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1 Title:   Hargrett Broadside and ephemera collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett Library  
  Dates:   1850-1971  
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This collection contains broadsides and other posted or publicly circulated materials gathered by Hargrett Library including programs, advertisements, and announcements.
 
  Identifier:   ms4381  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   British Theatre broadsides  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1902-1926  
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The collection consists of nine broadsides advertising theater productions that took place in Sadler's Wells Theatre; Palace Theatre, Sunderland; Empire Theatre, Nottingham; Holloway Empire Theatre; Glasgow Tivoli Palace Theatre; Alhambra Theatre, Belfast; Queen's Theatre, Fleetwood; and The Grand Theatre, Stockton-On-Tees.
 
  Identifier:   ms3574  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Italian theater broadsides  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1783-1868  
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The collection consists of broadsides announcing theatrical and musical productions that took place in Italy between 1783-1868.
 
  Identifier:   ms3576  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   The Empire State broadside collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Georgia Power Company  
  Dates:   1922-1931  
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This collection consists of 194 broadsides regarding "The Empire State" Advertising campaign of the Georgia Power company. The broadsides advertise and celebrate Georgia's history and current economy. The broadslides include statements of economic or historical facts about Georgia. The format of the broadsides does not vary much from 1921 to 1931, but the slogans change every advertisement on a weekly basis. Broadsides #1-26 (1922) focus on economic statistics from 1921 and Georgian history and attractions. An example would be: "Romance of Tallulah / Five men operate the 108,000 horse power Tallulah power house / From this station, light, heat, and power are furnished 51 cities and towns in 25 counties of Georgia with a population of 750,000." Broadsides #27-57 (1923) focus on economic statistics from 1922 and Georgian history and attractions. Example: "Georgia Leads in U.S. Navy / In 1922, Georgia led the Nation in furnishing her native born sons to the sea forces of this country." Broadsides #58-85 (1924) focus on economic statistics from 1923 and Georgian historical figures. Example: "Georgia Clay / More than $7,000,000 is brought into this State annually from the sale of commercial articles manufactured from Georgia clay." Broadsides #86-101 (1925) focus on economic statistics from 1924 and Georgian history, places, people, and crops. Example: "Selling Cane Syrup to the World / Cairo, Ga., is the largest producing shipping point for pure cane syrup in America. In 1924 Georgia produced 3,796,875 gallons." Broadsides #102-125 (1926) focus on economic statistics from 1925 and Georgian history, places, people, and crops. Example: "A Steamboat operated on the Savannah River 17 years before Fulton launched his 'Clermont' on the Hudson in N.Y." Broadsides #126-142 (1927) focus on economic statistics from 1926, Georgian people (famous, military, etc), and Georgian places and crops. Example: "Wintering in Georgia / Ideal climatic conditions, magnificient hotels, golf courses, bathing facilities, and other attractions combine to make Central and South Georgia among the most popular winter resorts of the country." Broadsides # 143-159 (1928) focus on economic statistics from 1926 and 1927 and historical quotations about Georgia. Example: "Georgia's major farm products for 1927 were valued at $250, 685,000, an increase of more than 18 per cent over 1926. Georgia's crop values for 1927 ranked fifteenth in the United States." Broadsides # 160-177 (1929) focus on economic statistics from 1928, Georgia history, current Georgian attractions, and historical quotations about Georgia and its crops. Example: "King Cotton / Georgia's 1,020,000 bale cotton crop for 1928 is valued at $100,000,000. A large part of it will be made into cloth and tire fabric in Georgia mills." Broadsides #178-188 (1930) focus on economic statistics from 1929 and early Georgian history. Example: "Georgia Agriculture / The total value of Georgia's farm products was $262, 254,000 in 1929, an increase of $29,000,000 over the total of the previous year." Broadsides # 189-193 (1931) focus on 18th century Georgian history. Example: "Georgia's Last Trustees / The trustees of Georgia held their last meeting April 19, 1752, and Georgia came under direct control of Great Britain. Only six of the original 72 trustees were then living." Broadsides #194-196 (misc undated) contain three broadsides that refer to Atlanta attractions, such as Druid Hills and Georgia Tech.
 
