Series 10
Memorabilia
Boxes 544-563, 579 and XOP1

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of memorabilia associated with Robert W. Woodruff and members of his family. It includes objects like Woodruff's calling cards, letter openers and paperweights. The family memorabilia consists of items like a bottle opener, eyeglasses, a magnifying glass and playing cards associated with his parents, Emily and Ernest Woodruff, as well as his brothers, George W. Woodruff and Henry F. Woodruff. This series also includes decorative memorabilia, furnishing, associated with Woodruff, including ash trays, cigar boxes, sculptures and vases.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order by type of item where possible.

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: This series is stored offsite. Researchers must contact MARBL in advance for access to this material.

Robert W. Woodruff
Box Folder Content
544 1 Badge, American Protective League (2 items)
544 2 Badge, Atlanta Fire Department
544 3 Badge, Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Office
544 4 Badges, Fulton County Police (2 items)
544 5 Barometer, in case
544 6 Belt Buckle, Georgia Military Academy
544 7 Belt, monogrammed with "RWW leader 1917, the White Company
544 8 Book cover, monogrammed
544 9 Bookmark, 50th Wedding anniversary, 1962
544 10 Bookplate, "Ex Libris, R.W. Woodruff"
544 11 Bottle opener, inscribed to RWW from Sico Bottling Plants, Egypt, 1955
544 12 Bottle opener, monogrammed
544 13 Box, Silver, monogrammed, 38th Wedding Anniversary
544 14 Bracelet, "Gainsborough Best Dog, Won by Ichauway's Maritana, September 1941"
544 15 Business card, "Robert W. Woodruff"
544 16 Calling cards, "Mr. Robert Winship Woodruff"
XOP1 Cane, monogrammed "RWW, USA, F.A.S.G, London
XOP1 Cane, plain
544 17 Card, driver's license
544 18 Card, firearms license, 1976
544 19 Card, insurance, 1966-1977
544 20 Card, memberships
544 21 Card, Social Security
544 22 Castanets (2 items)
544 23 Checkbook cover, monogrammed
544 24 Cigar holders (4 items)
544 25 Cigarette trading cards, political figures (10 items)
544 26 Cigarette trading cards, flags of various countries (6 items)
544 27 Cock fighting supplies (12 items)
544 28 Commemorative baseball bat (minature), Hanna Batrite, compliments Steamboat Johnson, Wilson Truck Company, Nashville, Tenn.
544 29 Commemorative coin, Boys Clubs of America Charter Member
544 30 Commemorative coin, Chile [gift of Sergio Vergara Bruce, 1980)
544 31 Commemorative coin, Commerce Club, Atlanta, Georgia, RWW Director, 1960-1967
544 32 Commemorative coin, Dwight David Eisenhower (2 items)
544 33 Commemorative coin, Florence McDonnell - People of Vision
544 34 Commemorative coin, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1935
544 35 Commemorative coins, Georgia Bulldogs, 1973, 1979 (2 items)
544 36 Commemorative coins, Pope Pius XII Golden Anniversary of his ordination to the Priesthood, April 2, 1949 (4 items)
544 37 Commemorative coin, Rames Agricultural Company, May 1978
544 38 Commemorative coin, Rich's Department Store, 75th Anniversary, 1942
544 39 Commemorative coin, Robert E. Lee's birthplace
544 40 Commemorative coin, Sagittarius
544 41 Commemorative coin, San Diego 200th Anniversary, 1969
545 1 Commemorative coin, St. Clemens Cathedral, Germany
545 2 Contract bridge score pad, monogrammed
545 3 Cuff links, Argentina (2 items)
545 4 Cuff links, Dogs
545 5 Cuff links, Horses
545 6 Cuff links, Monogrammed
545 7 Cuff links, Plain
545 8 Currency, $20.00 note, Confederate States of America, 1864
545 9 Currency, 10 cents note, United States
545 10 Currency, 25 cents note, United States, 1874 (2 items)
545 11 Currency, $2.00 bill with RWW in center
545 12 Currency, 20, 50 and 100 pesos (3 items)
545 13 Dice, monogrammed, in box (5 die)
545 14 Engraving plate, bookplate, "Ex Libris R. W. Woodruff
