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Rhind / Stokes family papers

Rhind / Stokes family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Rhind / Stokes family papers
Creator: Rhind family
Inclusive Dates: 1788-1919
Language: English
Extent: 8.8 Linear Feet 20 boxes
Collection Number: ms1305
Repository: Hargrett Library
Abstract: The collection consists of papers of the Rhind / Stokes from 1788-1919. The papers include personal and business correspondence and financial records of James Rhind (1848-1854), Colden Rhind (1884-1911), James Rhind Stokes and Sarah Gardner Stokes (1884-1949), and J.R. Stokes (1906-1917). Bound volumes contain business accounts (1788-1811) from several merchants in Augusta (Ga.); a cotton invoice book (1843-1848) and letter books (1843-1852) for James Rhind ? and several ledgers relating to Colden Rhind's brokerage businesses (ca. 1886-1909). Of particular interest are records of H.T. Massingale, a Quartermaster for the Confederate Army from 1861-1864. These records include requisitions and pay vouchers from Tennessee (1861-1862) and Atlanta (1862-1864) and Augusta (1864) Georgia. Also includes burial lists of Confederate soldiers and Federal prisoners from various hospitals mainly in the Atlanta area dated December 31, 1863.

Collection Description

Historical Note

James Rhind married Mary M. Gardner, and their children included Colden Rhind and Margaret W. Rhind. The Rhind family resided in Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rhind / Stokes family papers, ms 1305,Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 July 21.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Account books.
Atlanta (Ga.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Augusta (Ga.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Brokers -- Georgia.
Commission merchants -- Georgia.
Confederate States of America. Army
Gardner family -- Genealogy
Genealogy.
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Letter books.
Military administration -- Confederate States of America.
Registers of births, etc. -- Georgia.
Richmond County (Ga.)
Stokes family -- Genealogy

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials in this repository: Rhind, Stokes, Gardner letters, ms 1356.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

James Rhind, 1848-1854



Correspondence, 1848-1854

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111848
121850
131851
141852
151853
161854
17[n.d.]



Accounts, 1848-1852

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181848
191849
1101850
1111851
1121852
113[n.d.]
 

Colden Rhind, 1875-1911

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21Correspondence, 1884
22Correspondence, 1887
23Correspondence, 1889
24Correspondence, 1897
25Correspondence, 1902
26Correspondence, 1907
27Correspondence, 1911
28Correspondence, [n.d.]
29Documents, 1875-1909
210Estate Papers
211Writings
212Checks and Bank Books
213Receipts
214Miscellaneous
 

J.R. Stokes and Sarah Stokes, 1884-1917

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31Correspondence, 1884
32Correspondence, 1886-1889
33Correspondence, 1892
34Correspondence, 1893
35Correspondence, 1894
36Correspondence, 1895
37Correspondence, 1896
38Correspondence, 1897
39Correspondence, 1898
310Correspondence, 1899
311Correspondence, 1900 January-April
312Correspondence, 1900 May-June
313Correspondence, 1900 July-August
314Correspondence, 1900 September
315Correspondence, 1900 October
316Correspondence, 1900 November-December
317Correspondence, 1901 January
318Correspondence, 1901 February
319Correspondence, 1901 March
320Correspondence, 1901 April
321Correspondence, 1901 May
322Correspondence, 1901 June-August
323Correspondence, 1901 September-December
324Correspondence, 1902
325Correspondence, 1903
326Correspondence, 1904
327Correspondence, 1905 January-March
328Correspondence, 1905 April-December
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41Correspondence, 1906 January-April
42Correspondence, 1906 May-June
43Correspondence, 1906 July-December
44Correspondence, 1907
45Correspondence, 1908 January
46Correspondence, 1908 February-December
47Correspondence, 1909
48Correspondence, 1910
49Correspondence, 1911 January-March
410Correspondence, 1911 April-August
411Correspondence, 1911 September-October
412Correspondence, 1911 November
413Correspondence, 1911 December
414Correspondence, 1912 January-March
415Correspondence, 1912 April-June
416Correspondence, 1912 July-December
417Correspondence, 1913
418Correspondence, 1914
419Correspondence, 1917
420Correspondence, [n.d.]
421Correspondence, [n.d.]
 

Sarah Stokes



Accounts

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51Statements, 1916-1918
52Check Books, 1911-1917
53Receipts Georgia Railroad Bank
54Receipts
55Miscellaneous
boxfolder
61Checks, 1911
62Checks, 1913
63Checks, 1914
64Checks, 1915
65Checks, 1916
66Checks, 1916
67Checks, 1917
68Checks, 1917
69Checks, 1917
610Checks, 1917
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71Checks, 1918
72Checks, 1918
73Checks, 1918
74Checks, 1918
75Checks, 1919
76Checks, 1919
77Checks, 1919
 

J.R. Stokes-Accounts

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81Checks, 1899
82Checks, 1900
83Checks, 1901
84Checks, 1902
85Checks, 1903
86Checks, 1904
87Checks, 1905
88Checks, 1906
89Checks, 1907
810Checks, 1908
811Checks, 1909
812Checks, 1910
813Checks, 1911
814Checks, 1912
815Checks, 1913
816Check Book, Bank Statement
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91Receipts, 1897-1899
92Receipts, 1900
93Receipts, 1901
94Receipts, 1902
95Receipts, 1903
96Receipts, 1904
97Receipts, 1905
98Receipts, 1906
99Receipts, 1907
910Receipts, 1908
911Receipts, 1909
912Receipts, 1910
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101Receipts, 1911
102Receipts, 1912
103Receipts, 1913-1914
104Receipts, Undated
105Documents
106Insurance Policies
107Miscellaneous
 

Miscellaneous

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111Bonds
112Calling cards
113Clippings
114Correspondence, 1898
115Documents
116Photographs
117Printed material
118Printed material-Diamond Blue Granite
119Printed material-Orders from the Georgia Adjutant General's Office and War Department, 1906-1909
1110Printed material-United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1905-1907
1111Writings
1112Writings-Charles Edgeworth Jones, 1898
1113Miscellaneous notes
1114Miscellaneous items
 

Confederate Records

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1211861 January-October
1221861 November-December
1231862 January-May
1241862 June
1251862 July
1261862 August
1271862 September
1281862 October
1291862 November
12101862 December
12111863 January-February
12121863 March-November
12131863 December
12141864 January-March
12151864 April-May
12161864 June
12171864 July-October
12181864 November-December
1219Undated
1220Burial vouchers, 31 December 1863
1221Bill for injunction-Fisk vs. Cobb, Pope and Massingale, October 1864
 

Account Books, Ledgers, etc.

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131Account book, 1788
132Account book, 1789-1790
133Account book, 1789-1793
134Account book, 1790-1791
135Account book, 1790-1791
136Account book, 1796
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141Account book, 1799-1801
142Account book, 1807-1811
143Letterbook-James Rhind, 1838-1842
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151Cotton invoice book, 1843-1848
152Letterbook-James Rhind, 1845-1846
153Letterbook-James Rhind, 1848-1850
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161Letterbook-James Rhind, 1850-1852
162Account book, 1882
163Account book-Rhind & Thornton, 1884-1892
164Letterbook-Rhind & Woolsey/Colden Rhind, 1888-1889
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171Telegraph book-Colden Rhind, 1889-1893
172Pay ledger-Georgia Railroad Bank, 1897-1901
173Letterbook-Colden Rhind, 1900-1901
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181Ledger (index pages only)
182Music book
183Geometry book
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19Account book, 1794-1804
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20Ledger, 1794-1804
20Ledger, 1790-1795