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Harriot Caroline Taylor Stokes album

Harriot Caroline Taylor Stokes album

Descriptive Summary

Title: Harriot Caroline Taylor Stokes album
Creator: Stokes, Harriot Caroline Taylor
Inclusive Dates: 1837-1841
Language: English
Extent: 1 volume(s)
Collection Number: ms4265
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The album is inscribed with, "Harriot Caroline Taylor Stokes, Madison, Morgan, Co., Georgia".

Scope and Content

This collection contains a souvenir autograph album printed in New York in 1832 and owned by Harriot Caroline Taylor Stokes of Madison, Georgia between 1837 and 1841. It contains mostly blank leaves of colored paper with some engravings by Richard Westall from Thomas Moore's "Lalla Rookh", as well as poems and personal messages by the owner's family and friends.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harriot Caroline Taylor Stokes album, ms4265, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Autograph albums.
Engravings (prints)
Madison (Ga.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Madison County (Ga.)

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Album, 1837-1841