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Ella May Thornton letters

Ella May Thornton letters

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ella May Thornton letters
Creator: Thornton, Ella May, 1885-
Inclusive Dates: 1955-1964
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms767
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Ella May Thornton (1885-1971) was the State Librarian for the state of Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence between Ella May Thornton and John W. Bonner, Jr. regarding various papers Miss Thornton had given to the University of Georgia Libraries. Also included are letters from Norborne T. N. Robinson of the Congressional Digest, Washington, D.C., to Ella May regarding the questions Ella May had asked about General James Neil Bethune and John Bethune.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ella May Thornton letters, ms767, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Reference services (Libraries) -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters, 1955-1964