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Thomas Carr family papers

Thomas Carr family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Thomas Carr family papers
Creator: Carr family
Creator: Carr, Thomas
Inclusive Dates: 1730-1891
Language: English
Extent: 4.5 Linear Feet (11 document boxes, 1 oversize folder A)
Collection Number: ms21
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of the papers of Thomas Carr and his son, William A. Carr of Columbia County, Georgia from 1730-1891. Includes correspondence, bills, receipts, land grants, court records, bonds, and slave records. Materials mainly related to late 18th and early 19th century land speculation in Camden County (Ga.), Yazoo purchase, and northeast Georgia. Also includes some material relating to William Low (Mrs. Carr's grandson by her first husband).

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order by record type.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Thomas Carr family papers, ms21, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 April 2.

General Notes

Portions of this collection have been digitized and are available online through the Digital Library of Georgia: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/CollectionsA-Z/0021_search.html

Portions of this collection have been digitized and are available online through the Digital Library of Georgia, Thomas Carr family papers.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Camden County (Ga.)
Columbia County (Ga.)
Land grants.
Low, William
Real estate investment -- Georgia.
Slave bills of sale -- Georgia.
Slavery -- Georgia -- History.
Yazoo Fraud, 1795.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Correspondence, 1733-1740 Access Online
 
12Correspondence, 1766-1780 Access Online
 
13Correspondence, 1781-1784 Access Online
 
14Correspondence, 1784-1786 Access Online
 
15Correspondence, April-September 1786 Access Online
 
16Correspondence, October 1786-June 1787 Access Online
 
17Correspondence, July 1787-October 1788 Access Online
 
18Correspondence, November 1788-1789 Access Online
 
19Correspondence, January-August 1790 Access Online
 
110Correspondence, August 1790-January 18, 1791 Access Online
 
111Correspondence, January-August 1791 Access Online
 
112Correspondence, 1791-August 1792 Access Online
 
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21Correspondence, September-December 1792 Access Online
Includes T. Carr Diary.
 
22Correspondence, January-May 1793 Access Online
 
23Correspondence, June 3, 1793 Access Online
 
24Correspondence, June-September 1793 Access Online
 
25Correspondence, September-December 1793 Access Online
 
26Memoranda Book, 1793 Access Online
 
27Correspondence, 1794 Access Online
 
28Correspondence, 1795 Access Online
 
29Correspondence, 1796 Access Online
 
210Carr, Thomas. Listed Properties, 1796, 1798-1812, 1812-1820 Access Online
 
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31Correspondence, November 1798-July 1799 Access Online
 
32Correspondence, 1797-October 1798 Access Online
 
33Correspondence, 1799 Access Online
 
34Correspondence, 1800 Access Online
 
35Correspondence, 1801 Access Online
 
36Memoranda Book, 1801 Access Online
T. Carr
 
37Receipt Book, 1801 Access Online
T. Carr
 
38Receipt Book, 1802 Access Online
 
39Receipt Book, 1803 Access Online
 
310Receipt Book, 1804 Access Online
 
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41Correspondence, 1805 Access Online
 
42Correspondence, 1806 Access Online
 
43Correspondence, 1807 Access Online
 
44Memoranda & Debt Book Access Online
 
45Correspondence, 1808 Access Online
 
46Correspondence, 1809 Access Online
 
47Papers relating to Brownson, Reuben Estate, 1804-1809 Access Online
 
48Correspondence, January-October 1810 Access Online
 
49Correspondence, November 1810-May 1811 Access Online
 
410Correspondence, June-December 1811 Access Online
 
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51Correspondence, January-June 1812 Access Online
 
52Correspondence, July-December 1812 Access Online
 
53Correspondence, 1813 Access Online
 
54Correspondence, 1814 Access Online
 
55Correspondence, 1815 Access Online
 
56Correspondence, January-August 1816 Access Online
 
57Correspondence, September - December 1816 Access Online
 
58Correspondence, 1817 Access Online
 
59Correspondence, 1818 Access Online
 
510Carr, Elijah W. = Translation of Juvenal's Satires, 1818 Access Online
 
511Correspondence, 1819 Access Online
 
512Correspondence, 1820 Access Online
 
513Correspondence, 1823 - 1832 Access Online
 
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61Correspondence, 1833 - 1840
 
