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Descriptive summary

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

Creator: Gainesville State College

Title: Lake Lanier Oral History Project

Date(s): 2009-2011

Language(s): English

Historical note

In the1950s a dam was built in Buford, GA to create the reservoir that became Lake Sidney Lanier. The reservoir was created to provide electricity and water for Atlanta. The oral histories and photographs included in this collection tell the story of the the lake and the lands that lie beneath it.

Scope and contents

This collection contains oral histories (video and audio) and scans of photographs related to the history of Lake Lanier and the Buford Dam. The oral histories were collected by students at Gainesville State College between the years 2009-2011.

Arrangement

The materials are arranged alphabetically by the last name of the interviewee.

Administrative information

Cite as: Lake Lanier Oral History collection, Special Collections and Archives, Gainesville Campus, University of North Georgia.

Conditions of access

This collection is completely digital and can be used in the Special Collections and Archives at the Hosch Library on the Gainesville campus of the University of North Georgia.

Detailed description of the collection

Fouts, Ben

/Folder 1

Photographs

/Folder 1/Item 1

Fouts Photo Key (scanned by student)

/Folder 1.1/Item 1

Fouts photo key - narrative

/Folder 1.1/Item 2

Rock house on Chattahoochee

/Folder 1.1/Item 3

Water wheel

/Folder 1.1/Item 4

White barn 001

/Folder 1.1/Item 5

White barn 002

/Folder 1.1/Item 6

Fouts Transcript

/Folder 1/Item 2

Audio file

/Folder 1/Item 3

Video file

/Folder 1/Item 4

Hanna, Paul H.

/Folder 2

Photographs

/Folder 2.1

Hanna Photo Key

/Folder 2.1/Item 1

Lanier_Hanna1001

/Folder 2.1/Item 2

Lanier_Hanna2002

/Folder 2.1/Item 3

Lanier_Hana3003

/Folder 2.1/Item 4

Lanier_Hanna4004

/Folder 2.1/Item 5

Lanier_Hana5005

/Folder 2.1/Item 6

Lanier_Hanna6006

/Folder 2.1/Item 7

Lanier_Hanna7007

/Folder 2.1/Item 8

Lanier_Hanna8008

/Folder 2.1/Item 9

Lanier_Hanna9009

/Folder 2.1/Item 10

Lanier_Hanna10010

/Folder 2.1/Item 11

Lanier_Hanna11011

/Folder 2.1/Item 12

Lanier_Hanna12012

/Folder 2.1/Item 13

Lanier_Hanna13013

/Folder 2.1/Item 14

Lanier_Hanna14014

/Folder 2.1/Item 15

Lanier_Hanna15015

/Folder 2.1/Item 16

Lanier_Hanna16016

/Folder 2.1/Item 17

Lanier_Hanna17017

/Folder 2.1/Item 18

Hanna Video file, 2011 October 28

/Folder 2/Item 2

Martin, Martha

/Folder 3

First interview

/Folder 3.1

M Martin transcript - first interview

/Folder 3.1/Item 1

Martin video file, 2011 March 21

/Folder 3.1/Item 2

Second interview

/Folder 3.2

Martin (2) video file, 2011 November 1

/Folder 3.2/Item 1

Martin Photos

/Folder 3.3

Lanier_Martin6A006

/Folder 3.3/Item 1

Lanier_Martin6B006

/Folder 3.3/Item 2

Lanier_Martin12A012

/Folder 3.3/Item 3

Lanier_Martin12B012

/Folder 3.3/Item 4

Lanier_Martin12C012

/Folder 3.3/Item 5

Lanier_Martin12D012

/Folder 3.3/Item 6

Lanier_Martin1001

/Folder 3.3/Item 7

Lanier_Martin2002

/Folder 3.3/Item 8

Lanier_Martin3003

/Folder 3.3/Item 9

Lanier_Martin4004

/Folder 3.3/Item 10

Lanier_Martin5005

/Folder 3.3/Item 11

Lanier_Martin7007

/Folder 3.3/Item 12

Lanier_Martin8008

/Folder 3.3/Item 13

Lanier_Martin9009

/Folder 3.3/Item 14

Lanier_Martin10010

/Folder 3.3/Item 15

Lanier_Martin11011

/Folder 3.3/Item 16

Lanier_Martin13013

/Folder 3.3/Item 17

Lanier_Martin14014

/Folder 3.3/Item 18

Lanier_Martin15015

/Folder 3.3/Item 19

Lanier_Martin16016

/Folder 3.3/Item 20

Lanier_Martin17017

/Folder 3.3/Item 21

Lanier_Martin18018

/Folder 3.3/Item 22

Lanier_Martin19019

/Folder 3.3/Item 23

Martin Photo Key

/Folder 3.3/Item 24

Louis H. Propes

/Folder 4

Propes Photos

/Folder 4.1

Lanier_Propes6B006

/Folder 4.1/Item 1

Lanier_Propes1001

/Folder 4.1/Item 2

Lanier_Propes2002

/Folder 4.1/Item 3

Lanier_Propes3003

/Folder 4.1/Item 4

Lanier_Propes4004

/Folder 4.1/Item 5

Lanier_Propes5005

/Folder 4.1/Item 6

Lanier_Propes6006

/Folder 4.1/Item 7

Lanier_Propes7007

/Folder 4.1/Item 8

Lanier_Propes8008

/Folder 4.1/Item 9

Lanier_Propes9009

/Folder 4.1/Item 10

Lanier_Propes10010

/Folder 4.1/Item 11

Lanier_Propes11011

/Folder 4.1/Item 12

Lanier_Propes12012

/Folder 4.1/Item 13

Lanier_Propes13013

/Folder 4.1/Item 14

Lanier_Propes14014

/Folder 4.1/Item 15

Lanier_Propes15015

/Folder 4.1/Item 16

Propes Photo Key

/Folder 4.1/Item 17

Propes video file, 2011 October 28

/Folder 4/Item 2

Propes transcript

/Folder 4/Item 3

Nix-Roberts, Susie A.

