Cadle family papers

Cadle family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Cadle family papers
Creator: Cadle family
Inclusive Dates: 1880-1960
Language(s): English
Extent: 2 Linear Feet (2 document boxes, 1 oversized box)
Collection Number: ms1487
Repository: Hargrett Library
Abstract: The collection consists of papers, pictures and other items concerned with the Everett, Foy, Burkes, Parker, Martin and Cadle families of Effingham, Screven, Bulloch and Emanuel counties of Georgia. There are a good many pictures. Some of the pictures were done by Mr. Wilson of Savannah, Georgia. An interesting part of this collection is the number of naval letters and papers of William Eden Cadle during the second World War. Mr. Cadle was sworn in at Macon, Georgia, on 20 April 1942 and trained at Norfold, Virginia. Mr. Cadle left Guam in September of 1945 and was discharged 24 December 1945 at Jacksonville, Florida.

Collection Description

Historical Note

Mr. William Eden Cadle, 82, died Saturday, June 27, 1998, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Augusta. Mr. Cadle, a native of Swainsboro, owned Cadle's Feed and Seed from 1946 to 1957 and owned Cadle's Amoco Service Station from 1959 to 1968. He had been a bookkeeper for Flander's Tire Co., and he was a Swainsboro volunteer fireman. He was a member of the Boy Scouts of America, the Grand Lodge of Georgia Free and Accepted Masons, Swainsboro Lodge 244, the Shriners and the Emanuel County Sportsmen's Club. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and a life member of the Lanier-Moore chapter of Veterans of Foreign Wars. Survivors include two sons, Farris William Cadle, Savannah, and John Everett Cadle, Cambridge, Mass. Augusta Chronicle Online (Retrieved March 10, 2009)

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cadle family papers, 1880-1960. MS 1487. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 October 16.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Related Collections in this Repository

Related archival materials in the Hargrett Library: Cadle family papers, MS 2354.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


Cadle Family

11Burke Family Legal Documents
12Cadle Family Legal Documents
14Correspondence, 1905-1941, Undated
16Everett Family Legal Documents
17Farm Books
110Grocery Ledger, 1926 1933, Undated
111Insurance Policies
112Lee, C.W. Legal Documents
113Mingledorff Family Legal Documents
115Pictures: Burke Family
116Pictures: Cadle Family
117Pictures: Everett Family
118Pictures: Foy Family
119Pictures: Unidentified
120Pictures: World War II
121Printed Material
123Wilson, Henry J. Division of Estate, 1874

William Eden Cadle Files

21Address Book
22Army Institute-Enrollment Form
24Correspondence, 1942-1944
26Induction Papers
27Leave Forms
28Medical Records
210Muster Lists
211Patches, Dog Tags, Money, etc.
212Printed Material
213U.S. Citizens' Military Training Camp
33Quilt Blocks

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