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Margaret Lavinia Campbell Kelley family papers

Margaret Lavinia Campbell Kelley family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Margaret Lavinia Campbell Kelley family papers
Creator: Kelley, Margaret Lavinia Campbell, 1806-1877
Inclusive Dates: 1861-1864
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2885
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Margaret Lavinia Campbell Kelley (1806-1877), married Rev. John Kelley, a Methodist minister, in 1833, resided in Tennessee.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a diary of Margaret Lavinia Campbell Kelley and a few Kelley family papers. The diary describes the work of her husband John and son David Campbell both ministers, Union troop activities around her home in Tennessee during the Civil War, and farm activities.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Margaret Lavinia Campbell Kelley family papers, ms2885, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Portions of this collection have been digitized and are available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Clergy -- Tennessee.
Farm life -- Tennessee.
Kelley, David Campbell
Kelley, John, 1802-
Spouses of clergy -- Tennessee.
Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Tennessee -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Women -- Tennessee -- Diaries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Diary and papers Access Online