Ulrich B. Phillips letters to Dr. Preston Brooks

Ulrich B. Phillips letters to Dr. Preston Brooks

Descriptive Summary

Title: Ulrich B. Phillips letters to Dr. Preston Brooks
Creator: Phillips, Ulrich Bonnell, 1877-1934
Inclusive Dates: 1907-1908
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (3 letters)
Collection Number: ms367
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Ulrich B. Phillips was a history professor in Madison, Wisconsin.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of three letters from Ulrich Bonnell Phillips to Dr. Robert Preston Brooks (University of Georgia faculty). In his first letter, dated March, 25, 1907, Phillips suggests sources of American history, England during the colonial period, and "the colonies of South Carolina, Georgia, Barbados and Jamaica as a group." Letters dated October 5, 1907 and February 11, 1908 are more personal in nature. Phillips responds to questions Brooks asked in previous letters, and suggests sources of Georgia history, their locations and use.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ulrich B. Phillips letters to Dr. Preston Brooks, ms367, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2014.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letters, 1907-1908

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