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Dunaway family papers

Dunaway family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Dunaway family papers
Creator: Dunaway family
Inclusive Dates: 1889-1984
Language(s): English
Extent: 6.6 Linear Feet 11 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 2 slide boxes, 1 oversized box
Collection Number: ms2416
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Nolee May Dunaway (1909-1985) was an Athens musician. She was a teacher of piano and organ, organist and choir director at several churches, and secretary to the University of Georgia Music Department Head (Hugh Hodgson) for many years.

Scope and Content

The collection consists mainly of Nolee May Dunaway's papers, but there are also items belonging to her mother (May Launius Dunaway), her father (Reverend J.Y. Dunaway), and other family members. Included in the collection are correspondence, photographs, and tintypes, scrapbooks, clippings, business items, recital programs, commencement programs, diplomas, school papers, University of Georgia Music Department material, and church material.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Dunaway family papers, ms2416, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Athens High School (Athens, Ga.) -- Alumni and alumnae
Clippings (information artifacts)
Dunaway family
First Presbyterian Church (Athens, Ga.) -- Records and correspondence
Organists -- Georgia -- Athens.
Programs (documents)
University of Georgia -- Alumni and alumnae
University of Georgia. Department of Music -- Employees
University of Georgia. Department of Music -- Records and correspondence

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Family

11Nolee May Dunaway Personal items
12Nolee May Dunaway Memory books
13Nolee May Dunaway Date books
24J.Y. Dunaway
22May Launius Dunaway
23Nora Dunaway
24Launius Dunaway
25Other material

2. Correspondence

31Correspondence, 1889-1917
32Correspondence, 1920-1926
33Correspondence, 1927-1929
34Correspondence, 1930-1933
35Correspondence, 1934-1939
36Correspondence, 1940-1946
37Correspondence, 1947-1948
38Correspondence, 1949-1957
41Correspondence, 1958 April-December 16
42Correspondence, 1958 December 17
43Correspondence, 1958 December 18-19
44Correspondence, 1958 December 20-31
45Correspondence, 1959-1969
46Correspondence, 1971-1984
47Correspondence, undated
48Empty envelopes
49Calling cards
51Christmas cards, 1920-1926
52Christmas cards, 1927-1929
53Christmas cards, 1931-1955
54Christmas cards, 1931-1958 December 2-15
55Christmas cards, 1931-1958 December 16-30
56Christmas cards, 1965-1984
57Christmas cards, undated

3. Nolee May Dunaway School papers

School papers of Nolee May Dunaway: Baxter Street Elementary school, Athens High School (1922-1926), and University of Georgia (1926-1930).
61Baxter Street Elementary School, undated
62Athens High School - notebooks
63Athens High School - papers
64University of Georgia - Grade reports
65University of Georgia - Education
66University of Georgia - English
67University of Georgia - French, Latin
68University of Georgia - German
69University of Georgia - History
71University of Georgia - Math
72University of Georgia - Music papers
73University of Georgia - Music notebooks
74University of Georgia - Philosophy, Art
75University of Georgia - Science
77University of Georgia - Shorthand

4. University of Georgia Music Department

Nolee May Dunaway, secretary and music instructor. Hugh Hodgson, department head.
81Nolee May Dunaway - Stenographer's notebooks
82Nolee May Dunaway - Music instructor's notebooks, 1967-1969
83Hugh Hodgson - Notebook, 1948-1961
96Index of Concert Applications, 1942-1943
97Memos and Notes
98Annual Reports, 1928-1949
99Annual Reports, 1949-1953
911Calendar of Events, 1967-1968, undated
913Printed Material
914Miscellaneous Papers
10Index Cards-References to Music, Books
11Index Cards-References to Music Companies and Music Publishers

5. Church

121Central Presbyterian Church
122Children of Israel/Jewish Student League
123First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1937-May 1946
124First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1946 June-December
125First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1947
126First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1948 January-May
127First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1948 June=December
128First Presbyterian Church - Order of Service, 1949-1959
129First Presbyterian Church - Nolee May Dunaway, Organist and Choir Director Notebook
1210First Presbyterian Church - Other material
1211Navy Supply Corps School
1212Young Harris Memorial Methodist Church
1213Other Church Material

6. Business

131Nolee May Dunaway
132May Launius Dunaway
133J.Y. Dunaway
134Dunaway Family Ledgers, 1907-1939
135Launius Family

7. Programs

141Athens, Georgia
142Atlanta, Georgia
144Recitals - Piano and Dance
145University of Georgia, 1923-1934
146University of Georgia, 1935-1964
147University of Georgia, 1965-1981
148Other programs

8. Printed Material

151Athens, Georgia
152University of Georgia
153Other Material

9. Photographs

161Nolee May Dunaway
162Nolee May Dunaway - Album
164Dated or Inscribed
166Men - Unidentified
167Women - Unidentified
168Children - Unidentified

10. Oversized Materials

17University of Georgia Diploma - Nolee May Dunaway, 1930
17Athens High School Diploma - Nolee May Dunaway, May 1926
17Westminster Shorter Catechism Diploma - Nolee May Dunaway, May 1921
17Craig Barrow Award - University of Georgia Music Department, 1939-1931
17Hugh Hodgson scholarship - University of Georgia Music Department, 1928-1955
17Penmanship Booklet - Master Hodgson