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Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers

Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers
Creator: Bass family
Inclusive Dates: 1820-1939
Language(s): English
Extent: 2.6 Linear Feet 5 document boxes, 1 oversized folder
Collection Number: ms2225
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of the Bass, Linton, Lipscomb, and Wyche families. The papers include correspondence, photographs, autograph books, lecture notes, remedy book, sermons, plantation account books, a scrapbook, and a diary. Also included are lecture notes, sermons, and a scrapbook of Rev. Andrew A. Lipscomb of Athens, Georgia; a diary of Frank A. Lipscomb from his European trip; plantation account books of Moses Wadell Linton for Lintondale Plantation in Thomas County, Georgia; correspondence from Rev. Charles L. Bass to his mother while he served in London, England and Paris, France during World War I; and a remedy book of Thomas C. Wyche containing recipes for inks, soap, dyes, tonics, and food.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in alphabetical order by family name, then in chronological order.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bass / Linton / Lipscomb / Wyche family papers, ms2225, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 September 11.

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

Account books.
Bass family
Clergy -- Georgia.
Europe -- Description and travel.
Farm management -- Georgia.
Linton family
Lintondale (Plantation : Thomas County, Ga.)
Lipscomb family
Paris (France)
Thomas County (Ga.)
World War, 1914-1918.
Wyche family

Related Collections in this Repository

Collections in this repository include the Green family papers, ms2012.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Bass Family

11Correspondence, 1900-1918 July
12Correspondence, 1918 August-December
13Correspondence, 1919
14Correspondence, 1920-1939
16Autograph Book-Charles Bass
17Personal Items-Charles Bass

2. Green Family


3. Crowder Family

19"Fletcher-Crowder-Tucker Families"
2Crowder Family

4. Wyche-McIntyre-Linton Families

32School Papers-Thomas Wyche
33Remedy Book-Thomas Wyche
34School Papers-Catharine McIntyre
35Autograph Album, School Papers-Alice Wyche, 1859-1860
36Valentines, Correspondence
37Account Books-Moses Waddell Linton, 1838-1859
38Plantation Book-Moses Waddell Linton, Lintondale Plantation, Thomas County, Georgia, 1865-1885

5. Lipscomb Family

41Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb Wealth
42Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb Educating Our Nerves
43Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb Milton Lectures
44-6Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb (complete sections)
47Lecture Notes-Andrew Lipscomb (incomplete sections)
51Day Book-Andrew Lipscomb
51Sermons, Essays, Commencement
51Sermons, 1865-1866
52Book - Christian Heroism
52Andrew Lipscomb
53Scrapbook-Andrew Lipscomb, 1885
54Diary-Francis A. Lipscomb, Europe, 1868
55Hoke Smith's Waycross Speech - pamphlet
55Unsigned poem

6. Oversized Material

1AChastened Grief at the Grave of a Son by Rev A. A. Lipscomb, LL.D. (poem)
1AAndrew Lipscomb speech to Demosthenian Literary Society
1AUniversity of Georgia Commencement Program, 1874 August 5