Elijah A. Brown letters

Elijah A. Brown letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Brown, Elijah A., (Elijah Alexander), 1857-
Title: Elijah A. Brown letters
Dates: 1875
Quantity: 1.0 folder (4 letters)
Coll. Number: ms2112

Biographical/Historical Note

Elijah Alexander Brown was the son of Governor Joseph E. Brown and Elizabeth Grisham Brown. Elijah was born in Canton, Georgia on September 4, 1857, and was a graduate of the University of Georgia.

For further information, see his alumni sketch.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of three letters written by Elijah A. Brown to his parents in 1875. Correspondence discusses activities and teachers at the University of Georgia, and churches and ministers in Athens. A fourth letter, undated, addressed to Elizabeth Brown from Henry Holcombe Tucker discusses Tucker’s election as chancellor of the University of Georgia.


Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century.
University of Georgia. -- Students--Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Elijah A. Brown letters, ms 2112. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letters