9), 2003
III.310Correspondence (folder 9 of 9), 2003
III.311Correspondence Received, 2003-2004
III.312Prisoner Requests, 2003
III.313Email (folder 1 of 5), 2003
III.314Email (folder 2 of 5), 2003
III.41Email (folder 3 of 5), 2003
III.42Email (folder 4 of 5), 2003
III.43Email (folder 5 of 5), 2003
III.44Constituent Response, 2004
III.45Emails, 2004
III.46Emails (folder 1 of 3), 2004
III.47Emails (folder 2 of 3), 2004
III.48Emails (folder 3 of 3), 2004
III.49Correspondence (folder 1 of 5), 2004
III.410Correspondence (folder 2 of 5), 2004
III.411Correspondence (folder 3 of 5), 2004
III.412Correspondence (folder 4 of 5), 2004
III.413Correspondence (folder 5 of 5), 2004
III.414Correspondence (folder 1 of 3), 2004
III.415Correspondence (folder 2 of 3), 2004
III.416Correspondence (folder 3 of 3), 2004
III.51Correspondence (folder 1 of 4), 2006
III.52Correspondence (folder 2 of 4), 2006
III.53Correspondence (folder 3 of 4), 2006
III.54Correspondence (folder 4 of 4), 2006

IV. Political

5 box(es)
(5.0 linear feet)
This series documents McBee's political activities and includes files relating to her election campaigns, activities with the Women's Legislative Caucus, and speeches she has given at various events. This series is organized into four subseries: A. Campaigns, B. Women's Caucus, C. Speeches, and D. Appointment Books.

A. Campaigns

( 33 folder(s) )
The files in this subseries pertain to both McBee's past campaigns as well as campaign material from other candidates running for government in Georgia. Records include financial disclosure reports, campaign mail-outs, campaign scrapbooks, and campaign signs.
IV.11[McBee Election Material], [1991]
IV.12[Campaign Mock-ups for Representative House District 68], [circa 1991]
IV.13McBee [Campaign], 1991
IV.14Campaign Articles, 1991
IV.15Mail & Gifts [Acknowledgements on Supporting McBee Campaign], [1991]
IV.16[Night of 1991 Election 3 Speeches for the Press], 1991
IV.17Campaign Scrapbook, 1991
IV.18Campaign, 1992
IV.19[1994 Campaign], 1994
IV.1101996 Campaign, 1996
IV.111McBee – Disclosure Reports, 1991-2005
IV.112McBee – Campaign [Committee], etc., 1991-2000
IV.113Committee to Elect Louise McBee Tax Return, 1992-2004
IV.1141998 Campaign [clippings, letters, campaign ads], 1998
IV.1151998-99 Campaign, 1998-1999
IV.116Campaign Contributions, 1999-2003
IV.1172000 Campaign [Disclosure Statements and Reports], 2000
IV.118'04 Campaign, 2004
IV.119[Campaign Contribution Disclosure Report], 2006
IV.120[Re-Elect Louise McBee Campaign Materials], undated
IV.121Campaign [Georgia General Election], 2000
IV.1222002 Political Campaigns [Georgia General Election] (folder 1 of 3), 2002
IV.1232002 Political Campaigns [Georgia General Election] (folder 2 of 3), 2002
IV.1242002 Political Campaigns [Georgia General Election] (folder 3 of 3), 2002
IV.21Campaign Literature & Requests [2004 Elections] (folder 1 of 2), 2004
IV.22Campaign Literature & Requests [2004 Elections] (folder 2 of 2), 2004
IV.232004 Campaign Mail Outs, 2004
IV.24McBee 2006 Campaign, 2006
IV.252006 Elections (folder 1 of 2), 2006
IV.262006 Elections (folder 2 of 2), 2006
OS 23Athens League of Women Voters Louise McBee Campaign Banner, Louise McBee oversize campaign magnet, undated
IV.1.1McBee Vinyl Campaign Banner, [1990s]
IV.6McBee State Representative campaign yard sign, undated
IV.7McBee Headquarters sign, undated

B. Women's Caucus

( 14 folder(s) )
IV.27Women's Caucus, 1993-1998
IV.28Georgia Legislative Women's Caucus, 1994
IV.29Georgia Legislative Women's Caucus, 1995
IV.210Georgia Legislative Women's Caucus, 1996
IV.211Georgia Legislative Women's Caucus, 1997
IV.212Women's Legislative Caucus, 1998
IV.213Women's Caucus – CFCS [College of Family and Consumer Sciences], 1997-1998
IV.214Women's Caucus, 1998-2000
IV.215Women's Legislative Caucus Retreat, 1999
IV.216Women's Caucus, 2000
IV.217Women's Caucus, 2001
IV.218Women's Legislative Caucus, 2002
IV.219Women's Legislative Caucus, 2003
IV.220[Georgia Women's Legislative Caucus 2004], 2003-2004

