RUTH HARDY JAMISON COLLECTION

Manuscript MS-114

1915-1950

SOURCE: Lillian Murphy
SIZE: .1lf
SHELVING UNIT: 1 manuscript box
PROCESSING: BNJ, 2008

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:

LaGrange music teacher, Ruth Hardy Jamison, (b. 1900; d. 1981), was the daughter of W. J. Hardy and Ella Dunlap of the Stovall Community of Troup County. She was a graduate of LaGrange College and for several years taught piano and expression at schools in Douglasville and Villa Rica, Georgia, as well as Mountville School in Troup County. She was also a member of the faculty at Southwest LaGrange and Unity Schools. In December, 1940, she married L. S. Jamison (d. 1962) of Gadsden, Alabama, who later served as postmaster of Stovall, Georgia.

SCOPE AND CONTENT:

The collection consists of one scrapbook and one folder of correspondence with school superintendents (1931-41) concerning job offers. The scrapbook contains recital programs featuring Miss Hardy at LaGrange College and recitals of her students (1915-1932). Some newspaper clippings in the scrapbook contain family information.

CONTAINER LIST:

1 scrapbook
1 folder

TRACINGS:

Troup County families