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Collection Title: Ogletree (Powell G.) Papers

Accession Number: AM05-32

Dates: ca. 1929-2005

Volume: .9 cu. ft.

Provenance: Donated by Mrs. Frances Ogletree

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Correspondence, certificates, publications, files, and other materials relating almost exclusively to Powell G. Ogletree's membership and participation in the Rotary Club of Hattiesburg and Rotary District 6840. The only exception is a certificate issued to Mr. Ogletree by Mississippi Southern College (now USM) for fiscal year 1956-57. A Box and Folder List is attached hereto.

Powell G. Ogletree earned a bachelor's degree at Southern Miss in 1948, and a master's in 1951. He served as Executive Director of the USM Alumni Association from 1953 until his retirement in 1987. He was president of the Hattiesburg Rotary Club in 1965-66 and 1966-67, and served two terms as District Governor, Rotary District 6840 (1979-80 and 1988-89). Mr. Ogletree died June 11, 2005.


Ogletree (Powell G.) Papers
Box and Folder List

Box 1

Booklet: "Rotary Club of Hattiesburg" (1984-85)
Booklet: "Rotary Club of Hattiesburg" (2000)
Booklet: "Rotary Club of Hattiesburg" (undated)
Certificates (1957 - 2002)
Correspondence (1993 - 2002)
Directories: Rotary Club of Hattiesburg (1929-30; 1966-67)
Directories: Rotary District 6840 (1992 - 2005)
File: "My Busiest Year in the Club" (2001 - 2002)
Installation of Officers (ca. 1979 - 1989)
Miscellaneous Materials
Pamphlet: "Historical Review of Rotary" (ca. 1979)
Photocopies of Plaques Awarded to Powell G. Ogletree (1966 - 1993)
Powell Ogletree: Personal File (ca. 2000 - 2003)
President's Weekly Program Book (1965-66; 1966-67)
Program Committee (ca. 1963 - 1998)

Box 2

Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship Program (1996 - 1997)
Rotary Club of Hattiesburg: 75th Anniversary (1993)
Rotary District 6840: District Governor's Files (1979-80; 1988-89)
Rotary Foundation (ca. 2001 - 2003)
Rotary History (2004 - 2005)
Rotary International Convention (1966)
Rotary Membership (2001 - 2002)
Speech by Rotary Club Founder, Paul Harris, at the 1933 Rotary International
Convention in Boston (one audio cassette)
"Surprise Award" (2001)

Oversize Items in mapcase

Item 1 Bright Green Vest with Rotary International Past District
Governor Emblem

Item 2 Certificate of Appreciation Issued to Powell Ogletree by
Rotary International, District 684 (undated)



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