C. Speeches

( 28 folder(s) )
This subseries contains speeches given by Louise McBee in the General Assembly and at various events. Files also include speech drafts and McBee's research notes.
IV.31Speeches (folder 1 of 3), 1972-1990
IV.32Speeches (folder 2 of 3), 1972-1990
IV.33Speeches (folder 3 of 3), 1972-1990
IV.34Speech File Current, 1975-2004
IV.35Speech Material, 1989-1993
IV.36Graduation Speech [Coastal Georgia Community College, Reinhardt College, Brentwood School, Remarks by Zell Miller], 1991-1998
IV.37Leadership [Speech Notes and Research], 1992-2000
IV.38Speeches (folder 1 of 2), 1992-2005
IV.39Speeches (folder 2 of 2), 1992-2005
IV.310AAUW [American Association of University Women], 1993-1995
IV.311Eggs and Issues Speech [Teen Pregnancy], 1993-1995
IV.312Future Speeches [Notes and Research], 1994
IV.313Standard Speech, 1994-1995
IV.314Lottery [Notes, Speech Draft], 1994-1995
IV.315Leadership Georgia [Notes and Research], 1994-2001
IV.316Aging in America [Research], 1995-2002
IV.317Speech Materials [Prisons, Teen Pregnancy, Teen Drivers, Affirmative Action, Women in Business], 1996-1997
IV.41[Teen Issues – Pregnancy, Child Abuse, Education], 1997
IV.42Speech & Speech Material (folder 1 of 2), 1997-1998
IV.43Speech & Speech Material (folder 2 of 2), 1997-1998
IV.44[Speeches –Session Speeches, Research Notes], 1998
IV.45Material – Women [League of Women Voters Education Fund, 75th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage Research and Notes], 1994-2004
IV.46Speech Material (folder 1 of 2), 2002
IV.47Speech Material (folder 2 of 2), 2002
IV.48Speaker Battle [Representative Larry] Walker – [Representative Terry] Coleman, 2002-2003
IV.49Speech (folder 1 of 2), 2003
IV.410Speech (folder 2 of 2), 2003
IV.411Speech, 2004

D. Appointment Books

( 20 item(s) )
This subseries contains McBee's personal appointment books dating from 1988 until 2007.
IV.5Appointment Book, 1988
IV.5Appointment Book, 1989
IV.5Appointment Book, 1990
IV.5Appointment Book, 1991
IV.5Appointment Book, 1992
IV.5Appointment Book, 1993
IV.5Appointment Book, 1994
IV.5Appointment Book, 1995
IV.5Appointment Book, 1996
IV.5Appointment Book, 1997
IV.5Appointment Book, 1998
IV.5Appointment Book, 1999
IV.5Appointment Book, 2000
IV.5Appointment Book, 2001
IV.5Appointment Book, 2002
IV.5Appointment Book, 2003
IV.5Appointment Book, 2004
IV.5Appointment Book, 2005
IV.5Appointment Book, 2006
IV.5Appointment Book, 2007

