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Emma Lewis Lipps papers

Emma Lewis Lipps papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Emma Lewis Lipps papers
Creator: Lipps, Emma Lewis
Inclusive Dates: 1899-1979
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet 3 document boxes
Collection Number: ms3247
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Dr. Emma Lewis Lipps (1919-1996) was educated at Wesleyan College in Macon. She worked at the University of Georgia School of Medicine in Augusta, Georgia and Emory University in Atlanta. She taught at Agnes Scott College during World War II, and after the war, she taught in the biology department at Shorter College.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of Emma Lewis Lipps' correspondence from 1899-1970s, as well as documents belonging to her collected over the course of a career. Also included are family photographs, including many of the Truslow family.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Emma Lewis Lipps papers, ms3247, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Agnes Scott College -- Faculty--Correspondence
Agnes Scott College -- Faculty--Photographs
Biology teachers -- Georgia -- Rome.
College teachers -- Georgia.
Emory University -- Faculty--Correspondence
Emory University -- Faculty--Photographs
Families -- Georgia -- Photographs.
Lewis family -- Photographs
Lipps family -- Photographs
Lipps, Emma Lewis -- Correspondence
Lipps, Emma Lewis -- Photographs
Personal papers.
Shorter College -- Faculty--Correspondence
Shorter College -- Faculty--Photographs
Truslow family -- Photographs
University of Georgia. School of Medicine -- Faculty--Correspondence
University of Georgia. School of Medicine -- Faculty--Photographs
Wesleyan College (Macon, Ga.) -- Alumni and alumnae--Correspondence
Wesleyan College (Macon, Ga.) -- Alumni and alumnae--Photographs
Women college teachers -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Mrs. William L. Lipps (Mother of E. Lewis Lipps)
131920s, 1920-1929
14Family information, Geneology
15Childhood, School Papers, 1919-1936
16William Lewis Lipps and Emma Ashton Truslow Lipps (parents)
171930s, 1930-1939
181930s, 1930-1939
19Wesleyan Years, 1936 September-1937 August
110Wesleyan Years, 1937 September-1938 August
111Wesleyan Years, 1938 September-1939 August
112Wesleyan Years, Macon, GA, 1939 September-1940 May
113University of Georgia School of Medicine, Augusta, GA (Correspondance), 1940 May-1940 December
114Working at University of Georgia School of Medicine, Augusta, GA, 1941 January-1942 August
115Emory University Years, 1942 September-1943 August
116Agnes Scott teaching, Emory School Years, 1943 August-1945 August
21Shorter College Years, 1945 September-1946 June
221940's, 1940-1949
231946 July-1949
241950's, 1950-1959
251960's, 1960-1969
261970's, 1970-1979
27Photographs - Emma Lewis Lipps
28Photographs - Emma Truslow and Family(?)
29Photographs - Emma T. and William Lewis Lipps
210Photographs - Lipps - West Virginia
211Photographs - Unlabeled and Miscellaneous Labeled
31Pressed Four-leaf clovers
32Our Baby Book
3350th Wedding Anniversary Book
31Miscellaneous Correspondance
34Looking for missing pieces
35To be weeded