|Creator:||Colquitt, Alfred Holt, 1829-1894|
|Title:||Alfred Holt Colquitt scrapbooks|
|Quantity:||3.6 Linear feet (11 volumes in 3 oversized boxes)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of eleven volumes of scrapbooks relating to Alfred Holt Colquitt, mainly compiled by Colquitt's secretary Isaac Wheeler Avery, from 1853-1894. The scrapbooks include clippings, with a few letters, primarily pertaining to Colquitt's terms as Governor (1876-1882), but also containing obituaries of Colquitt and letters of condolence.|
Alfred Holt Colquitt (1829-1894) was born in Walton County, Georgia. Colquitt was a lawyer, Confederate officer, U.S. Representative (1852-1854), Georgia Governor (1876-1882), and a U.S. Senator (1883-1894).
Arranged roughly in chronological order.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Alfred Holt Colquitt scrapbooks, MS 66. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.