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Atlanta College of Pharmacy records, 1891-1927

Emory University

Historical Collections

Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library

1462 Clifton Road, NE

Atlanta, GA 30322


Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/f96k1

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Atlanta College of Pharmacy.
Title: Atlanta College of Pharmacy records, 1891-1927
Call Number:Series No. 020
Extent: 0.5 linear ft. (1 box + 7 bound volumes)
Abstract:Includes legal documents, matriculation registers, grade books, a minute book containing faculty meeting minutes, a receipts journal, and a small collection of memorabilia.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in This Repository

Atlanta Medical College Records, 1854-1898, RG HS 001




[after identification of item(s)], Atlanta College of Pharmacy Records, Historical Collections, Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library, Emory University.


Processed by Nancy Hall Watkins, 2003.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

The Atlanta College of Pharmacy was founded in 1891, under the leadership of George Frederick Payne, as the first college of pharmacy in Georgia. It grew out of the pharmacy department of the Atlanta Medical College. Throughout its thirty-six years of operation, the basic curriculum of the school was a two-session program leading the Ph.G. degree.

Scope and Content Note

This record consists of materials documenting the functions of the Atlanta College of Pharmacy from 1891-1927. Included are legal documents, matriculation registers (1891-1927); grade books (1911-1920); a minute book containing faculty meeting minutes (1910-1925); a receipts journal (1914-1923) and a small collection of memorabilia.

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Organized by record type.

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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Bulletin, 1924
1 2 Examinations-Junior and Senior, 1907
1 3 Petition for incorporation, 1910
1 4 Pharmacy in History, V. 27, no. 1, 1985: Article “George Frederick Payne and the Atlanta College of Pharmacy,” pp. 22-31.
1 5 Photographs, 1913, undated
1 6 Summary of corporate minutes
BV 5 Grades, 1911-1919
BV 3 Grades, 1914-1920
BV 6 Matriculation register, 1891-1898
BV 4 Matriculation register, 1891-1914
BV 2 Matriculation register, 1916-1927
BV 7 Minute book, 1910-1925
BV 1 Receipts journal, 1914-1916; 1922-1923