Callie B. Echols collection

Callie B. Echols collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Mitchell, David
Title: Callie B. Echols collection
Dates: 1785-2004
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 2 folders
Coll. Number: ms3471

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of miscellaneous papers collected by David Mitchell. Court papers include: dated January 30, 1785, George Clinton’s appointment of Paul R. Randall as “publick notary”; dated November 19, 1838, three testimonies signed in Jefferson County, Alabama, County Court; and dated December 21, 1839, an indenture between Patty Plummer, Venango County, Pennsylvania, and Mary Small, Plum Township, Pennsylvania, for land on the middle branch of Big Sugar Creek. Additional papers include two photographs of Frank Woodruff Buckles in uniform, dated 1917 and 1920, along with an explanatory note; an absentee ballot for general elections addressed to Madge D. Yoakley, West Palm Beach, Florida, dated 2004; and signatures of “John A. Logan,” and H. Hamlin” on an off-white album page, undated.

The collection also consists of a bound copy of stories by Leonard H. Nason published in Adventure in 1926. The stories include: Souvenirs; The roofs of Verdillot; Burial; The expensive prisoner; A matter of business; The slat wagon; Chevrons (parts 1-5); The stage at eve.

Index Terms

Short stories.

General Notes

This collection forms part of the Jule Carnes Mitchell, Jr. Archive of Southern Record.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

David Mitchell collection, ms3471, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Publications accompanying this collection have been cataloged individually in GIL and have an associated collection note.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1785-2004
2Leonard H. Nason stories, 1926