Scope and Contents note
This collection contains biographical sketches, clippings, obituaries, and other miscellaneous documentation of people associated with the University of West Georgia or the West Georgia region.
A bulk of the materials are photocopies. Individual files vary in content and size.
- Approximately 1970s to 2010s
- Irvine Sullivan Ingram Library (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access note
Open to all users; no restrictions
Conditions Governing Use note
Rights have been transferred to the University of West Georgia.
Ingram Library's Special Collections began to assemble biographical files (originally called "vertical files") for ease of researchers. The original vertical files also contained subject files which have been separated into another collection. The biographical files became a distinct collection in 2014.
5.7 Linear feet (13 boxes; 1 OV folder in Misc. FB 1)
Biographical sketches, clippings, obituaries, and other miscellaneous documentation of people associated with the University of West Georgia or the West Georgia region.
Arranged by surname.
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
Compiled by librarians in Ingram Library's Special Collections. Additional materials were donated by Dr. Robert H. Claxton in 2015 and 2016.
Ingram Library's Special Collections continues to add materials to the biographical files on a regular basis.
Processing Information note
Processed by Candice Larson in 2014
- Finding Aid to the Biographical files Approximately 1970s to 2010s LH-0085
- Finding aid prepared by Written by Candice Larson in 2014
- © 2014
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description is in English