Girl Scouts of the United States of America, Juliette Low Region VI Geechee Bowl papers
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Girl Scouts of the United States of America, Juliette Low Region VI Geechee Bowl papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Girl Scouts of the United States of America. Juliette Low Region VI.
Title: Girl Scouts of the United States of America, Juliette Low Region VI Geechee Bowl papers
Dates: 1949-1950
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1315

Biographical/Historical Note

Soon after the founding of the Girl Scouts in 1912 by Juliette Low, the country was divided into 12 regions. The headquarters of Region 6 remained in Savannah, Georgia, where the organization was founded.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of papers regarding the Geechee Bowl Game. On December 30, 1949, the Girl Scout Council of Savannah sponsored the Geechee Bowl Football Game. It was hoped to be an annual event, but it did not succeed. The Jefferson Atlantic Club for Boys of Savannah played the Coastal Carolina All-Stars. Included are correspondence, a list of daily newspapers in Georgia and South Carolina and the official releases sent to them, financial papers, and a program from the Bowl.


Index Terms

Financial records.
Football.
Girl Scouts of the United States of America. Juliette Low Region VI.
Letters (correspondence)
Programs (documents)

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Material was acquired from creating body.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Girl Scouts of the United States of America, Juliette Low Region VI Geechee Bowl papers, MS 1315, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of the Girl Scout Council of Savannah, 1979.


Restrictions

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.


Sponsorship

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

Container List

 

Fldr

1Folder 1: Geechee Bowl papers, 1949-1950 ( 51.0 items. )
Papers are dated December 1949-January 1950.