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Sherman Vann Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0035

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains a Naval Air Training certificate, a dentistry license, a diploma from Emory University, and photographs.

Dates

  • 1941-1989

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

Sherman Vann Wilson was born on August 16, 1920 in Washington, Georgia. He graduated from West Georgia College in 1941 and served in World War II as a navy pilot. Wilson graduated from Emory University in 1950 with a degree in dental surgery. In 1990, Wilson died in Shiloh, Georgia. He and his wife, fellow WGC graduate Betty O. Everett, established a scholarship fund at the University of West Georgia for students wishing to be physicians.

Extent

0.17 Linear feet (1 folder)

Language

English

Overview

Papers of Sherman Vann Wilson, a 1941 graduate of West Georgia College.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Unknown.

Processing Information note

Processed by Suzanne Durham in 2010.
Title
Guide to the Sherman Vann Wilson papers MS-0035
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Written by Suzanne Durham
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