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H. H. Caldwell Papers

H. H. Caldwell Papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: H. H. Caldwell Papers
Identification: MF046
Date: 1908-1938 (bulk 1930-1938)
Size/Quantity: 0.05 linear feet (one archival folder)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Caldwell, H. H., (Hugh Harris)
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:This collection consists of a single folder of correspondence to and from T. R. Branch and Hugh Harris Caldwell, the registrars of Georgia Tech.

Biographical/Historical Note

Hugh Harris Caldwell was born around 1880. Caldwell graduated from Davidson College and Columbia University. He was the registrar at Georgia Tech for twenty-seven years. He died in July 1943.

Scope and Content Note

This correspondence focuses mainly on the daily activities of the Georgia Tech Registrar's Office, but also documents other institutions, such as Bowden State Normal and Industrial College and the University of Kentucky. Correspondents include A. C. Fraseur, W. M. Stumban, R. K. Hopkins, Lola F. Beck, Ezra L. Gillis, E. J. Ford, Charles Cleveland Ely, T. R. Branch, and W. O. Cheney. Correspondence is both incoming and outgoing, and not all correspondence is between Caldwell and another individual. Some is to and from T. R. Branch, registrar before Caldwell.

Index Terms

Georgia Institute of Technology. Office of the Registrar.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite H. H. Caldwell Papers (MF046), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.


Accessions #2001.101 and #2001.108.

Processing Information

Jody Lloyd Thompson processed these records in 2002.

Revisions to Finding Aid

November 2005:
  • Finding aid converted from Encoded Archival Description Version 1.0 to Version 2002. September 2010: Finding aid imported into Archivists' Toolkit.

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    Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.

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    1Correspondence, 1908-1938