  Identifier:   ms2723  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Theatre Royal playbills  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Drury Lane Theatre  
  Dates:   1796-1834  
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This collection contains 13 broadside playbills from Theatre Royal, Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden advertising a variety of dramas, operas, comedies, and other performances from 1796 through 1834.
 
  Identifier:   ms4219  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   National Theatre broadside  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   National Theatre (Boston, Mass.)  
  Dates:   1847 October 25  
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This collection contains a broadside advertising the National Theatre's production of Cornelius Mathew's play "Withcraft! Or the Martrys of Salem" in Boston on October 25, 1847 printed by Hooten's Press.
 
  Identifier:   ms4293  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Charles Thomas Marvin collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Marvin, Charles, 1854-1890  
  Dates:   1880-1889  
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The collection consists of four manuscript volumes of Charles Marvin's works, including Pioneers in Central Asia, Petroleum Industry of Russia, The Region of the Eternal Fire, and Merv and the Man Stealing Turcomans. Also included are broadsides and circulars containing press notices regarding works by Marvin.
 
  Identifier:   ms75  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Theatre Royal, Covent Garden playbill  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Theatre Royal, Covent Garden  
  Dates:   1790 December 11  
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This collection contains a playbill advertising "Love In A Village" and "The Author" for December 11, 1790 by Theatre Royal, Covent Garden in London. The playbill notes that the performances were given "by desire of the Cherokee Chiefs" referring to a delegation of several Cherokee and Creek men led by William Augustus Bowles who traveled to England to seek military support for a proposed separate Native American state, the Nation of Muskogee, on land in Florida belonging to Spain and the United States.
 
  Identifier:   ms4307  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Broadside collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett Library  
  Dates:   1710s-2014  
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This collection consists of broadsides and other printed ephemera that were purchased or pulled from Hargrett collections. Topics include advertisements, acts and laws, theater, publishing, railroads, and economics.
 
  Identifier:   ms4299  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   D. Dickson letter to D. C. Barrow and broadside (photocopy)  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Dickson, David, 1809-1885  
  Dates:   1854, 1855  
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The collection consists of one letter regarding payment for five bushels of cottonseed. Also included in the collection is a photocopy of a broadside advertising, "Boyd's Extra Prolific Cotton, introduced by D. Dickson." The original broadside, Highly improved cotton! Boyd's extra prolific!, (BRO 1854 H5) has been added to the broadside collection.
 
  Identifier:   ms2622  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Theatre Royal, Covent Garden broadsides  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Theatre Royal, Covent Garden  
  Dates:   1816 September 13-1821 January 29  
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The collection consists of 92 broadsides advertising plays presented at the Theatre Royal, Covent-Garden from September 13, 1816 to January 29, 1821. The broadsides feature the names of many famous performers of the day including Charles Kemble, William Charles Macready (making his "first appearance in London" in the play "Distressed Mother," on the second theatre broadside in this group, dated September 16, 1816), Charles Mayne Young, William Farren, Joseph Grimaldi, Eliza O'Neill, and Catherine "Kitty" Stephens among others. Among some of the advertised plays are Mrs. Centilivre's Comedy "The Wonder," a new musical play "Guy Mannering," "Othello," (the parts of Othello and Desdemona being being played by Young and O'Neill), "Romeo and Juliet," (with J.P. Warde and Sallie Booth in the title roles), "As You Like It," "Henri Quatre, or Paris in the Olden Time," "Comedy of Errors," King Richard III," a new tragedy "Virginius; or The Liberation of Rome," "Coriolanus," "Wallace, a Tragedy in Five Acts," (its performance, with Macready in the leading role), "Harlequin and Friar Bacon," (a new comic pantomime, with parts played by both Joseph Grimaldi and his son), etc.
 
  Identifier:   ms4188  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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12 Title:   Artie Chandler collection of Georgia memorabilia  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Chandler, Artie  
  Dates:   1800-1867  
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The collection consists of manuscripts and printed materials collected to commemorate Artie Chandler, from 1800-1867. Papers include receipted bills for schooling, University of Georgia Commencement programs, Confederate certificates, and a broadside captioned "Mr. Jefferson's Voice."
 
