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Henry Holcombe Tucker diaries

Henry Holcombe Tucker diaries

Descriptive Summary

Title: Henry Holcombe Tucker diaries
Creator: Tucker, Henry H. (Henry Holcombe), 1819-1898
Inclusive Dates: 1854-1855, 1859, 1875
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms3121
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

Henry Holcombe Tucker (1819-1898) was a clergyman, educator, President of Mercer University, and the Chancellor of the University of Georgia (1874-1878).

Scope and Content

The collection consists of four diaries of Henry Holcombe Tucker. He writes about daily activities, and in the diary for 1859, Tucker writes of the places he has resided, schools he attended and is associated with, and family history.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Henry Holcombe Tucker diaries, ms3121, 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

Baptists -- Clergy -- Georgia.
Education, Higher -- Georgia.
Mercer University
University of Georgia. President

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-4Diaries, 1854-1855, 1859, 1875