HENDERSON AND LIBBA TRAYLOR COLLECTION

Manuscript MS-2004.12

1903-1994

 

SOURCE: Henderson and Libba Traylor

SIZE: .1 lf

PROCESSING: REW, 2004

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE: Henderson Traylor, a native of LaGrange, and a graduate of Georgia Technical Institute, served in the Army during World War II and the Korean Conflict. In 1953, following his military service, he began working for Hutchinson-Traylor Insurance Company where he worked for 30 years until his retirement. He has been associated with the Georgia Heart Association, and the American Cancer Society, where he served as President of the Troup County Unit.
In 1945, Henderson married Libba Cunningham, a native of Hartwell, Georgia, and a graduate of LaGrange College. They are active members of First United Methodist Church of LaGrange and have four children.

SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection consists of notes, news articles and programs relating to First United Methodist Church of LaGrange. Also included are typed articles on the histories of education and public schools in Troup County. There are also programs and invitations for the fifty year reunion of the LaGrange High School class of 1937 and a typed biography of the late Lena Loyd, a member of Loyd Presbyterian Church of LaGrange.

CONTAINER LIST:
FOLDERS 1-4 First United Methodist Church, drawings, news articles, notes,
history, programs, 1918-1992
5 History of Education and Public Schools in LaGrange (type script),
1903-1993
6 History of the Holmes House, Vernon Road (type script), 1972
7 History of Troup County, news articles, 1905-1925, 1965, 1968
8 LaGrange High School Class of 1937, 50 year reunion; invitations, programs, 1987
9 LaGrange Schools photographs (newspaper clippings); Harwell Avenue School, Hill Street Junior High, Southwest LaGrange School, 1903-1939, 1964
10 The Journey, Life of Lena Loyd (type script), 1994

PHOTOGRAPH INVENTORY:
FOLDERS 1 First United Methodist Church, 8x10, 1945-1973 (10 photographs)
2 First United Methodist Church, snapshots, 1963 (18 photographs)
3 First United Methodist Church, 8x10; snapshot, 1993 (2 color photographs)
4 LHS Class of 1937, 50 Year Reunion, 1987 (61 photographs)
5 Troup County Courthouse and Holmes House, 1936-1972 (11 photographs)


TRACINGS:
Education - Troup County
Methodist Churches - LaGrange