James Manuel Puckett, Jr. manuscript for Experience of a Frontier Traveler, 1837

James Manuel Puckett, Jr. manuscript for Experience of a Frontier Traveler, 1837

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Featherstonhaugh, George William, 1780-1866 -- Travel
Creator: Puckett, James Manuel, Jr.
Title: James Manuel Puckett, Jr. manuscript for Experience of a Frontier Traveler, 1837
Dates: 1965
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms513

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a typescript summary of U.S. geologist, G. W. Featherstonaugh's trip from July 19 to August 17, 1835 taken from his A Canoe Voyage up the Minnay Sotor, London, 1847. The summary, compiled by James M. Puckett in 1965, details Featherstonaugh's voyage from Decatur, Alabama along the Tennessee River and to Cherokee country.


Index Terms

Cherokee Indians.
Featherstonhaugh, George William, 1780-1866 -- Canoe voyage up the Minnay Sotor
Notes.
Southern States--Description and travel.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Manuel Puckett, Jr. manuscript for Experience of a Frontier Traveler, MS 513. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1Typescript