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John L. Tison papers

John L. Tison papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: John L. Tison papers
Creator: Tison, John L. (John Laurence), 1876-
Inclusive Dates: 1891-1934
Language: English
Extent: 5 Linear Feet (9 document boxes, 1 oversized box, 1 oversized folder A, 1 oversized folder B)
Collection Number: ms1685
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

John Lawrence Tison (b. 1876), lawyer and layman minister of the Episcopal Church, son of Catherine Arabella Tison (b. 1833), married Elsie Storey, resided in Cedar Grove, Walker County, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of John L. Tison of Cedar Grove, Georgia from 1891-1934. Includes correspondence, deeds, indentures, notebooks, sermons, and speeches. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence (1900-1910) to John L. Tison from his mother, Arabella, and brother Sidney which discusses family matters, religion, and social events.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John L. Tison papers. MS 1658. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2010 May 24.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Cedartown (Ga.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Clergy -- Georgia.
Episcopalians -- Georgia.
Religious life.
Sermons.
Storey, Elsie
Tison, Arabella, 1833-
Tison, Sidney, 1856-
Walker County (Ga.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Correspondence



Dated Correspondence

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121891 November 14
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161893 November 14
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181893 December 5
191893 December 9
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1451900 April 24
1461900 July 10
1471900 July 16
1481900 September 24
1491901 January 22
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1551901 March 31
1561901 June 30
1571901 July 1
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1611901 September 2
1621901 December 9
1631901 December 22
1641901 December 27
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1801902 July 10
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1821902 November 12
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2301907 September 13
2311907 September 30
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2501908 August 18
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2581908 December 1
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2621909 May 13
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3461909 November 1
3471909 November 3
3481909 November 9
3491909 November 28
3501909 November 30
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3521909 December 5
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3541909 December 10
3551909 December 11
3561909 December 14
3571909 December 15
3581909 December 28
3591909 December 29
3601909 December 30
3611909 December 31
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5201911 January 2
5211911 March 25
5221911 March 26
5231912 April 2
5241922 July 21
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5341924 March 28
5351925 August 23-1925 September 24
5361931 January 7
5371931 February 16
5381932 February 10
5391932 February 15
5401932 May 1
5411932 September 9
5421934 July 24



Undated Correspondence

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543-59Correspondence, undated
 

Miscellaneous

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61Awards
62Child's Notebook
63Clippings
64Deed, 1843
65Deed, 1886
66Diary, 1875
67Empty Envelopes
68Geneology
69Indenture, 1843
610Indenture, 1856
611Indentures (Incomplete)
612Journal of J.L. Tison
613Ledger, 1913
614Notebook
615Notebook of J.L. Tison
616Pictures
617Poetry
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71Receipts
72Scrapbook
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81-16Sermons by J.L. Tison
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91-16Speeches by J.L. Tison
917Student Notebook, 1896
918Will of Catherine Tison
919Will of Southwood Smith
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10Award
10Newspapers
 

Oversize Materials

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2BPhotographs oversized
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1ADiplomas