An autograph book dating from the 1880s.
Hattie C. Bell autograph book, Small Collections, Heritage Room, Athens-Clarke County Library
Hattie Catherine Bell was born on February 23, 1864 and lived much of her life on College Avenue. She did not work but rented rooms to boarders. She died on January 8, 1945 and was buried in Oconee Hill Cemetery.
The notes and autographs could be written by those who rented rooms in Hattie Bell’s home.