Annie Blount diary

Annie Blount diary

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Blount, Annie
Title: Annie Blount diary
Dates: 1873-1893
Quantity: 0.03 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1545 to MS 1550)
Coll. Number: ms1549(m)

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a diary of Annie Blount of Augusta, Georgia from 1873-1893. The diary was actually started in 1890 and contains sporadic entries. She recorded some entries from earlier dates from scraps of information she kept. The entries mainly discuss family life and because most were recorded on the Sabbath, discuss the sermons she heard at church and her religious thoughts.

Index Terms

Augusta (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century.
Religious life.
Richmond County (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century.

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

Annie Blount diary, MS 1549. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing