Elijah A. Brown papers

Elijah A. Brown papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Brown, Elijah A., (Elijah Alexander), 1857-
Creator: Speer, William, 1822-1904
Title: Elijah A. Brown papers
Dates: 1879
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s) (2 items)
Coll. Number: ms427

Biographical/Historical Note

Elijah Alexander Brown (1857-) was born in Canton, Georgia and was a graduate of the University of Georgia. He was a member of Chi Phi Fraternity and Phi Kappa Society. He married Henrietta Law McBride (d. 1896), daughter of Colonel Andrew J. McBride, in 1894.

For more information, see Brown, Elijah Alexander, b. 1857, Vol. 1, p. 987-990, Centennial Alumni Catalog, Hargrett Rare Books and Manuscripts Library, University of Georgia Libraries, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Athens, July 27, 1879, to “My dear Elijah,” signed “Eustace W. Speer,” regarding Speer’s having received Brown’s speech. Brown’s speech, True Manliness, is also included in the collection.

Index Terms

Speeches (documents)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Elijah A. Brown papers , ms 427, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1879