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University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials papers

University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials papers
Creator: Calhoun, F. Phinizy (Ferdinand Phinizy), 1879-1965
Inclusive Dates: 1930-1933
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2560
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

The University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials was formed in 1931 for the purpose of establishing memorials to past Presidents and Chancellors as well as outstanding faculty members and alumni of the University. Committee members included Dr. Phinizy Calhoun, Sr., Judge William H. Barrett, Dr. Craig Barrow, John W. Grant, Harold Hirsch, Dr. Ulrich Phillips, Dr. John W. Wade.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of F. Phinizy Calhoun's (disbound) notebook of University of Georgia's Permanent Committee on Memorials papers, from 1930-1933. The majority of the collection is correspondence from committee members soliciting help from relatives of individuals honored, and concern this subject, especially regarding the donation or commissioning of portraits. There are also letters from committee members to Dr. Calhoun regarding various business matters. The collection also includes two copies of Georgia Alumni Record, lists, and a report.

Organization and Arrangement

Correspondence arranged alphabetically by last name of writer or addressee.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

University of Georgia Permanent Committee on Memorials papers, ms 2560, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of F. Phinizy Calhoun, Jr.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2020.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Business records.
Lists (document genres)
University of Georgia

Related Collections in Other Repositories

Accompanying photograph of Augustin Smith Clayton located in Georgia photograph file, ms3705, Carton 4, Folder 60.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing



11Bailie, E. Sibley, 1933 July 21
12Barrett, William H., 1931-1932
13Barrow, Craig, 1931-1932
14Beckwith, Edmund R., 1933 July 18
15Benet, Laurence, 1932-1933
16Boggs, Lucien H., 1931 September 24
17Boggs, Thomas R., 1930-1931
18Brock, Pope F., 1931
19Caldwell, B.P., 1933 July 21
110Calhoun, F. Phinizy, Sr., 1931
111The Columbia State, 1932
112Cooper, Mrs. Hunter P., 1931
113Coulter, E. Merton, 1931 November 19
114Eve, Duncan, Jr., 1932 January 6
115Eve, Paul, 1931 December 16
116Finley, John, 1931 September 12
117Finley, K.B., 1931
118Grant, John W., Jr., 1931-1932
119Gray, Tom S., 1932
120Gregg, Lewis C., 1932
121Hill, Walter C., 1931-1932
122Hirsch, Harold, 1931
123Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1931 August 14
124Howell, Albert, Jr., 1931 December 14
125Howell, Clark, 1932 July 14
126Hutchins, Sallie, 1933 July 24
127Jones, Harrison, 1932-1933
128Mell, Thomas, 1932 July 29
129Naegele, Charles Frederick, 1931
130Nash, Mary Screven Arnold, 1932 October 5
131Patterson, Howard, 1932
132Patterson, Rufus L., 1932
133Phillips, Ulrich B., 1931
134Phinizy, Mrs. Bowdre, 1932 July 11
135Reed, T.W., 1932
136Speer, William, 1932 July 11
137Talley, Elizabeth, July 12
138Wade, John Donald, 1931-1932
139Wilkerson, Mell R., 1931
140Willcox, C. de Witt, 1932-1933
141Unidentified, 1932 June 1

Clipping & two issues of Georgia Alumni Record, undated, 1930-1933

142Clipping & two issues of Georgia Alumni Record, undated, 1930-1933

Lists, Report, & Miscellaneous, undated, 1931

143Lists, Report, & Miscellaneous, undated, 1931