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John McIntosh Kell family scrapbook

John McIntosh Kell family scrapbook

Descriptive Summary

Title: John McIntosh Kell family scrapbook
Creator: Kell family
Inclusive Dates: 1860-1986
Bulk Dates: 1860-1951
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box, 1 oversized folder
Collection Number: ms2361
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, engravings, etchings, and photographs. Subjects include Confederate veterans, the Confederate Navy ships the Alabama and Sumter, as well as reunions. Also included are Sidney Lanier, the Association of the Army of Tennessee, Louisiana Division, churches in Georgia, and Kell family genealogy.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Gift of Dr. Charles Peery, Charleston, S.C.

Preferred Citation

John McIntosh Kell family scrapbook, ms2361, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Confederate States of America. Navy
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations.
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Kell, John McIntosh, 1823-1900

Other Finding Aids

Due to its fragile condition, the scrapbook was disbound and microfilmed.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Etchings and engravings, 1850-1900
Etchings and engravings of William Penn; Right Rev. C. K. Nelson, D. D., Bishop of Georgia; Joan of Arc; General Gordon; Daniel Webster, Henry Clay, and John C. Calhoun; Disraeli and Gladstone.
12-3Papers - undated
14-7Papers, 1860-1951
18Kell family photograph, 1853-1900
19Alabama [Screw sloop] miscellanea, 1864-1886
110Index to scrapbook, 1986
1Scrapbook page 260 - genealogy