Emily Timrod Goodwin and Henry Timrod miscellanea

Emily Timrod Goodwin and Henry Timrod miscellanea

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Timrod, Henry, 1828-1867
Title: Emily Timrod Goodwin and Henry Timrod miscellanea
Dates: 1834-1929
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms1740

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry Timrod (1828-1867) was an American poet, born in Charleston, South Carolina.

For further information, see the article "Henry Timrod" at Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Emily Timrod Goodwin was the sister of Henry Timrod.

Scope and Content Note

The small collection consists mainly of correspondence between Emily Timrod Goodwin and Paul Hamilton Haynes and his family from 1867-1894. Also included is a photograph of Henry Timrod, undated; a scrapbook containing clippings about Henry Timrod and clippings of Timrod’s poetry, 1867-1929; and a publication of Timrod’s poetry with two handwritten poems on the final two pages, undated.

Index Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Dearing family -- Correspondence
Dearing, William -- Correspondence
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 -- Correspondence
Timrod, Henry, 1828-1867 -- Correspondence
Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885 -- Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Emily Timrod Goodwin and Henry Timrod miscellanea, ms 1740, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-9Letters, 1834-1894, undated
10Henry Timrod photograph, after 1840
11Scrapbook, 1867-1929
12Poetry book, after 1860