V. Personal

5 box(es)
(3.50 linear feet)
This series includes papers which document McBee's personal life and activities after retiring from the House of Representatives in 2004. Included in this series are papers documenting her expedition to Mt. Everest as well as her involvement with The Arch Foundation at the University of Georgia.
V.11Franklin College- Study Abroad Committee, 2004
V.12[Franklin Board of Advisors], 2004
V.13UGA Franklin College of Arts & Science Advisory Board, 2004-2005
V.14[Franklin College Board of Advisors-New Board Nominees], 2005
V.15Archway to Excellence, 2004-2005
V.16The Arch [Magazine] 1998, 1988
V.17[The Arch Foundation], 2005
V.18[The Arch Foundation], 2005
V.19[Newspaper Clippings & Correspondence about UGA Foundation], 2005
V.110The Arch Foundation Finance Committee Meeting, 2005
V.111The Arch Foundation Trustee Orientation, 2005
V.112The Arch Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting, 2005
V.113The Arch Foundation Finance and Compensation Committee, 2006
V.114The Arch Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting, 2006
V.115The Arch Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting, 2006
V.116[The Arch Foundation Board Finance Committee], 2006
V.117The Arch Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting (folder 1 of 2), 2006
V.118The Arch Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting (folder 2 of 2), 2006
V.119[UGA and The Arch Foundation Report to Donors], 2005-2006
V.21The Arch Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting, 2007
V.22The Arch Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting, 2007
V.23HR 1183 [Resolution Commending Louise McBee]
V.24[Louise McBee Biography and Curriculum Vita]
V.25World Campus A Float Itinerary and Diary, 1967-1968
V.26Correspondence: Jimmy Carter [regarding Commission on the Status of Women], 1971-1972, 1980
V.27[Congratulation Letters] (folder 1 of 2), 1986
V.28[Congratulation Letters] (folder 2 of 2), 1986
V.29The (Professional) Life and Times of Dr. Louise McBee, 1988
V.210Everest Expedition, 1987-1988
V.211Everest Expedition; Clippings, 1986-1988
V.212Everest Expedition; Correspondence, 1985-1988
V.213Articles about Mt. Everest and Retirement, 1988
V.214Slides from Mt. Everest Expedition (58 slides), 1988
V.215Georgia Everest Expedition [Badges, Notes, Diary], 1988
V.216Everest Trip, 1988
OS 11Louise McBee editorial cartoon from Athens-Banner Herald, Louise McBee caricature: "Champion of Gerontology", [1988]
V.217McBee Lectures (folder 1 of 2), 1988-2001
V.218McBee Lectures (folder 2 of 2), 1988-2001
V.219Will Louise Clark Surpass the Anti-Incumbent Mood and the New Single Member District in Search of Re-Election in Madison and Clarke Counties?, 1992
V.220K-2 [Expedition-Correspondence, Clippings, Itinerary, 1990-1994
OS 13Commission, Resolution by the University of Georgia Foundation, 1991 June 28 1988 May 20
V.221Inauguration [Presidential Inauguration of Bill Clinton], 1993
OS 1State of Georgia, House of Representatives Member Chart (2), 1993, 1995
V.222Cooperative Extension Service, 1994
V.223Centennial Olympic Games Atlanta, 1996
V.224[Women's History Month], 1996
V.225N.E. [Northeast] GA [Georgia] Girl Scout Endowment Trust, 1997-2001
V.31McBee Professorship, 1998-2007
V.32[Devotions from House of Representatives and Salvation Army], 1999-2000
V.33Special Session Invitations, 2001
OS 1240th Anniversary of Desegregation at the University of Georgia Poster, 250 Years of Representative Government in Georgia Poster, [2000-2001]
V.34McBee Lecture, 2001-2006
V.35[McBee Retirement], 2004
V.36National Women's Hall of Frame, 2001-202
V.37[Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia Louise McBee Tribute], 2004
V.38Retirement, 2004
V.39Guestbook from Reception Honoring M. Louise McBee on her retirement from the Georgia State House of Representatives, 2004
V.310Georgia Win List, 2004-2006
V.311Coverdell Dedication, 2006
V.312Georgia Association for Women in Higher Education, 2006
V.313On Women - Miscellaneous, 2006-2008
V.314Regents' Awards For Excellence in Education Celebration, 2006
V.315Canadian Trip, 2005-2001
V.316[Margeret Holt and Louise McBee on Women], 2007-2008
V.317Clippings, 1979-1989
V.318Clippings, 1986-1988
V.319Clippings, 1986-2010
V.320McBee-Publicity, 1991
V.321Democratic Party, 1991-1996
V.322[Publicity, Correspondence], 1991-2001
V.41Clippings, 1991-2004
V.42[Publicity], 1991-1994
V.43Publicity - Called Session [Legislation], 1991-1994
V.44Letters of Appreciation, 1992
V.45[Publicity], 1994
V.46McBee [Letters, Newspaper Articles, Certificates], 1994-1996
V.47Dr. M Louise McBee [Newspaper Articles], 1974-1999
V.48[Notes, Memorandum, Correspondence], 1996-2008
V.49[Programs of Events Honoring Louise McBee], 1971-2004
V.410Certificates, 1968-2006
V.411[Masters and Doctorate Diplomas], 1951, 1961
V.51Girls of Summer [East Tennessee State University reunions], 2002-2005
OS 14HR 1733, HR 493 [Recognizing Louise McBee], 2005-2006
OS 24Certificates, 1967-2006

