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Kenneth Coleman collection of biographical material

Kenneth Coleman collection of biographical material

Descriptive Summary

Title: Kenneth Coleman collection of biographical material
Creator: Coleman, Kenneth
Inclusive Dates: after 1950
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms297a
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 biographical material prepared for the Dictionary of Georgia Biography. Papers are typewritten and undated.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Kenneth Coleman collection of biographical material, ms 297a, 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

Biography files.
College teachers -- Georgia.
Historians -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-2Biographical material , after 1950