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The Four Scottie Garretson Sisters


Visit McCain Library’s Floor 2 Archives Lobby for the Exhibit,
“The Four Garretson Scotties: Insights Into Agnes Scott College in the 1920s and 1930s and Life Post-Graduation.”

This display will be on view at least until the end of December 2018 to celebrate the reopening of Rebekah Scott Hall and the Woltz-Garretson Room there.

Mary Lillias Garretson ’33 contributed to the renovated space in Rebekah in memory of her parents, Percy Richard and Lillias Painter Garretson, who found a way to send four daughters to college during the Depression. The family shared memorabilia, photographs, reunion write-ups and textbooks for the exhibit.

Garretson

Agnes Scott College, Class of

Mary Lillias Garretson                   1933

Alice L. Garretson Bolles                1930

Margaret W. Garretson Ford         1929

Irene G. Garretson Nichols            1928

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