VI. Photographs

1 box(es)
(1.0 linear foot)
This series is comprised of photographs of Louise McBee in the Senate Chamber, at different political events, and personal photographs. Several of the Senate Chamber photos include McBee with Speaker Tom Murphy, other legislator, and House Pages.
VI.11[Rush Strong High School Girls Basketball Team], 1940s (3 (5x7") b/w)
VI.12[Louise McBee and Unidentified Man at Ohio State University graduation], 1961 (4 (2.5x3.5) color, 4 (3.5x5") b/w)
VI.13Dean McBee Speaking at event, 1970s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.14Personal Vacation photos of Louise McBee, Photos of Unidentied men, 1960s-1970s (2 (3.5x3.5") color, 1 (3.5x3") b/w, 1 (3.5x4.5") color, 3 (2.5x3.5") b/w, 1 (5x7"))
VI.15[Photos from Camping Trip], 1970s (13 (3.5x3.5"))
VI.16Portraits, Candid Photographs of Louise McBee, 1960s-1980s (1 (2.5x3.5") b/w, 3 (4.5x6") b/w, 6 (5x7") b/w, 3 (8x10") b/w)
VI.17Louise McBee at various events with Unidentified people, 1960s-1980s (1 (3.5x5") b/w, 1 (4x5.25") b/w, 5 (5x7") b/w, 3 (8x10") b/w)
VI.18Group Photos if IBM Industry Higher Education Seminar in Poughkeepsie, New York with Louise McBee, 1984 (1 (4x6") color)
VI.19Louise McBee on Mt. Everest Expedition, 1988 (2 (5x7") b/w, 1 (3x4") color)
VI.110Louise McBee posing with Resolution, 1988 (2 (8x10") b/w)
VI.111Louise McBee with Various People and Speaker Tom Murphy inside State Capital, 1990s (25 (8x10") color)
VI.112Photos of Sculpture by Doug Makernson, 1990s (3 (4x6") color)
VI.113Louise McBee sitting in State Capitol, 1990s (2 (5x7") b/w)
VI.114Louise McBee in Chamber with Tom Murphy and Unidentified people, 1990s (2 (8x10") color)
VI.115Louise McBee at various events with unidentified people, 1980s-1990s (2 (3.5x5") color, 1 (4X6") color, 1 (5x7") color)
VI.116Louise McBee Campaign Photoshoot, 1990s (13 (5x7") b/w, 6 contact sheets)
VI.117President Ann Cook, Representative Louise McBee, 1990s (1 (4x7") color)
VI.118Representative Louise McBee giving a speech, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.119Louise McBee with Speaker Terry Coleman, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.120Group Photos with Louise McBee and Governor Zell Miller and unidentified people, 1990s (1 (5x7") color, 2 (2.5x3.5") color, 6 (8x10") color)
VI.121Group Photo of Louise McBee, Lee Poole, Marylin Poole, Casey Mull and Speaker Murphy, 1990s (1 (8x10")color)
VI.122Group Photo of Louise McBee, Heather Ratti, Laura Barron and Speaker Murphy, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.123Group Photo of Louise McBee, Abby Byrant, Kelly McGanity and Speaker Murphy, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.124Group Photo of Louise McBee, Lee Poole, Casey Mull and Speaker Murphy, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.125Group Photo of Louise McBee, Erin Hull, Anna Shedd and Speaker Murphy, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.126Group Photo of Louise McBee, Will Ruff Chris Turlle and Speaker Murphy, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.127Group Photos with various people at the State Capital, 1990s (29 (8x10") color; 5 (5x7") color; 3 (3.5x5") color; 1 Polaroid (4x4") color)
VI.128Louise McBee, Legislature Aide Terri Hooper, Speaker Murphy, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.129Louise McBee with unidentified man, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.130Group Photo of Louise McBee, Representative Hudson, Representative Heard and Athens Realtors Association, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.131Group Photo of Louise McBee at Salvation Army, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.132Group Photo of Louise McBee, Representative Heard, Speaker Murphy, New Sheriff of Clarke County, 1990s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.133Louise McBee Photo, 1990s (1 (4x5") color)
VI.134"Elect Louise McBee" Billboard Signs, 1990s (3 (4x6") color)
VI.135Louise McBee shaking hands with unidentified person, 1990s (1 (5x7") b/w)
VI.136Louise McBee with unidentified person, 1990s (1 (5x7") b/w)
VI.137Photos of "Elect Louise McBee" Billboards, 1991? (8 (4x6") color; 4 negative strips)
VI.138Group Photos of Louise McBee with Brendys Roberts, Gwen O'Clooney, Lue Wolsen, Cen Midads, Hanna Ledford, and Dean School of [Journalism], 1993-1994 (1 (5x7") b/w; 1 (4x5.5") color; 1 (4x6") color)
VI.139Louise McBee in the House; Louise McBee with Jonathan Lundy & Parent, 1994 (2 (5x7") b/w)
VI.140Chamber Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Murphy, Legislature Pages, 1995 (5 (8x10") color)
VI.141Group Photo with Louise McBee, Barney Harris Middle School, Michael Thurmond, Represenative Heard, Stencil, Cofer, W. Smith, D. Brooks, 1995 (7 (8x10") color)
VI.142[Louise Mcbee with Starrar Jordon at Athens Regional Library for Mentor Program], 1995 (5 (4x6") color; 1 (4x7") color)
