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1 Title:   Annie Blount diary  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Blount, Annie  
  Dates:   1873-1894  
The collection consists of a diary kept by Annie Blount from 1873-1894. The diary contains newspaper clippings and sporadic entries regarding family life, sermons, and religious thoughts.
  Identifier:   ms1549  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Wilcox family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Wilcox family  
  Dates:   1836-1893  
The collection consists of correspondence between Wilcox family members from 1836-1893. Correspondents include Daniel, Elisa, and Jonathan S. Wilcox in Augusta, Georgia. They write to each other, and also to Colonel Jonathan S. and Chloe Wilcox in Madison, Connecticut. Correspondence regards family health, activities and business, life in Augusta, Georgia, and effects of the war. Also included are an indenture, deed, account for the sale of hay, and a tax list.
  Identifier:   ms2924  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Joseph Rucker and Clarinda Pendleton Lamar papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lamar, Clarinda Pendleton, 1856-1943  
  Dates:   1792-1936  
note This collection consists of the papers of Joseph Rucker and Clarinda Pendleton Lamar from 1792-1936 and includes correspondence, scrapbooks, certificates, engagement books, invitations, speeches, and telegrams pertaining to Joseph Lamar's service on the Georgia and U.S. Supreme Courts; Clarinda Lamar's involvement with the Colonial Dames of America; and the Lamars' personal and public life in Augusta, Georgia and Washington, D.C. Correspondents of Justice Lamar, many of whom also continued to correspond with Mrs. Lamar after his death, included Augusta friends W. H. Barrett, J. C. C. Black, E. H. Callaway, Ed. B. Hook and Andrew J. Cobb of Athens. Other notables included Woodrow Wilson, William H. Taft, Charles Evans Hughes, Oliver Wendell Holmes, James A. Garfield, William Jennings Bryan, and Octave Thanet (pseudonym of author Alice French). Mrs. Lamar also corresponded with Helen Taft, Mary Custis Lee, Edith Bolling Wilson, Martha Berry, Daisy Low (Juliette Gordon), and Eleanor and Franklin D. Roosevelt.
  Identifier:   ms22  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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