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Campus Building Plans

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-4-5-5-##20w
Scope and Contents Contains drawings, plans, and blueprints for Valdosta State Campus. Many are proposals that were never carried out or were altered in some way.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 23/01/2006

Frank R. Reade Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-2-1-3
Scope and Contents Reade's papers invite leisurely perusal to appreciate his humor and erudition.  His papers are expansive, covering topics from his family and genealogy to administrative correspondence to correspondence with and photographs of the famous men and women of his day.  The collection includes books, journals, correspondence, reports, scrapbooks, drawings, photographs, and realia.  The correspondence ranges from a manuscript of a Civil War era diary by Frank Smith Robertson (1841-1926), Reade's...
Dates: 1841 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1934 - 1948

Library Administration

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-15-1-##gwk
Scope and Contents This collection contains administrative records for Valdosta State's Odum Library from  the 1970s-1980s. Most of it relates to the Academic Committee on Libraries, Academic Council, and the American Library Association. The majority of the information is memos and meeting minutes.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 05/23/2012

Library Affairs Committee

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-15-21-1
Scope and Contents This Collection contains the records of the Library Affairs Committee from the late 1970s early 1980s. The first box holds meeting minutes, and memos dealing with financial affairs of the library. The second box deals with the Library Affairs Subcommittee Research/Impact Funds.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Library Annual Reports and Self Studies

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-15-16-1
Scope and Contents Annual Report of the Library/Self-Study for Valdosta State University Library 1925-1970, and for Odum Library 1989-2007, 2011.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Library Dedications

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-15-18-1
Scope and Contents Contains Dedication pamphlets from the Libraries of Valdosta State. In 1941 Powell Library was dedicated. Powell was in use until 1972 when a new library was completed that would eventually be named Odum Library. In 2004 Odum dedicated a new addition that doubled the size of the library.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Library Events

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA-15-20-1
Scope and Contents This collection contains items relating to Odum Library Events and Receptions mostly banners, though there is some correspondence planning events.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Library General Files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-15-19-1
Scope and Contents The Library at Valdosta State has gone through a number of changes over the years. This collection is a large one, that displays the ways that the school's library has grown. The Accession Records list the books that South Georgia State Normal College, and later Georgia State Woman's College added to their library from the years February 1913 to November 1958. The collection contains general files for the Library from 1969 onward, listing staff meeting minutes(1969-1994), memos, correspondence,...
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 04/19/2001

Library Instruction

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA-15-13-1
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials produced by the Library for specific cours/classes during the 1990s.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Mary Remer Parramour Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-68
Abstract Mary Remer Parramour (Dec. 30, 1929 – Dec. 24, 1996) was born in Valdosta Georgia. Was the second child of Dinah Roberts and Redden Lamb Parramore. Graduated from Valdosta State College among the first class in 1951. Worked as an office manager for Dr. Joe Brannen for over 20 years. Civil and social associations she belonged to included the Valdosta Junior Service League, the Cotillion Club, Valdosta Mystery Club, the Reader’s Forum, the Lowndes Country Historical Society and the Daughters of...
Dates: 1947 - 1973; Acquired: 2002-05-09

Odum Library Banners and Signs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-15-17-1
Scope and Contents Contains Banners, Signs, and Posters that have been hung in Odum Library. These might be informational, directional, or event related. They date from 1993-present day.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Ramona Ice Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-56
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one framed photograph of the north side of Odum Library by Ramona Ice. There is aalso a box with information about camellias and research about Valdosta's Camellia Trail.
Dates: Acquired: 2014-08-26

S. Walter Martin Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-2-1-5
Scope and Contents Dr. Sidney Walter Martin was the fifth president of Valdosta State College. He served from 1966-1978  in which time he continued the building trend that had begun under Dr. Thaxton.  During his presidency, Dr. Martin dedicated Odum Library, the Fine Arts Building, the Education Center, the College Union, and three dormitories: Langdale Hall, Lowndes Hall, and Georgia Hall.  He also reorganized the college and started graduate programs.  These physical changes mirrored social changes that took...
Dates: 1962 - 1991

Valdosta State College/University History

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-22-6-2
Abstract This collection contains material from the 1950-1993 time period in Valdosta State University history.  During this time Valdosta State University was known as Valdosta State College. Renamed VSC from Georgia State Womens College in 1950, the school embarked on a new era as a co-ed campus. During the 1950?s the University expanded with the acquisition of the former Emory University campus at Valdosta in 1953, this became what is now known as North Campus. Greek organizations began to appear on...
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 06/09/2010