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The Beehive Press papers

The Beehive Press papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: The Beehive Press papers
Creator: Lane, Mills B., 1942-2001
Inclusive Dates: 1977-1995
Language(s): English
Extent: 10 Linear Feet 10 oversized boxes
Collection Number: ms2920
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Beehive Press was founded by Mills B. Lane IV in 1970 in Savannah, Georgia. It specializes in publishing books about the cultural and social history of Georgia and the South.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of items relating to publications by the Beehive Press, mainly photocopies of research material. Also included are clippings, financial material, correspondence, an annotated copy of "The first twenty-five years of the Beehive Press," and videotapes of speeches by Mills B. Lane IV during the 1990s.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

The Beehive Press papers, ms2920, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Beehive Press -- History
Beehive Press -- Records and correspondence
Clippings (information artifacts)
Financial records.
Lane, Mills B., 1942-2001
Speeches (documents)
Video recordings.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11The First Twenty-Five Years of the Beehive Press annotated copy
12Civil War letters - transcriptions
14Cookbook project
16Financial Material
17Reuben Norton journal - photocopies
18Poster - Dartmouth College Library salutes Mills Lane and the Beehive Press, 1993
2 Setting Out to Begin a New World
3 Frontier Still the Cradle of Nature
4 Neither More Nor Less Than Men
5 Times that Prove People's Principles
6 Standing upon the Mouth of a Volcano
7 Struggling to Shake Off Old Shackles
8Walpole Society notebooks, 1975-1988
91Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, David Sheldon, 1990s
92Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Yankeer in the Old South, 1990s
93Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Thomas Jefferson, 1990s
94Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Gone With the Wind, 1990s
95Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, #1 MBL South, #2 Helen Vendler (Shakespeare) Sonnet 116, 1990s
96Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Gone With the Wind, 1990s
97Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Dr. Helen Vendler, MBL South, #2 Sonnet 116, 1990s
98Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Thomas Jefferson with titles, 1990s
99Videotapes - Mills Lane IV speeches, Gone With the Wind, 1990s