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Paris family papers

Paris family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Paris family papers
Creator: Paris family
Inclusive Dates: 1938-1961
Bulk Dates: 1938-1945
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.8 Linear Feet 4 document boxes, 1 half box
Collection Number: ms2766
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Roney Jefferson Paris (1880-1967) married Adelaide (Addie) Reed in 1904. Children included Annie Maebelle (1905- ) married Fred Floyd Register (1904-1978), Ernest Roney (1907-1968) married Grayce K. Clark, Hubert George (1912-1977), Howell Dan (1913- ) married Reese Raysdale, and Dorothy Lucille (1920- ) married Alfred Lee.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of the Paris and Register families of Dallas and Savannah, Georgia, which include correspondence and genealogical material pertaining to the Paris family, photographs and printed materials relating to Hubert Paris' travels in post World War II Europe, World War II ephemera, and materials documenting Hubert Paris' veterans' farm training.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Paris family papers, ms2766, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 October 16.

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

Alabama -- History.
Military training camps -- United States.
Soldiers -- Georgia.
United Service Organizations (U.S.)
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve
Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs.
World War, 1939-1945.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

12-5Addie Reed Paris - Correspondence, 1941-1945
16Addie Reed Paris - postcards
17Alfred Lee - Correspondence, 1942-1945
18Ernest Paris - Correspondence, 1942-1943
21-3Ernest Paris - Correspondence, 1943-1961
24Howell Dan Paris - army materials, correspondence, 1938-1944
25Howell Dan Paris - Correspondence, 1944
26Hubert G. Paris - awards, medals
27-8Hubert G. Paris - Correspondence, 1942-1945
31-2Hubert G. Paris - Correspondence, 1944-1945
33-6Hubert G. Paris - Correspondence from Mirian Rainey, 1942-1945
37Hubert G. Paris - Correspondence personal
38Hubert G. Paris - education
39Hubert G. Paris - legal papers
41Hubert G. Paris - photographs, biography
42-4Hubert G. Paris - travel after WWII
45-7Hubert G. Paris - Veterans' Farm Training
51Hubert G. Paris - WWII momentos
52Hubert G. Paris - official papers, clippings
53Joseph Miller (m. Rita Ann Register) - Correspondence, Korean War
53Hubert G. Paris - photo album
53Hubert G. Paris - stripes, badges