|Creator:||Hubner, Charles W., (Charles William), 1835-1929|
|Title:||Charles W. Hubner, "Over the stars"|
|Quantity:||0.08 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 775 to MS 780 housed together in 1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of a handwritten manuscript poem, "v" by Charles William Hubner (1835-1929), a Georgia poet. This poem was printed in Poems of Faith and Consolation by Charles W. Hubner, Oglethorpe University Press, 1927, page 68. A few words are changed in the printed version.|
Charles William Hubner was born in Baltimore, Maryland on Jan. 16, 1835. He died in Atlanta, Ga. on Jan. 3, 1929. Hubner served in the confederate Army as a major. He married Ida Ann Southworth on Nov. 15, 1865 in Memphis, Tenn. They moved to Selma, AL where he worked for the newspapers. Later he worked for the railroad and western union. He took the telegraph job in Atlanta in 1870. He resigned to take a position on the editorial staff of the Atlanta Constitution. He became assistant librarian at the Carnegie Library in Atlanta. He wrote numerous works of poetry and music and published 11 books.
Poems of faith and consolation by Charles W. Hubner is available from the University of Georgia Libraries.
Charles W. Hubner, "Over the stars". MS 776. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.