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Kathleen Yancey papers

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0059

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains two memory books from 1927-1931, as well as a 1966 Carrollton High School newspaper. The large memory book is very fragile and should be handled with care.

Dates

  • 1927-1931 and 1966

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to all users; no restrictions

Conditions Governing Use note

Rights have been transferred to the University of West Georgia.

Biographical/Historical note

Kathleen Yancey was perhaps born on June 23, 1913. She graduated from Carrollton High School in 1931 and was voted to be Salutatorian and Most Intellectual. Not much is known about her life following high school. Yancey may have moved to Dothan, Alabama at some point. She passed away in 1996.

Extent

0.03 Linear feet (1 folder)

Language

English

Overview

Memory books belonging to Kathleen Yancey, a student at Carrollton High School in the late 1920s, as well as a 1966 Carrollton High School newspaper.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated by Elizabeth Nichols, Kathleen Yancey’s niece, in March 1996.

Processing Information note

Processed by Sara Berry in September 2010.
Title
Guide to the Kathleen Yancey papers LH-0059
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Written by Sara Berry and Candice Larson
Date
2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English

Repository Details

Part of the University of West Georgia Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Special Collections, Ingram Library
University of West Georgia
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton GA 30118-2000 United States