Edward de Clifford Chisholm papers
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Edward de Clifford Chisholm papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Chisholm, Edward de Clifford, b. 1871.
Title: Edward de Clifford Chisholm papers
Dates: circa 1870s-1930s
Extent: 0.2 cubic feet (1 oversize folder)
Identification: MS 1527

Biographical/Historical Note

Edward de Clifford Chisholm was born in 1871 in Savannah, Georgia and was the son of Walter Scott and Eliza Clifford Anderson Chisholm. He married Edith Seymour Johnson in 1898 and the couple lived in Manhattan, New York where Chisholm worked as a broker.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a program in honor of Edward de Clifford Chisholm for becoming a permanent founder member of the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps Country Club after World War 1. Also included are photographs from the 1870s to the 1930s of Chisholm and one of his father, Judge Walter Schott Chisholm, who was a prominent lawyer and judge of the city court in Savannah, Georgia.

Index Terms

Chisholm, Edward de Clifford, b. 1871.
Chisholm, Walter Scott, 1835-1890.
Programs (documents)

Administrative Information

Processing information

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Encoding funded by a 2008 Archives-Basic Projects grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.