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Catherine Desireau Chance papers

Catherine Desireau Chance papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Catherine Desireau Chance papers
Creator: Chance, Catherine Desireau
Inclusive Dates: 1930-1948
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2997
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Catherine Desireau Chance was the daughter of Dr. Claude Chance of Athens, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of musical, church, and social programs, a Parthenian Society scrapbook, and Chance's scrapbook from Athens High School, Athens, Georgia, and Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Catherine Desireau Chance papers, ms2997, 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

Agnes Scott College
Athens High School (Athens, Ga.)
Chance, Catherine Desireau
Programs (documents)
Students -- Georgia -- Social life and customs.
University of Georgia. Parthenian Society

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Parthenian Society scrapbook, University of Georgia, 1935-1939
Indexed, each page with picture and information on the person. Those included are: Inez Barthelmess, Nancy Hardy, Barbara Jenkins, Grace Wilbanks, Woodville Campbell, Montez Debnam, Dorothy Jarnagin
12Holy Trinity bulletins; school awards; Agnes Scott programs; Pepsi Cola award; Ga-Ga Tech ticket, 1946
13Music programs; Typewritten letter, Sam W Wood, Athens High School, to Dr. Chance re Agnes Scott College scholarship award, 1947
14Typewritten letter from J. R. McCain, President of Agnes Scott re Catherine attending University of Georgia; UGA student art program; valentine card, 1948
15Disbound scrapbook, 1946
News articles regarding Catherine's Agnes Scott scholarship and flyer, Certificate of Distinction from UGA Dept of Art, manuscript article by Catherine 'What College Should Mean to Me' TLS, Father Wright, Emanuel Episcopal Church to 'Casey', dried orchid.
16Disbound scrapbook, 1945-1946
News clippings regarding winning DAR Good Citizen; letter re Pepsi-Cola scholarship; National Beta Club certificate; Athens High School card drawings on board, 'Beauties', 'The Maroon Goon'; drawing: 'Military, Athletics'; 'I have/would have voted' tags; AHS program 'Dead of the Night'; typed program AHS, 3 one-act plays
17Disbound scrapbook, 1946
News clippings regarding graduation AHS, invitation; AHS graduation program; typed speech ' The Citizen and His Community'; certificate for concours de Francais; pin program AHS senior banquet; Valedictorian certificate; program from University of the South
18Disbound scrapbook, 1945
Individual farewell notes from classmates; Athens High School 11th grade report card; Cards from graduation.
19Disbound scrapbook, 1946
Telegram from Elizabeth and Jerry, other cards; ALS Lorton to Catherine; ALS Mary Elizabeth Jackson to Catherine; card; program from Agnes Scott; article regarding honor system; typed info on Agnes Scott student government; ALS from Nancy Parks; TLS from Marie Adams; ALS from Mac Compton; Agnes Scott info; TLS from Harry Tisdale, Holy Trinity, Decatur