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1 Title:   John Marshall's quill pen  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Marshall, John, 1755-1835  
  Dates:   after 1885  
The collection consists of four items: a quill pen used by Chief Justice John Marshall; a photocopy of a newspaper clipping regarding the presentation of the quill pen to the University of Georgia (circa 1963); and Mrs. H.B. Richie's cards of authority (circa 1963). Audio recording of the presentation ceremony has been transferred to the Media Library.
  Identifier:   ms1344  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Daniel Decatur Emmett - Dixie land  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Emmett, Daniel Decatur, 1815-1904  
  Dates:   1899 February 22  
The collection consists of an autograph manuscript copy of Dan Emmett's song "Dixie land," which was written on 22 February 1899 at Conshocton, Ohio. The recto comprises voice and chorus for the minstrel arrangement while the verso lists the lyrics for five stanzas. This copy has words only; there is no musical notation. (21 1/2 X 26 1/2 cm.) Accompanying the sheet is the quill pen used to make the copy. In addition, the collection contains clippings, off-prints, brochures, and photocopies of other materials relating to Emmett and his famous work. There is also an early recording of "Dixie" by Mabel Garrison and the Victor Male Quartet for Victoria Records.
  Identifier:   ms1109  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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