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MSS 044 Gary Doster papers Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS 044

Dates

  • 2001-2002 (Creation)

Extents

  • .83 Linear Feet (Whole)
    Two full legal document boxes.

Subjects

Notes

  • Physical Description

    Good

  • Biographical / Historical

    Gary Doster is a retired wildlife biologist who worked at the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia; at his retirement, he was serving as the Research Coordinator for the Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study at the University of Georgia. He is a collector of Georgia memorabilia, including postcards, currency, photographs, letters, and varied documents related to slavery and the Confederacy. He has written many other books and articles on Georgia history.

  • Scope and Contents

    The collection includes drafts, review copies, and mock-ups of Gary L. Doster's book, A Postcard History of Athens, Georgia, published 2002 by the Athens Historical Society. Some of the documents feature handwritten notes, providing insight into the process of editing and publishing a work of local history.

Instances

  • Type
    Text
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    1-2
    Container 2 Type
    Folder
    Container 2 Indicator
    1-14

Components