"Savannah As It Was" poem and photographs
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"Savannah As It Was" poem and photographs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Unknown.
Title: "Savannah As It Was" poem and photographs
Dates: circa 1885
Extent: 0.1 cubic feet (2 folders)
Identification: MS 0023

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a 17- page poem, "Savannah As It Was," written circa 1885 by an "old time visitor" about Savannah, Georgia. The poem is illustrated with eight photographs.

The folder containing the photographs is noted as "VM" (visual materials) in the collection inventory.

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Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], "Savannah As It Was" poem and photographs, MS 23, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

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Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List



1"Savannah As it Was," poem


18 photographs used to illustrate poem