Adrian B. Colquitt collection of photographs
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Adrian B. Colquitt collection of photographs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Colquitt, Adrian B.
Title: Adrian B. Colquitt collection of photographs
Dates: circa 1864-1939
Extent: 0.06 cubic feet (1 folder, 1 oversize folder)
Identification: MS 2061

Biographical/Historical Note

Adrian B. Colquitt resides in Savannah, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains four photographs from the 1860s to the 1930s. The first is of the merchant, William Neyle Habersham's house at Harris and Barnard Streets in Savannah, Georgia. The second is a photographic print of the portrait of James Habersham, who was active in the political and economic life of colonial Georgia. Lastly, there is a photograph of Harriet Ross Colquitt, an author of Savannah, Georgia. The oversize folder contains the fourth photograph of Captain Joseph Clay Habersham and his younger brother Private William Neyle Habersham. It is a composite image of the two brothers in their Confederate uniforms. This is a memorial image, they both died on July 22, 1864 during the Battle of Atlanta.

Index Terms

Black-and-white photographs.
Colquitt, Harriet Ross.
Habersham, James, 1715-1775.
Habersham, Joseph Clay, 1841-1864.
Habersham, William Neyle, 1817-1899.
Habersham, William Neyle, 1844-1864.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Casualties.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection is processed at the Basic Level (or collection level). There is no detailed inventory for this collection as it is not fully processed. To request that this collection be added to our priority list of collections to be fully processed as staffing and funding allow, please contact the Library and Archives staff.


Access Restrictions

The 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 2008 Archives-Basic Projects grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.