D. C. Colley funeral invitation
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D. C. Colley funeral invitation

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Colley, D. C.
Title: D. C. Colley funeral invitation
Dates: 1863
Quantity: 1.0 Folders
Identification: ahc.MSS68f

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a hand written funeral invitation for Lieutenant D. C. Colley who served in Company G, 61st Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry. According to Mr. Colley's great-niece the invitation was shown door-to-door on a silver plate by a servant.


Index Terms

Funeral rites and ceremonies--Georgia
Slavery--Georgia
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

D. C. Colley funeral invitation, MSS 68f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1968.


Restrictions

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.


Container List

 

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11Funeral invitation, 1863 January 26