Isabella D. Harris letter to Max Gilstrap

Isabella D. Harris letter to Max Gilstrap

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Harris, Isabella D.
Title: Isabella D. Harris letter to Max Gilstrap
Dates: 1987 January 28
Quantity: 0.019 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 2665- MS 2695)
Coll. Number: ms2687(m)

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter, dated January 28, 1987, written by Isabella D. Harris of Decatur, Georgia, and addressed to Max Gilstrap of Athens, Georgia. In the letter Ms. Harris discusses general Georgia history. There is also a four-page post script in which Ms. Harris recalls the racial problems in Forsyth County, Georgia, where she lived as a child in the early 1900's.

Index Terms

Forsyth County (Ga.)--Race relations--History--20th century.
Gilstrap, Max -- Correspondence
Harris, Isabella D. -- Childhood and youth
Harris, Isabella D. -- Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Isabella D. Harris letter to Max Gilstrap. MS 2687. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1987 January 28