James Joseph Coachman diary
Scope and Content
This collection contains a diary that describes Coachman's move to Decatur County and the operation of his plantation, "Mulberry Hill." Also included in the diary are short stories and poetry.
- Coachman, James Joseph (Person)
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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.
James Joseph Coachman was born January 27, 1803, on his father's "Waterfield" plantation on the Sampit River near Georgetown, South Carolina. In 1841, he moved to Decatur County, Georgia, where he established a plantation, "Mulberry Hill." Additional biographical information about James Joseph Coachman has not been determined.
0.417 linear ft. (one oversize box)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- James Joseph Coachman diary
- Melanie Stephan
- August 2012
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid is written in English.