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Georgia Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MS-84
Scope and Contents The Georgia Collection contains items pertaining to the history of the state. Included are: speeches and writings by famous Georgians; Georgia maps and flags.Harmful Content Policy: Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collection’s collection houses materials collected to elucidate the past. We recognize that users may encounter some items within these collections that contain offensive language, viewpoints, imagery or other forms of objectionable content. Such...
Dates: Acquired: 1999

Authority of the President to use Federal Troops in the State of the Union, February 15, 1816

 File — Box: 01, Folder: 3
Collection number: Folder 3
Scope and Contents

Copy of Memorandum from Georgia Attorney General Eugene Cook to Georgia Governor Marvin Griffin in 1957 on the subject of the rights of the Federal Government to send troops into a state. This document was prepared after the events at Central High School in Little Rock Arkansas. Cook argues that the U.S. Government does not have the right to use troops unless violence has occurred. The Memorandum suggests where Georgia could have gone had men like Griffin remained in power.

Dates: February 15, 1816

Box 1: Georgia Collection

 Box — Box: 01
Collection number: Box 1
Scope and Contents

Contains Georgia Collection Speeches and Writings.

Dates: Acquired: 1999

Georgia Collection Speeches

 File — Box: 01, Folder: 1
Collection number: Folder 1
Scope and Contents

Contains speeches from the following: A.O. Bacon, John M. Berrien, Charles H. Brand, Howell Cobb, Henry R. Jackson, Hoke Smith, and Robert Toombs

Dates: Acquired: 1999

Georgia Collection Writings of Mildred Lewis Rutherford

 File — Box: 01, Folder: 2
Collection number: Folder 2
Scope and Contents From the Box:

Contains Georgia Collection Speeches and Writings.

Dates: Acquired: 1999

Dixie Highway

 File — Box: 01, Folder: 4
Collection number: Folder 4
Scope and Contents

Information pertaining to Dixie Highway. Donated by John Mallory, the folder includes copies of 'Information on the Central Route from Macon, Ga to Jacksonville, Fla for the Dixie Highway' and Troupville Union Road.

Dates: Acquired: 1999

Margaret Mitchell

 File — Box: 01, Folder: 5
Collection number: Folder 5
Scope and Contents

Book titled: Margaret Mitchell, The Book, The Film, The Woman Includes flyer from Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System Donated by Elaine Yontz

Dates: Acquired: 1999

Bobby Rowan's 32 Years of Public Life, 1962-1994

 File — Box: 01, Folder: 6
Collection number: Folder 6
Scope and Contents

Publication featuring Bobby Rowan and his years as a State Senator and Public Service Commissioner. Signed copy of item. Donated by the Davis family.

Dates: Created: 1962-1994

Georgia state flag

 Item — Box: 01, Item: 1
Collection number: Item 1
Scope and Contents

Pre 2003 with Confederate stars and bars

Dates: Acquired: 1999

Book of Georgia Birds, 1955

 Item — Box: 01, Item: 2
Collection number: Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Box:

Contains Georgia Collection Speeches and Writings.

Dates: Created: 1955