|Creator:||Screven, Ellen Buchanan, b. 1841|
|Title:||Ellen Buchanan Screven reminiscences|
|Quantity:||0.02 Linear feet (1 folder housed with minor collections MS 369 to MS 391)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of the reminiscences of Ellen Buchanan Screven written in 1915. The manuscript contains information on growing up in Annapolis, Maryland, the outbreak of the Civil War, social life in Mobile, Alabama, during the war, the 1876 yellow fever epidemic in Georgia, the death of her husband, raising her children alone, and the relationship between her family and the black slaves or servants.|
Ellen Buchanan Screven (b. 1841), married George Proctor Screven (d. 1876) in 1861.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Ellen Buchanan Screven reminiscences, MS 369. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.