|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Anderson, George Wayne, approximately 1837-1906.|
|Title:||George Wayne Anderson papers|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (2 folders)|
George Wayne Anderson (ca. 1837-1906), a cotton merchant, was married to Katherine Berrien. He served as a major in the Confederate States Army and was in command of Fort McAllister, Georgia in 1864.
This collection contains personal papers including correspondence, certificates of commendation, a diploma from the University of Virginia, and a membership in the Georgia Historical Society. Also included are deeds to his wife, Katherine Berrien Anderson and newspaper clippings. Information included in the correspondence relates to Anderson's defense and surrender of Fort McAllister.
[item identification], George Wayne Anderson papers, MS 7, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Acquired from Elizabeth Brown, 1964.
Collection is open for research.
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