Annie Reid Mackenzie collection

Annie Reid Mackenzie collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Mackenzie, Annie Reid, 1878-1974
Title: Annie Reid Mackenzie collection
Dates: circa 1940-1950
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Coll. Number: ms2497

Biographical/Historical Note

Annie Reid Mackenzie (Mrs. John Franklin Humphrey) was born February 20, 1878 and died April 30, 1974. She wrote a series of historical sketches on Burke County for the Waynesboro True Citizen, used in part in the books on Burke County written by Dr. Albert Hillhouse. These articles appeared in the 1940s and 1950s.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an unpublished manuscript on the history of Burke County, Georgia, by Annie Reid Mackenzie. The five notebooks included here are largely lists and abstracts of deeds, wills, and naturalizations found in the Burke County Courthouse and the Georgia Department of Archives and History.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Abstracts (summaries)
Burke County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Burke County (Ga.)--History.
Deeds--Georgia--Burke County.
Genealogies.
Lists (document genre)
Manuscripts (document genre)
Naturalization records--Georgia--Burke County.
Naturalization--Georgia--Burke County.
Notebooks.
Wills--Georgia--Burke County.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Annie Reid Mackenzie collection, MS 2497. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Burke County (Ga) records
 
2Burke County (Ga) court records
 
3The Chronicles of Burke 1777-1953
 
4The Military History of Burke County (Ga.)
 
5Burke County (Ga.) Wills and Marriages