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C. A. Trussell Motor Company records

 Collection
Collection number: MSS-042
Overview

Records of the C. A. Trussell Motor Company, a Ford dealership in Athens, Georgia, in later years known as Trussell Ford.

Dates: 1935-1964

Gilleland Family collection

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1-7
Collection number: MSS-043
Overview

A wide selection of materials pertaining to the Gilleland family, largely known because John Gilleland invented a double-barreled cannon during the Civil War.

Dates: 1847-1970

Gary Doster papers

 Collection
Collection number: MSS-044
Scope and Contents

The collection includes drafts, review copies, and mock-ups of Gary L. Doster's book, A Postcard History of Athens, Georgia, published 2002 by the Athens Historical Society. Some of the documents feature handwritten notes, providing insight into the process of editing and publishing a work of local history.

Dates: 2001-2002

Bernstein Funeral Home records

 Collection
Collection number: MSS-045
Overview

Photocopies of Bernstein Funeral Home records, 1911-1940.

Dates: 1911-1940

Dick Mendenhall collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-046
Overview

Autographs and other historical materials collected by Dick Mendenhall.

Dates: 1770-1999

George M. Kozelnicky collection of train memorabilia

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1-14
Collection number: MSS-047
Overview

Pamphlets, periodicals, maps, and other documents pertaining to railroads in the United States collected by George M. Kozelnicky, a professor at the University of Georgia specializing in plant pathology and genetics.

Dates: 1887-1982; Majority of material found within 1958-1982

Jack Martin collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-048
Overview

Materials pertaining to Jack Martin’s work as a columnist for the Athens Banner-Herald and portraying Stana Claus in person and on the radio.

Dates: 1946-1972

Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) collection

 Collection
Collection number: MSS-049
Dates: Majority of material found within 1994-2019

Hugh Logan collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-050
Overview

This collection contains papers dealing with Hugh Logan’s government activity, both at the state and local level. Correspondence consists of letters concerning local government and mainly the Athens-Clarke County Commission.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1957-1997

Athens Community Council on Aging's History of the Station collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-051
Overview

Documents pertaining to the Athens Community Council on Aging’s participation in the Grassroots Arts Program, which led to the creation of The History of the Station, an oral history of the railroad station formerly located on Hoy Street. The Council attained ownership of the building in 1987 and restored it to use as their headquarters.

Dates: 1996-1999

Gayther Plummer collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-052
Overview

This collection mostly pertains to Gayther Plummer's work as a climatologist, including soil surveys, as well as two folders of materials relating to his work with the Georgia Heritage Trust.

Dates: 1901-1988; Majority of material found within 1959-1988

The Foundation for Excellence in Public Education collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-053
Overview

This collection contains materials pertaining to meetings held by members of the Foundation for Excellence in Education in addition to photographs and ephemera from award ceremonies held by the Foundation.

Dates: 1983-2015

Athens 96 collection

 Collection
Collection number: MSS-054
Overview Athens 96 Incorporated was the corporation founded by Athens community members upon the announcement that Athens would host Olympic Soccer for the 1996 Olympics. The group brought together community leaders to serve as a community liaison between Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, Athens Clarke County Government, Athens Clarke County non-profits and groups, and the broader community. They planned events and served as volunteers, as well as coordinated the donation of money and time to...
Dates: 1993-1998; Majority of material found within 1994-1996

Dan McClure slides

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-055
Overview

Slides of photographs taken by Dan McClure for local publications including Athens Magazine and as owner of McClure Studios.

Dates: 1970 - 1990

Athens City Engineer collection

 Collection
Collection number: MSS-056
Overview The Athens City Engineer collection contains materials from the City Engineer office from the inclusive dates of 1883 to 1982. The bulk of the items are dated from 1957 to 1980 and contain primarily agreements, contracts, and specifications for development projects in Athens including additions to the water treatment plants, business developments, and parks. The collection also collects miscellaneous publications from other Athens departments like the police, as well as items relating to...
Dates: 1883-1983; Majority of material found within 1957-1980

Whitehead Media Group and WNGM-TV 34 collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-057
Overview

The collection pertains to the later phrase of WNGM's history. It consists of correspondence regarding cancellation of programs and other matters; business and legal documentation of programs and advertisements, including F. C. C. reports and receipts for advertising buys; and materials related to a legal dispute between Whitehead and MediaOne regarding WNGM's inclusion in Atlanta-area markets.

Dates: 1993-1998

Towards a History of Athens collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Collection number: MSS-058
Overview

This collection apparently contains materials intended for a project entitled, Towards a History of Athens, Georgia. The provenance of the collection is uncertain. Given its small size, its original compiler may have intended to include other materials.

Dates: 1958

John C. Braswell collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MSS-059
Overview

A small collection of objects pertaining to Jack Braswell, specifically his service in the Second World War.

Dates: 1943-1982

Ethel T. Chaffin papers

 Collection
Collection number: MSS-060
Overview

The collection contains materials donated by Athens resident Ethel T. Chaffin who earned a Master of Arts degree at the University of Georgia in dance and theatre history in 1982 and contributed heavily to the work of the Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation. Includes her thesis notes and research on Athens theatrical history and preservation of local landmarks, including Seney-Stovall Chapel.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1979-1994; Majority of material found within 1967-2002

Moore's Ford Memorial Committee collection

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1-12
Collection number: MSS-061
Overview

The collection pertains to the Moore’s Ford Memorial Committee, which operated in Clarke, Oconee, and Walton counties from 1997 to 2004 in response to renewed interest in the 1946 Moore’s Ford lynching. The collection contains meeting minutes and agendas that detail Committee efforts such as annual scholarships and a memorial service for the victims of the lynching; and documents pertaining to the Georgia Historical Society marker at the location of the lynching.

