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Harry Atkinson ephemera collection

Harry Atkinson ephemera collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Harry Atkinson ephemera collection
Creator: Atkinson, Harry W.
Inclusive Dates: 1880-1889
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2883
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of clippings, a cigarette card from W. Duke Sons & Co., and a ticket to the unveiling of the Ben Hill statue in Atlanta on May 1, 1886. The clippings are from the "Atlanta Constitution" and the "Macon Telegraph" in the 1880s pertaining to the sermons of Rev. De Witt Talmadge, Rev. J. Benson Hamilton, and Dr. Henry McDonald; the deaths of Henry Grady and Jefferson Davis; and a column by Bill Arp ("Arp has something to say about the race question").

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harry Atkinson ephemera collection, ms2883, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Processing Information

Photocopies of the clippings have been added for preservation purposes.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Arp, Bill, 1826-1903
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Race relations.
Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Ga. : 1881)
Cigarette cards.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Hill, Benjamin H. (Benjamin Harvey), 1823-1882
Macon telegraph.
Sermons -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Clippings, card, and ticket, 1880-1889