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Marjorie Sanders Thompson Collection (MC 161)

Biographical Note

This collection was donated by Elizabeth L. Woods in honor of Marjorie Sanders Thomason (1914-1988), who was married to Cecil M. Thompson.

Scope and Content

This collection focusses on the Schwob Manufacturing Company in Columbus, Georgia and the Schwob family.

1940s-1960s 1 box (.3 l.f.)

Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Marjorie Sanders Thompson Collection must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University. Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Marjorie Sanders Thompson Collection (MC 161)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


These materials were given to the CSU Archives by Elizabeth L. Woods in 2001 and 2002.

Note to Researchers

The photographs mentioned below have been separated from this collection and are currently located within the Historic Photograph Collection.

Box List

Box 1

Folder 1 – Photographs including: a framed photograph of Simon Schwob from the Sandlin Studios, Columbus, Georgia; a framed photograph of Ruth Schwob from Garrett's and dated 1957; the Women's Softball Team of the Schwob Manufacturing Company, 1940s; nine photographs of Schwob Manufacturing Company employees from the 1940s and early 1950s.

Folder 2 – A Tribute to Simon Schwob (3 copies), August 10, 1954

Folder 3 -- Eulogy Delivered by Rabbi Jacob M. Rothschild of Atlanta at the Funeral of Jacques Schwob, Columbus, Georgia, July 27, 1949

Folder 4 – Note from Mrs. Henry C. Schwob to Mrs. Cecil M. Thompson with an enclosed newspaper clipping of a photograph that includes Mrs. Thompson at the Schwob Employee Group Party. The note is postmarked January 7, 1959

Folder 5 – By-Laws of Schwob Manufacturing Company Employees Benefit Association. No date

Folder 6 – Employee List from Schwob Manufacturing, 1960

Folder 7 – Address and telephone list of employees, no date

Folder 8 – Address and telephone list in ledger, no date