|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Savannah Olympic Support Council (Ga.)|
|Title:||Savannah Olympic Support Council records|
|Extent:||7.0 cubic feet (5 boxes, 5 volumes, 2 framed documents)|
The Savannah Olympic Support Council (SOSCO) was formed in 1991 to help support the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games in organizing the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. SOSCO played a major role in the planning and staging of the Olympic yachting events that were held in Savannah, Georgia. SOSCO was led by Chairman, Archie Davis and Executive Director Jennifer Abshire and as an organization they supported beautification efforts, cultural support, educational and fundraising opportunities in order to prepare Savannah for the 1996 Olympics.
This collection contains minutes, programs, memorandums, newsletters, scrapbooks, audio-visual materials, banners, and other miscellaneous records and materials from the Savannah Olympic Support Council from 1989 to 1997.
This collection is arranged into 5 boxes, 5 oversize volumes, 2 framed documents:
This collection is processed at the Basic Level (or collection level). There is no detailed inventory for this collection as it is not fully processed. To request that this collection be added to our priority list of collections to be fully processed as staffing and funding allow, please contact the Library and Archives staff.
The collection is open for research.
Artifacts were separated and cataloged with the Georgia Historical Society Artifacts Collection. View digital images of artifacts at the end of this collection inventory or search the Digital Image Catalog for further information.
|A-1856-001: Savannah Olympic Support Council Organization (SOCSO) pin, 1996 View online.|