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Mary McKinley Cobb collection

Mary McKinley Cobb collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mary McKinley Cobb collection
Creator: Cobb, Mary McKinley, 1844-1927
Inclusive Dates: 1885-1935
Language(s): English
Extent: 13 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms1506
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Mary McKinley Cobb (1844-1927), wife of Howell Cobb, Jr., was born in Lexington, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of Mary McKinley Cobb from 1885-1935. Included are correspondence, writings, clippings, and photographs relating to the Cobb family and Mary's poetry. Correspondents include her husband Howell Cobb, Jr., her son William Cobb, and Carl McKinley.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mary McKinley Cobb collection, ms 1506. 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

American poetry -- Georgia.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Cobb family

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Replies to questionnaire
15Photograph book
16Family photographs
17Family Family photographs
18Family Family photographs
19Family photographs