Fort McAllister history
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Fort McAllister history

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Cooke, R. Jervis.
Title: Fort McAllister history
Dates: 1938
Extent: 0.02 cubic feet (1 microfilm roll)
Identification: MS 1610

Biographical/Historical Note

R. Jarvis Cooke worked as a student technician in the summer of 1938 at the Fort Pulaski national Monument in Savannah, Georgia. He served as president of Wesley College in Dover, Delaware, 1983-1977.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a microfilm copy of a history of Fort McAllister, entitled, "Sand and Grit: The Story of Fort McAllister, a Confederate Earthwork on the Great Ogeechee River, Genesis Point, Georgia." It was written in 1938 by R. Jervis Cooke, a student technician at Fort Pulaski. This history includes photographs.

The history was microfilmed by the Georgia State Archives in 1958 for the Georgia Historical Commission.


Index Terms

Confederate States of America--History.
Cooke, R. Jervis.
Fort McAllister (Ga. : Fort)
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Local histories.
Microfilms.

Physical and Technical Access Restrictions

A microfilm reader is required to access this collection.


Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Fort McAllister history, MS 1610, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Unknown.


Restrictions

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.


Sponsorship

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

Container List

 

roll

1X-1610-01. Fort McAllister history, 1939
"Sand and Grit: The Story of Fort McAllister, a Confederate Earthwork on the Great Ogeechee River, Genesis Point, Georgia."