545 15 Fish hook, Munda, New Georgia Island
545 16 Folder, leather, "To-Day's Mail, R.W. Woodruff"
SL - Gun, Winchester 94 "Buffalo Bill" commemorative .30/.30 rifle, with Coca-Cola bottle inlay "RWW from WW"
SL - Gun, Winchester Model 21 shotgun [On display in the Woodruff Room]
SL - Gun, L.C. Smith double-barrel shotgun [On display in the Woodruff Room]
SL - Gun, Double-barrel shotgun, gift of Dwight D. Eisenhower [On display in the Woodruff Room]
SL - Gun barrel, Winchester Model 21 .20 gauge custom double barrel with case
SL - Gun case (brown)
SL - Gun case, Winchester Model 21 shotgun
545 17 Handkerchief, monogrammed
545 18 Harmonica, miniature, Hohner
545 19 Headstone insert, ceramic, photograph of the dog, Lloyd's Boy, for headstone in the dog cemetery at Ichauway Plantation
545 20 Jewelry, Mallard duck tie pin and earrings
545 21 Jewelry, Pheasant tie tac and 2 sets of earrings
545 22 Jewelry, Richard Nixon pin and bracelet
545 23 Jewelry, Rings, Gold band engraved "Robert from Mama, 1901, Georgia Masons (2 items
545 24 Key ring, inscribed to RWW commemorating the 500 millionth gallon of Coca-Cola syrup, June 1953
545 25 Key ring, St. Christopher, inscribed to RWW from Bishop Choi
545 26 Letter opener, engraved, "Bob from Chip, Xmas 1960
545 27 Letter opener, monogrammed (2)
545 28 Lighter, Coca-Cola, engraved "To Buddy from George," December 6, 1954
545 29 Lighters, monogrammed (3)
545 30 Lighter, "Souvenir of Mr. Woodruff's Dinner," Coca-Cola Export Corporation Area Sales Meeting, April 1956
545 31 Luggage tag, Kappa Alpha Knight Commander's Club, 1981 and 1982 (2 items)
545 32 Magnifier, Boys Club of America
545 33 Matchbooks, Ichauway plantation (2), TE Ranch (1), Matchbooks, Robert W. (3)
545 34 Medal, Augusta National Golf Club, 1949, inscribed to RWW
545 35 Medal, Emory University Omega Delta Kappa, 1940, inscribed to RWW
545 36 Medal, Free and Accepted Masons, Palestine Lodge 486, Georgia
545 37 Medal, National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution
545 38 Medal, St. Christopher, monogrammed
545 39 Money clip, American Express Company, monogrammed, 1966
545 40 Money clip, monogrammed, "N.H.W.-R.W.W. 1912-1957," 55th wedding anniversary
545 41 Nail clippers (3)
545 42 Notebook, with Coca-Cola logo, monogrammed
545 43 Paperweight, "Boss" [Robert W. Woodruff Room exhibit]
545 44 Paperweight, Dwight D. Eisenhower dollar
546 1 Paperweight, monogrammed, 1961
546 2 Paperweight, Rotary Club
546 3 Paperweight, Ryder Cup, 1963
546 4 Paperweight, Tower Club, Connell University
546 5 Pen, "Made especially for Robert W. Woodruff by James V. Carmichael, Scripto, Inc."
546 6 Pencils, Mechanical, Cross, monogrammed (3 items)
546 7 Pencils, Mechanical, monogrammed (2 items)
546 8 Pendants, Governor's staff and unidentified (4 items)
546 9 Pill box, Sands Casino, Las Vegas
546 10 Pins, American Eagle (4 items)
546 11 Pin, American Legion
546 12 Pin, Army Ordnance Association
546 13 Pin, Augusta National Golf Club
546 14 Pins, Colonial National Invitation Golf Tournament, 1941, 1946 (2 items)
546 15 Pin, Delaware Turf Club (3 items)
547 1 Pin, Ducks Unlimited (10 items)
547 2 Pins, Dwight D. Eisenhower (4 items)
547 3 Pins, Georgia Free and Accepted Masons, 25 years and 50 years (2 items)
547 4 Pin, Georgia Game and Fish Commission
547 5 Pins, Georgia Military organizations (4)
547 6 Pin, Old Timers Club
547 7 Pins, Plantations, Blue Springs (2 items), Ichauway (3 items), Milestone, Nilo (3 items)
547 8 Pins, Plantations, Norias (2 items), Pinebloom (2 items), Pineland
547 9 Pins, Plantations, Sunny Hill, Tarra, Unidentified, Wildfair, Wingmead
547 10 Pins, Unidentified (4 items)
547 11 Pins, United States Stars (2 items)
547 12 Pins, Universities, Georgia Tech, 75th Anniversary, University of Georgia
547 13 Pocket knives (3 items)
