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Georgia education collection

Georgia education collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Georgia education collection
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1899-1976
Language: English
Extent: 2.8 Linear Feet 2 oversized boxes, 1 oversize folder
Collection Number: ms2991
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

William Tate (1903-1980), son of Philip May Tate and Edna Tate, was an educator and Dean of Men at the University of Georgia. Tate married Susan Barrow.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of diplomas, certificates and the like from a variety of sources, but mainly from Georgia educational institutions (especially the University of Georgia and Athens High School) and related organizations such as fraternities. Of particular note is William Tate's diploma for his Master's degree from the University of Georgia. Also in the collection are photographs of individuals, fraternities, and an unidentified hydroelectric power plant.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Georgia education collection, ms2991, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 September 11.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Athens High School (Athens, Ga.)
Degrees, Academic.
Greek letter societies.
Hydroelectric power plants -- Photographs.
Students -- Photographs.
Tate, William, 1903-1980
University of Georgia

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Diplomas, Certificates

1Athens, Georgia Birth Certificate Charles Henry Thomas, Jr., 1928 January 19
1Chi Omega Fraternity Certificate Wilhelmina Macken, 1927 January 22
1Christian Culture Certificate Arthur L. Thornton, 1927 April 1
1Clarke County, Georgia Notary Public Certificate Joseph H. Downs, 1916 September 12
1Delta Sigma Pi Certificate Ernest Franklin Carlisle, Jr., 1927 March 15
1Georgia Agriculturist Essay Writers Certificate Robert D. Williams, 1932 October 15
1Kappa Sigma Fraternity Certificate Fred Paul Sullivan, 1914 March 21
1Kappa Sigma Fraternity Certificate William John Davis, 1917 December 4
1Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity Certificate James Howard Oneill, 1928 May 21
1"The Methodist Million" Certificate Elizabeth Hemrick, 1919 June 20
1Phi Delta Phi Certificate Philip Livingston McLaws, 1922 May 22
1Phi Delta Phi Certificate Livingston Francis McClelland, 1922 May 22
1Phi Epsilon Pi Fraternity Certificate Philip Cohen, 1916 September 23
1Phi Upsilon Omicron Certificate Kathy S. Palmer, 1976 January 11
1Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity Certificate Clifford Holmes McGaughey, 1928 May 15
1United States Army Appointment Certificate Smyth (?) W. Lomax, 1918 October 14
1University of Georgia Athletic G Association Certificate J.G. Henderson, 1912
1University of Georgia Athletic G Association Certificate J.G. Henderson, 1915
1University of Georgia College of Agriculture Charter Member Certificate Malcolm Angus McRainey
1Georgia State Teachers College Diploma Eliza David, 1930 May 28
1Greensboro High School Diploma James Howard O'Neal, 1925 May 20
1United States Air Force Certificate of Appointment Eugene M. Callay, 1953 June 2
1University of Georgia Diploma Jessie Louise Jordan, 1940 August 30
2Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity Certificate John Hamilton Flelcher, 1922 November 9
2Athens High School Certificate Fern Busbee, 1926 May 25
2Athens High School Diploma George Norman Bishop, 1922 May 30
2Athens High School Diploma J.W. Harris, Jr., 1922 May 30
2Athens High School Diploma Martin Howard Kilpatrick, 1922 May 30
2Athens High School Diploma Clyde Allgood, 1927 May 31
2Blakely High School Diploma Annie Maude Ricks, 1918 May 28
2First Methodist Sunday School Primary Department Certificate Virginia Thornton, 1913 October 5
2Grand Royal Arch Chapter Charter for an Athens Chapter, 1924 March 4
2Society of Air Force Clinical Surgeons Certificate Horace H. Osborne, 1959 October 6
2United States Army Certificate Horace Henry Osborne, 1948 May 28
2University of Georgia Diploma Ivey Merwin Shiver, 1928 June 20
2University of Georgia Diploma William Tate, 1928 June 20
1Meson Academy Diploma Lona Mary McRee, 1920 June 8
1Athens High School Diploma Ada Haddock, 1899 June 14

2. Photographs

2Unidentified group (fraternity or other school organization), Early 1900s
2Phi Kappa Delta, 1927 (9 oval pictures on 2 separate cardboard mounts)
C. H. Temples
L. ParsonsW.H. PowellW.G. MoranG.B. PritchardE.L. LewisJ.L. BushD. LovetteE.H. Robertson
24 Male Students, 1917
E.B. Tate
W.O. WhiteD.H. UpshawT.E. Dunn
2Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity, 1917 (2 copies)
2Chi Psi Fraternity, 1931-32 (2 copies)
2Phi Delta Theta, 1919
2Women's basketball team. Unidentified and undated
2Female child. Unidentified (2 photos)
2Male student. Unidentified (cabinet photo)
2Male student. Unidentified (cabinet photo)
2Unidentified man (cabinet photo)
2Unidentified man
2Views of an unidentified hydro-electric plant and dam (8 photos on 4 cardboard mounts)
2U.S. Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, MD. CO. 3041, 1945 March 28