|Creator:||Austin, James E.|
|Creator:||Wellborn, E. C.|
|Title:||Austin family papers|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (3 items in portfolio)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists three items related to the Austin family. There is a letter written by Mrs. J. M. Austin's grandfather from Petersburg, October 18, 1864 to his wife, and on the recto is a letter from the wife, E. C. Wellborn of Covington, dated September 20, 1864 and addressed to her husband. These letters talk of family matters and items needed in Virginia. There is also a V-mail microfilm copy of a Christmas card dated October 1943 from Sgt. James E. Austin, B Btry, 14th FA Bn in Europe to Elizabeth Moseley, Atlanta, and a post card from Paris, dated December 1944 to Elizabeth Moseley from Austin.|
Located in Alleghany County, Covington, Virginia is a county seat and located along the Covington and Ohio Railroad.
Arranged in chronological order.
Austin family papers, 1864-1945. MS 2252. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.