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Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries

Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries

Descriptive Summary

Title: Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries
Creator: Gannon, Nell Upshaw
Inclusive Dates: 1933-1973
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.6 Linear Feet (4 document boxes)
Collection Number: ms883
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of diaries of Nell Upshaw Gannon from 1933-1973. The entries mainly discuss Gannon's daily activities with much emphasis on social events in Athens (Ga.) including visits and visitors and her involvement in various women's clubs. Also includes descriptions of vacations and trips, particularly the World's Fair in Chicago and a trip to Cuba.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Nell Upshaw Gannon diaries, ms883, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Athens (Ga.) -- Social life and customs.
Cuba -- Description and travel.
Women -- Georgia -- Diaries.
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs.
Women travelers -- Georgia.
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Diary, 1933
12Diary, 1934
13Diary, 1935
14Diary, 1936
15Diary, 1937
16Diary, 1938
17Diary, 1939
18Diary, 1940
19Diary, 1941
21Diary, 1942
22Diary, 1943
23Diary, 1944
24Diary, 1945
25Diary, 1946
26Diary, 1947
27Diary, 1948
28Diary, 1949
29Diary, 1950
210Diary, 1951
211Diary, 1952
31Diary, 1953
32Diary, 1954
33Diary, 1955
34Diary, 1956
35Diary, 1957
36Diary, 1958
37Diary, 1959
38Diary, 1960
39Diary, 1961
310Diary, 1962
311Diary, 1963
41Diary, 1964
42Diary, 1965
43Diary, 1966
44Diary, 1967
45Diary, 1968
46Diary, 1969
47Diary, 1970
48Diary, 1971
49Diary, 1972
410Diary, 1973
411Family Financial Report, 1937