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Milligan family photographs

Milligan family photographs

Descriptive Summary

Title: Milligan family photographs
Creator: Milligan family
Inclusive Dates: 1880-1959
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2903
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Milligan family were an average middle-class white Southern family in the 20th century. Several photographs center on 1919 and 1941, indicating how a wartime family appeared.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of nine photographs (prints made in 1991) of the family of Melanie Garrish of Gainesville, Georgia. Included are photographs of her grandmother (Ruth Gertrude Butler Milligan), grandfather (Archie Lee Milligan), great-grandmother (Mary Magdalene Smith Butler), and great-grandparents (John Henry Milligan, Lucy Elvira Williams Milligan).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Milligan family photographs, ms2903, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Butler, Mary Magdalene Smith
Families -- Georgia -- Photographs.
Garrish, Melanie
Milligan, Archibald Lee (Archie), 1900-
Milligan, John Henry, 1874-1963
Milligan, Lucy Elvira Williams, 1869-1948
Milligan, Ruth Gertrude Butler

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Photographs (9), 1880-1959