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Subseries 1.3
Correspondence, memorabilia, and scrapbooks, 1904-1999
Boxes 17 and 34; OBV2-OBV11

Scope and Content Note

The subseries consists of correspondence, memorabilia, and scrapbooks collected by Sidney L. Matthew relating to Bobby Jones and golf in the 1920s. Correspondence is to and from Bobby Jones and his contemporaries and family members, primarily dating from the 1920s-1970s. Of particular note are Bobby Jones' correspondence; the autographed scorecard from a doubles match with Bobby Jones, Dot Kirby, Charley Yates, and Joyce Wethered; and O.B. Keeler's scrapbook.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: Due to preservation concerns, OBV2-11, Scrapbooks are restricted.

Scope and Content Note The subseries consists of correspondence, memorabilia, and scrapbooks collected by Sidney L. Matthew relating to Bobby Jones and golf in the 1920s. Correspondence is to and from Bobby Jones and his contemporaries and family members, primarily dating from the 1920s-1970s. Of particular note are Bobby Jones' correspondence; the autographed scorecard from a doubles match with Bobby Jones, Dot Kirby, Charley Yates, and Joyce Wethered; and O.B. Keeler's scrapbook.
Correspondence
Box Folder Content
17 1 Adams, Wayman, 1926
17 2 Cox, W. Howard, 1941-1962
17 3 Darwin, Bernard, 1921
17 4 Douglas, Findlay S. 1949
17 5 East, J. Victor, 1921-1968
17 6 Eisenhower, Dwight D., 1955-1958
17 7 Evans, Charles "Chick" Jr., 1923-1964 and no date
17 8 Fellenz, Louis J. "Lon" Jr., 1957
17 9 Gordin, Richard D., 1958 and 1968
17 10 Hunter, William Irvine "Willie," no date
17 11 Jacques, Herbert Jr., 1965
17 12 Jones, Clara Thomas, 1956
17 13 Jones, Robert Permedus, no date
17 14 Jones, Robert T. "Bobby," 1928-1970
17 15 Jones, Robert Trent, 1951
17 16 Jones, Sara Law, 1945
17 17 Justin, Gerald [Corporal], 1967-1968
17 18 Keeler, Oscar Bane "O.B.," 1923-1950 and no date
17 19 Kirkwood, Joe Sr., 1922-1939
17 20 Marshall, Jean, 1971
17 21 Montford, "Sid," 1955
17 22 Ouimet, Francis, 1941-1967
17 23 Paulsen, Guy, no date
17 24 Rainwater, Charles Veazey, 1949
17 25 Rice, Grantland, 1929
17 26 Sarazen, Gene, 1948-1950
17 27 Smith, Arthur "Art," 1955
17 28 Smith, Horton, 1954-1963
17 29 Taylor, Dawson, 1974
17 30 Wethered, Joyce, circa 1994
17 31 Press Releases, 1948-circa 1953
Memorabilia
34 1 Didrikson, "Babe," Helen Hicks, Dorothy Kirby, and Patty Berg: exhibition match at East Lake Country Club (Atlanta, Georgia), competitors pass, March 28, 1937 [autographed]
34 2 East Lake Country Club (Atlanta, Georgia): Alpha Phi Fraternity dance card and invitation, March 27, 1936
34 3 East Lake Country Club (Atlanta, Georgia): embroidered pin
34 4 East, J. Victor: Jack White, Golf Club Maker invoice, September 22, 1914 [photocopy]
34 5 East, J. Victor: U.S. Department of Labor Immigration Service, "Proof that alien claiming transit privilege has left the United States, section A," incomplete, no date
34 6 East, J. Victor: U.S. Department of Labor Immigration Service, "Proof that alien claiming transit privilege has left the United States, section A," July 13, 1921
34 7 Jones, Bobby: Down the Fairway with Bobby Jones exhibit preview, Atlanta History Center (Atlanta, Georgia), invitation, April 6, 1999
34 8 Jones, Bobby: East Lake Country Club (Atlanta, Georgia) score card, no date [fax]
34 8 Jones, Bobby: East Lake Country Club (Atlanta, Georgia) score card, blank, October 30, 1936 [fax]
34 9 Jones, Bobby: East Lake Country Club (Atlanta, Georgia) score card, doubles match with Dot Kirby, Charley Yates, and Joyce Wethered, no date [autographed]
34 10 Jones, Bobby: Masters Invitational Tournament, Augusta National Golf Club (Augusta, Georgia), score card, April 1948
