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Madison, Georgia account book and cotton ledger

Madison, Georgia account book and cotton ledger

Descriptive Summary

Title: Madison, Georgia account book and cotton ledger
Inclusive Dates: 1857-1869, 1889-1898
Language: English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)
Collection Number: ms1673
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of an account book containing records of transactions for dry goods sold in Morgan County, possibly Madison, Georgia, from 1857-1869. The account book was also used as a scrapbook, and contains recipes, poetry, and newspaper clippings regarding agriculture, framing, and home remedies. The collection also includes a ledge that appears to deal with the purchase and sale of cotton in the Madison, Georgia area, from 1889-1898.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Madison, Georgia account book and cotton ledger, ms 1673, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Account books.
Cotton -- Prices -- Georgia.
Ledgers (account books)

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxvolume
11-2Account book & ledger, 1857-1869, 1889-1898