Esther Garrett Wynne papers
Scope and Content
This collection consists of personal papers of Esther Garrett Wynne, including correspondence with her brother, Franklin Garrett. Other documents are invitations, newspaper clippings, correspondence with others, memorabilia, and garden club yearbooks. There are also eight scrapbooks, which highlight Mrs. Wynne's activities throughout her life, including her first marriage, her time in the Red Cross, travels, and her social activities.
- 1926-1972, undated
- Wynne, Esther Garrett (Person)
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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.
Esther Garrett Wynne was the sister of Franklin M. Garrett, noted Atlanta historian. Esther's first husband was Lovejoy Harwell, and she remained in Atlanta until her second marriage to Lamar Wynne. They moved to Savannah where she began her own real estate business. During World War II she served with the American Red Cross.
7.3 linear ft. (one document case; three oversize boxes; one oversize folder)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was processed in 2014.
- American Red Cross
- Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs
- Businesswomen -- Georgia -- Savannah
- Clubs -- Georgia -- Savannah
- Coca-Cola Company
- Garrett, Franklin M. (Franklin Miller), 1906-2000
- Harwell, William Lovejoy
- Weddings -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Red Cross
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Women
- Wynne, Lamar
- Esther Garrett Wynne papers
- Josh Hogan
- February 2014
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.