Theodore (Ted) Davis Papers, 1967-1993, undated

Emory University

Oxford College Archives

Oxford College Library

134 Few Circle

Oxford, GA 30054


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

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Oxford College of Emory University.
Title: Theodore (Ted) Davis Papers, 1967-1993, undated
Call Number:OX-MSS006
Extent: 12.8 linear ft. (10 boxes + 1 oversize + 19 card files)
Abstract:Consists of research materials for Ted Davis’ Bibliography of Newton County, and other works.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Boxes 1-7 contain work by Oxford College students.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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

Related Materials in This Repository

Oxford College Biographical Files, Series No. 018; Oxford College Subject Files, 1835-2009, undated, OX-S019; Oxford Local History collection, 1824-2016, undated, Manuscript Collection No. 004; Oxford College Photograph Collection, Series No. 025.


Gift of Ted Davis.


[after identification of item(s)], Theodore Davis Papers, Oxford College Archives, Oxford College Library, Emory University.


Processed by Stephanie Darden, 2021.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Theodore (Ted) Edward Davis (1929-2002) was born in Brooklyn, New York. After receiving his master’s degree in history from the University of Virginia in 1964, he was a member of the history faculty at Oxford College of Emory University from 1967 to 1993.

Scope and Content Note

This collection includes handwritten research notes and drafts by Ted Davis, related reference material and correspondence, and student writing on the history of Newton County, GA.

Arrangement Note

Organized into two series: (1) Research Material, (2) Faculty Papers.

Description of Series