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Mary E. Creswell recollections of Celeste Parrish

Mary E. Creswell recollections of Celeste Parrish

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mary E. Creswell recollections of Celeste Parrish
Creator: Creswell, Mary E. (Mary Ethel), 1878-1960
Inclusive Dates: 1925, 1952
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2166
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Celestia Susannah Parrish (1853-1916), noted educator and pioneering psychologist, head of the Department of Pedagogy of the State Normal School in Athens (1902-1911). --Celestia Susannah Parrish. New World Encyclopedia. (Retrieved October 27, 2015)

Mary Ethel Creswell (1878-1960), first woman to receive a baccalaureate degree from the University of Georgia (1919).

Scope and Content

The collection consists of materials associated with Celeste Parrish: The early life story of Miss Celeste Parrish, noted Georgia educator, a publication by Joseph Oscar Martin, June 10, 1925 (two copies); Personal recollections of Celeste Parrish, a typescript by Mary E. Creswell.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mary E. Creswell recollections of Celeste Parrish, ms2166, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2015.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Parrish, C. S. (Celestia Susannah), 1853-1918
State Normal College (Athens, Ga.) -- Faculty
University of Georgia -- Alumni and alumnae

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1925, 1952