VI.143Group Photo with Louise McBee, Representative Cathy Cox, Kathy Ashe, Jack Cnnell, Speaker Murphy, Senator Paul Brown, Legislature Pages, 1995 January (5 (8x10") color)
VI.144R. Chappelle Matthews Public Service Complex Dedication, 1995 Oct (5 (5x7") color)
VI.145Louise McBee with Speaker Murphy, Elizabeth Dyer, Katherine Arrowood, Dr. Cynthia Mercer, Dr. Meg Crarner, 1996 (3 (8x10") color)
VI.146Louise McBee at dinner with legislative aides; Louise McBee and others at Olympic Games in Georgia World Congress Center, 1996 (1 (3.5x5") color; 2 (5x7") color)
VI.147Group Photos with Governor and Mrs. Zell Miller, Representative Heard, John Scoggins, Speaker Murphy, 1996 (5 (5x10") color)
VI.148Louise McBee speaking at various events, posing with people including Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, 1996 (2 (3.5x5") b/w; 2 (3.5x5") color; 1 (5x7") color; 1 (8x10") color)
VI.149Louise McBee speaking and posing for Chamber Photos, 1996 (3 (8x10") color)
VI.150Chamber Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Murphy, Representative Heard, Judge Lawton Stephens; Judge Steve Jones, Legislative Aides, 1996 (5 (8x10") color)
VI.151Group Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Murphy, Legislative Aides, Governor Zell Miller, Representative Charlie Watts, McCracken Poston, Ben Purcell, 1996 March (5 (8x10") color)
VI.152Group Photos with Governor Zell Miller at signing of the bill authored by Louise McBee which save credit for unused sick leave to Georgia Teachers, 1997 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.153Louise McBee & Ray Neal on Arts Day, 1997 (1 (5x7") b/w)
VI.154Louise McBee with Speaker Murphy, Governor and Mrs. Zell Miller, Legislative Pages, 1997 (5 (8x10") color)
VI.155Group Photo with Louise McBee, Speaker Murphy, Senator Paul Brown, Representative Heard, 1997 (5 (8x10") color)
VI.156Group Photo with Louise McBee, Tubby Smith, Senator Paul Brown, Representative Heard, Dean Tom Russell, Mrs. Zell Miller, 1997-1998 (5 (8x10") color)
VI.157McBee signing house Bill 202; qualifying for re-election, Rules Committee, 1998 (4 (8x10") color)
VI.158Chamber Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Murphy, House and Senate Women Legislators, Governor Zell Miller, Legislative Pages, 1998 (5 (8x10") color)
VI.159Group Photos with Louise McBee, Governor Zell Miller, Speaker Murphy, Senator Paul Brown, Michael Thurmond, Mrs. Hank Aaron, Senator Paul Brown, Legislative Aides, , Representatives Buckner, Mosley, Ashe, Jameson, Mueller, Houston, Orrock, Canty,, 1998 March (5 (8x10") color)
VI.160Louise McBee with Representative Frank Stoncil, 1998 March (1 (4x6") color)
VI.161Chamber Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Murphy, Elmore Thrash, Representative Heard, Vernon Jones, Dr. and Mrs. Don Edwards, 1998 March (5 (8x10") color)
VI.162Representative McBee speaking at various events around Georgia: Georgia Museum of Natural History, Athens Disabilities Conference, American Association of University Women, Max Cleland Rally, 1995-1999 (22 (4x6") color)
VI.163Group Photos with Louise McBee, Governor Zell Miller, Senator Paul Brown, World Congress Center Board, Dan Gunnels, Senator Paul Brown, Tubby Smith, 1997-1999 (5 (8x10") color)
VI.164Representative McBee at various events with Tom Urphy, Fred Davison, Tom Dyer; Georgia Museum of Natural History staff, 1999 (17 (4x6") color)
VI.165Group Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Murphy, Representative Heard, 1999 (21 (8x10") color)
VI.166Group Photo of Athens Delegation with Coach Mark Richt and Speaker Murphy, 1999 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.167Group Photo of Clause, Representative McBee, Governor Barnes, Candace Long in Georgia Film & Video Advisory Committee, [1999] (1 (8x10") color)
VI.168Louise McBee with Legislative Aides; Group Photos with Tom Murphy and Governor Roy Barnes, [1999] (2 (4x6") color; 1 (4x7") color; 3 (8x10") color)
VI.169Louise McBee with Joe Frank Harris and Dr. & Mrs. Carl Potton, 1999 (1 (5x7") color)
VI.170Louise McBee and President Arpad Gonez of Hungary, 1999 February (1 (8x10") b/w)
VI.171Group Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Tom Murphy, Representatives Bob Argo, Keith Heard, Larry Walker, Ralph Hudgens, Pro Temp Jack Connell, Judge Lawton Stevens, Legislative Pages, 1999 February (5 ( 8x10") color)
VI.172Group Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Tom Murphy, Representatives Keith Heard, Hutchins, Judge Kent Lawrence, Preisdent Michael Adams, Women's Caucus, 1999 March (5 ( 8x10") color)
VI.173Group Photos with Louise McBee, Speaker Tom Murphy, Representatives Bill Cummings, Tom Shananan, Kathy Ashe, Ralph Hudson, Keith Heard, Senator Paul Brown, 1999 March (5 ( 8x10") color)
