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Mize family papers

Mize family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mize family papers
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1903-1981
Language: English
Extent: 1.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2870
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a dis-bound scrapbook dating 1903-1981. The scrapbook pages contain newspaper articles, certificates, and programs concerning Mize family members (Leila Ritchie, Jessie Julia, Charles, Eloise, Thomas Neal, B.F., Mary Ella, and Robert Paul Mize) and University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service; and genealogical information of Telford, Mize, Ritchie, and Tuck families. The collection also contains birth announcements and correspondence of Leila Ritchie Mize and Jessie Julia Mize.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Gift of Jessie Julia Mize nad Mrs. Legene Mullis.

Preferred Citation

Mize family papers, ms 2870, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2020.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia -- Genealogy.
Michael, Moina Belle, 1869-1944
Mize family
Mize, Jessie Julia, 1910-
Mize, Leila Ritchie, 1879-1958
University of Georgia
University of Georgia. Cooperative Extension Service
University of Georgia. Faculty

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Leila Ritchie Mize papers, 1903-1949
Certificate of Matriculation, newspaper clippings, letters, University of Georgia report cards, Teacher's Examination, Uniform College Record Blank, genealogy
12Newspaper clippings concerning Mize family members , 1939-1956
13Charles A. Mize papers, 1904-1940
Newspaper clippings, letter from Richard B. Russell and the War Department
14Jessie Julia Mize papers, 1918-1981
Report cards from Rome Public Schools, University of Georgia, Georgia State Teachers College; newspaper clippings; gradudation programs
15Ritchie family papers, 1934-1956
Newspaper clippings concerning Horace Bonar Ritchie, Mrs. H.B. Ritchie, Leila Ritchie, W.L. Ritchie, H.B. Ritchie, Jr., Miss. Geneva Ritchie, Tom Ritchie, Mrs. Dixon Williams; letter to Mr. F.T. Ritchie; Appreciation Dinner for Horace Bonar Ritchie program
16Turk family papers, 1943-1956
Newspaper clippings; letters; photographs
17Newspaper clippings concerning Lurline Collier, 1952-1954
18Newspaper clippings concerning Moina Michael, 1944
19Genealogical notes, mostly Ritchie family
110Newspaper clippings and church programs, 1949-1954
Newspaper clippings concernging Orlando's First Presbyterian Church; Old Greenville Presbyterian Church, South Carolina, & Wyatt family; Greenville Presbyterian Chuch; Hebron Presbyterian Church, Banks County, Georgia. Two church programs from First Presbyterian Church, Athens, Georgia.
111University of Georgia material, 1930-1956
Issue of Beta Kappa News; newspaper clippings concerning Dr. Milton Jarnagin, Alice Drake, Rose McGee, David L. Earnest, President Aderhold, and deaths and retirements of other UGA faculty and Extension agents; Glee Club program; Athens Branch of the American Association of University Women Organization meeting announcement; Commencement programs; Phi Upsilon Omicron song lyrics
112General items, 1932-1964
Invitation to Tallulah Falls Bridge opening; commencement programs; issue of the Christian Observer; newspaper clippings; Atlanta Journal 200th anniversary edition
113Photographs, 1929, 1946, undated
Tom Butler, Mrs. L.C. Mize, and Winnie House
114Birth announcements, 1935-1953
115Correspondence of Leila and Jessie, 1916-1981
Cards, letters, programs