62Correspondence, 1841 - 1842
 
63Correspondence, 1843 - 1845
 
64Correspondence, 1846 - 1847
 
65Correspondence, 1848 - 1849
 
66Correspondence, 1850 - 1854
 
67Correspondence, 1855 - 1859
 
68Correspondence, 1860 - 1868
 
69Correspondence, 1869 - 1877
 
610Lumpkin, E.K. Memoranda Book, 1877
 
611Correspondence, 1878 - 1891
 
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71Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1782-1793 Access Online
 
72Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1794-1796 Access Online
 
73Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1797 Access Online
 
74Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1798 Access Online
 
75Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1799 Access Online
 
76Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1800-1801 Access Online
 
77Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1802 Access Online
 
78Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1803 Access Online
 
79Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1804-1805 Access Online
 
710Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1806 Access Online
 
711Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1807 Access Online
 
712Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1808 Access Online
 
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81Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1809 Access Online
 
82Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1810 Access Online
 
83Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1811 Access Online
 
84Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1812-1813 Access Online
 
85Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1814-1815 Access Online
 
86Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1816 Access Online
 
87Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1817 Access Online
 
88Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1818-1820 Access Online
 
89Carr, Thomas. Payments by, Undated Access Online
 
810Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1783-1802 Access Online
 
811Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1803-1808 Access Online
 
812Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1809-1820 Access Online
 
813Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1793-1814 Access Online
 
814Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1819-1826 Access Online
 
815Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1827-1828 Access Online
 
816Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1829-1832 Access Online
 
817Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1833-1841 Access Online
 
818Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1843-1845 Access Online
 
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91Carr, William A. Payments to, 1846
 
92Carr, William A. Payments to, 1847
 
93Carr, William A. Payments to, 1848-1849
 
94Carr, William A. Payments to, 1850-1851
 
95Carr, William A. Payments to, 1852-1854
 
96Carr, William A. Payments to, 1855-1859
 
97Carr, William A. Payments to, 1860-1867
 
98Carr, William A. Payments to, 1868-1870
 
99Carr, William A. Payments to, 1848-1857
 
910Promissory Notes, 1820-1826
 
911Promissory Notes, 1827-1828
 
912Promissory Notes, 1829-1831
 
913Promissory Notes, 1832-1836
 
914Promissory Notes, 1837-1839
 
915Promissory Notes, 1840-1848
 
916Promissory Notes, 1849-1851
 
917Promissory Notes, 1852-1876?
 
918Freight Bills, 1847-1848
 
919Freight Bills, 1849-1850
 
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101Low, William. Papers, 1786-1802 Access Online
 
102Low, William. Papers, 1803-1807 Access Online
 
103Carr, William A. Freight Bills, 1852-1871 Access Online
 
104Low, William. Papers, 1808-1812 Access Online
 
105Low, William. Papers, 1813-1819 Access Online
 
106Miscellaneous, 1779-1798 Access Online
 
107Miscellaneous, 1799-1802 Access Online
 
108Miscellaneous, 1803-1810 Access Online
 
109Miscellaneous, 1811-1816 Access Online
 
1010Miscellaneous, 1817-1883 Access Online
 
1011Maps Access Online
 
1012Slaves, 1781-1832 Access Online
 
1013Slaves, 1833-1864 Access Online
 
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111Tax Receipts, 1789-1805 Access Online
 
112Tax Receipts, 1806-1830 Access Online
 
113Tax Receipts, 1831-1859 Access Online
 
114Tax Receipts, 1860-1881 Access Online
 
115Undated & Unidentified Items Access Online
 
116Undated & Unidentified Items Access Online
 
117Undated & Unidentified Items Access Online
 
118Correspondence, March - December 1845 Access Online
 
119Correspondence, January - May 1846 Access Online
 
1110Correspondence, June - December 1846 Access Online
 
1111Carr - Greer Papers, January - February 1845 Access Online
 
1112Carr - Green Papers, 1847-1857 Access Online
 
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1AFranklin County land survey (copied from original by GA Sec. of State in 1874), 1784 March 10 Access Online