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Auld Lang Syne scrapbooks

Auld Lang Syne scrapbooks

Descriptive Summary

Title: Auld Lang Syne scrapbooks
Creator: Athens High School (Athens, Ga.). Alumni and alumnae
Inclusive Dates: 1942-1945
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms3411
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Auld Lang Syne was a mimeographed newspaper sent to members of the 1941 class of Athens High School (Athens, Ga.) serving in World War II. The active staff of the newspaper included Susan Smith, Ann Findley, Rue Bloodworth, Lucy Payne, and John Tibbetts.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of two scrapbooks containing letters addressed to Auld Lang Syne, from 1941 graduates of Athens High School (Athens, Georgia) serving in World War II. Scrapbooks also contain photographs; issues of Auld Lang Syne; and newspaper clippings concerning Auld Lang Syne and staff, and 1941 graduates of Athens High School.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Gift of Susan Carlton Smith Cavanagh.

Preferred Citation

Auld Lang Syne scrapbooks, ms3411, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Soldiers -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-2Scrapbooks, 1942-1945