VI.174McBee in group picture for House Bill Signing for Contraceptive Prescription Rights, Photos with Speaker Tom Murphy, Governor Barnes, 1999-2000 (5 ( 8x10") color)
VI.175Representative McBee with Speaker Tom Murphy, Governor Barnes and Mrs. Barnes, 2000 (5 ( 8x10") color)
VI.176Representative McBee with Representatives Keith Heard , Speaker Tom Murphy, Governor Barnes, Representatives Hudgens, Heard, Senator Paul Brown, Carol Williams, Legislative Aides, 2000 (5 ( 8x10") color)
VI.177Representative McBee with Fiscal Office Secretary, Legislators Living Landmark Condos, Women's Legislative Caucus, 2000 (3 (8x10") color)
VI.178Representative McBee posing with Representatives Keith Heard , Cathy Cox, Tom Murphy, Alexis Reddit, Legislative Aides, 2000s (5 ( 8x10") color)
VI.179Louise McBee with George W. H. Bush and Barbara Bush at UGA Events, 2000s (1 (5x7") color)
VI.180Group Photos with Louise McBee and women in Legislature including Cathy Cox, 2000s (2 (8x10") color)
VI.181Louise McBee with Thomas Dickenson, Son of Joe & Sharyn Dickenson, 2000 (1 (4x6") color)
VI.182Louise McBee with Manning Pattilo, Jr. at Emory-Wesley Woods, Saints/Legends/Hero's unveiling of 2000 Winners, 2000 (2 ( 4x6") color)
VI.183Holewilder, Barbara & Vince Dooley, Representative Louise McBee, Alan Powell, Governor Purdue, Senator Brian Kemps & 2 unidentified people at signing of Uniform Athletic Agent Bill, 2000 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.184Louise McBee with Mayor Shirley Franklin, 2000 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.185Louise McBee with Bob Smith, Keith Heard, Terry Coleman, and unidentified man, 2000s (2 (8x10") color)
VI.186[Louise McBee's Office Photos], 2000s (12 (5x7") color)
VI.187Governor Barnes signing House Bill to Allow for Income Tax Check for Cancer Research, 2000? (1 (8x10") color)
VI.188Louise McBee speaking regarding History of Georgia Flags, 2000s (2 (5x7") color)
VI.189Group Photo with Louise McBee, 2000s (1 (5x7) color)
VI.190Representatives Ron Stellings, Louise McBee, Hanna Ledford, and Speaker Murphy, 2000s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.191Group Photo with Louise McBee, 2000s (1 (4x6") color)
VI.192Group Photo with Louise McBee and unidentified people, 2000s (1 (8x10") color)
VI.193Louise McBee Photos taken at "Thank You" Party, 2000s (8 (4x6") color; 2 Strips of Negatives)
VI.194Louise McBee with various groups of people including Speaker Tom Murphy, 2000s (46 (8x10") color)
VI.195Louise McBee giving a speech, [2000] (1 (4x6") color)
VI.196Louise McBee speaking to DKG [ Delta Kappa Gamma], 2000 (1 (4x7") color)
VI.197Group Photo of 4H Awards Clark County, 2000 May (1 (4x6") color)
VI.198Louise McBee- Mentor; Starrar Jordon- Mentee; Alps Road School, 1994-2001 (2 (4x6") color)
VI.199Group Photo for 250 Anniversary of Legislature House Members, Milledgeville, 2001 January (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1100Group Photo for 250 Anniversary of Legislature, Women of the House, 2001 January (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1101Louise McBee with Dr. and Mrs. Francis Tedesco, 2001 January (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1102Louise McBee and Teresa Edwards- player in 4 Olympic games and winner of 4 Olympic Medals, 2001 March (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1103Louise McBee and Hanna Leford – honor senior to the Tourist Industry, 2001 March (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1104Louise McBee and Coach Mark Richt, 2001 March (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1105Group Photo of Governor and Women's Legislative Caucus, 2001 March (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1106Group Photo of Speaker's birthday party, 2001 March (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1107Bill Cummings, Louise McBee and Tom Shanahan, 2001 March (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1108Group Photo of Occupants of 508 LOB, Secretary Alexis Roddins and Speaker Murphy, 2001 March (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1109Representative Louise McBee and Representative Sharon Teagle, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1110Representative Louise McBee and Representative Steve Stoncil, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1111Representative Louise McBee and Representative Byrd of Reapportionment Session, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1112Representative Louise McBee and Representative Dorothy Pelote at Reapportionment Session, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1113Representative Louise McBee and Representative Calvin Smyre at Reapportionment Session, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1114Representative Louise McBee and Representative Ben Harbins at Reapportionment Session, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1115Group