Milligan family photographs

Milligan family photographs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Milligan family -- Photographs
Title: Milligan family photographs
Dates: circa 1880-1959
Quantity: 1.0 folder (9 photographs)
Coll. Number: ms2903

Biographical/Historical Note

The Milligan family were an average middle-class white Southern family in the 20th century. Several photographs center on 1919 and 1941, indicating how a wartime family appeared.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of nine photographs (prints made in 1991) of the family of Melanie Garrish of Gainesville, Georgia. Included are photographs of her grandmother (Ruth Gertrude Butler Milligan), grandfather (Archie Lee Milligan), great-grandmother (Mary Magdalene Smith Butler), and great-grandparents (John Henry Milligan, Lucy Elvira Williams Milligan).

Index Terms

Butler, Mary Magdalene Smith -- Photographs
Garrish, Melanie -- Family--Photographs
Milligan, Archibald Lee, (Archie), b. 1900 -- Photographs
Milligan, John Henry, 1874-1963 -- Photographs
Milligan, Lucy Elvira Williams, 1869-1948 -- Photographs
Milligan, Ruth Gertrude Butler -- Photographs

Existence and Location of Originals note

The Library does not own the originals of these photographs, it owns prints made in 1991.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Milligan family photographs, ms 2903. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Photographs, circa 1880-1959