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Eunice Williams Reed papers

Eunice Williams Reed papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Eunice Williams Reed papers
Creator: Reed, Eunice Williams, 1876-
Inclusive Dates: 1883-1951
Language(s): English
Extent: 5.3 Linear Feet (6 document boxes; 2 oversized boxes)
Collection Number: ms140
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Eunice Williams Reed was born in 1876 and died in the mid-twentieth century. She was well knokwn for being active in the Laura Rutherford Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) and the Georgia Division of the UDC.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of Eunice Williams Reed from 1883-1951. The papers pertain primarily to Reid's work with the Laura Rutherford Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) and with the Georgia Division of the UDC. Includes correspondence, speeches relating to the UDC and the history of the Civil War, printed material, newspaper clippings, programs and scrapbooks. The collection also contains a scrapbook of newspaper clippings and letters (1918-1919) from Albon W. Reed while serving in France during World War I and two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings pertaining to World War II.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eunice Williams Reed papers, ms140, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Dorothy Reed Belcher in 1959.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Societies, etc.
Patriotic societies -- Georgia.
Reed, Albon W.
Soldiers -- Georgia.
Speeches (documents)
United Daughters of the Confederacy. Georgia Division
United Daughters of the Confederacy. Laura Rutherford Chapter No. 88 (Athens, Ga.)
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs.
World War, 1914-1918 -- France.
World War, 1939-1945.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Personal Papers
12Letters, 1920-1929
13Letters, 1930
14Letters, 1931 January-February
15Letters, 1931 March-December, Undated
16Letters, 1932
17Letters, 1933
18Letters, 1934
19Letters, 1935 January-September
110Letters, 1935 October-December, Undated
111Letters, 1936
112Letters, 1937-1939, Undated
21Letters, 1940-1949
22Letters, 1950-1951
25Newspaper Clippings
27Printed Material
41U.D.C. General
42U.D.C. Laura Rutherford Chapter
43U.D.C. Mildred Rutherford
44U.D.C. Printed Material
45U.D.C. Mrs. L.H. Raines Memorial
46U.D.C. Winnie Davis Hall
51-6U.D.C. General
61Scrapbook World War II
62Scrapbook World War II
71Scrapbook World War I
72Scrapbook World War I
81Photo of T.W. Reed as a young man
82Scrapbook Miscellaneous
83Scrapbook U.D.C.
84Scrapbook U.D.C.
85Scrapbook U.D.C.
86Scrapbook U.D.C.
87Scrapbook U.D.C.