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Kenneth Coleman papers

Kenneth Coleman papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Kenneth Coleman papers
Creator: Coleman, Kenneth
Inclusive Dates: 1936-1949
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms297
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

"Kenneth Coleman, professor of history at the University of Georgia in Athens was the preeminent authority of his generation on colonial and revolutionary Georgia. He wrote what is probably the most widely read history of the state, Georgia History in Outline (1955), which has been revised many times and remains in print." -- "Kenneth Coleman (1916-1999)" New Georgia Encyclopedia.

For more information, see the article Kenneth Coleman (1916-1999) in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of lecture notes and Examination Blue Books of Kenneth Coleman from 1936-1949. Subjects were history and political science, and classes were taken at the University of Wisconsin and the University of Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Kenneth Coleman papers, ms297, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

College teachers -- Georgia.
Historians -- Georgia.
Lecture notes.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Political Science 112a and b; History 113b and 124b, 1947-1948
12History 137, 138a, 141, 1946-1948
13History 202 and 204, 1946-1949
14History 280, 405, 454 and 455, 1936-1948
15History 455, 656, 691, 675; Europe since 1815; England 1640-1648, 1937-1948
16Readings in England (Prelims), American History, Notes regarding Europe, circa 1949