547 14 Pocket knives, monogrammed (3 items)
547 15 Stamp, rubber, "R.W. Woodruff"
547 16 String tie, TE Ranch
548 1 Tie-tac, Coca-Cola, Given to Woodruff for 55 years of service with the Coca-Cola Company
548 2 Tie tac, gold, RWW 60-year service award
548 3 Tie tacs and pins, A.D.G.W, Horseshoe, monogrammed, Stone with gold setting, Wedding anniversary, 40th
548 4 Wallets, monogrammed (5 items)
548 5 Wallet, monogrammed, large tooled leather
548 6 Wallet, travel, monogrammed
548 7 Watch, inscribed to RWW with Coca-Cola logo
548 8 Watch, Rolex, inscribed to RWW for 25 years of service to Coca-Cola
549 1 Pipes (15 items)
549 2 Pipe rest (1 item)
549 3 Pipe and cigar cleaning instruments (7 items)
Other family member
550 1 Emily Winship Woodruff, compact, silver, monogrammed
550 2 Emily Winship Woodruff, eyeglasses with monogrammed silver case
550 3 Emily Winship Woodruff, playing cards from Virginia Iron, Coal, and Coke Company, monogrammed
550 4 Emily Winship Woodruff, silverware place setting, monogrammed
550 5 Emily Winship Woodruff, testaments inscribed by her father, 1877
550 6 Ernest Woodruff, magnifying glass, gold case
550 7 Ernest and Emily Woodruff, engraving plate, calling card, "Mr. & Mrs. Ernest Woodruff"
550 8 Henry F. Woodruff, bottle opener, monogrammed
550 9 Henry F. Woodruff, lighter, monogrammed
550 10 Henry F. Woodruff, pill box, silver
550 11 George W. Woodruff, money clip, monogrammed
Decorative memorabilia
551 1 Ash tray, Coca-Cola bottle cap, "Commemorating the birthday of Robert W, Woodruff, December 6, 1959
551 2 Ash tray, Engraved with "RWW" and R.W.W. and N.H.W., 1912 Oct. 17 1956
551 3 Ash tray, The New York Times front page, October 29, 1958
551 4 Ash tray, "Robert W. Woodruff, 'Boys' Club Boys Greatest Friend,' Whitehead Boys' Club, Southern Region, Boys' Clubs of America"
551 5 Ash tray, TE Ranch
551 6 Bookends, Pistols (2)
552 1 Bookends, wood, elderly man and elderly woman
552 2 Bottle, Coca-Cola from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), circa 1960s
- - Box, glass, with Coca-Coca bottle etched in the top, commemorating the opening of a bottling plant in Beijing, China, 1981 [On display in the Woodruff Room]
552 3 Box, Silver, with horse on top, monogrammed
552 4 Box, wood, Masters Tournament, "Robert W. Woodruff," 1951
552 5 Brass letter "W"
- - Can, Coca-Cola commemorative can from the 1980 Moscow Summer Olympics [On display in the Woodruff Room]
- - Chair, wood, presented to Robert W. Woodruff by Emory University, December 6, 1969 [On display in the Woodruff Room]
553 1 Cigar box, wood, from Israel
- - Cigar box, wood, gift of Fidel Castro, 1977 [On display in the Woodruff Room]
553 2 Clock, Le Coutre Atmos, given to Woodruff from Gene Tunny, Dick Garlington, Bob Jones, and Cliff Roberts
579 1 Clock, Norben with a hunter, bird dog, and horse on top, engraved, "RWW 1912-1949"
553 3 Cup, silver, collapsible, engraved "R. Winship, Atlanta"
553 4 Cup, silver, "Southern Field Trial Club, Albany, Ga., Amateur All-Ages, 3rd, Ichauway's Stylish Peggy
553 5 Desk set, brass and glass
554 1 Dumb bells, black (2)
- - Eagle, Ivory in exhibit case [On display in MARBL]
554 2 Etching, glass, with wooden base from Max Keith, 1969
554 3 Gavel, Plastic, "Bob Woodruff"
554 4 Horn, Engraved with the initials "RWW"
554 5 Magnifying glass, brass
554 6 Measure, Pewter, baluster shaped, half-gill, circa 1826
554 7 Poker set, miniature, monogrammed
- - Pheasant, Yamadori, mounted, "Compliments of W.H. Roberts" [On display in MARBL]
554 8 Plaque, Dwight D. Eisenhower medallion, engraved, "Bob Woodruff from his devoted friend"
554 9 Plaque, "There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit"
554 10 Plaque, "When I compare the things I've lost with the things I've gained, and the things I've missed with what I might have attained, there is little room left for pride. RWW."
