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Sallie Morgan House Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1363

Sallie Morgan House Ewin used this notebook to record the song lyrics to popular songs in the American South during the time of the Civil War, as well as some of her own notes.

Some pieces also may be her own songs or poems regarding the South and the Civil War, notably Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson. Only one entry is dated (1867), but the front inside cover is dated 1863 and 1864.

Dates

  • circa 1863-1867

Language

This material is written in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

Sallie Morgan House Ewin used this notebook to record the song lyrics to popular songs in the American South during the time of the Civil War, as well as some of her own notes.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sallie Morgan House Ewin was born in 1844 and was married to W.C. Ewin (1842-1882). They lived in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, until she passed away in 1868.

Arrangement

This material is in one folder.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480