Some reminiscences of early life and times in Athens, Ga.

Some reminiscences of early life and times in Athens, Ga.

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Athens Historical Society.
Creator: Newton, Henry, 1823-1913
Title: Some reminiscences of early life and times in Athens, Ga.
Dates: circa 1830-1840
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (2 folders; housed with minor collections MS 1581 to MS 1588)
Coll. Number: ms1581(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry Newton, born in Athens, was licensed to the ministry of the Presbyterian Church in 1845 by the Hopewell (now Athens) Presbytery. He served in the Athens area until around 1877.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the reminiscences of early Athens by Reverend Henry Newton. They include recollections of his childhood from 1830-1842. Also included is the original manuscript, as well as a copy that was published in the "Papers of the Athens Historical Society", volume 2, 1979.


Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)--History--Sources
Books.
Manuscripts for publication.
Newton, Henry, 1823-1913
Newton, Henry, 1823-1913 -- Some reminiscences of early life and times
Reminiscences.
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae--Biography

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Some reminiscences of early life and times in Athens, Ga., MS 1581. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Reprint
 
2Original manuscripts