Tolliver Dillard diary
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Tolliver Dillard diary

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Dillard, Tolliver
Title: Tolliver Dillard diary
Dates: 1854-1857
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS93f

Scope and Content Note

This diary contains handwritten entries by Tolliver Dillard, a farmer in antebellum Burke County, Georgia on the weather, expenses, crops, and illnesses. Also included are entries about the Know Nothing Party, and the state penitentiary in Milledgeville, Georgia.

Index Terms

Burke County (Ga.)--History.
Farm life--Georgia
Plantation life--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Tolliver Dillard diary, MSS 93f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1966


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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




11Diary, 1854-1857