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Langdale Collection

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Box 3

Box 4

Box 5

Box 6

Langdale Exhibit

Langdale Exhibit Display

Framed photo collage-Georgia Agrirama, Tifton, Ga.

framed black and white photgraph

Photograph

Mounted letter

Award: SGMC Foundation

Diploma: UGA

Award: SGMC Foundation

Resolution: State of Georgia

5-3-03 Harley Langdale Interview

Langdale 2 5-16-03

Langdale 3 6-30-03

Langdale Interview # 1 5-5-03

Langdale Interview #2 5-16-03

Langdale Interview #3 6-30-03

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Collection Overview

Title: Langdale CollectionAdd to your cart.

ID: MS/30

Extent: 0.0

Date Acquired: 05/16/2003. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Langdale, Harley, Langdale, Harley, 1888-1972, Langdale College of Business, Lumber Trade, Naval Stores, Turpentine Industry and Trade, Wood Products

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Harley Langdale(1914-2013) graduated from Valdosta High School.He then attended the Citadel before transferring to the University of Georgia to study Forestry. He was the first person from Lowndes County to receive a BSF Degree in Forestry from UGA. Mr. Langdale became the third Registered Forester in the state of Georgia. He was actively engaged in practicing forestry and developing markets for forest products since 1937 and was a consistent leader in the industry for over 70 years. Under his leadership, The Langdale Company and its affiliates grew from a small turpentine and land holding company into a fully integrated diversified forest products company.

This is a collection of books and artifacts relating to the turpentine and timber industry donated by Harley Langdale.  A significant subset of the collection, including the Hack and Herty Cup are on permanant display in a conference room at the Langdale College of Business.  This finding aid reflects the entirity of the collection, including that display.  Items from the Langdale corporation, including plaques and awards are also part of the collection.

Subject/Index Terms

Langdale, Harley
Langdale, Harley, 1888-1972
Langdale College of Business
Lumber Trade
Naval Stores
Turpentine Industry and Trade
Wood Products

Administrative Information

Repository: Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections

Accruals: A folder entitled Langdale Database is in the director's office and includes the original access database sheets for items in the Langdale Collection.

Access Restrictions: Harley Langdale Jr. can get any item back in his lifetime.  Also items are owned jointly by Langdale College of Business and VSU Archives.  Langdale College of Business may withdraw items for display as needed.  See Letter of Understanding.

Acquisition Source: Harley Langdale

Acquisition Method: signed deed of gift and Letter of Understanding between Langdale College and VSU Archives

Appraisal Information: Deed of gift and Field work consent and Artist Datasheet and letter of Understnading in a Folder marked Langdale Collection in Director's office.


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[Box 1],
[Box 2],
[Box 3],
[Box 4],
[Box 5],
[Box 6],
[Box 7: Langdale Exhibit],
[Box 8: Langdale Exhibit Display],
[Item 104: Framed photo collage-Georgia Agrirama, Tifton, Ga., 1984],
[Item 111: framed black and white photgraph],
[Item 116: Photograph],
[Item 117: Mounted letter],
[Item 20: Award: SGMC Foundation, 1993],
[Item 37: Diploma: UGA, 1937],
[Item 19: Award: SGMC Foundation, 1993],
[Item 48: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1953],
[Video Cassette 1: 5-3-03 Harley Langdale Interview],
[Video Cassette 2: Langdale 2 5-16-03],
[Video Cassette 3: Langdale 3 6-30-03],
[Video Cassette 4: Langdale Interview # 1 5-5-03],
[Video Cassette 5: Langdale Interview #2 5-16-03],
[Video Cassette 6: Langdale Interview #3 6-30-03],
[Shelf 1],
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Item 42: Award: The State of Georgia, 1976Add to your cart.
Resolution from Ben W. Fortson, Jr. Georgia Secretary of State, commending Langdale's four years (1971-75) as member of state board of registration for foresters.  Gold seal with red/white/blue ribbon, dated April 5, 1976.  Framed, 13" x 17.5"
Item 43: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1958Add to your cart.
Resolution by Marvin Griffin, Governor of Georgia, appointing Langdale to Charles H. Herty Foundation, 2/19/1958 to 2/19/1963 (he stayed an additional 10 years, per another award).  Dated 2/20/1958.  Signed by governor with gold seal. Framed, 15" x 17.5"
Item 44: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1952Add to your cart.
Resolution by Herman Talmadge, Governor of Georgia, appointing Langdale to the member of state board of registration of foresters, March 19, 1951-March 19, 1955, 15" x 17.5" framed
Item 45: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1949Add to your cart.
Resolution by Herman Talmadge, Governor of Georgia, appointing Langdale to the Charles H. Herty Foundation for the years 1949-1953. Gold Seal.  18.25" x 15" framed
Item 46: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1963Add to your cart.
Resolution by Ben Fortson, Jr. Secretary of State, recognizing the "excellent and invaluable service" that Langdale rendered serving on the State board of registration for foresters, 1951-1955.  With Gold seal, Framed. 15" x 18"
Item 47: Certificate: State of Georgia, 1951Add to your cart.
Certificate from State Board of Registration for Foresters certifying Harley Langdale as a registered forester in Georgia.  Gold Seal, Embossed logo "State of Georgia," green trees behing writing.  Framed,  Identified as no. 3. 15.25" x13.25"
Item 49: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1963Add to your cart.
Resolution: Governor Carl E. Sanders of Georgia, commissions Harley Langdale, Jr. as a member of the Herty Foundation from 1963-1968.  Seal, Framed. 17.75" x 14.5" [frame coming off of resolution]
Item 50: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1959Add to your cart.
Resolution by Ernest Vandiver, Governor of Georgia,  establishes and appoints Harley Langdale, Jr. "Lieutenant Colonel, Aide De Camp, Governor's Staff. Gold Seal, framed. 16.75" x 12.75"
Item 51: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1971Add to your cart.
Resolution by Lester Maddox, Governor of Georgia,  commissioning Harley Langdale, Jr. as a member of the State Board of Registration of Foresters from 1971-1975. Gold Seal, Framed,  16.75" x 12.5"
Item 52: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1968Add to your cart.
Resolution by Lester Maddox, Governor of Georgia commissioning Harley Langdale, Jr. as a member of the Herty Foundation from 1968-1973. Gold Seal, Framed, 12.75" x 16.75"

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[Box 1],
[Box 2],
[Box 3],
[Box 4],
[Box 5],
[Box 6],
[Box 7: Langdale Exhibit],
[Box 8: Langdale Exhibit Display],
[Item 104: Framed photo collage-Georgia Agrirama, Tifton, Ga., 1984],
[Item 111: framed black and white photgraph],
[Item 116: Photograph],
[Item 117: Mounted letter],
[Item 20: Award: SGMC Foundation, 1993],
[Item 37: Diploma: UGA, 1937],
[Item 19: Award: SGMC Foundation, 1993],
[Item 48: Resolution: State of Georgia, 1953],
[Video Cassette 1: 5-3-03 Harley Langdale Interview],
[Video Cassette 2: Langdale 2 5-16-03],
[Video Cassette 3: Langdale 3 6-30-03],
[Video Cassette 4: Langdale Interview # 1 5-5-03],
[Video Cassette 5: Langdale Interview #2 5-16-03],
[Video Cassette 6: Langdale Interview #3 6-30-03],
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[All]


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