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This collection consists of materials relating to Dr. Walter J. Fraser’s research for his published books. Materials span from 1988 to 2005, and include research materials relating to the writing of four books; Portraits of Conflict: A Photographic History of Georgia in the Civil War, Charleston! Charleston! The History of a Southern City, Savannah in the 2 Old South, and Lowcountry Hurricanes: Three Centuries of Storms at Sea and Ashore. Materials include typescript book manuscripts, handwritten and typescript notes, interview transcripts, newspaper articles, maps, photographs, and photocopied research materials including city and county court records.

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Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Photographs, Georgia 1861-1865, History, Photographs, Charleston (S.C.) -- History -- Research, South Carolina -- Charleston, Savannah (Ga.) -- History -- 18th century -- Sources, Savannah (Ga.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources, Georgia -- Savannah 1700-1899, Fraser, Walter J., Lowcountry Hurricanes : Three Centuries of Storms at Sea and Ashore -- Archives, Hurricanes -- Georgia -- History -- Archives, Hurricanes -- South Carolina -- History -- Archives, Fraser, Walter J -- Archives




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Gift of Walter J. Fraser, 1990, 1997, 2003.


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