Maud Morrow Brown Civil War manuscript and letter from Margaret Mitchell
Scope and Content
This collection contains a typed copy of the diary of William Decatur Howell, a Confederate soldier of Oxford, Mississippi who served in Atlanta during the Atlanta Campaign. The diary also contains a short biography of Howell. The manuscript was compiled by Howell's aunt, Maud Morrow Brown in 1931. The collection also contains a letter from author Margaret Mitchell to Ms. Brown regarding the manuscript.
- 1931, 1941
- Brown, Maude Morrow (Person)
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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Maud Morrow Brown Civil War manuscript and letter from Margaret Mitchell
- Paul Crater
- February 2014
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.