Dates: 1992-2004; Majority of material found within 1997-2003

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Fickett, Richard Nathanial , 1905-1998 2
Holder, H. Randolph (Howard Randolph), 1916-2002 2
Marshall, George O., 1922-2012 2
(Baldwin) Turnell, June, 1932-2019 1
Aaron, George 1
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Aaron, Hubert, 1923-2014 1
Alford, James H., Jr., b. 1940 1
Allen, Walter, Sr., b. 1930 1
Ansley, William, Col. 1
Antley, William, 1921-2003 1
Arnball, Anders K. 1
Athens-Clarke Safe Cycling Association (Athens, Ga.) 1
Atherton, John "Jack" M. 1
Ayers, Jere, 1914-2005 1
Bentley, Upshaw C., Jr., 1924-2013 1
Beusse, Lena, 1886-1969 1
Billups, Stepney "Step", 1924-2016 1
Bondurant, John Parnell, II, 1907-2002 1
Bonner, Caroline Bennett, 1918-2005 1
Bonner, William Herbert, 1919-2005 1
Bowers, Mary Stark, 1914-2000 1
Brown, Hugh, 1927-2004 1
Brown, Robert Henry 1
Bryan, Ellen Hillyer Newell Bryan, 1904-1998 1
Bundy, Frank, b. 1923 1
Carlisle, Olivia B., 1918-2014 1
Carter, Charles W., 1925-2017 1
Childs, Rex Elijah, 1921-2011 1
Clark, Louie Maxwell, Sr., 1924-2014 1
Clute, Robert Eugene , Dr., 1924-2011 1
Cofer, Hal Lewis, Jr., b. 1927 1
Colegrove, Susan 1
Cook, Eugene "Gene" D., 1921-2005 1
Cook, Mozelle, 1925-2010 1
Corrigan, James T. 1
Crawford, Virginia Hale, 1932-2020 1
Crow, Harold Murphy, Sr., 1923-2008 1
David, William Edward, Dr., 1925-2019 1
Davis, John, Dr., b. 1944 1
Davis, Sam Talmadge, 1919-2020 1
Devore, T.C. (Theodore Carroll), 1924-2006 1
Downs, Edward Hodgson, 1912-1999 1
Downs, Jeanne Mealor McCommon, 1913-2008 1
Dunning, Robert "Bob" C., 1921-2011 1
Dupree, LaGrange Cothran Trussell, 1920-2011 1
Durham, LaRamon, 1924-2007 1
Durham, Phyllis 1
Easom, Maxine P., b. 1945 1
Edinger, Fred, 1919-2010 1
Ellis, Edna Ward, 1920-2017 1
Erwin, Goodloe Yancey, Dr., 1919-2013 1
Fanning, J.W. 1
Fickett, Amanda, 1911-2007 1
Finn, Lola, b. 1931 1
Firor, David, Lt. Col., 1924-2000 1
Firor, Dorothy "Dot" Elizabeth Holcombe, 1915-2007 1
Fletcher, William H. 1
Flynt, Evelyn Brown 1
Flynt, Max Sidney, Jr., 1910-1999 1
Ford, Delores 1
Forrester, Harold 1
Fowler, Hugh, d. 2000 1
Fuller, Henry Lester, 1916-2014 1
Gatschell, Roswell L. "Roy", 1913-1999 1
Griffith, Louis, 1918-2005 1
Grimes, Millard, b. 1930 1
Harris, William Thomas , 1921-2015 1
Hartford, James, Col., Jr., 1918-2001 1
Hartman, Bill, 1915-2006 1
Hawkins, Forrest Grady, Deacon, 1937-2020 1
Hollingsworth, Mary Elizabeth Nix, 1915-2015 1
Hoopes, Edwin, Jr. 1
Hudson, Sandra "Sandy" Strother 1
Hudson, William E., d. 2008 1
Johnson, Alfred "Al" Amandus, 1925-2005 1
Johnson, Lacy L. 1
Jones, David Hamilton, b. 1946 1
Kelley, James W. 1
Kershaw, Steve 1
Killian, Archibald R., Reverend, 1933-2016 1
King, Mary Elizabeth "Mollie" Primrose Parry, 1926-2008 1
King, William Dabney, 1923-2012 1
Kreuz, Mary Lynn Moore, 1923-2014 1
Lang, Thomas F. , 1928-2014 1
Laster, Arleen (Gertrude Arleen), 1920-2020 1
Leathers, Milton, b. 1946 1
Lieth, Rosa von der, 1850-1925 1
Loden, Harold Dickson, Dr., 1918-2001 1
Lumpkin, Ben (Benjamin E.), 1926-2015 1
Massey, Dwight 1
Mauldin, Archie Thomas "A.T.", 1908-2004 1
Maxwell, Robert "Bob" W., 1928-2007 1
McAlexander, Hubert Horton 1
McClure, Dan, 1948-2020 1
McEntire, James, Sr., 1921-2014 1
McEntire, Jennie Smith (Jennie Mae (Jane)), 1923-2011 1
McPherson, John Hanson Thomas, Dr., Jr., 1917-2001 1
Meyer, Joseph Thomas , Jr. 1
Montgomery, Dorothy Carlisle, 1928-2016 1
Montgomery, Marion H. , Jr., 1925-2011 1
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