Savannah Literary Society minute book
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Savannah Literary Society minute book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Savannah Literary Society (Ga.)
Title: Savannah Literary Society minute book
Dates: 1813-1814
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0696

Biographical/Historical Note

The Savannah Literary Society was organized on July 15, 1813 for the cultivation of literature in Savannah, Georgia. Activities included debate and composition on assigned topics.

Scope and Content Note

This collection includes one volume of minutes of the Savannah Literary Society, Savannah, Georgia from July 15, 1813 to April 22, 1814. A list of founding members and the organization's constitution is included.

Index Terms

Minute books.
Savannah Literary Society (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Savannah Literary Society minute book, MS 696, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



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

Item 1: Minute book, Savannah Literary Society, Savannah, Georgia, 1813-1814 ( 1.0 volume. )