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Henry Carlton Tuck papers

Henry Carlton Tuck papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Henry Carlton Tuck papers
Creator: Tuck, Henry Carlton, 1864-1939
Inclusive Dates: 1882-1939
Language: English
Extent: 0.4 Linear Feet (1 document box)
Collection Number: ms30
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Henry Carlton Tuck (1864-1939), lawyer, Georgia House of Representatives (1888-1889), Mayor of Athens (1892-1893), Judge of the City Court of Athens, and Adjutant of the Cobb-Deloney Camp of the United Confederate Veterans, born in Clarke County, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of the papers of Henry Carlton Tuck of Athens, Clarke County, Georgia, from 1882-1939. Early materials (1882-1889) pertain to Tuck's legislative activities, politics, and a few references to his law practice. The majority of the materials (1927-1939) concern Tuck's activities as adjutant of the Georgia Division of the United Confederate Veterans.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Henry Carlton Tuck papers, ms30, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Donated by Mr. Tolnas in 1942 and Alethia Jane in 1954.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Athens (Ga.)
Clarke County (Ga.)
Georgia -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives
Lawyers -- Georgia.
Legislators -- Georgia.
United Confederate Veterans. Georgia Division. Cobb-Deloney Camp No. 478 (Athens, Ga.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans.
Veterans -- Confederate States of America.
Veterans -- Georgia -- Societies, etc.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Letters, 1882-1899
 
12Letters, 1900-1929
 
13Letters, 1930-1932
 
14Letters, 1933-1939
 
15Letters and Miscellaneous, undated
 
16Biography, undated
 
17Clippings, 1939
 
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2Phi Kappa medal and ribbon, 1878, 1900