|Creator:||Havens, A. T.|
|Title:||A.T. Havens journal|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1337 to MS 1341)|
The collection consists of a journal of A.T. Havens for his trip through Georgia and Florida from 1842-1843. Haven's entries describe the scenery along the St. John's River and Jacksonville (Fla.); his arrival at Picolata, a military post; life at the post; plantations; descriptions of St. Mary's (Ga.) and St. Augustine (Fla.); his religious views; slaves and their homes; railroads; and descriptions of Savannah, Macon, and Albany, Georgia. Also mentions encountering General Charles Floyd, Walter T. Colquitt, Bishop Stephen Elliott, and E.A. Nesbit.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
A.T. Havens journal, MS 1337. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.