Elijah A. Brown papers

Elijah A. Brown papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Elijah A. Brown papers
Creator: Speer, William, 1822-1904
Creator: Brown, Elijah A. (Elijah Alexander), 1857-
Inclusive Dates: 1879
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (2 items)
Collection Number: ms427
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Elijah Alexander Brown (1857-) was born in Canton, Georgia and was a graduate of the University of Georgia. He was a member of Chi Phi Fraternity and Phi Kappa Society. He married Henrietta Law McBride (d. 1896), daughter of Colonel Andrew J. McBride, in 1894.

For more information, see Brown, Elijah Alexander, b. 1857, Vol. 1, p. 987-990, Centennial Alumni Catalog, Hargrett Rare Books and Manuscripts Library, University of Georgia Libraries, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter: dated Athens, July 27, 1879, to "My dear Elijah," signed "Eustace W. Speer," regarding Speer's having received Brown's speech. Brown's speech, True Manliness, is also included in the collection.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Elijah A. Brown papers , ms 427, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.

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Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1879

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