555 1 Plate, with Chaffinch illustration
555 2 Plate, with Kingfisher illustration
555 3 Plate, with Nuthatch illustration
555 4 Plate, Prayer Chapel, Oxford College of Emory University, World Wide Art Studios, 1974
555 5 Plate, Seney Hall, Oxford College of Emory University, World Wide Art Studios, 1974
555 6-17 Plates, China with quotations describing Woodruff on them (12 items)
556 1 Polygon, wood, from Bob Dews
556 2 Porcelain figurine, Royal Worcester Dorothy Doughty quail (2 items)
556 3 Reproduction on canvas, Maestri Della Tavolozza, Teatro alla Scala di Milano, from The Coca-Cola Export Company, Milan, Italy, 1979
556 4 Robe, Academic, for honorary degree from Morris Brown College, 1981
Rug, "Drink Coca-Cola" in Arabic and English, Asyut, Egypt circa 1920s
Rug, "Drink Coca-Cola in Bottles"
556 5 Sculpture, alabaster, "Rock Fish," alabaster by Ralph Hurst, Left Bank Art gallery
- - Sculpture, bronze, "Cowboy Dodging a Snake" by Solon Hannibal Borglum [On display in the Woodruff Room]
556 6 Sculpture, bust of Dwight D. Eisenhower by E. Amateis, 1962
- - Sculpture, bust of Robert W. Woodruff by Rittaizo Sculptors [On display in the Woodruff Room]
557 1 Sculpture, glass, phoenix, presented to Robert W. Woodruff, December 6, 1974
558 1 Sculpture, glass, quail, with acrylic base from Lee Talley, 1974
- - Sculpture, ivory, eagle perched on branches [On display outside of the Reading Room]
558 2 Sculpture, wood, deer by K.L. Willis
558 3 Sculpture, wood, ducks from Indonesia (2 items)
559 1 Sculpture, wood, owls by C.M. Copeland, Jr. (2 items)
559 2 Sculpture, wood, quail (2 items)
559 3 Sculpture, wood, "Woodruffs," [Robert W. Woodruff and Ernest Woodruff]
- - Serving tray, silver, engraved "Birthdays are for celebrating. So best wishes . . and happy celebrating," -- Neal Gilliat [On display in the Woodruff Room]
559 4 Shaker, silver
560 1 Toy, White Motor Company bus
- - Toy, White Motor Company transport truck [On display in the Woodruff Room]
560 2 Tray, silver, White House, "Triple Play," Carl E. Sanders and Benjamin H. Oehlert, August 1966
560 3 Trivet, Prayer Chapel, Oxford College of Emory University, World Wide Art Studios, 1974
560 4 Trivet, Seney Hall, Oxford College of Emory University, World Wide Art Studios, 1974
560 5 Trophy, Coca-Cola Company, Commemorating the sale of three billion gallons of Coca-Cola syrup, 1959
560 6 Trophy, Coca-Cola Company, Fountain Sales Department, Sales Meeting, 1957
561 1 Trophy, Junior Achievement, Atlanta Business Hall of Fame Laureate, 1990
561 2 Trophy, "Robert W. Woodruff 1931-1956"
561 3 Trophy, silver, "Southern Field Trial Club, Albany, Ga., Second All Ages, Ichauway's Norias Ike, Owner R.W Woodruff, Handler Trammell Scott," 1941
- - Urn, "Coca-Cola," used to dispense Coca-Cola syrup at soda fountains, circa 1890s [On display in the Woodruff Room]
562 1 Vase, "Drink Coca-Cola"
562 2 Vase with lid, "Robert W. Woodruff, 'Boys' Club Boys Greatest Friend,' Whitehead Boys' Club, Southern Region, Boys' Clubs of America"
Equipment
563 1 Barometer, Taylor (in case)
563 2 Camera, Minox B, engraved "To the Understanding Boss, The German Boys, September 14, 1966"
563 3 Radio, Transistor, General Electric
563 4 Scale, 2 ounces
563 5 Stereoscope, Stereo Realist
563 6 Stereoscope, View-master
563 7 Telephone, Silvertone
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