/Folder 5

Nix-Roberts Photos

/Folder 5/Item 5.1

Lanier_Roberts1001

/Folder 5.1/Item 1

Lanier_Roberts2002

/Folder 5.1/Item 2

Lanier_Roberts3003

/Folder 5.1/Item 3

Lanier_Roberts4004

/Folder 5.1/Item 4

Lanier_Roberts5005

/Folder 5.1/Item 5

Lanier_Roberts6006

/Folder 5.1/Item 6

Lanier_Roberts7007

/Folder 5.1/Item 7

Lanier_Roberts8008

/Folder 5.1/Item 8

Lanier_Roberts9009

/Folder 5.1/Item 9

Lanier_Roberts100010

/Folder 5.1/Item 10

Lanier_Roberts110011

/Folder 5.1/Item 11

Lanier_Roberts120012

/Folder 5.1/Item 12

Lanier_Roberts130013

/Folder 5.1/Item 13

Lanier_Roberts140014

/Folder 5.1/Item 14

Lanier_Roberts150015

/Folder 5.1/Item 15

Lanier_Roberts160016

/Folder 5.1/Item 16

Lanier_Roberts170017

/Folder 5.1/Item 17

Lanier_Roberts180018

/Folder 5.1/Item 18

Lanier_Roberts190019

/Folder 5.1/Item 19

Lanier_Roberts200020

/Folder 5.1/Item 20

Lanier_Roberts210021

/Folder 5.1/Item 21

Lanier_Roberts22022

/Folder 5.1/Item 22

Lanier_Roberts230023

/Folder 5.1/Item 23

Roberts Photo Key

/Folder 5.1/Item 23

Nix_video, 2010 October 22

/Folder 5/Item 2

Smith-Fultz, Beverly

/Folder 6

Smith-Fultz Photos

/Folder 6/Item 6.1

Lanier_Fultz2002

/Folder 6.1/Item 1

Lanier_Fultz3003

/Folder 6.1/Item 2

Lanier_Fultz4004

/Folder 6.1/Item 3

Lanier_Fultz5005

/Folder 6.1/Item 4

Lanier_Fultz6006

/Folder 6.1/Item 5

Lanier_Fultz7007

/Folder 6.1/Item 6

Lanier_Fultz8008

/Folder 6.1/Item 7

Lanier_Fultz9009

/Folder 6.1/Item 8

Lanier_Fultz10010

/Folder 6.1/Item 9

Lanier_Fultz11011

/Folder 6.1/Item 10

Lanier_Fultz12012

/Folder 6.1/Item 11

Lanier_Fultz13013

/Folder 6.1/Item 12

Lanier_Fultz14014

/Folder 6.1/Item 13

Lanier_Fultz15015

/Folder 6.1/Item 14

Lanier_Fultz16016

/Folder 6.1/Item 15

Lanier_Fultz17017

/Folder 6.1/Item 16

Lanier_Fultz18018

/Folder 6.1/Item 17

Lanier_Fultz19019

/Folder 6.1/Item 18

Lanier_Fultz20020

/Folder 6.1/Item 19

Lanier_Fultz21021

/Folder 6.1/Item 20

Lanier_Fultz22022

/Folder 6.1/Item 21

Lanier_Fultz23023

/Folder 6.1/Item 22

Lanier_Fultz24024

/Folder 6.1/Item 23

Lanier_Fultz25025

/Folder 6.1/Item 24

Lanier_Fultz26026

/Folder 6.1/Item 25

Lanier_Fultz27027

/Folder 6.1/Item 26

Lanier_Fultz28028

/Folder 6.1/Item 27

Lanier_Fultz29029

/Folder 6.1/Item 28

Lanier_Fultz30030

/Folder 6.1/Item 29

Lanier_Fultz31031

/Folder 6.1/Item 30

Lanier_Fultz32032

/Folder 6.1/Item 31

Lanier_Fultz33033

/Folder 6.1/Item 32

Lanier_Fultz34034

/Folder 6.1/Item 33

Lanier_Fultz35035

/Folder 6.1/Item 34

Lanier_Fultz36036

/Folder 6.1/Item 35

Lanier_Fultz37037

/Folder 6.1/Item 36

Lanier_Fultz38038

/Folder 6.1/Item 37

Smith-Fultz Photo Key

/Folder 6.1/Item 38

B Smith-Fultz Transcript, 2015 June 15

/Folder 6/Item 2

Fultz_video, 2010 November 5

/Folder 6/Item 3

Thomas, Hayne

/Folder 7

Photographs

/Folder 7/Item 1

Lanier_Thomas1001

/Folder 7.1/Item 1

Lanier_Thomas2002

/Folder 7.1/Item 2

Lanier_Thomas3003

/Folder 7.1/Item 3

Thomas Photo Key

/Folder 7.1/Item 4

H Thomas transcript

/Folder 7/Item 2

thomas_viceo2, 2010 October 8

/Folder 7/Item 3

thomas_audio, 2009 January 16

/Folder 7/Item 4

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