Michael Johnston Kenan notebook

Michael Johnston Kenan notebook

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Kenan, Michael Johnston
Title: Michael Johnston Kenan notebook
Dates: 1872-1874
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 notebook)
Coll. Number: ms852

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the notebook of Michael Johnston Kenan from 1872-1874. The notebook contains handwritten observations, both literary and historical. Of particular interest are Kenan's recollections of Fort Wilkerson, Fort Hawkins, Elijah Clarke, Alexander McGillivray, Benjamin Hawkins, the death of William McIntosh, and relations with Creek Indians. Handwritten notes on the inside cover reads "Continuation of my scrapbook, notes, essays, extracts."


Index Terms

Creek Indians--Georgia.
Fort Hawkins (Ga.)
Fort Wilkerson (Ga.)
Indians of North America--Wars--1815-1875.
Notebooks.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Michael Johnston Kenan notebook, ms 852. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Notebook