Mary Virginia Bryan papers
Scope and Content
This collection contains report cards; a kindergarten graduation certificate; a high school graduation announcement and program; school papers and an E. Rivers School 1946-1947 yearbook titled The Rivers Overflow; a World War II rations book; and a wedding dress invoice for Mary Virginia Brown, Bryan's great-grandmother.
- 1874-1952, undated
- Davis, Mary Virginia Bryan (Person)
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Mary Virginia Bryan (1934- ) was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Robert F. Bryan (1904-2006) and Frances Connally Spalding Bryan (1909-1996). Mary Virginia was the great-granddaughter of Mary Virginia Brown Connally (1850-1927), the daughter of Georgia Governor Joseph Emerson Brown (1821-1894). Bryan attended E. Rivers Kindergarten and Elementary Schools from 1939-1947, North Fulton High School from 1947 to 1950, and graduated from Northside High School in 1952. Bryan continued her education at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia. She married Jarrett LaFayette Davis, III (1929- ) in 1955 and they had three children, Frances Spalding Davis Roberts (1956- ), Jarrett L. Davis, IV (1957- ), and Robert Bryan Davis.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was processed in 2019.
- Connally, Mary Virginia Brown
- Davis, Mary Virginia Bryan
- E. Rivers School (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Education, Elementary -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- Graduation (School)
- High schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- North Fulton High School (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Northside High School (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Ration books -- Georgia
- Report cards -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Food supply -- Georgia
- Mary Virginia Bryan papers
- Emma Jones
- July 2019
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- Finding aid is written in English.