Scrapbooks concerning John Archibald Campbell

Scrapbooks concerning John Archibald Campbell

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Campbell, John Archibald, 1811-1889
Title: Scrapbooks concerning John Archibald Campbell
Dates: 1865-1911
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s) (2 scrapbooks)
Coll. Number: ms1260

Biographical/Historical Note

John Archibald Campbell (1811-1889) was a native of Wilkes County, Georgia, and a graduate of the University of Georgia at the age of 15.

For further information, see the article "John Archibald Campbell (1811-1889)" at New Georgia Encylopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two scrapbooks in relation to John Archibald Campbell. Scrapbooks contain newspaper articles concerning Campbell's life and death (1887-1911), and typewritten copies of documents relating to the peace conference in Hampton Roads (1865) and Campbell's opinions (1872).

Index Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Scrapbooks concerning John Archibald Campbell, ms 1260. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing