Stephen E. Draper Center and Archives for the Study of Water Law and Policy

Drawing of a canal in olden days

The Center acquires, preserves, and makes accessible historic collections of materials on the rivers, aquifers, and wetlands of the State of Georgia. The Center houses the Stephen Elliot Draper Collections in British and American Waterways.

The archives contain significant collections of Georgia scholars, authors, individuals, organizations, institutions, and initiatives in the public and private sectors whose work has been instrumental in the development of water policy in Georgia.

Select Related Collections:

Stephen E. Draper Collection

Metro Atlanta Clean Water Initiative Records

Georgia Water Bill of Rights Collection

Georgia Environmental Oral History Project


Select Research and Projects Funded by the Draper Center: