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Devara Felson Goodman Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 155

Scope and Contents

Researchers studying the Devara Felson Goodman Family Papers will gain insight into Jewish life in Ocilla, Georgia and Greek life as a member of Delta Phi Epsilon. The materials in this collection tell the story of Devara Felson’s experiences while attending the University of Georgia. The papers are arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each folder.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1910 - 1998

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on accessing material in this collection.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

Devara Sandra Felson was born in Ocilla, Georgia, the daughter of Annette Harris Felson and Robert Felson. Like her parents, she was active in a variety of civic organizations while living in Ocilla. She was a graduate of the University of Georgia where she studied journalism and was a member of the Delta Phi Epsilon sorority. She was later employed in the public relations department of Sears-Roebuck. Devara Felson married Alan L. Goodman and later lived in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Extent

1.8 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Devara Felson Goodman was active in a variety of civic organizations while living in Ocilla, Georgia, including activities at the University of Georgia. The collection consists of material from family businesses, correspondence written at Blue Star Camps, and memorabilia relating to the activities of various family members.

Arrangement

The papers are arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each folder.

Related Materials

Mss 124, Martha Jo Felson Katz Family Papers Mss 331, Delta Phi Epsilon, Psi Chapter - University of Georgia Records

Processing Information

Original processor unknown. Entered into ArchivesSpace by Lindsay Resnick, June 2020.
Title
Devara Felson Goodman Family Papers, Mss 155
Status
Completed
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum Repository

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