H.D.D. Twiggs diaries

H.D.D. Twiggs diaries

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Twiggs, Hansford Dade Duncan, 1837-1917
Title: H.D.D. Twiggs diaries
Dates: 1883-1888
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3428

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of six diaries kept by H.D.D. Twiggs from 1883-1888. Twiggs writes about his work, travels in Georgia, the Northeast, Midwest, Virginia and Washington, D.C., and meeting with politicians including Rutherford B. Hayes, Grover Cleveland, and Alexander Stephens. Twiggs also writes about legal cases he is involved in, meeting with old war buddies, and talking about old battles.

Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Regular Infantry Regiment, 1st.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

H.D.D. Twiggs diaries, ms3428, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-6Diaries, 1883-1888