Papers, 1849-1920.


Papers, 1849-1920.

Correspondence, diaries (1860-1920), scrapbooks, autograph album (1873), and other papers, containing information on Southern literature and the effect of the Civil War on literary effort and remuneration. Includes a copy of FeneĢlon (1888) with Mrs. Maclean's notes and comments. Correspondents inclcude John Henry Boner, Matthew Calbraith Butler, James Wood Davidson, James Nathan Ells, William Evelyn, Paul Hamilton Hayne, and Henry Timrod.

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Timrod, Henry, 1828-1867 (person)

Poet, "poet laureate of the Confederacy" From the description of Papers: of Henry Timrod, 1867, n.d. [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647809839 Author and poet, of Charleston and Columbia, S.C.; known as "Poet Laureate of the Confederacy;" part-owner and editor, Daily South Carolinian newspaper; contributor, Russell's Magazine; son, of William Henry Timrod (1792-1838) and Thyrza Prince Timrod; husband of Kate Goodwin; father of William Timrod (1864...

Butler, M. C. (Matthew Calbraith), 1836-1909 (person)

U.S. Senator from South Carolina. From the description of Signature to printed form : Washington, 1880 Dec. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270132690 From the description of Papers, 1851-1920. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 36547519 Confederate solider and lawyer, of Edgefield, S.C.; member of S.C. House, 1860-1861 and 1866-1867; member of U.S. Congress, 1877-1895; son of William Butler (1790-1850). From the description of Matthew Calb...

Ells, James Nathan. (person)

Davidson, James Wood, 1829-1905 (person)

Author and journalist, of Winnsboro (Fairfield Co.), S.C. From the description of Letters, 1856-1893. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 154271223 From the description of Letters, 1856-1893. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20736897 Educator, journalist, and author, of Florida, New York, Washington, D.C., and Newberry County, S.C. From the description of James Wood Davidson papers, 1856 May 13-1979 July 14, bulk, (1856-1905). (U...

Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 (person)

"Hayne, Paul Hamilton (1 Jan. 1830-6 July 1886), poet and man of letters, was born in Charleston, South Carolina, the son of Paul Hamilton Hayne, a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy, and Emily McElhenny, members of families prominent in politics, law, and religion. Two of the elder Hayne's brothers were U.S. senators, one of whom, Robert Young Hayne, was Daniel Webster's redoubtable opponent in the debates on Nullification and young Hayne's guardian after yellow fever caused the early death of his fat...

Boner, John Henry, 1845-1903 (person)

Boner was an American author. From the description of Letter and an envelope, 1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78011460 ...

Evelyn, William Arthur, 1860-1935 (person)

Maclean, Clara Victoria Dargan, 1841-1923. (person)

Teacher and author, of Columbia, S.C. From the description of Papers, 1849-1920. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19934514 ...