Mrs. Arthur Harris collection

Mrs. Arthur Harris collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Harris, Arthur, Mrs. -- Correspondence
Title: Mrs. Arthur Harris collection
Dates: 1951
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms1032

Biographical/Historical Note

Clemmie Montag was the daughter of the late Lena Fox, the inspiration for the fictional Miss Daisy. The elderly Fox was visiting her daughter when she backed her car over a driveway wall and into a neighbor's yard, prompting her family to hire a chauffeur to drive her on her many errands.


Scope and Content Note

One letter addressed to Mrs. Harris dated March 3, 1951 from "Rose." The letter briefly relates happenings around Atlanta to the Harrises who were vacationing at the Hotel Nacional in Havana. It mentions the illness of Clemmic [sic.] Montag, social club activities, and the early appearance of spring-like weather.


Index Terms

Atlanta (Ga.)--Social life and customs.
Correspondence
Montag, Clemmie -- Health

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mrs. Arthur Harris collection, MS 1032. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Letter, 1951