Series 3
Fund for Adult Education records, 1957-1961
Box 6

Scope and Content Note

Series 3 documents Frances Pauley's involvement in setting up adult study groups in Georgia under the auspices of the Fund for Adult Education, a national organization based in White Plains, New York. The organization sponsored guided discussion groups in Atlanta, Macon, Rome, Gainesville, and other locations throughout Georgia on a variety of topics including World Politics, American Democracy, American Foreign Policy, and Modern Painting. She also assisted in setting up an integrated discussion group on World Politics at Tuskegee Institution (Alabama).

This series includes correspondence (1957-1961, no date) documenting the organizational details of setting up the discussion groups, including letters between Mrs. Pauley and representatives of educational and civic institutions which provided facilities for the discussion groups, her efforts to find volunteers to serve as discussion leaders, financial management, and the ordering of texts. Other materials include progress reports, financial reports, registration reports, contact lists, notes, brochures, printed material and clippings.

Box Folder Content
6 1 Correspondence, 1957
6 2 Correspondence, 1958 January - June
6 3 Correspondence, 1958 July - December
6 4 Correspondence, 1959 January - June
6 5 Correspondence, 1959 July - December
6 6 Correspondence, 1960
6 7 Correspondence, 1961, and no date
6 8 Progress report, no date
6 9 Financial report, 1959-1961, and no date
6 10 Atlanta registration reports, 1958-1961, and no date
6 11 United States registration reports, 1959-1960
6 12 Registration figures, 1957-1961
6 13 Registration receipts, 1958
6 14 Contact lists, no date
6 15 Discussion leaders report card, no date
6 16 Notes, no date
6 17 Brochures, 1957-1961, and no date
6 18 Printed matter, 1959, and no date
6 19 Clippings, 1957, 1959-1960, and no date
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