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Galis family papers

Galis family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Galis family papers
Creator: Galis, Peggy
Inclusive Dates: 1901-1979
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4554
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Anthony Dennis "Tony" Galis (1901-1965) and Steve Vacalis created and ran Tony's Restaurant on East Clayton Street in downtown Athens, Georgia. He married Yota Economy in 1934 and had three children, Dennis C., Leon, and Constantine Galis.

Scope and Content

This collection contains legal and real estate documents, photographs, clippings, and family history.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], Galis family papers, ms4554, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Deeds -- Georgia.
Families -- Photographs
Legal documents -- Georgia -- Athens.
Restaurants -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Family papers - Marriage, death certificates
12Will - Yota Economy Galis, 1966
13Family history - ephemera
14Photographs - Tony Galis family
18Photographs (reproductions) - Galis family, homes, restaurant
16Dennis C. Galis - Clippings scrapbook - Swim teams - High school, UGA, 1953-1957
17Agreement - Sale of Tony Galis' partnership in Tony's Restaurant, 1963
18Deeds - Clarke County - Milledge Heights, Lots 14-16, 1928-1940
19Deeds - Clarke County - Southview Heights, Lot 3, 1943-1979
110Deeds - Clarke County - 129 Milledge Heights, 1979
111Deeds - Clarke County - History of E. Clayton Street property, 1901-1948
112Leases (2) - 134, 136 E. Clayton Street - William Erwin, 1945
113Lease agreements - Fulton County - 49A, 47B S. Pryor, 1915, 1918
114State of Georgia v. Alfonzo Jackson - Dennis C. Galis for defendant, 1962
115State of Georgia v. Lindy Thomas Maxwell - Denny Galis for defendant, 1974
116State of Georgia v. Lindy Thomas Maxwell - Committal hearing, 1974