John Irvine Stoddard diploma
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John Irvine Stoddard diploma

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: University of Georgia.
Title: John Irvine Stoddard diploma
Dates: 1913
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1208

Biographical/Historical Note

John Irvine Stoddard (ca. 1843-1924) was a general insurance agent in Savannah, Georgia. He was active in several social and religious organizations. He spent the last twenty-five years of his life. A "John Stoddard" is referred to as an honorary member of the Confederate States of America Organization of Savannah Artillery and Roster, February 1861.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an honorary diploma from the University of Georgia, 1913. Honorary diplomas were issued to those people still living who had left the university to enter the Confederate States Army or who were denied diplomas because of the closing of the school during the Civil War.

Index Terms

Confederate States of America--History.
Stoddard, John Irvine, approximately 1843-1924.
University of Georgia.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], John Irvine Stoddard, MS 1208, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List



1Item 1: University of Georgia honorary diploma. Athens, Ga., 1913 June ( 1.0 p. )