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Charles W. Hubner papers

Charles W. Hubner papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Charles W. Hubner papers
Creator: Hubner, Charles W. (Charles William)
Inclusive Dates: 1835-1929
Language: English
Extent: 2.4 Linear Feet (3 document boxes, 1 oversized box)
Collection Number: ms1985
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Charles William Hubner was born in Baltimore, Maryland on Jan. 16, 1835. He died in Atlanta, Georgia 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, Alabama 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.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, writings, and other information pertaining to Charles W. Hubner. Hubner's correspondents in this collection include Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain), Oliver Wendell Holmes, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Alexander Stephens.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged primarily in alphabetical order.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles W. Hubner papers, MS 1985. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Authors, American.
Composers -- United States.
Confederate States of America -- Officials and employees.
Confederate States of America. Army -- Officers--Correspondence
Correspondence.
Governors -- Correspondence.
Governors -- Georgia -- History.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell -- Correspondence
Hubner, Charles W. (Charles William) -- Correspondence
Lawyers -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Lawyers -- Georgia.
Lawyers.
Legislators -- Correspondence.
Legislators -- United States.
Librarians -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Correspondence.
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth -- Correspondence
Newspaper editors -- Georgia.
Poets, American -- 19th century -- Correspondence.
Poets, American -- 20th century.
Politicians -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Politicians -- Georgia -- History -- 19th century.
Stephens, Alexander Hamilton -- Correspondence
Twain, Mark -- Correspondence
University of Georgia -- Alumni and alumnae--Correspondence
Vice-Presidents -- Confederate States of America -- Correspondence.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Charles W. Hubner, "Over the stars"; Charles W. Hubner papers, 1874-1899; Charles W. Hubner letter, 1919.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Aldrich, Mrs. Sara M.C.
 
12Aldrich, Thomas Bailey
 
13Armstrong, J.G.
 
14Beck, E. A.
 
15Beck, Marcus W.
 
16Bennett, Claude N.
 
17Biggers, D. G.
 
18Black, John L.
 
19Bleckley, Logan E.
 
110Borglum, Solon H.
 
111Boyd, William
 
112Bryan, Mary E.
 
113Burns Club
 
114Burroughs, John
 
115Cannon, J. G.
 
116Chaney, George Leonard
 
117Challen, Howard
 
118Clemens, Samuel L.
 
119Corcoran, W. W.
 
120Curtis, George William
 
121Echols, M. H.
 
122Evans, Clement A.
 
123Eve, Maria Louise
 
124Flash, Henry Lynden
 
125Fleming, William H.
 
126Guilford, Charles
 
127Given, D. W.
 
128Gordon, John B.
 
129Grady, Henry W.
 
130Harbin, Will N.
 
131Harris, Joel Chandler
 
132Haygood, Laura A.
 
133Hayne, Paul Hamilton
 
134Hill, Joseph A. and M. E.
 
135Hilliard, Henry
 
136Hitchcock, Roswell D.
 
137Holmes, Oliver Wendell
 
138Hope, James Barron
 
139Howarth, James W.
 
140Hubner Literary and Musical Club
 
141Hubner, Mrs. C. W. Writings - A Bed Time Song [See Oversized Folder]
 
142Hubner, Mrs. C.W. Writings - Uncle Remus' Revival Hymn [See Oversized Boz]
 
143James, John G.
 
144Knortz, Kane
 
145Lanier, Clifford Anderson
 
146Lanier, Mrs. Mary Day
 
147Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
 
148Loveman, Robert
 
149Moore, Idora M.
 
150Moore, John Trotwood
 
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21Paine, Albert Bigelow
 
22Peck, Samuel Mintern
 
23Pi Gamma Mu
 
24Pictures (Charles W. Hubner) [See Oversized Box]
 
25-6Preston, Margaret J.
 
27Ralston, W. R. S.
 
28Randal, James Rider
 
29Riley, James Whitcomb
 
210Rutherford, Mildred Lewis
 
211Scruggs, William
 
212Sheeleigh, M.
 
213Small, Samuel W.
 
214Snow, Samuel P.
 
215Stanton, Frank Lebby
 
216Stedman, Arthur
 
217Stedman, Edmund Clarence
 
218Stephens, Alexander Hamilton
 
219Stodard, Henry Jerome
 
220Vandyke, Henry
 
221Watson, Thomas E.
 
222White, James T.
 
223Whittier, John Greenleaf
 
224Willard, Frances E.
 
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31At the Sign of the Wren's Nest
 
32Cinderella
 
33Dedication Hymn (Piedmont Exposition)
 
34 For Love of Burns
 
35The Last Farewell
 
36Leaves from the Book of My Life
 
37 Love's First Dream
 
38Miscellaneous
 
39Nature Music & Its Myths
 
310The Old Schoolhouse and Other Poems
 
311Poems of Faith and Consolation
 
312 Prince and Fairy or the Magic Wonder Stone
 
313 Spirit Eyes
 
314The Wonder-Stone
 
oversized_boxfolder
41Picture (Charles W. Hubner)
 
42 Uncle Remus' Revival Hymn
 
43 A Bed Time Song