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Eugene Beck Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Collection number: MS-5
Scope and Contents This is a collection of letters and certificates  pretaining to the career of Eugene H. Beck.  He served as a trustee for 6 years for the South Georgia State Normal College, as well as served as a faculty member at North Georgia College.  He also served as a teacher in schools across the state and was County Superintendent of Schools in Lowndes County from 1924-1938. This collection contains his certificates and letters of commendation.Harmful Content Policy: Valdosta State...
Dates: 1872-1928

History Department Student Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: UA-8-9-1
Scope and Contents Contains papers from Students of the History Department 1960-1970s on a variety of topics.
Dates: 1960's-1970's

Maria W. Tillman-Lowndes County History

 Collection — Box: 1
Collection number: MS-9
Scope and Contents Maria Tillman compiled sufficient notes, documents, and letters for one to grasp what life was like in Lowndes County during the late 19th Century. The material she has compiled provides a real understanding of the social and economical history of Lowndes County. The box consists mostly of Marie Tillman’s work on obtaining general information ranging from the construction of churches to agriculture in Lowndes County.  The notes concentrate on the establishment of churches and soldiers from the...
Dates: 1861-1963

Wiregrass History

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MS-28
Scope and Contents This collection contains information about the history of Lowndes County. It has Lowndes County Historical Society Newsletters, as well as maps, phone books, and guides. It also has information about points of interest such as local events, the Crescent, Valdosta Schools, and Sunset Cemetery. It has Statistical (1944), Economic (1950s & 1960s), and Sanitation (1967) Information. It also contains photographs, and news articles concerning the county.  An 1851 Alapaha Store manifest, very...
Dates: 1800-1980