Mrs. Henson Estes Bussey papers
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Mrs. Henson Estes Bussey papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Bussey, Henson Estes, Mrs.
Title: Mrs. Henson Estes Bussey papers
Dates: 1936-1947, undated
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet (one half document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS775

Biographical/Historical Note

Mrs. Henson Estes Bussey wrote letters to various people, including members of Congress, urging United States aid to Britain at the beginning of World War II and U.S. involvement in World War II. She also wrote to the committee members who were to choose candidates for the American Hall of Fame to select Stephen Foster for this honor. Additional biographical information about Mrs. Henson Estes Bussey has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains responses to Mrs. Henson Estes Bussey's letters from various people.


This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.

Index Terms

Atlanta (Ga.)--History
United States--History--1933-1945

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mrs. Henson Estes Bussey papers, MSS 775, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1990


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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




11Correspondence from Governor Herman Talmadge to Mrs. Henson E. Bussey, 1947 January 24
2Correspondence from miscellaneous persons to Mrs. Henson E. Bussey regarding U.S. help to Britain, 1940 September
3Correspondence from Norman Rockwell to Mr. W.W. Bussey, 1936, undated
4Correspondence from miscellaneous persons to Mrs. Henson Estes Bussey regarding placing Stephen Foster in Hall of Fame, 1940 August, undated
5Correspondence from Harvey Dunn to Mrs. H.E. Bussey, 1936 August
6Newspaper articles and clippings, 1983-1989