Scope and Contents note
This collection contains thirty almanacs, mostly from the early to mid-nineteenth century. The earlier almanacs have sewn bindings and the later ones are stapled. All are in fair to excellent condition, though require careful handling due to their age.
- Majority of material found within Bulk, 1810-1882
Conditions Governing Access note
Open to all users; no restrictions
Conditions Governing Use note
Rights have been transferred to the University of West Georgia.
0.42 Linear feet
Collection of thirty almanacs, mostly from the early to mid-nineteenth century.
Arranged alphabetically by almanac publisher’s name, then chronologically within folders.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Twenty-six of the almanacs were accepted into Special Collections sometime before April 1975. The collection contains four other almanacs dated after 1975. These were probably added by former archivist Myron House.
Processing Information note
Processed by Suzanne Durham in 2009 and Candice Larson in 2016.
- Guide to the Almanacs collection MS-0016
- Finding aid prepared by Written by Suzanne Durham and Candice Larson
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description is in English