|Title:||Yancey-Harris family papers|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (10 items in portfolio)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of papers containing a letter from Maribelle Harris Fink describing her mother, Caro Yancey Harris and her grandfather, Benjamin Yancey. Genealolgical information is also included regarding the Yancey family. This includes a copy of a letter by Benjamin Cudworth Yancey, of Atlanta, Ga. to his brother-in-law, Dr. James Sherwood Hamilten, of Athens, written from Rio de Janiero, Brazil.|
Caro Yancey attended Tuskegee Female College from 1856-1858 She married Dr. Hugh H. Harris, son 'of Sampson W. Harris, congressman from Alabama and had five children, Sallie, Yancey, Hugh, Pauline, and Mary Belle [Maribelle?].
Maribelle Harris Fink married William Nelson Fink and had one child.
Arranged in chronological order.
Yancey-Harris family papers, 1970. MS 2188. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.