HILSMAN, ODESSA MOORE.
Odessa Moore Hilsman papers, 1912-1958

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zfjr


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hilsman, Odessa Moore.
Title: Odessa Moore Hilsman papers, 1912-1958
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 783
Extent: .5 linear foot (1 box) and 1 oversized papers box (OP)
Abstract:Papers of Georgia lawyer Odessa Moore Wilson Hilsman including family correspondence, certificates and diplomas, and Moore family photographs.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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

Source

Donor unknown, date unknown.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Odessa Moore Hilsman papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Barbara J. Mann, March 1996.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Odessa Moore, graduated from the Atlanta Law School in 1923 and the George Peabody College for Teachers in 1931. Her second husband was Steve (S.T.) Hilsman.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the papers of Odessa Moore Wilson Hilsman from 1912-1958. The papers include family correspondence, Odessa Moore's certificates and diplomas, and Moore family photographs.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by record type.


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Container List

Odessa Moore Wilson Hilsman materials
Box Folder Content
1 1 The Brief Book, 1923, Atlanta Law School
1 2 State of Georgia: Superior Court: Fulton County: Certificate to practice, June 7, 1923
1 3 George Peabody College for Teachers: Diploma, June 6, 1931
1 4 George Peabody College for Teachers: Diploma folder
1 5 Receipt: Roofing repair, October 31, 1944
Family correspondence
1 6 1912, 1914, 1916, 1922, 1941
1 7 1942, 1949, 1958, no date
Edgar Moore materials
1 8 Bill of sale for property at 550 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, May 30, 1927
1 9 Collected material: travel tag, August 1941
Photographs
1 10 Odessa Moore Wilson Hilsman
1 11 Steve Hilsman (S.T.), husband of Odessa
1 12 Odessa and Steve Hilsman
1 13 Home of Odessa and Steve Hilsman
1 14 Gold Coast Motel (built by Odessa)
1 15 J. L. Wilson [first husband of Odessa?]
1 16 [Lester Moore?], oldest brother of Odessa
1 17 Edgar "Gay" Moore, brother of Odessa
1 18 Trip to Mexico: Odessa and Edgar, 1953
1 19 Trip to Mexico: Odessa and Edgar, 1953
1 20 Lillian Moore Gillen, sister of Odessa
1 21 Fred Gillen, husband of Lillian Moore Gillen
1 22 Minnie Moore, sister of Odessa
1 23 George Durden, [son or grandson of Minnie Moore?]
1 24 George and Ruth Durden, son of Minnie Moore
1 25 Katherine Moore and George Durden III
1 26 Hubert Moore, brother of Odessa
1 27 Wilba Hutchins Moore, wife of Hubert Moore
1 28 Betty and Hurst Bowers, daughter of Hubert and Wilba Moore
1 29 Jack Moore, son of Hubert and Wilba Moore
1 30 Lila Moore Keen, sister of Odessa
1 31 Jane Keen, daughter of Lila
1 32 Gray family [relatives]
1 33 Sara Moore, niece of Odessa
1 34 Sue Holbrook, niece of Odessa
1 35 Carolyn Moore Datlelbaum, niece of Odessa
1 36 Marilyn Moore, [niece of Odessa?]
1 37 Nancy Moore, [niece of Odessa?]
1 38 Sonny Reese, nephew of Lillian Moore Gillen
1 39 Unidentified [possibly Odessa, Minnie, or Lillian?]
1 40 Miscellaneous friends
1 41 State Normal School
1 42 Unidentified people
1 43 Unidentified people (vintage photos)
1 44 Unidentified places
OP1 8 Unidentified black female
Collected material
1 45 The Literary Digest, September 15, 1923 (cover), Leslie's Illustrated Weekly, no date (p. 789-790) Leslie's Illustrated Weekly, no date (p. 789-790)
Diplomas: Odessa Moore
OP1 1 State Normal School, June 8, 1914
OP1 2 Atlanta Law School, June 6, 1923
Certificates: Odessa Moore
OP1 3 State of Georgia: Department of Education: professional Elementary Teachers Certificate, June 6, 1914
OP1 4 District Court of the United States: Northern District of Georgia: Admittance to practice law, September 10, 1923
OP1 5 State of Georgia: Supreme Court: Certificate to practice law, December 20, 1926
OP1 6 State of Georgia: Court of Appeals: Certificate to practice law, December 20, 1926
OP1 7 State of Georgia: Department of Education: Professional Normal Teacher's Certificate, January 4, 1927
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