Picture of Representative Louise McBee, Representative Ben Harbins, Ms. Georgia 2001, Speaker Murphy, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1116Representative Louise McBee and Representative Lynn Smith, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1117Representative Louise McBee and Representative J. Jameson, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1118Representative Louise McBee and Representative Kathy Ashe, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1119Representative Louise McBee and Representative Dorothy Pelote, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1120Representative Louise McBee and Representative Lanett Stanley-Turner, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1121Representative Louise McBee and Representative Joan McClinton, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1123Representative Louise McBee and Representative Brooks Coleman, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1124Representative Louise McBee and Representative Keith Heard, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1125Representative Louise McBee and Representative Brooks Coleman, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1126Representative Louise McBee and Representative Jim Stokes, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1127Representative Louise McBee, Representative Vance Smith and Representative Mike Coan, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1128Representative Louise McBee and Representative Valencia Seay, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1129Representative Louise McBee and Representative Warren Massey, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1130Representative Louise McBee and Representative Winfred Dukes, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1131Representative Louise McBee and Representative Judy Manning, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1132Representative Louise McBee and Representative Lynn Smith, 2001 August (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1133Representative Louise McBee and Representative Tracy Stallins, 2001 Sept (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1134Representative Louise McBee and Representative Marietta Taylor, 2001 Sept (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1135Representative Louise McBee and Representative Don Parsons, 2001 Sept (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1136Photographs of Louise McBee with Tom Murphy, Roy Barnes, Legislative Aides, and unidentified peoples, 2002 (10 (8x10") color)
VI.1137Louise McBee at Women's Walk to Emmons; Speaking at Retired Teacher's Association, McBee with various people, 1997, 2001-2002 (3 (4x6") color, 1 (8x12") color)
VI.1138Louise McBee & Ms. Georgia 2001, 2002 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1139Representative McBee talking to Unidentified person, 2002 (3 (4x6") color)
VI.1140Louise McBee with Jimmy Carter, 2003 (1 (5x7") b/w, 2 (8x10") color)
VI.1141Louise McBee at Budget Hearing, 2003 January (2 (8x10") color)
VI.1142Group Photos of Louise McBee, Annie Barron, Speaker Terry Coleman and 1 unidentified person, 2003 March (1 (8x10") color)
VI.11433 Past VP and 1 current VP- Dr. Dyer, Dr. Holbrook, Dr. Mace, Dr. McBee at McBee Lecture, 2003 Sept (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1144Group Photo with Louise McBee at the Special preview of "on Eagle's Wing" in Capitol South Atrium in England, 2003 Nov (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1145Group Photo with Louise McBee in State Capitol with unidentified people, Howard Dean, Keith Heard, Terry Coleman, 2003 (15 (8x10") color)
VI.1146Portraits Louise McBee, 1990-2004 (5 (8x10") color)
VI.1147Louise McBee giving speeches, posing with other Representatives and other various people, 2004 (9 (6x8.5") color, 10 (8x10") color)
VI.1148Louise McBee in group photos with Governor Sonny Perdue, 2004 (3 (8x10") color)
VI.1149Louise McBee with John Edwards, Tommy Irvin, and other unidentified people at event, 2004 (1 (5x8") color)
VI.1150Women's Caucus, 2004 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1151Louise McBee, Speaker Coleman, Department of Teaching Education Ken Breedon, 2004 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1152Governor Perdue, Louise McBee & Blue Key Members from USA, 2004 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1153Louise McBee with Governor Perdue and Mary Perdue, 2004 (1 (8x10") color)
VI.1154[Group Photos from State Capitol], 2003-2005 (5 (8x10") color; 1 (5x7") color)
VI.1155Louise McBee vacation photos in Metterhorn, Switzerland, 2005 (2 (8x12") color, 2 (5x7") color)
VI.1156Louise McBee with House Pages, Tom Murphy, Jack Connell; Democratic Women in House with Representative Cedric Sayre, 2000, 2010 (5 (8x10") color)

