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Webb Garrison papers

Webb Garrison papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Webb Garrison papers
Creator: Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000
Inclusive Dates: 1982, 1992
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet 2 document boxes
Collection Number: ms2348
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Webb Black Garrison, Sr. (1919-2000) was born in Covington, Georgia. He served as pastor and assistant dean of Emory University's School of Theology, as well as being an author, lecturer, and freelance writer.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of materials and correspondence relating to various works by Webb Garrison. Included are an original typescript, a photocopy as circulated for pre-publication appraisal, printer's galleys, page proofs, copies, reviews and appraisals, a manuscript for condensed publications.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Webb Garrison papers, ms2348, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Authors, American -- Georgia.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Files (document groupings)
Galley proofs.
Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000 -- Civil War trivia and fact book
Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000 -- Correspondence
Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000 -- Oglethorpe's folly
Georgia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Governors -- Georgia -- Biography.
Manuscripts (documents)
Oglethorpe, James Edward, 1696-1785
Pilots and pilotage -- Terminology.
Proofs (Printing)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Webb Garrison Sidelights on the American Revolution, ms923; Webb B. Garrison papers, ms2798.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Oglethorpe's Folly
12Pre-publication requests read carbons list
13Oglethorpe-Photos - list. cut lines for editor
14Pre-publication readings O.K.
15Oglethorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia Pre-publication copy
21Galleys - Publishers converted from (unreadable) lead to computer - Ogelthorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia
22Oglethorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia - condensed
23Oglethorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia (1st printing)
24Oglethorpe's Folly: The Birth of Georgia (2nd printing)
25Oglethorpe- page proofs
26Savannah Morning News and Savannah Evening Press, January 30, 1983