E. L. Harvin essays
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A typescript of six essays composes the E. L. Harvin Essays, undated, documenting Harvin’s research on mid-19th century Georgia. The essays concern the political and social history of Georgia from 1849 through 1861, including the impact of the Kansas-Nebraska Act, the presidential election of 1852, secession, slavery, and the Know Nothing Party (later renamed the American Party) in Georgia.
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- Harvin, E. L. (Person)
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E. L. Harvin researched and wrote about the history of antebellum Georgia. He wrote several unpublished articles on a variety of social and political topics in Georgia, including slavery, political parties, and presidential elections.
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A typescript of six essays composes the E. L. Harvin Essays, undated, documenting Harvin’s research on mid-19th century Georgia.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s
History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project, 2009-2011.
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