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Emily Timrod Goodwin and Henry Timrod miscellanea

Emily Timrod Goodwin and Henry Timrod miscellanea

Descriptive Summary

Title: Emily Timrod Goodwin and Henry Timrod miscellanea
Creator: Timrod, Henry, 1828-1867
Inclusive Dates: 1834-1929
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms1740
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Henry Timrod (1828-1867) was an American poet, born in Charleston, South Carolina.

For further information, see the article "Henry Timrod" at Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Emily Timrod Goodwin was the sister of Henry Timrod.

Scope and Content

The small collection consists mainly of correspondence between Emily Timrod Goodwin and Paul Hamilton Haynes and his family from 1867-1894. Also included is a photograph of Henry Timrod, undated; a scrapbook containing clippings about Henry Timrod and clippings of Timrod's poetry, 1867-1929; and a publication of Timrod's poetry with two handwritten poems on the final two pages, undated.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Emily Timrod Goodwin and Henry Timrod miscellanea, ms 1740, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Dearing family -- Correspondence
Dearing, William -- Correspondence
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 -- Correspondence
Timrod, Henry, 1828-1867 -- Correspondence
Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885 -- Correspondence

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-9Letters, 1834-1894, undated
110Henry Timrod photograph, after 1840
111Scrapbook, 1867-1929
112Poetry book, after 1860