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Travers W. Paine, III collection

Travers W. Paine, III collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Travers W. Paine, III collection
Creator: Rivers, Eurith Dickinson, 1895-1967
Creator: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883
Inclusive Dates: 1878-1937
Language(s): English
Extent: 4 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4052
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883), lawyer, politician, vice president of the Confederate States of America, and Georgia Governor, born in Wilkes County, Georgia.

For more information, see the article Alexander Stephens (1812-1883) in the New Georgia Encyclopedia and his congressional biography.

E. D. Rivers (1895-1967) was a two term governor of Georgia, from 1937-1941.

For more information, see the article E. D. Rivers (1895-1967) in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Paul Hamilton Hayne (1830-1886), was a poet and man of letters from Charleston, South Carolina.

Richard Reid (1896-1961) was a newspaper editor with the Augusta Chronicle, Augusta Herald, The Bulletin, and the Catholic News. He was a member of law firm Mulherin & Reid, and general counsel Catholic Press Association.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of 2 letters from Alexander H. Stephens to Paul Hayne, a telegram from Governor E. D. Rivers to Richard Reid about an upcoming football game, and various material concerning Richard Reid.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Travers W. Paine, III collection, ms 4052, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Alexander H. Stephens letter to Paul H. Hayne, 1878
12Alexander H. Stephens letter to Paul H. Hayne, 1882
13Governor E. D. Rivers telegram to Richard Reid, 1937
14Richard Reid , 1935, 1937