Hayden family papers
Collection number: ahc.MSS1183
Scope and Content
This collection contains scrapbooks from Julius Hayden and Evelyn Whitner, Julius' granddaughter. Julius' scrapbook contains newspaper clippings from the presidential election of 1860 as well as the first year of the American Civil War. Evelyn's scrapbook contains image clippings mostly of women, children, and animals. Also included in the collection are newspaper clippings from the 1930s and 1940s.
- 1861-1946, undated
- Hayden family (Family)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
Julius Augustus Hayden (1810-1890) was born in Litchfield County, Connecticut, to Luke Fyler Hayden (1773-1854) and Ruth Humphrey Hayden (1783-1818). In 1846, Hayden moved to Atlanta, Georgia, to work as a train conductor. A year later, he married Harriet Eliza Cone (1829-1899) and they had ten children: Elizabeth Leslie (1847-1935), Harriet Evelyn (1849-1928), Lucy Minerva (1851-1935), Ellie (1854-1855), Julia Augustus (1857-1908), Mary Gertrude (1859-1862), Julius Augustus (1862-1932), Mary (1865-1915), Nellie (1867-1954), and Ruben Cone (1871-1899). Mary Hayden married Richard H. Whitner (1861-1911) and they had two children: Evelyn (1890-1903) and Richard H. Whitner, Jr. (1893-1918), who died as a soldier in World War I.
0.417 linear ft. (one document case and one oversize folder)
System of Arrangement
This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was processed in 2019.
- Hayden family papers
- Allison Maier
- July 2019
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.