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Powell, David Thomas, 1773-1848.

David Thomas Powell papers, 1838, undated

0.25 cubic ft. (1 box)

Contains heraldry, sketches, and historical information about the Cottingham Church (East Riding of Yorkshire), Leiston Abbey (Suffolk), and Landguard Fort (Suffolk).

Repository: Pitts Theology Library

Powell, Sadye Harris, 1889-1964.

Sadye Harris Powell family papers, 1910-2006

2 linear feet (5 boxes), 2 oversized papers boxes (OP), 1 bound volume (BV), and 5 oversized bound volumes (OBV)

Papers relating to the Sadye Harris Powell family, an African American family from Atlanta, Georgia, including photographs, scrapbooks, correspondence, and printed material.

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

Porter, James A. (James Amos), 1905-

James A. Porter papers, 1867-2009 (bulk 1920-1995)

45.5 linear feet (93 boxes), 2 oversized papers boxes and 1 oversized papers folder (OP), 1 bound volume (BV), AV Masters: 1 linear foot (1 box and LP1) and 14.5 MB born digital material (81 files)

Papers of African American artist and art historian James A. Porter including correspondence, personal papers, artwork, writings, Howard University files, artist and subject files collected by Porter, photographs, and audiovisual material, as well as some papers of wife Dorothy Porter Wesley and daughter Constance Porter Uzelac.

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

Prince, John.

John Prince papers, 1803-1811

0.2 cubic ft. (2 folders)

Consists of letters written to the Reverend John Prince while he was the chaplain of Magdalen Hospital.

Repository: Pitts Theology Library

Preston, Robert Asher, 1912-1996.

Robert Asher Preston papers, 1923-1996

0.50 cubic ft. (2 boxes)

Contains Robert Preston's personal papers along with a collection of works regarding Anton T. Boisen, a dissertation on Boisen by Glenn H. Asquith, Jr., and autobiographical information on Robert Preston.

Repository: Pitts Theology Library

Phi Beta Kappa. Gamma Chapter of Georgia (Emory University)

Phi Beta Kappa Gamma Chapter of Georgia records, 1906-2001

9 linear ft. (19 boxes) and one extra oversized paper (XOP)

Phi Beta Kappa Gamma Chapter of Georgia was established at Emory University in 1929. Phi Beta Kappa, founded 1776, is a national student honors society dedicated to liberal education and intellectual fellowship. The collection consists of the records, 1929-2001, of Phi Beta Kappa Georgia Gamma at Emory University. Earlier items include the records, 1906-1963, of Gamma Chapter predecessor, Alpha Epsilon Upsilon Honor Society at Emory College, and the chapter planning files, 1924-1929, of Theodore Henley Jack (b. 1881), dean of the School of Liberal Arts at Emory University. The records include correspondence of the chapter secretary, record books, bylaws, financial records, reports, membership rosters, and printed materials related to the administration and activities of the chapter, including chapter officer elections, member nominations and initiation, Phi Beta Kappa national conferences, and local social events. Notable among members represented in the collection is Goodrich C. White (b. 1889).

Repository: Emory University Archives

Pauley, Frances Freeborn, 1905-2003.

Frances Freeborn Pauley papers, 1919-1992

53.625 linear feet (100 boxes), 3 oversized papers boxes (OP), and 1 oversized bound volume (OBV)

Papers of Georgia human rights and civil rights activist Frances Freeborn Pauley including correspondence, diaries, organizational records, subject files, clippings, and memorabilia.

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

Park family.

Park family papers, 1831-1889

2 microfilm reels (MF)

Microfilm copy of the papers of the Park family of Greene, Newton, and Jasper Counties, Georgia, including relatives in the Allred, Daniel, Musgrove, and Fielder families.

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

Parsons, Sara Mitchell, 1912-2011

Sara Mitchell Parsons papers, 1933-2002

1.5 linear ft. (3 boxes) and 2 oversized bound volume (OBV)

Papers of activist and author Sara Mitchell Parsons including correspondence, photographs, printed material, a scrapbook, and writings by Parsons.

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

Paty, Raymond Ross,1896-1957.

Raymond Ross Paty papers, 1930-1955

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Papers of Raymond Ross Paty, educator and administrator, including newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, biographical material, and correspondence.

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

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