Georgia School of the Air records
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Georgia School of the Air records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Georgia School of the Air (Atlanta, Ga.).
Creator: Riddon, Louis T.
Title: Georgia School of the Air records
Dates: 1931-1944
Quantity: 3.0 linear ft. (2 document cases, 1 oversize box)
Identification: ahc.MSS177

Biographical/Historical Note

The Georgia School of the Air was established by Louis T. Rigdon as a public service in education. It was aimed at stimulating interest in the Fine Arts and the spoken word among Georgia boys and girls by recognizing and rewarding talent and accomplishment in that field. Additional historical information about the Georgia School of the Air has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains correspondence, periodicals, publications, programs and other ephemeral material related to the Georgia School of the Air. Also included are copies of the Atlanta Journal from 1938-1944.


Index Terms

Education--Georgia

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Georgia School of the Air records, MSS 177, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1973


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


Container List

 

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11Correspondence, 1939-1940
 
2Journal Carrier newspaper, 1938-1940
 
3Periodicals and publications, 1931-1944
 
4Resolutions, speeches, judging, 1931-1939
 
5Manuscripts, 1938
 
6Correspondence, 1931-1942
 
7Programs, 1938-1942
 

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21Program schedule, 1939-1940
 
2Program schedule, 1939-1940
 
3Programs, Albany, 1939
 
4Programs, Atlanta, 1940
 
5Programs, Atlanta, 1940
 
6Programs, Atlanta, 1940
 
7Schedules, programs, and lists of winners, 1940
 
8Schedules, programs, and lists of winners, 1940
 
9Scholarship winner's, 1940
 
10New York and Washington trips for winners of contests, 1940
 

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31Atlanta Journal, 1938-1940
 

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4Atlanta Journal, 1943-1944
 

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5Atlanta Journal, 1943-1944
 

Box

3.193Scrapbook, 1932-1933
 
Scrapbook, 1934-1935
 
Scrapbook, 1935-1936