|Creator:||Crisp, Charles F., (Charles Frederick), 1845-1896|
|Title:||Crisp family papers|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of one signed, undated photograph of the Honorable Chas F. Crisp, one typed signed letter from Crisp to Reverend S. Edward Young, and a handwritten signed letter from Crisp to the Honorable William McAleis.|
"Charles Crisp was a Confederate soldier and Georgia jurist before serving as a U.S. congressman. He was elected Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives in 1891 and served in that role until 1895. Crisp County, created in south Georgia in 1905, was named for him." -- "Charles Crisp (1845-1896)" from the New Georgia Encyclopedia, http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-3418&sug=y (Accessed May 26, 2009)
Arranged in chronological order.
Crisp family papers, 1892-1893. MS 2211. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.