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Cobb-Dorsey-Weltner family papers

Cobb-Dorsey-Weltner family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Cobb-Dorsey-Weltner family papers
Creator: Hargrett Library
Inclusive Dates: 1870-1980
Language(s): English
Extent: 4 Linear Feet 5 boxes, 2 oversized Folders
Collection Number: ms4155
Repository: Hargrett Library
Location: The ivory pendant and the portraits are housed off-site at Main Library Storage. Contact Hargrett Library to request these items.

Collection Description

Scope and Content

This collections consists of papers, photographs, and genealogical records pertaining to the Cobb, Dorsey, and Weltner families. Many of the materials focus on Jasper Newton Dorsey, his wife Callender Weltner Dorsey, and their children, John Tucker Dorsey II and Sally Hull Dorsey, although many other prominent members of all three families are represented in the collection.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cobb-Dorsey-Weltner family papers, ms4155, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Cobb family
Cobb, Marion McHenry Lumpkin, 1822-1897
Cobb, Thomas Reade Rootes, 1823-1862
Dorsey family
Dorsey, Jasper N.
Families -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Families -- Georgia -- Photographs.
Families -- Georgia.
Family papers.
Weltner family

Related Collections in this Repository

See also: Jasper Dorsey collection, ms2125, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related audiovisual materials from this collection are housed in the Walter J. Brown Media Archive:

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence , 1890-1899, 1930-1989
12Genealogy & family history
13Family writings
13T.R.R. Cobb house artistic drawing
13Jasper Newton Dorsey Easter card
14Bell System 30th anniversary photographs
14Photographs of portraits
15Retirement photographs, 1978
15Photographs of the home of Judge John T. Dorsey
14-6Family photographs
17Materials from Cobb Homes of Athens scrapbook
18Warrantee Deed between Marion McHenry Cobb and Robert L. Bloomfield - selling T.R.R. Cobb house to Bloomfield, 1873 May 19
2Baby scrapbook for Callender Hull Weltner (2), 1915
2Lambertville, New Jersey scrapbook
2Callender Hull Weltner Dorsey bride scrapbook (2)
2Family lineage record book
2Jasper N. and Callender Dorsey family photograph album
2John Tucker Dorsey II baby book
2Composition book belonging to Philip Weltner, esq. - Chronicles of the Meyer Weltner family
2Scrapbook with cover image of A.L. Hull house (empty)
3Framed photographs (small)
3Photograph album (small)
4Two silver covered dishes - engraved with "M. Mc. H. Cobb, February 22, 1861"
4One silver serving spoon - engraved with "M M C"
4A set of 12 fish knives - engraved with "M M C"
4Lace from Callender McHenry Cobb Hull's wedding dress
51Dorsey family history
52Hull - Cobb family history
53Robertson family history
54Weltner family history
55Printed materials - family history
56Ledger, 1881-1882
57Photographs - Dorsey family
58Photographs - Hull family
59Photograph - Callender Grieve portrait
510Photographs - unidentified
511Annie Dorsey
512John Dorsey
513Jasper Dorsey
514Tucker Dorsey
515Sally Dorsey Danner
516Photographs - Jasper Dorsey and family
517Photographs - Jasper Dorsey - Southern Bell golf event
518Photographs - events, publicity
519Photographs - Carnival events
520Carnival Ball programs, 1985-1991
1Oversized photograph of unidentified group of men
1Oversized photograph of unidentified man
1Oversized genealogical record (2)
1Drawing of T.R.R. Cobb
1Photograph of T.R.R. Cobb house
1Photograph of James W. Robertson, Adjutant General of Georgia on his 73rd birthday (2), 1903 August 12
2Oversized family trees
1Oversized family tree
MLSIvory pendant
MLSPortrait of Augustus Longstreet Hull
MLSPortrait of William Robertson
MLSPortrait of the Seal of the Confederate States of America
MLSPortrait of young girl - ivory
MLSPicture of T.R.R.Cobb
MLSPortrait of Marion McHenry Cobb
MLSPortrait of Callender McHenry Cobb Hull on wedding day