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William Horace McEver papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS882f

Scope and Content

The collection includes financial statements, checkbooks, and a music book. The financial statements detail items such as dental procedures, clothing costs, and Westminster tuition among other items. The music book contains fight songs played by university marching bands.


  • 1939-1963, undated


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.

Administrative/Biographical History

William Horace McEver (1916-1998) was born in Hall County, Georgia, to Lester Lee McEver (1893-1963) and Fannie Luveda McEver (1895-1986). McEver worked as an insurance broker and briefly served in the military from 1939 until 1942. He moved to Atlanta, Georgia, in 1938 and in 1950 married Emily Frances McLendon (1922-1975). They had one daughter, Magaret Anne McEver Cobb (1951-), and one son, Robert McEver (1954-).


4 folder(s)



System of Arrangement

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 2003

Description Control

The collection was processed in 2019.

William Horace McEver papers
Allison Maier
May 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305