VII. Artifacts

10 boxes, 3 oversize framed items
(8.50 linear feet)
The artifacts in this series include awards and plaques given to McBee, Georgia House of Representative car license plates and name badges. Also included are various campaign buttons and items from McBee's Mt. Everest expedition.
VII.1Campaign/Political Buttons and Pins, [1990s-2000s]
VII.1Louise McBee Name Plate, undated
VII.1Plaque, East Tennessee State University Outstanding Alumna, 1973
VII.1Plaque, Women Leaders Georgia, Outstanding Service Award in Education, 2005 March 3
VII.1Plaque, East Tennessee State University, President's Trust, undated
VII.2Award, Jeannette Rankin Lifetime Achievement Award, 2004 June 24
VII.2Award, Center for Humanities and Arts Appreciation, 2004
VII.2Award, Georgia Conservation Voters Environmental Leadership Award, 2003
VII.2Award, Georgia Psychological Association, 1997
VII.2Award, Athens Area Retired Education Association, Woman of Achievement, 2001-2002
VII.3Award, William E. "Billy" Hudson Distinguished Citizen Award, 2005 March 1
VII.3Award, Georgia Alliance for Tobacco Prevention, undated
VII.3Award, Georgia Municipal Association, 1999 August 4
VII.3Award, Social Studies Statesman Award, 2004 October 22
VII.4Award, Commemorative Brick, Atlanta's Water History, 2003 January
VII.5Award, Tom Murphy State Service Good Heart Legislator Award, 2002 February 20
VII.6Items from Louise McBee's Mt. Everest Expedition: red backpack, hiking boots, socks, thermal underwear, black raincoat, rock from mountain summit with base, travel mug., [circa 1988]
VII.7Gourd, Relay for Life, Wrens Elementary School, Jefferson County, undated
VII.7Wall Dedication, East Tennessee State University Outstanding Alumni Recognition, 2002 October 19
VII.7Pin and Medal, East Tennessee State University Outstanding Alumni, undated
VII.7Ornament, Official United States Congressional Holiday Ornament, 2004
VII.7Clock, Outstanding Library Supporter, undated
VII.7Clock, Legislative Leadership Award, Georgia Hospital Association, 2001
VII.81[Various Campaign Buttons – 10], [1992-2004]
VII.82[House of Representative ID Badges – 2], [1991-2003]
VII.83[House of Representative Name Badges – 15], [1992-2003]
VII.84[Georgia Representative License Plates – 5], 1992-2005
VII.9Plaque, G.A.W.D.A.C. Distinguished Service Award, 1983 October 20
VII.9Plaque, Athens Regional Medical Center, 1986
VII.9Plaque, The Dean William Tate Student Center Ground Breaking Ceremony, 1981 January 28
VII.9Plaque, Coordinator of the Georgia Planning Committee, 1978
VII.9Plaque, East Tennessee State University National Alumni Association, Undated
VII.9Plaque, Women of Excellence, 1992
VII.9Plaque, Athens Regional Medical Center, 1992
VII.9Plaque, The Services Advisory Council, The University of Georgia, 1990 July
VII.9Plaque, Legislator of the Year Award, Georgia Association of Educators, 2002 June 19
VII.9Plaque, "Women's Access to Health Care" SB 592, 1996 April 9
VII.9Plaque, The Women's Legislative Caucus, Georgia General Assembly, 2000
VII.9Plaque, The 1997 Outstanding Legislator Award, 1997
VII.9Plaque, Commission on the Future of East Tennessee State University, 1989 August 23
VII.9Plaque, Distinguished Service, The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, 1996 April 13
VII.10Plaque, Groundbreaking for the Paul D. Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences, 2003 January 22
VII.10Plaque, The national Women's Hall of Fame, 2002
VII.10Plaque, Service Above Self, Athens Rotary Club, 1998 June 10
VII.10Plaque, Annual Blue Key Award, 1988 September 30
VII.10Plaque, Citizens United for a Better Jackson County
VII.10Plaque, Georgia Legacy – Older Women, Georgia Commission on Women, 2004 March 17
VII.10Plaque, Honorary Members of the Athens Area Psychological Association, Undated
VII.10Plaque, Home Economics Appreciation Award, Home Economics Alumni Association, University of Georgia, 1988
VII.10Plaque, Learning Disabilities Adult Clinic, 1986 May
VII.11Framed Portrait, New Georgia Encyclopedia Day, 2004 Februaryruary 12
VII.12Framed Portrait, History of Georgia - Carl Vinson Institute, 2004 May 27
VII.13Plaque, Georgia World Congress Center, 2002 December 3

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