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Charles F. McCay collection

Charles F. McCay collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Charles F. McCay collection
Creator: McCay, C. F. (Charles Francis), 1810-1889
Inclusive Dates: 1839-1931
Language(s): English
Extent: 6 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms1189
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Charles Francis McCay (1810-1889) taught philosophy, civil engineering, and mathematics at the University of Georgia, and was elected President of the South Carolina College in 1856.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence from Charles McCay to Narcissa Williams (December 1939) and Julia McCay Buchanan (1877-1886). The collection also includes: Charles McCay's will; photograph of a portrait of McCay; typescripts, notes and correspondence including biographical information concerning McCay.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles F. McCay collection, ms 1189. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Buchanan, Julia McCay -- Correspondence
College teachers -- Georgia.
McCay, C. F. (Charles Francis), 1810-1889 -- Will
McCay, Narcissa Black -- Correspondence

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters to Narcissa Williams, 1869
12Biographical information
13Will, 1866
14Letters to Julia Buchanan, 1877-1886
15Photograph of portrait of Charles F. McCay
16Resolutions, 1879-1889
McCay donation to University of Georgia.