Connally, Joseph E. Brown, 1875-1920
- Existence: 1875 - 1920
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Content This collection consists of newspaper clippings, letters, notes and other ephemera pertaining to the life and death of Joseph Brown Connally. The collection includes a letter notifying Connally of his election to the Governor’s Horse Guard in 1897, his commission certificate from the Georgia State Troops in 1902, special orders from the National Guard in 1913 and from Fort McPherson in 1917. It also contains notes and poems written about the life of Joseph Brown Connally, after his death in...
Scope and Content This collection includes scrapbooks maintained by Constance Spalding Anderson, as well as school papers, an autograph book, records relating to Baptist churches in Atlanta, and invitations and greeting cards.
Dates: 1880-1972, undated
Scope and Content This collection consists of a scrapbook detailing the lineage of Joseph E Brown Connally. The item also contains newspaper clippings chronicling his service in World War I. The scrapbook was put together by Connally's mother, Mary Virginia Brown Connally.
Dates: 1916-1921, undated
Scope and Content This collection contains 25 letters (including copies and transcripts) many of the men in his Regiment wrote to Joe Brown Connally's mother, Mary Virginia Brown Connally, in Atlanta, Georgia, in thanks for her and her husband's hospitality.
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs and a drawing relating to Joseph E. Brown Connally. Included are nine photographs of Joseph Brown Connally and unidentified family members; a drawing of the S.S. Westernland; and five images of Connally's funeral on August 29, 1920. Of special note are two photographs of a post-World War I parade of Georgia troops marching down Peachtree Street and 2 images of Captain Connally in Nice, France, after the Armistice.
Dates: 1895-1920, undated