Elijah A. Brown papers

Elijah A. Brown papers

Descriptive Summary

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

Biographical/Historical Note

Elijah Alexander Brown (1857-) was born in Canton, Gaeorgia 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.

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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.

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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