Chatham Square Area administrative records
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Chatham Square Area administrative records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Chatham Square Area (Savannah, Ga.).
Title: Chatham Square Area administrative records
Dates: 1965
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1351

Biographical/Historical Note

Chatham Square Area, Inc., was organized in April of 1965 by a group of property owners of the area in Savannah, Georgia. Its purpose was the beautify Chatham Square and the surrounding area and to improve and/or restore property in the area.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of the administrative papers of Chatham Square Area, Inc., dating from April through December, 1965. The papers contain agendas, meeting minutes, lists of members, correspondence, a legal notice of incorporation (November 1, 1965), and data regarding other nearby downtown areas of Savannah.

Index Terms

Administrative records.
Agendas (administrative records)
Chatham Square Area (Savannah, Ga.)
Letters (correspondence)
Minutes (administrative records)
Urban beautification--Georgia--Savannah.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Material was acquired from a member of the creating organization.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Chatham Square Area administrative records, MS 1351, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Georgia Foster Fawcett, 1978.


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



1Items 1-12: Agendas and minutes of meetings, 1965
Dated April 27, 1965-December 14, 1965, and rough notes for minutes.


1Item 13: Legal notice of Articles of Incorporation, 1965 November 1 (Clipping.)


1Items 14-19: Lists of members, signatures of those attending meetings, Undated


1Items 20-23: Correspondence, 1965 October 4
Regarding work of the association.


1Item 24: Typed list of property evaluations of some buildings in the area, Undated


1Item 25: Printed brochure, 1965 November
Regarding Pulaski Square and West Jones Street.