Dessa Eubanks McElroy papers
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Dessa Eubanks McElroy papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: McElroy, Dessa Eubanks
Title: Dessa Eubanks McElroy papers
Dates: 1913-1950
Quantity: 0.209 linear ft. (1/2 document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS261

Biographical/Historical Note

Biographical information about Dessa McElroy has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains the bridal book of Dessa Barnette McElroy; scrapbook from the Azalea Garden Club which includes minutes, newspaper clippings, prize ribbons, reports, birthday cards, poems, pamphlets on Ida Cason Gardens, and a booklet on the Little White House, in Warm Springs, Georgia.

Index Terms

Azalea Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.).
Gardening--Societies, etc.
Little White House (Warm Springs, Ga.)
McElroy, Dessa Eubanks
Roosevelt, Franklin D., (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
Warm Springs (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Dessa McElroy papers, MSS 261, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1979.


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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




11Bridal book of Miss Dessa Eubanks to Eugene McElroy, 1911
2Scrapbook-Azalea Garden Club, 1929-1940