Margaret Maddox papers
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Margaret Maddox papers

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: Maddox, Margaret
Title: Margaret Maddox papers
Dates: 1929-1940, undated
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet (one half document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS952

Biographical/Historical Note

Margaret Maddox, an Atlanta, Georgia, resident, was a prominent female golfer in the 1930s. She first achieved recognition after becoming the Southern Women's golfing champion in 1929. From then on, she was a top contender in the tournaments she entered all over the country. She set the course record for females on several golf courses. She even participated in male golfing tournaments. Additional biographical information has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

These papers include letters, newsclippings, scorecards, telegrams, and tournament information documenting Margaret Maddox's golfing career. Lacking is any personal or biographical information.


Arrangement

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


Index Terms

Georgia Women's Amateur Championship (Golf tournament).
Maddox, Margaret
Southern Golf Association.
United States Golf Association.
Women athletes--Georgia--Atlanta.
Women golfers--Georgia--Atlanta

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Margaret Maddox papers, MSS 952, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1999

Description Control

This collection was processed in 1999.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


Container List

 

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11Margaret Maddox Papers Correspondence, 1929-1939, undated
 

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12Newsclippings, undated
 

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13Newsclippings, undated
 

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14Scorecards, 1930-1934, undated
 

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15Telegrams, 1929-1939
 

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16Tournament materials, 1933-1940, undated