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Mary Barnard Nix collection

Mary Barnard Nix collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mary Barnard Nix collection
Creator: Nix, Mary Barnard
Inclusive Dates: 1807-1911
Bulk Dates: 1860-1869
Language: English
Extent: 0.4 Linear Feet (1 document box)
Collection Number: ms20
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a variety of material inherited by Mary Barnard Nix which dates from 1807-1911. Includes correspondence, land grants, legal documents, Confederate money, a scrapbook, and two notebooks. Of particular interest are Civil War letters by Eugene Ware and John T. Gay, who served in the 4th Georgia Infantry Regiment and T.K. Coleman (unit unknown).

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mary Barnard Nix collection, ms20, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Donated by the Estate of Mary Barnard Nix in 1956.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Coleman, T. K.
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 4th
Gay, John T., -1865
Soldiers -- Georgia.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Ware, Eugenius S., -1862

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
111807
 
121820-1829
 
131830-1839
 
141840-1849
 
151850-1859
 
161860-1869
 
17undated, 1860
 
181861
 
191862
 
1101863
 
1111864
 
1121865
 
1131870-1879
 
1141880-1889
 
1151890-1899
 
1161900-1909
 
117undated
 
118Miscellaneous
 
119Scrapbook