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Series 1.3.1 - Fay Webb Gardner Personal Papers: Scrapbooks

This scrapbook chronicles Fay Webb Gardner's life from 1902 - 1907, with content primarily ranging from 1903 - 1905. The first half of the scrapbook focuses on her time as a student at the Lucy Cobb Institute in Athens, GA. Photographs depict close school friends such as Nell Gross, Kate Ellis, and Elizabeth Willis. The latter half of the scrapbook depicts Fay's family and friends in and around Shelby, NC and Gaffney, SC. Photographs include her brother and sister, Ralph Lamar Webb and Madge Webb Riley, and local friends of the Webb siblings. Of note is a photograph of Madge Webb Riley in front of the Cleveland Springs Hotel and of O. Max Gardner at Morehead in 1907.

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Fay Webb Gardner, Ralp Lamar Webb, Madge Webb Riley, Judge James Webb, Kansas Love Andrews, Nell Gross, Elizabeth Willis, Nell Hatch, Mac Hatch, Baylor Durham, Baxter Durham, Henry Swain, Fred Hamrick, Emma Frick, Kyle Davenport, Winnie Davenport, Sam Fort, Edith Fort, West Chapman, Sallie Leonard, Solia Bostick, Graham Anthony, Ben Suttle, Edna Wray, J. D. Lineberger, Robert Andrews, Cleveland Springs Hotel, Shelby, NC, Lucy Cobb Institute, Athens, GA, Webbly, Gaffney, SC, O. Max Gardner, Morehead


The Fay Webb Gardner Collection is housed at the Gardner-Webb University Archives. The collection has been digitized through a gift of the O. Max Gardner Foundation, Inc.

Scrapbook; 1902 - 1907