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Koinonia Farm papers

Koinonia Farm papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Koinonia Farm papers
Creator: Koinonia Farm
Inclusive Dates: 1952-1956
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3049
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Koinonia Farm was established in Sumter County, Georgia in 1942, by Mabel and Martin England and Florence and Clarence Jordan.

For further information, see the article "Koinonia Farm" at the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of nine black and white photographs of youth engaging in various recreational activities at Camp Koinonia, Koinonia Farm's Interracial Children's Camp, Monteagle, Tennessee, taken in 1955. Also included are newspaper articles and pamphlets regarding Koinonia, and two health inspector's reports of Koinonia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Koinonia Farm papers, ms3049, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Children -- Photographs.
Christian communities -- Georgia -- History -- 20th century.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Koinonia Farm

Related Collections in this Repository

Other related collections in this repository include the Clarence L. Jordan papers, ms2340, ms2341.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Photographs, papers