Dr. William Washington Twitty letters to his son Frank

Dr. William Washington Twitty letters to his son Frank

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Dr. William Washington Twitty letters to his son Frank
Dates: 1886-1902
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 601to 617 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:Letters from Dr. William Washington Twitty to his son Frank, a student at the University of Georgia in the 1880s. Includes a report for December 6, 1886 and a reproduction of a circular put out by the Alumni of the Class of 1875, explaining their alumni activities and financial status. The collection reflects William's keen interest in Frank's progress and includes his suggestions of books for his son to read.
Coll. Number: ms614(m).TEMP
Location: 32108050744187

Biographical/Historical Note

Frank Twitty of the Class of 1889 and the recipient of these letters was a physician in Camilla, Georgia. His father Dr. William Washington Twitty was a pharmacist of Camilla, Mitchell County Georgia.


Index Terms

Family papers.
Letters (correspondence)
Medicine--Study and teaching--Georgia.
Twitty, Frank Starling, 1907-1981
Universities and colleges--Georgia--Athens.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Dr. William Washington Twitty letters to his son Frank, MS 614. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library. University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Copied from originals owned by Mrs. Mary Twitty Chester of Lakeland, GA; gift facilitated by Dr. Coulter in September 1966.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
letters