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Charles Green papers

Charles Green papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Charles Green papers
Creator: Green, Charles, 1807-1881
Inclusive Dates: 1850-1908
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2631
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of and relating to Charles Green from 1850-1908. Included within the collection is correspondence from Green while in New York, Liverpool, Savannah, Virginia, and during his imprisonment at Fort Warren, Boston, Massachusetts; a memoriam document in honor of Green's death; The last will and testament of Charles Green of Savannah, Georgia, May 27th, A. D., 1880; a furniture inventory of Green's Savannah home; news clippings pertaining to Green's imprisonment and death; a manuscript describing General William T. Sherman's occupation of Green's Savannah home; and a document from the War Department explaining Green's 1861 arrest. Also included is the will of Aminta E. Green, and newspaper clippings regarding the death of Francis Sorrel Green and Aminta E. Green.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles Green papers, ms2631, 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

Fort Warren (Mass.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Savannah (Ga.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1850-1908