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E. Earl Patton, Jr. papers

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS804

Scope and Content

This collection contains newspaper clippings from political activities from 1965 to 1981, political memorabilia, and family information.

Dates

  • 1960-1981, undated

Creator

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

E. Earl Patton, Jr. (1927-2011), a native of Atlanta, Georgia, married Mary Louise Morris, with whom he had three children, in 1949. He served in the navy during World War II and in Korea. He graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1949. He served two terms in the Georgia State Senate starting in 1969.

Extent

2.55 linear ft. (two document cases; one oversize box)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1991

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2013.
Title
E. Earl Patton, Jr. papers
Author
Josh Hogan
Date
December 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

Contact:
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Atlanta GA 30305
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