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Connally, Mary Virginia Brown, 1850-1927
Spalding, Mary Connally
|Title: ||Mary Virginia Brown Connally papers|
|Dates: ||1822-1945, undated|
1.0 linear ft.
(1 document case, 1 oversize box)
Mary Virginia Brown Connally was born in 1850 in Canton, Georgia. Her father was Joseph Emerson Brown, the Civil War governor of Georgia. She was educated at Lucy Cobb Institute in Athens, the Georgia Baptist College in Madison, and the Atlanta Classical College. Mrs. Connally was an active member of the Second Baptist Church and a life member of the Atlanta Woman's Club. She was also a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Colonial Dames, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy. She died in 1927 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains papers of the Connally family, including legal documents such as the last will and testament of Thomas W. Connally; a mortgage deed for a home in Oakland City, an Atlanta neighborhood; records of property sales; tax receipts; an estate inventory; grocery receipts; correspondence; and a document issued by War Department of the Confederate States of America appointing Elijah L. Connally as Assistant Surgeon. Other records include newspaper clippings and travel guides.
Mary Virginia Brown Connally papers, MSS 44, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, 1972 and subsequent additions.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
|1||1||Newspaper clippings, Wren's Nest and Joel Chandler Harris, 1923-1927, undated|
|2||Newspaper clippings, Luther Z. Rosser, 1923|
|3||Newspaper clippings, Connally, Brown, Spalding and Hentz family, 1902-1937|
|4||Newspaper clippings, family, 1902-1937|
|5||Newspaper clippings, miscellaneous subjects, undated|
|6||Printed material, tourist sites, 1937, undated|
|7||Printed material, Czechoslovakia, 1920-1926|
|8||Printed material, Carribean and Latin America, 1923-1942|
|9||Correspondence, biograpy of Joseph E. Brown, undated|
|10||Miscellaneous, 1922, undated|
|11||Legal documents and correspondence, 1822-1911, undated|
|12||Correspondence and newspaper clippings, 1908-1945, undated|
|MSS OS Box 3.189||Scrapbook, 1894-1895|