Grace L. Hyatt memoir
Collection number: ahc.MSS769f
Scope and Content
This collection contains Grace Hyatt’s memoirs which she composed in intervals between 1980 and 2002. It includes genealogical accounts of the Lorentzson family and several accounts of her life and that of her husband, Spurgeon. Most of these accounts are recollections of her teaching career in Brunswick, Collins, and Canton, as well as her courtship with Spurgeon.
- Hyatt, Grace Lorentzson (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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.
Grace Lorentzson Hyatt (1910-2011) grew up in Brunswick, Georgia. She taught English composition at Collins High School in Collins, Georgia, from 1930-1934, and later moved back with her family to teach at Brunswick High School. In 1935 she married Spurgeon Hyatt (1904-1987) from Canton, Georgia, and had three sons: Thomas, Ken, and Wayne. Hyatt lived and taught in Canton until she moved to Roswell in 1992.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was processed in 2017.
- Grace L. Hyatt memoir
- Joshua Whitfield
- June 2017
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding aid is written in English.