Civil War Round Table of Atlanta records
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Civil War Round Table of Atlanta records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Civil War Round Table, Atlanta
Title: Civil War Round Table of Atlanta records
Dates: 1950-1995
Quantity: 1.46 linear ft. (3 document cases and 1 half document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS380

Biographical/Historical Note

The Civil War Round Table of Atlanta, Georgia, was founded in 1949 to "further the serious discussion and study of the American Civil War." The group's meetings, held at the Capital City Club, focus on a guest speaker and discussion of the topic presented.

Scope and Content Note

This collection is primarily comprised of organizational records for the Civil War Round Table of Atlanta. Included in the collection is membership applications, meeting minutes, organizational documents, chapter newsletters, and correspondence.

Index Terms

Associations, institutions, etc.--Georgia--Atlanta
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Civil War Round Table of Atlanta records, MSS 380, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1979

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2013.


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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




11Annual (fourth) conclave material, 1961
2Centennial Commission: correspondence, newsletters, programs, and clippings regarding the Civil War centennial, 1960-1961
3Constitution and by-laws and charter, 1958-1962
4Correspondence, general, 1959-1962
5Executive Committee, meetings and correspondence, 1960-1961
6Executive Committee, minutes of meetings, 1959-1961
7Field trip, Shiloh, 1960
8Financial records, 1959-1962
9Meetings, 1959-1962
10Members - status, undated
11Membership - approved applications, 1959-1960



21Membership - approved applications, 1960
2Membership - letters and applications, 1961-1962
3Membership - pending applications, 1959-1961
4News releases, 1957-1962
5Civil War Round Table, New York - four booklets on the history and programs of the New York organization, 1950-1960
6Civil War Round Table (other states) - newsletters and correspondence, 1959-1962
7Publications - Civil War, 1959-1961
8Miscellaneous, undated
9Correspondence, 1950-1960



31Correspondence, 1961-1965
2Correspondence, 1965-1967
3 Battlelines newsletters, 1968-1970
4 Battlelines newsletters, 1971-1973
5 Battlelines newsletters, 1974-1975
6Correspondence and job descriptions, 1975



41Arkansas Chapter newsletters, 1968-1969
2Yearbook, 1949-1989
3Yearbook, 1949-1995