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Inspector's book

Inspector's book

Descriptive Summary

Title: Inspector's book
Creator: University of Georgia
Inclusive Dates: 1831-1844
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.75 Linear Feet (1 box)
Collection Number: UA19-029
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

This collection holds an Inspector's book dating from 1831 to 1844. The Inspector's book is a listing of construction work, damages and repair costs at the University of Georgia. Included are notes of work done at the dorms, the library and at the Botanical Gardens.

Scope and Content

The Inspector's book dates from 1831 to 1844. It includes listings of construction, and various damages and repairs around Campus. Many of the repairs are centered around student dorms and are a result of student activities. For example, numerous students were fined for broken window panes and one young man wrote all over his room's walls. In addition, another student damaged his dorm when he shot off a gun inside the room.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Inspector's book, UA19-029, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction -- Georgia -- Athens.
Dormitories -- Georgia -- Athens.
Registers (lists)
University of Georgia
University of Georgia. Students

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Inspector's book, 1831-1840