  Identifier:   ms911  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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13 Title:   Georgia Alberta Flewellen Mitchell collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mitchell, David Yoakley  
  Dates:   1805-1961  
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This collection includes correspondence, business documents, land transactions, and broadsides from a wide range of areas in Georgia and Alabama.
 
  Identifier:   ms4418  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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14 Title:   Beehive Press papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Beehive Press  
  Dates:   1972-1993  
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The collection consists of broadsides, catalogs, clippings, letters, book covers, and other material relating to books that Beehive Press published. Complete galleys, proofs, and typescript for Setting Out to Begin a New World is also included.
 
  Identifier:   ms3118  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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15 Title:   Eugene Muse Mitchell papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mitchell, Eugene Muse  
  Dates:   1881-1887  
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The collection consists of miscellaneous papers of Eugene Muse Mitchell, including a letter (1887), receipt for his first office rent, promissory note (1881), autograph album, report cards from Means High School (1881-1882), reports from the University of Georgia (1882-1885), clippings related to the Mitchell family, two pages of a debate "Whether the Crusades were Beneficial to Europe," (this was the topic debated on May 27, 1881, by the Phi Kappa Society at the University of Georgia). There is a Phi Beta Kappa Society, Alpha Chapter of Georgia certificate dated 1914.There are also three samples of cotton from the Atlanta Cotton Exposition of 1881 labeled as to origin and each is wrapped in a broadside listing the candidates for Alderman and councilmen in the five wards (of Atlanta?). Thirteen photographs including a group photo of UGA law school class of 1885.
 
  Identifier:   ms511  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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16 Title:   Women's History collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Draper, Lucy Hargrett  
  Dates:   1793-2005  
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This collection contains postcards, posters, photographs, artifacts, and other printed materials relating to women's suffrage movements in the United States and England. Also included are items documenting efforts toward action on women's rights and temperance. Featured items include signed correspondence by Susan B. Anthony, a stereo card featuring Anna Howard Shaw, a divorce paper from 1793, a North Caroilina bastardy bond, and a banner decorated with postage stamps.
 
  Identifier:   ms4210  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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17 Title:   Lucy Hargrett Draper British and American women's history collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Draper, Lucy Hargrett  
  Dates:   1840-1998  
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The Lucy Hargrett Draper Center and Archives for the Study of the Rights of Women in History and Law is comprised of primary and secondary materials in a variety of formats with an emphasis on documenting women's rights, especially the United States and British Women's Suffrage Movements (1840-1920). The focus of the collection is on leading figures such as Susan B. Anthony, Clara Barton, Carrie Chapman Catt, Julia Ward Howe, Mary Livermore, Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucy Stone, Emmeline Pankhurst and her daughter Sylvia, including correspondence and photographs. Other materials relate to the suffrage movement in the United States, such as postcards, photographs, government documents and periodicals, record activities at the state, regional, and national levels, both for and against suffrage. In addition, supporting materials recognize some of the leaders of the abolition movement, including Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, and Sojourner Truth, each of whom spoke up on behalf of women's rights as well as against slavery. Moreover, to place the suffrage materials in historical context the collection also includes pre-suffrage treatise on women's rights and legal documents dating to the 16th century as well as materials related to post-suffrage efforts (1921-2000) to pass the ERA, the formation of N.O.W., the women's liberation movement, and the Pro-Choice movement.
 
  Identifier:   ms3071  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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18 Title:   Camp and Keeler families papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Keeler family  
  Dates:   1817-1967  
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The collection consists of correspondence (from George H. Keeler, Milton and Louise Keeler, et al), diaries, documents, ledgers, journals, scrapbooks, sheet music, broadsides, newspapers, musical manuscripts, postage stamps, postcards, books on local history, photographs and other related printed ephemera spanning dates from 1817 to the 1960s. The documents mostly relate to the families of George King Camp and George H. Keeler; included are an appointment as Postmaster of Marietta (signed by William Howard Taft, 1910), Cobb County land deeds, Confederate bonds, and receipts. Photographs include a record of Sarah Atwood Camp's travels via steamship; an album of albumen photographs of Florida, Jamaica, St. Lucia, Martinique, Antiqua, St. Thomas, Puerto Rico, and Cuba; and daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, cartes-de-visite, and tintypes of family members.
 
  Identifier:   ms3374  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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