|Creator:||Mangham, Solomon R.|
|Creator:||Mangham, Willoughby Hill, 1838-1893|
|Title:||Mangham family papers|
|Quantity:||0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of papers of the Mangham family of Randolph and Worth counties, Georgia from 1849-1888. The papers include receipts and printed items but mainly correspondence. Of particular interest are letters written by Willoughby Hill Mangham while serving with Company I of the 11th Georgia Infantry Regiment to his father, John Grier Mangham. Written from Virginia, Mangham discusses the Battle of 1st Bull Run, fighting at Yorktown, troop movements, and the Emancipation Proclamation. Other correspondents include Solomon R. Mangham, John Mangham, and H.H. Hill whose letters discuss cotton sales, the attack on Harper's Ferry, and abolition.|
Willoughby Hill Mangham (1838-1893) soldier with Company I of the 11th Georgia Infantry Regiment. Other family members included Solomon R. Mangham and John Mangham.
Arranged in chronological order.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Mangham family papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.