34 11 Jones, Bobby: Order of Service, memorial ceremony, Parish Church of the Holy Trinity (St. Andrews, Scotland), September 15, 1974
34 12 Jones, Bobby: picture postcard
34 13 Jones, Bobby: stamp information card, United States Postal Commemorative Society, no date
34 13 Jones, Bobby: stamp proof copy, United States Postal Service, 1997
34 14 Jones, Bobby: ticket to "War Bond Golf Match: Bob Hope and Bobby Jones vs. Johnny Bulla and Watts Gunn," Brookhaven Country Club (Dallas, Texas), November 26, 1944
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, "job card" and notes, April 9, 1930
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, "job card" and notes, March 9, 1931
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, "order record" and notes, August 31, 1931
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, "order record" and notes, October 26, 1931
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, "order record" and notes, November 5, 1931
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, notes, June 1931
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, notes, August 1932
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, "set no. 331" notes, no date
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, "no. 332 set" notes, no date
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, notes, no date
34 15 Jones, Bobby and J. Victor East: golf club order records, notes, no date
34 16 Keeler, O.B.: Testimonial Dinner invitation, 1949
34 17 Kirkwood, Joe H. Sr.: invoice for Mr. J. Hackitt, January 24, 1922
34 18 [Kirkwood, Joe H.]: purser's check, Oceanic Steamship Company, S.S. Sonoma, (Sydney, Australia to San Francisco, California)
34 19 Kirkwood, Joe H.: U.S. Department of Labor Immigration Service, "Proof that alien claiming transit privilege has left the United States, section A," July 13, 1921
34 20 Kirkwood, Joe H. and J. Victor East: invoice, Grand Hotel (St. Andrews, Scotland), May 11, 1921
34 20 Kirkwood, Joe H. and J. Victor East: invoice, Grand Hotel (St. Andrews, Scotland), June 3, 1921
34 20 Kirkwood, Joe H. and J. Victor East: invoice, Grand Hotel (St. Andrews, Scotland), June, 14, 1921
34 20 Kirkwood, Joe H. and J. Victor East: invoice, Grand Hotel (St. Andrews, Scotland), June, 24, 1921
34 20 Kirkwood, Joe H. and J. Victor East: invoice, Grand Hotel (St. Andrews, Scotland), June 25, 1921
34 21 Kirkwood, Joe H. and J. Victor East: receipt, Cunard Steam Ship Company, Limited, July 13, 1921
34 22 Robertson, Robert Esquire: Blairgowrie Golf Club (Perth, Scotland) subscription invoice, March 20, 1904
34 23 Rosenthal, Elaine: Christmas greeting card
34 24 Stirling, Alexa: "Diner d'Adieu" menu, March 16, 1921
34 25 Stirling, Alexa: mesh golf ball medal, circa 1925
34 26 Stirling, Alexa and Bobby Jones: dinner program, East Lake Country Club (Atlanta, Georgia), December 28, 1920
34 27 Yates, Charley: British Amateur Championship, Troon Golf Club (Troon, Scotland), competitor's pass, 1938
Scrapbooks
OBV2 - Keeler, O.B.: travels with the Walker Cup Team and American golfers participating in the British Open and British Amateur Championships, 1926-1944 [RESTRICTED]
OBV3 - Barnett, Vincent: Augusta National Golf Club Commemorative Jamboree Scrapbook, 1947 [RESTRICTED]
OBV4 - Matthew, Sidney L.: assorted newspaper clippings, photographs, and captions [RESTRICTED]
OBV5 - Matthew, Sidney L.: "Bobby Jones Says" I [RESTRICTED]
OBV6 - Matthew, Sidney L.: "Bobby Jones Says" II [RESTRICTED]
OBV7 - Matthew, Sidney L.: "Bobby Jones Says" III [RESTRICTED]
OBV8 - Matthew, Sidney L.: "Bobby Jones Says" IV [RESTRICTED]
OBV9 - Matthew, Sidney L.: "Bobby Jones Says" V [RESTRICTED]
OBV10 - Matthew, Sidney L.: "Bobby Jones Says" VI [RESTRICTED]
OBV11 - Matthew, Sidney L.: "Bobby Jones Says" VII [RESTRICTED]
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