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Joseph Henry Lumpkin Foundation records

Joseph Henry Lumpkin Foundation records

Descriptive Summary

Title: Joseph Henry Lumpkin Foundation records
Creator: Joseph Henry Lumpkin Foundation
Inclusive Dates: 1970s-1980s
Language(s): English
Extent: 3 Linear Feet (3 boxes)
Collection Number: UA08-039
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Joseph Henry Lumpkin Foundation was chartered in 1975 with its initial efforts endorsed by the Georgia State Bar Association as a Bicentennial Project. The Foundation's goal was to ensure the preservation of the Lumpkin House as a memorial to Joseph Henry Lumpkin and to encourage financial support for the enrichment of the UGA Law School's academic program through activities such as student scholarships and seminars.

Scope and Content

The majority of this collection relates to the renovation of the house built by Joseph Henry Lumpkin, founder of the University of Georgia's School of Law in 1843. The Lumpkin Foundation records hold a wealth of information relating to that organization's efforts and include a history of Judge Lumpkin.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is arranged according to subject.

Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

Joseph Henry Lumpkin Foundation records, UA08-039, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

RG 2-19

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Lawyers -- Georgia.
Lumpkin, Joseph Henry, 1799-1867
Universities and colleges -- Georgia -- Athens.
University of Georgia. Institute of Law and Government
University of Georgia. School of Law

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Lumpkin Foundation: requests for reimbursement, 1981-1982
12Lumpkin House: plans, etc, 1970s-1980s
13[Lumpkin House: correspondence and photographs], 1978
14[Lumpkin House: tour and historical information], 1970s-1980s
15Lumpkin Foundation: letters (Dept. of Natural Resources), 1977-1981
16Lumpkin Foundation: letters (Dept. of Natural Resources), 1981-1982
17Lumpkin House: grant application, 1979
18Lumpkin Foundation: restoration contracts, 1970s-1980s
19Lumpkin House: grant application, 1983
110Lumpkin House: insurance-Athens insurers , 1984-1985
111Lumpkin House: insurance-Hodges Sill, 1966-1984
112Lumpkin House: theft, 1982
113Lumpkin House: theft, 1983
114Lumpkin House: theft, 1983
115Lumpkin House: bid documentation, 1983
116Lumpkin House: job grant bills, 1983-1984
117Lumpkin House: Job Corp Act Grant, 1984-1985
118Lumpkin Foundation: evidence of support, 1983
119Lumpkin House: completion reports: Job Corps Act Grant , 1984
120Lumpkin Foundation: officers and board members, 1984
121"Joseph Henry Lumpkin Foundation, Inc"-incorporation, 1976
122Lumpkin Foundation: by-laws, history, etc, 1970s-1980s
123Lumpkin House: news clippings, 1970s-1980s
124Lumpkin Foundation: bylaws, 1970s-1980s
125Lumpkin Foundation: payments made to Mike Scott, 1970s-1980s
126Lumpkin House: contracts, 1977-1981
127Lumpkin House: original contracts, 1983
128Lumpkin House: inventory of assets (gifts and contributions), 1977
129Lumpkin House: property tax, 1980-1984
21Joseph Henry Lumpkin Foundation, Inc, 1970s-1980s
22Lumpkin House: insurance, 1970s-1980s
23Lumpkin Foundation: Group Five architects, 1977-1978
24Lumpkin House: furnishings on loan, 1970s-1980s
25Lumpkin House: general correspondence, 1970s-1980s
26Lumpkin House: Board of Advisors, 1977
27JHLF renovation documents, 1981
28Lumpkin House: legal documents, 1921-1976
29Lumpkin Foundation: donors (general)-guarantors-documents, 1970s-1980s
210Lumpkin House: rental of premises, 1984
211Lumpkin House: conveyance to University, 1982-1984
212Lumpkin Foundation: Board Resolution, 1983
213Lumpkin Foundation: meeting minutes, notices, etc, 1981-1983
214Lumpkin Foundation: Trustees list, 1981
215Lumpkin Foundation: IRS, 1982-1985
216Lumpkin Foundation: tax returns, 1982-1983
217Lumpkin Foundation: taxes, 1981-1982
218Lumpkin Foundation: exemption letter, 1976-1977
219Lumpkin Foundation: IRS letters, 1976-1977
220Lumpkin Foundation, 1975
221[Lumpkin House: plate], 1977
222Lumpkin House: taxes and licenses, 1975-1979
223Lumpkin Foundation: taxes , 1976
224Lumpkin Foundation: tax returns, 1975-1977
225Lumpkin House: taxes, insurance on house, 1976-1980
226Lumpkin House: taxes, insurance on house, 1976-1980
227Lumpkin House: grant correspondence, 1983-1985
228Lumpkin House: grant correspondence, 1983-1985
229Lumpkin House: grant correspondence, 1983-1985
230Lumpkin House: documentation report, 1970s-1980s
231Lumpkin will, deed of house, biography, etc., 1970s-1980s
31Lumpkin Foundation: membership, 1977-1978
32Lumpkin House: renovation-correspondence, 1976-1979 ([48 Pieces])
33Lumpkin House: renovation-correspondence, 1976-1979 ([47 Pieces])
34Lumpkin House: renovation expenses, 1977 ([11 Pieces])
35[Lumpkin House: renovation] fundraising and draft of letter, 1982 ([7 Pieces])
36Lumpkin House: pictures [photographs], 1970s-1980s ([22 Pieces])
37Foy Horne-fundraising, 1970s-1980s ([26 Pieces])
38Lumpkin Foundation:historical information , 1977 ([8 Pieces])
39Lumpkin Foundation: officers, trustees, 1980 ([7 Pieces])
310Lumpkin House: renovation, 1984-1985 ([91 Pieces])
311Lumpkin Foundation: [documents from Horne and Rice-attorneys], 1977-1979, 1985 ([43 Pieces])
312Lumpkin Foundation: financial reports, 1981-1984 ([23 Pieces])
313Lumpkin House: rental, 1977-1979 ([22 Pieces])
314Lumpkin House: accounting, book keeping, finance report, 1975-1979 ([67 Pieces])
315Lumpkin House: antiques, 1979 ([6 Pieces])
316Lumpkin House: solicitation , 1977 ([38 Pieces])
317Lumpkin House: lease, 1979 ([10 Pieces])
318Lumpkin House: clippings, 1976-1984 ([5 Pieces])
319Lumpkin House: [restoration of exterior-plans], 1979 ([1 Piece])
320Lumpkin House: [restoration-correspondence, documents], 1981 ([31 Pieces])
321Lumpkin House: correspondence, 1987 ([53 Pieces])
322Lumpkin House: correspondence, 1980 ([60 Pieces])
323Lumpkin House: correspondence, 1983 ([65 Pieces])
324Lumpkin Foundation: letters (general), 1981 ([30 Pieces])
325Lumpkin Foundation: letters (general), 1981 ([41 Pieces])
326Lumpkin House: correspondence, 1978 ([3 Pieces])