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Carolyn Cobb papers

Carolyn Cobb papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Carolyn Cobb papers
Creator: Cobb, Carolyn Elizabeth, 1884-1957
Inclusive Dates: 1900-1957
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet (11 folders and 1 oversized folder)
Collection Number: ms1251
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Daughter of Judge Howell Cobb and Mary McKinley Cobb, Carolyn Cobb was for many years a civic and cultural leader of the Athens community.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of documents concerning Carolyn Cobb: correspondence to and from Cobb, correspondents including University of Georgia faculty and alumni (including Richard B. Russell, J. Alton Josch, Harmon Caldwell), U. S. senators, and publishing companies; information regarding the Lucy Cobb Institute; materials on drama and theater in Athens, Georgia; diploma and certificate from the Lucy Cobb Institute, Athens, Georgia; diploma from Emmerson College of Oratory, Boston, Massachusetts.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Carolyn Cobb papers, ms 1251. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Cobb, Carolyn Elizabeth, 1884-1957 -- Correspondence
Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.)
Performing arts -- Georgia -- Athens.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1904-1931
12Correspondence, 1932-1943
13Correspondence, 1944-1952
14Correspondence, 1953-1957
15Correspondence, Undated
18Documents regarding Howell Cobb
19Financial papers
11-3Diplomas and certificate