PATY, RAYMOND ROSS,1896-1957.
Raymond Ross Paty papers, 1930-1955

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:/25593/8zrbv


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Paty, Raymond Ross,1896-1957.
Title: Raymond Ross Paty papers, 1930-1955
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 168
Extent: .25 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:Papers of Raymond Ross Paty, educator and administrator, including newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, biographical material, and correspondence.
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

Gift, 1972.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Raymond Ross Paty papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Raymond Ross Paty, educator and administrator, was born November 4, 1896, in Bellbuckle, Tennessee, and died August 7, 1957, in Knoxville, Tennessee. He established the Cumberland Mountains School (1921); was a professor of Bible and religious education (1929) and Dean of Men (1933-1935) at Emory University; president of Birmingham-Southern College (1938-1942) and the University of Alabama (1942-1946); Chancellor of the University System of Georgia (1947-1948); public relations director of Rich's, Inc. and executive director of the Rich Foundation (1948-1952); and was appointed to the board of directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority (1952-1957).

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the papers of Raymond Ross Paty from 1930-1955. The papers include newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, biographical material, and correspondence. Clippings and articles cover Paty's career (1930-1955); photographs are of Paty and his family; biographical material concerns Paty's history; and most correspondence pertains to the Emory University Alumni Association.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by record type.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Clippings, 1929-1942
1 2 Clippings, 1946-1947
1 3 Clippings, 1948-1949
1 4 Clippings, 1950-1959
1 5 Alumni Office file: correspondence and miscellany, 1924-1958
1 6 Photographs
1 7 Miscellaneous booklets
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