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Colonial records of Georgia (index)

Colonial records of Georgia (index)

Descriptive Summary

Title: Colonial records of Georgia (index)
Creator: Coleman, Kenneth
Creator: Candler, Allen D. (Allen Daniel)
Inclusive Dates: 20th century
Language: English
Extent: 7 Linear Feet (14 large card file boxes)
Collection Number: ms1630
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

"Kenneth Coleman, professor of history at the University of Georgia in Athens was the preeminent authority of his generation on colonial and revolutionary Georgia. He wrote what is probably the most widely read history of the state, Georgia History in Outline (1955), which has been revised many times and remains in print." -- "Kenneth Coleman (1916-1999)" New Georgia Encyclopedia.

For more information, see the article "Kenneth Coleman (1916-1999)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of the cards used in indexing volumes I-XVI of the Colonial Records of Georgia, a mammoth work of scholarship begun by Allen D. Candler in the early 20th century. The cards are arranged alphabetically under each number.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Colonial records of Georgia (index), MS 1630. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Colonial records of the state of Georgia -- Indexes.
Georgia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Indexes (reference sources)
University of Georgia -- Alumni and alumnae
University of Georgia -- Faculty

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Kenneth Coleman - books ; Dictionary of Georgia Biography papers, 1980-1983 ; Kenneth Coleman, editor -- The History of Georgia, 1975-1977.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1Vol. I-II
 
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2Vol. III (A-O)
 
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3Vol. III (P-Z)- IV
 
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4Vol. V
 
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5Vol. VI
 
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6Vol. VII
 
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7Vol. VIII
 
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8Vol. IX
 
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9Vol. X (A-L)
 
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10Vol. X (M-Z)
 
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11Vol. XI
 
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12Vol. XII
 
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13Vol. XIII - XIV
 
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14Vol. XV - XVI