|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Habersham, Leila Elliott, 1831-1901.|
|Title:||Leila Elliott Habersham Civil War scrapbook|
|Extent:||0.15 cubic feet (1 volume)|
Eliza (Leila) Mackay Elliott Habersham was the daughter of Dr. Ralph Emms Elliott and Mary (Couper) Mackay. She married Frederick Augustus Habersham (1831-1863), the son of Joseph Habersham, Jr.
This collection contains a scrapbook of Civil War clippings: battle news, and a few Savannah obituaries. Pasted on the inside front cover is a manuscript note re the first battle of Manassas, signed R.W.B. Elliott (Rt. Rev. Robert Woodward Barnwell Elliott, first Missionary Bishop of West Texas, and son of Stephen Elliott).
The Savannah Historical Research Association received the collection as a gift from Caroline Pinckney Huger
[item identification], Leila Elliott Habersham Civil War scrapbook, MS 341, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Gift of Savannah Historical Research Association, 1951.
Collection is open for research.
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.