Sterling Price Gilbert papers
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Sterling Price Gilbert papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Gilbert, Sterling Price, 1862-1951
Title: Sterling Price Gilbert papers
Dates: 1869-1966
Quantity: 0.25 linear ft. (1 half document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS93

Biographical/Historical Note

Sterling Price Gilbert was a justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia from 1916 until his retirement in 1936. Prior to that, he was a Superior Court Justice. He was responsible for the revision of the Code of Georgia. He was the author of a number of works, chiefly on leading figures in his profession. His son, Price, Jr., was advertising manager of the Coca-Cola Company for a number of years. S. P. Gilbert was born in 1862 and died in 1951. He was married to Sarah Louise Redding.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains correspondence, genealogical information, and business records of Sterling Price Gilbert and his son, Price Gilbert.

Index Terms

Gilbert family
Gilbert, Sterling Price, 1862-1951--Correspondence
Real property--Alabama--Russell County

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Sterling Price Gilbert papers, MSS 93, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1976 with subsequent additions.


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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, including letter from Margaret Mitchell, 1945-1961
2Documents regarding the Gilbert farm in Russell County, Alabama, 1869-1966
3Newspaper clippings, speeches and addresses, 1891-1953
4Miscellaneous, 1946, undated