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Neill Herring collection on Georgia water policy

Neill Herring collection on Georgia water policy

Descriptive Summary

Title: Neill Herring collection on Georgia water policy
Creator: Herring, Neill
Creator: Herring, Neill
Inclusive Dates: 1996-2003
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms3217
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Neill Herring, an attorney, is a veteran environmental lobbyist. He lobbies for a number of Riverkeeper organizations and the Sierra Club. His passion and focus is the environment, natural resources and water. He has lived in Jesup, Georgia for quite some time, and concentrates much of his activist work and research on Georgia's water plan.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of one volume of newsclippings collected, organized, and bound by Neill Herring. The volume contains about 600 newspaper articles, most from Georgia newspapers, which Herring collected from the 1990s to early 2000s. He reproduced and arranged these in chronological order. For each year's set of stories, he provided a short summary, as well as other commentary.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Neill Herring collection on Georgia water policy, ms3217. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the University of Georgia Libraries.

Conditions Governing Use

Use with care. Glue around the spine of homemade volume may make page-turning difficult.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Environmentalists -- Georgia.
Herring, Neill
Water -- Law and legislation -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Bound volume of newspaper clippings regarding Georgia water policy, compiled and bound with commentary by Neill Herring