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H.D.D. Twiggs diaries

H.D.D. Twiggs diaries

Descriptive Summary

Title: H.D.D. Twiggs diaries
Creator: Twiggs, Hansford Dade Duncan, 1837-1917
Inclusive Dates: 1883-1888
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms3428
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of six diaries kept by H.D.D. Twiggs from 1883-1888. Twiggs writes about his work, travels in Georgia, the Northeast, Midwest, Virginia and Washington, D.C., and meeting with politicians including Rutherford B. Hayes, Grover Cleveland, and Alexander Stephens. Twiggs also writes about legal cases he is involved in, meeting with old war buddies, and talking about old battles.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

H.D.D. Twiggs diaries, ms3428, 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

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Regular Infantry Regiment, 1st

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-6Diaries, 1883-1888