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Folger collection of scrapbooks

Folger collection of scrapbooks

Descriptive Summary

Title: Folger collection of scrapbooks
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1863-1960
Language(s): English
Extent: 2.8 Linear Feet 1 document box, 2 oversized boxes
Collection Number: ms3248
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings from various areas of the United States. Areas covered are New York, Washington, DC, Richmond, Virginia, Baltimore, Maryland, Atlanta and Athens, Georgia. Also included are early clippings, sections, and some complete issues of smaller newspapers such as the Bogart (Ga.) News, The Oconee Enterprise (Watkinsville, Ga.), The Star (Sea Island, Ga.), The Red and White (Athens High School, Athens, Ga.), and the Stormy Petrel (Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, Ga.).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Folger collection of scrapbooks, ms3248, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Athens High School (Athens, Ga.)
Bogart news.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Newspapers -- Georgia.
Newspapers -- Maryland -- Baltimore.
Newspapers -- New York.
Newspapers -- Virginia -- Richmond.
Newspapers -- Washington D.C.
Oconee enterprise.
Oglethorpe University (Atlanta, Ga.)
Red and white.
Star (St. Simons Island and Sea Island, Ga.)
Stormy petrel.
Student newspapers and periodicals -- Georgia -- Athens.
Student newspapers and periodicals -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
Student publications -- Georgia -- Athens.
Student publications -- Georgia -- Atlanta.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11History in the Making
12Ledger, 1893
13Ledger, 1895
14Removed from Stylus and Indecatur
15Loose Items
16The Mentor
17Lawrence County in Pictures, 1937
21Scrapbook 1
22Scrapbook 2
31Spring Holidays, 1960
33-4Facsimiles of a Newspaper Article, June 5, 1960