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Descriptive summary

Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Dahlonega campus, University of North Georgia

Creator: Vickery, Elias Benton, 1864-1929

Title: EB Vickery family papers

Date(s): 1868-1965

Quantity: 2 linear feet

Language(s): English

Historical note

Elias Benton Vickery was born in Hart County, Georgia in 1864. He worked at North Georgia Agricultural College for almost 40 years serving in many capacities. He was a Professor of Ancient Languages and Literature from 1890 to 1929. During his academic career, Vickery also served as department head, vice president, registrar, and dean, and for a time, he was mayor of Dahlonega, Georgia. His daughter, Katherine Vickery, went on to become a PhD holder in Psychology, and she taught at North Georgia for a number of years.

Scope and contents

This small collection contains materials related to Elias Benton Vickery’s (1864-1929) tenure at North Georgia Agricultural College and some of his family’s personal effects. The Vickery Collection contains papers and records.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically by topic or format.

Administrative information

Cite as: E.B. Vickery family papers, Special Collections and Archives, Dahlonega Campus, University of North Georgia.

Detailed description of the collection

Christmas cards, undated

Box 1/Folder 1

Correspondence, 1890-1945

Box 1/Folder 2

Familial possessions

EB Vickery hymnal, 1916

Box 7

Etta McMullen Vickery Bible, 1871

Box 7

Vickery family Bible, 1868

Box 4

Financial records, 1880-1929

Box 1/Folder 3

Maps, 1926-1965

Box 1/Folder 4

News clippings, 1895-1944

Box 1/Folder 5

North Georgia Agricultural College

Exercise books, 1892-1913

Box 1/Folder 6-7

Grading ledgers, circa 1892-1920

Box 2/Folder 2-7

"Review of Reviews"

Box 3/Folder 4-6

Photograph, undated

Box 8

Vickery, Katherine

Classroom materials, circa 1905

Box 3/Folder 7

Sheet music, undated

Ager, Milton, "I'm in Heaven when I'm in my mother's arms"

Box 5/Folder 1

Akst, Harry and Irving Berlin, "Home again blues"

Box 5/Folder 1

Alford, Harry L., "Song hits from the Lyman Twins new musical comedy success 'The Speculators'"

Box 5/Folder 1

Alstyne, Egbert Van

"Naughty, naughty, naughty"

Box 5/Folder 1

"That old girl of mine"

Box 5/Folder 1

"When I was twenty-one and you were sweet sixteen"

Box 5/Folder 1

Audran, Edmond, "Selections from Mascot"

Box 5/Folder 1

Avril, Chas, "Where the silvry Colorado wends its way"

Box 5/Folder 1

Ayer, Nat D., "Mysterious Moon"

Box 5/Folder 1

Bali, Ernest R., "A little bit of Heaven sure they call it Ireland"

Box 5/Folder 2

Berlin, Irving

"Mandy Ziegfield Follies of 1919"

Box 5/Folder 2

"Stop look listen"

Box 5/Folder 2

Bertnett, Earl, "Kentucky was lucky when she raised a girl like you"

Box 5/Folder 2

Blaufuss, Walter, "My isle of golden dreams"

Box 5/Folder 2

Breau, Louis and Ray Henderson, "Humming"

Box 5/Folder 2

Butterfield, "When you and I were young, Maggie"

Box 5/Folder 2

Carlo, Richard Pascoe and Alma M. Sanders, "The wild Irish rose that God gave me"

Box 5/Folder 3

Carroll, Harry

"The trail of the lonesome pine"

Box 5/Folder 3

"She is the sunshine of Virginia"

Box 5/Folder 3

Christie, George, "You can't stop your heart from beating for the girl you love"

Box 5/Folder 3

Claribel, "Come back to Erin"

Box 5/Folder 3

Clark and Williams, "Dat's harmony, Ziegfield Follies of 1911"

Box 5/Folder 3

Conrad, Con and J. Russell Robinson, "Margie"

Box 5/Folder 3

Crippen, D.A., "Whistling wind waltz"

Box 5/Folder 3

Daniels, Cas N., "When I went to school with you"

Box 5/Folder 4

Danks, H.P., "Silver threads among the gold"

Box 5/Folder 4

Dolen, Tade, "The old U.S. we're fighting for"

Box 5/Folder 4

Donaldson, Walter, "Carolina in the morning"

Box 5/Folder 4

Earl, Mary, "Beautiful Ohio"

Box 5/Folder 5

Engelmann, H.

"Compositions by H. Engelmann for the piano"

Box 5/Folder 5

"Rough Riders military march"

Box 5/Folder 5

Fisher, Fred

"I'm on my way to Mandalay"

Box 5/Folder 6

"Peg o'my dear"

Box 5/Folder 6

Fisher, Fred and Joe McCarthy, "Norway: the land of the midnight sun"

Box 5/Folder 6

Foster, Stephen, "Old black Joe"

Box 5/Folder 6

Friedland, Anatolia, "Springtime"

Box 5/Folder 6

Friedman, Leo and Beth Slater, "Let me call you sweetheart"

Box 5/Folder 6

Friend, Cliff, "Tell her I stutter"

Box 5/Folder 6

Frost, Peter L., George A. Little and Fred Rose, "Sweet mama papa's getting mad"

Box 5/Folder 6

Gatwood, E.J., "Pillars of Peabody"

Box 5/Folder 7

Gay, Byron, "The Vamp"

Box 5/Folder 7

Glogau, Jack

"When it comes to lovin' the girls I'm away ahead of the times"

Box 5/Folder 7

"Wake up, America!"

