Mary Ann Dwyer commonplace book
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Mary Ann Dwyer commonplace book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Dwyer, Mary Ann.
Title: Mary Ann Dwyer commonplace book
Dates: 1853-1854
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0230

Biographical/Historical Note

Mary Ann Dwyer was a native of Ireland and married a McIntosh of McIntosh County, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The Mary Ann Dwyer commonplace book, or journal, consists of poems written primarily by Dwyer in 1853 and 1854 in Brunswick, Georgia. One of the entries is a copy of a poem written for Dwyer by her teacher.

Index Terms

Brunswick (Ga.)
Commonplace books.
Dwyer, Mary Ann.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Material acquired from family of creator.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Mary Ann Dwyer commonplace book, MS 230, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Levington, 1957.


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.


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