HARRIS, William Julius, 1868-1932

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Guide to Research Collections

Emory University
Robert W. Woodruff Library
Atlanta, GA
Papers: 15 items in the Charles Holmes Herty papers concerning protective legislation for American kaolin. Also 9 letters (1919-1930) in 4 other collections.

University of Georgia
Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Athens, GA
Papers: 1905-1913. 4 feet. Personal and professional correspondence, speeches, receipts, and documents relating to his insurance and real estate transactions and work as personal secretary to U.S. Senator Alexander Stephens Clay. While this collection does not cover his years in the U.S. Senate, the political series contains correspondence with Senator Augustus Bacon and other Georgia politicians during Harris’ tenure as state Democratic chairman; correspondence with Alexander Stephens Clay while Harris served as his personal secretary; and correspondence regarding Hoke Smith’s campaign for the U.S. Senate in 1910. Finding aid.