Howell Cobb Jr. family papers

Howell Cobb Jr. family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Cobb family
Creator: Cobb, Howell, 1842-1909
Creator: Cobb, Mary McKinley, 1844-1927
Title: Howell Cobb Jr. family papers
Dates: 1859-1925
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (19 folders; housed with minor collections MS 1368 and MS 1369)
Coll. Number: ms1368(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Howell Cobb Jr. (1842-1909), lawyer, of Athens, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of personal papers of Howell Cobb Jr. and his family from 1859-1925. Comprised mainly of correspondence between Cobb and his wife, Mary McKinley Cobb.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Howell Cobb Jr. family papers, MS 1368. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related collections in this repository: Other Cobb family papers.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1859
2Correspondence, 1867
3Correspondence, 1873?
4Correspondence, 1876
5Correspondence, 1885
6Correspondence, 1886
7Correspondence, 1892
8Correspondence, 1897
9Correspondence, 1898
10Correspondence, 1899
11Correspondence, 1904
12Correspondence, 1905
13Correspondence, 1905
14Correspondence, 1917
15Correspondence, 1925
16Correspondence, Undated
18Printed Material