|Creator:||Osborne, Henry J.|
|Title:||Henry J. Osborne scrapbook|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 folder housed with minor collections MS 128 to MS 130)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of one scrapbook kept by Henry J. Osborne. It includes pasted clippings about the secession of the southern states and various happenings in Augusta, Georgia. It also contains letters written by Osborne to the local paper, some about an incident at the Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina. There are also accounts of the siege and fall of Vicksburg, and obituaries of Capt. Henry Prentiss Osborne, who was taken prisoner at Vicksburg, was paroled and died at home, as well as several poems by "Kaluptonoma" of Augusta.|
Henry J. Osborne lived in Augusta, Georgia, and worked in the jewelry business.
Arranged in chronological order.
Henry J. Osborne scrapbook, MS 129. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.