Mrs. Preston S. (Dorothy Colquitt) Arkwright scrapbook
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Mrs. Preston S. (Dorothy Colquitt) Arkwright scrapbook

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: Arkwright, Dorothy Colquitt
Title: Mrs. Preston S. (Dorothy Colquitt) Arkwright scrapbook
Dates: 1917-1939
Quantity: 1.67 linear ft. (1 oversize box)
Identification: ahc.MSS264

Biographical/Historical Note

Biographical information about Dorothy Colquitt (Mrs. Preston) Arkwright has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

The collection is a scrapbook that primarily contains newspaper clippings pertaining to the Arkwright family. Some of the events of interest include parties at "Pinebloom" (home of the Arkwrights), presentation of portrait of P.S. Arkwright's father, and an ice storm that left Atlanta, Georgia without lights. It also includes a folder with a certificate to Preston Stanley Arkwright from the Greensboro Lions Club for services rendered to the State of Georgia, June 22, 1939.


Index Terms

American Red Cross.
Arkwright family
Associations, institutions, etc.--Georgia--Atlanta
Atlanta (Ga.)--Social life and customs
Community Chest of Metropolitan Atlanta.
Georgia Power Company.
Nurseries (Horticulture)--Georgia
Sea Island (Ga.)
Snow--Georgia--Atlanta

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mrs. Preston S. (Dorothy Colquitt) Arkwright scrapbook, MSS 264, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

 

Location

OS box 3.46Scrapbook
 

Location

OS Box 3.46Preston S. Arkwright certificate