Box 5/Folder 7

Goldberg, Phil and Frank Magini, "Venetian moon"

Box 5/Folder 7

Graf, Edward, "Nocturne"

Box 5/Folder 7

Hall, John T., "A Thousand nights with you"

Box 5/Folder 8

Handy, W.C., "The Memphis blues"

Box 5/Folder 8

Harris, Chas K., "One night in June"

Box 5/Folder 8

Hays, Lew, "In lilac time"

Box 5/Folder 8

Hofe, C. Von, "Marien"

Box 5/Folder 8

Hubbell, Raymond, "Poor butterfly the big show"

Box 5/Folder 8

Johnson, Chas L., "Swanee rag"

Box 5/Folder 9

Jerome, M.K., "Old pal (why don't you answer me?), music by M.K. Jerome"

Box 5/Folder 9

Jentes, Harry, "I don't want to get well"

Box 5/Folder 9

Kalmar, Bert, Harry Ruby and Herman Ruby, "My sunny Tennessee"

Box 5/Folder 10

Kalmar, Bert and Harry Ruby, "She's mine all mine"

Box 5/Folder 10

Kennedy, Amanda

"Drifting leaves"

Box 5/Folder 10

"Rest thee"

Box 5/Folder 10

"Song of the sea"

Box 5/Folder 10

"Star of Faith"

Box 5/Folder 10

Kerker, Gustave, "The belle of New York"

Box 5/Folder 10

Kirwin, Maurice, "Love's pleading"

Box 5/Folder 10

Klein, Manuel, "It's a long land that has no turning"

Box 5/Folder 10

Klickmann, F. Henri, "Old glory goes marching on"

Box 5/Folder 10

Koehler, Ted and Spencer Williams, "Struttin' yo' stuff"

Box 5/Folder 10

Lincoln, Harry J., "The midnight fire"

Box 5/Folder 11

Logan, Frederic Knight, "The Missouri waltz"

Box 5/Folder 11

Marple, Herbert B., "Hawaiian dreams"

Box 5/Folder 12

McCarron, Chas R. and Carey Morgan, "Oh Helen!"

Box 5/Folder 12

Mendelssohn, Felix, "Spring song"

Box 5/Folder 12

Meyer, George W., "Tuck me to sleep in my old 'tucky home"

Box 5/Folder 12

Moerschel, Jacob, "The herd girl's dream"

Box 5/Folder 12

Morse, Theodore, "Mother"

Box 5/Folder 12

Motzan, Otto, "Grandma's doin' it too"

Box 5/Folder 12

Novello, Ivor, "Keep the home-fires burning: 'til the boys come home"

Box 5/Folder 13

Olcott, Chauncey, "My wild Irish rose"

Box 5/Folder 14

Olman, Abe, "Moon face"

Box 5/Folder 14

Olman, Abe and Rudy Wiedoeft, "Karavan"

Box 5/Folder 14

Pinkard, Mace, "Mammy o'mine"

Box 5/Folder 15

Pratt, Paul, "Gasoline"

Box 5/Folder 15

Rice, Gitz, "Dear old pal of mine"

Box 5/Folder 15

Ruby, Harry, "That's worth while waiting for"

Box 5/Folder 15

Ryder, Fred L., "Irish gems"

Box 5/Folder 15

Schmid, Johann C.

"At the gate of the place of dreams"

Box 5/Folder 16

"The hour that gave me you"

Box 5/Folder 16

Schonberger, John, "Whispering"

Box 5/Folder 16

Schuster, Ira, "The Navy took them over and the Navy will bring them back"

Box 5/Folder 16

Shannon, Dr. P.A., "'Tis a little cotton blossom"

Box 5/Folder 16

Skelly, J.P., "Why did they dig Ma's grave so deep?

Box 5/Folder 16

Skidmore, Will E. and Marshall Walker

"It's nobody's business but mine"

Box 5/Folder 16

"Save a little dram for me"

Box 5/Folder 16

Slack, J.H., "Home, sweet home"

Box 5/Folder 16

Sloane, A. Baldwin, "Greenwich Village Follies"

Box 5/Folder 16

Solman, Alfred, "Would you take me back again"

Box 5/Folder 16

Spross, Gilbert, "Nevin's songs without words"

Box 5/Folder 16

Stevens, George, "Moon winks"

Box 5/Folder 16

Straus, Oscar, "The last waltz"

Box 5/Folder 16

Throop, George H., "I'm weary tonight"

Box 5/Folder 17

Tierney, Harry, "She's Dixie all the time"

Box 5/Folder 17

Vincent, Nat, "Pucker up and whistle"

Box 5/Folder 18

Wagner, J.F., "Under the double eagle"

Box 5/Folder 19

Wendling, Peter, "All the Quakers are shoulder shakers (Down in Quaker Town)"

Box 5/Folder 19

Wenrich, Percy

"Moonlight Bay"

Box 5/Folder 19

"Put on your old grey bonnet"

Box 5/Folder 19

Whiting, Richard A., "Till we meet again"

Box 5/Folder 19

Whiting, Richard A., "Till we meet again"

Box 5/Folder 19

"Don't you mind it, honey," published by Chas K. Harris

Box 5/Folder 20

"Favorite composers," published by McKinley Music Co.

Box 5/Folder 20

"Favorite English Songs," published by McKinley Music Co.

Box 5/Folder 20

"The invincible folio of sacred songs for high voice," published by the John Church Co.

Box 5/Folder 20

"The string of pearls, a collection of easy arrangements for the pianoforte," published by Estey Organ Co.

Box 5/Folder 20

"T.P. Ryder's standard compositions for the pianoforte," published by White, Smith and Co.

Box 5/Folder 20

"Schubert's serenade," published by DeLuxe Music Co.

Box 5/Folder 20

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