Battey family scrapbooks

Battey family scrapbooks

Descriptive Summary

Title: Battey family scrapbooks
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1845-1942
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms1214
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of scrapbooks relating to the Battey family of Rome, Georgia. Scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, Happy New Year cards, invitations, and event programs, from 1845-1942. The collection also includes a photograph of Mrs. Robert Battey of Rome, Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Battey family scrapbooks, ms 1214, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11The Past the Present and the Future scrapbook, undated
Contains handwritten recipes.
12Album scrapbook , undated
Contains clippings with images of famous artwork.
13Red scrapbook with image on cover , 1845-1911
Contains newspaper clippings, Happy New Year cards, but primarily announcements and invitations to social events.
14Striped green scrapbook, 1863-1942
Contains event programs, telegraphs, and newspaper clippings concerning current events and deaths of Robert Battey and other Battey family members.
11Photograph of Mrs. Robert Battey, Rome, Georgia, undated

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