A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University
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Georgia State University Library,
Special Collections and Archives,
Young, Alice C. 1923-
Alice C. Young papers
12 linear ft.
in 23 boxes
Alice C. Young has been involved in
various community groups and causes. One of her lifetime commitments has been
improving the conditions of women both on and off campus. Correspondence,
minutes, agendas, reports, printed materials, photographs and artifacts make up
the papers of Alice C. Young.
Organization of the Papers
Organized into 2 series:
I: Georgia State University Professional Papers,
Subseries A: Georgia State University Reading Files,
Subseries B: Professional Associations and Clubs,
Sub-subseries 1: American College Personnel
Sub-subseries 2: Georgia College Personnel Association,
Sub-subseries 3: Georgia Association for Counseling and
Development, 1979; 1983-1987
Sub-subseries 4: Southern Association for College
Student Affairs, 1984-1987
Sub-subseries 5: American Association for Counseling
and Development / Southern Region Branch Assembly, 1983-1987
Sub-subseries 6: Georgia State Toastmasters Club,
Sub-subseries 7: Pilot International, 1982-1983
Subseries C: Georgia State University Student Center,
Subseries D: Returning and Non-traditional Georgia State
University Students, 1980-1988
Subseries E: Leadership, 1974; 1979; 1983; 1985
Subseries F: Management, 1973-1987
Subseries G: GSU-Related and Community Organizations,
Subseries H: Subject Files, 1974-1988
II: Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta
Papers have been arranged chronologically within each series,
subseries or sub-subseries.Artifacts have been removed and are stored separately. Some printed
matter has been removed to the Georgia State University Archives. A list of
these materials can be found at the end of the finding aid.
Scope and Content of the Papers
Correspondence, minutes, agendas, reports, printed materials,
photographs and artifacts make up the papers of Alice C. Young. The collection
is organized into two series. Series I: Georgia State University Professional
papers includes reading files; materials relating to the many professional,
GSU-related, and community organizations to which Young belonged; and records
about her interests on campus, including returning and non-traditional
students, leadership and management. Finally, the series contains a number of
widely assorted subject files. Series II: Unitarian Universalist Congregation
of Atlanta Records reflects Young's long-time commitment to her church. The
bulk of the files were removed from binders (Presidency binder, general
notebook, Selection Committee binder), compiled during her service to the
church. Artifacts have been separated and largely include pinback buttons and
name tags from professional conferences.
Biography of Alice C. Young
Alice C. Young was born in 1923 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She
graduated from Georgia State University in 1969 with a B.A. in sociology. After
a few years of outside part-time employment, Young returned to the university,
and served fom 1973 until 1989 as Assistant Dean for Student Services and
Director of the Student Center. In 1978 she received an M.A. in education
administration from Georgia State University. She was married to Robert Young
and later to Henry Malone.
Besides her administrative work for the university, she belonged to
several professional organizations from the mid-1970s through the mid-1980s.
These include the Georgia College Personnel Association (1977-1984), the
Georgia Association for Counseling and Development (1984-1986), and the Omicron
Delta Kappa Honor Society (1988-1989). She was an organizer and president of
the Georgia State University's branch of the Toastmasters Club in 1975.
Young has been involved in various community groups and causes. One of
her lifetime commitments has been improving the conditions of women both on and
off campus. Since the late 1960s, she has been active in Georgia State
University's sorority for married women, the Mu Rho Sigma Alpha Chapter. Young
served as director of the League of Women Voters from 1969-1973 and was a
member of its Advisory Council from 1981-1982. She has also occupied various
administrative positions in the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta,
including president of the congregation and chairman of the Board (1971-1973),
Chair of the Misiterial Selections Committee (1974-1975), and member of the
Growth Committee (1991-1992).
Following retirement from Georgia State University in 1989, she
continued her activities with Mu Rho Sigma's Alpha, the Unitarian Universalist
Congregation of Atlanta, and has been a member and served as director of the
Harrogate Homeowners Association.
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the
Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring
materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog
using these headings.
American Association for Counseling and
American College Personnel
Georgia Association for Counseling and
Georgia College Personnel
Georgia State University--Atlanta,
Southern Association for College Student
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of
Restrictions on Access
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
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the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical
property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from
this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright
holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must
contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to
limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.
[item], [folder title], [series title], Alice C. Young papers, W061,
Archives for Research on Women and Gender. Special Collections and Archives,
Georgia State University, Atlanta.
Gift of Alice Young, September 1999; May 2001
Processed by Daniel Bronstein, 2005.
Related materials in this repository: An
oral history, dated November 8, 1994 forms part of the Jeff Jones papers (MSS#
Separated material: During processing,
some material was separated to Georgia State University Archives. See List of
Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.