Charles W. Hubner papers

Charles W. Hubner papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hubner, Charles W., (Charles William), 1835-1929
Title: Charles W. Hubner papers
Dates: 1835-1929
Quantity: 2.4 Linear feet (3 document boxes, 1 oversized box)
Abstract:The collection consists of correspondence, writings, and other information pertaining to Charles W. Hubner. Hubner's correspondents in this collection include Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain), Oliver Wendell Holmes, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Alexander Stephens.
Coll. Number: ms1985

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles William Hubner was born in Baltimore, Maryland on Jan. 16, 1835. He died in Atlanta, Georgia on Jan. 3, 1929. Hubner served in the confederate Army as a major. He married Ida Ann Southworth on Nov. 15, 1865 in Memphis, Tenn. They moved to Selma, Alabama where he worked for the newspapers. Later he worked for the railroad and western union. He took the telegraph job in Atlanta in 1870. He resigned to take a position on the editorial staff of the Atlanta Constitution. He became assistant librarian at the Carnegie Library in Atlanta. He wrote numerous works of poetry and music and published 11 books.


Arrangement

Arranged primarily in alphabetical order.


Index Terms

Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence.
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence.
Carnegie Library of Atlanta. -- Employees--Correspondence
Composers--United States--Correspondence.
Confederate States of America--Officials and employees--Correspondence.
Confederate States of America. Army. -- Officers--Correspondence
Correspondence.
Governors--Georgia--Correspondence.
Governors--Georgia--History--19th century.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 -- Correspondence
Hubner, Charles W., (Charles William), 1835-1929 -- Correspondence
Lawyers--Georgia--Correspondence.
Lawyers--Georgia--History--19th century.
Lawyers.
Legislators--United States--Correspondence.
Legislators--United States--History--19th century.
Librarians--Georgia--Atlanta--Correspondence.
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 -- Correspondence
Newspaper editors--Georgia--Atlanta--Correspondence.
Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence.
Poets, American--20th century--Correspondence.
Politicians--Georgia--Correspondence.
Politicians--Georgia--History--19th century.
Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883 -- Correspondence
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Correspondence
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae--Correspondence
Vice-Presidents--Confederate States of America--Correspondence.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles W. Hubner papers, 1835-1929. MS 1985. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Charles W. Hubner, "Over the stars"; Charles W. Hubner papers, 1874-1899; Charles W. Hubner letter, 1919.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Aldrich, Mrs. Sara M.C.
 
2Aldrich, Thomas Bailey
 
3Armstrong, J.G.
 
4Beck, E. A.
 
5Beck, Marcus W.
 
6Bennett, Claude N.
 
7Biggers, D. G.
 
8Black, John L.
 
9Bleckley, Logan E.
 
10Borglum, Solon H.
 
11Boyd, William
 
12Bryan, Mary E.
 
13Burns Club
 
14Burroughs, John
 
15Cannon, J. G.
 
16Chaney, George Leonard
 
17Challen, Howard
 
18Clemens, Samuel L.
 
19Corcoran, W. W.
 
20Curtis, George William
 
21Echols, M. H.
 
22Evans, Clement A.
 
23Eve, Maria Louise
 
24Flash, Henry Lynden
 
25Fleming, William H.
 
26Guilford, Charles
 
27Given, D. W.
 
28Gordon, John B.
 
29Grady, Henry W.
 
30Harbin, Will N.
 
31Harris, Joel Chandler
 
32Haygood, Laura A.
 
33Hayne, Paul Hamilton
 
34Hill, Joseph A. and M. E.
 
35Hilliard, Henry
 
36Hitchcock, Roswell D.
 
37Holmes, Oliver Wendell
 
38Hope, James Barron
 
39Howarth, James W.
 
40Hubner Literary and Musical Club
 
41Hubner, Mrs. C. W. Writings - A Bed Time Song [See Oversized Folder]
 
42Hubner, Mrs. C.W. Writings - Uncle Remus' Revival Hymn [See Oversized Boz]
 
43James, John G.
 
44Knortz, Kane
 
45Lanier, Clifford Anderson
 
46Lanier, Mrs. Mary Day
 
47Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
 
48Loveman, Robert
 
49Moore, Idora M.
 
50Moore, John Trotwood
 
BoxFolder
21Paine, Albert Bigelow
 
2Peck, Samuel Mintern
 
3Pi Gamma Mu
 
4Pictures (Charles W. Hubner) [See Oversized Box]
 
5-6Preston, Margaret J.
 
7Ralston, W. R. S.
 
8Randal, James Rider
 
9Riley, James Whitcomb
 
10Rutherford, Mildred Lewis
 
11Scruggs, William
 
12Sheeleigh, M.
 
13Small, Samuel W.
 
14Snow, Samuel P.
 
15Stanton, Frank Lebby
 
16Stedman, Arthur
 
17Stedman, Edmund Clarence
 
18Stephens, Alexander Hamilton
 
19Stodard, Henry Jerome
 
20Vandyke, Henry
 
21Watson, Thomas E.
 
22White, James T.
 
23Whittier, John Greenleaf
 
24Willard, Frances E.
 
BoxFolder
31At the Sign of the Wren's Nest
 
2Cinderella
 
3Dedication Hymn (Piedmont Exposition)
 
4 For Love of Burns
 
5The Last Farewell
 
6Leaves from the Book of My Life
 
7 Love's First Dream
 
8Miscellaneous
 
9Nature Music & Its Myths
 
10The Old Schoolhouse and Other Poems
 
11Poems of Faith and Consolation
 
12 Prince and Fairy or the Magic Wonder Stone
 
13 Spirit Eyes
 
14The Wonder-Stone
 
OS BoxFolder
41Picture (Charles W. Hubner)
 
2 Uncle Remus' Revival Hymn
 
3 A Bed Time Song