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101 Title:   Margaret Mitchell letter to James B. Polhill  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949  
  Dates:   1936-1967  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of a letter from Margaret Mitchell to Louisville, Georgia insurance agent James B. Polhill. She is apparently responding to a piece of fan mail he sent previously. She responds his request for an autograph and his comparison of her to "Miss Melly" (referring to Melanie Hamilton Wilkes from Gone with the Wind). Accompanying this letter is a follow up letter from Polhill thanking her for her generosity. Also included is a newspaper clipping from 1967 August 31 entitled "Louisville's Polhill Has Devoted Life to CSRA [Central Savannah River Area] Growth".
 
  Identifier:   ms3911  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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102 Title:   Letters regarding Georgia convict labor  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Park, Robert Emory, -1909  
  Dates:   1897, 1901  
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This collection contains two letters regarding the use of convicts for labor. One letter describes a prisoner, Floyd Clements, working out his sentence in the household for J.L. Roberston. The other letter is a petition from Robert E. Park to the Georgia State Legislature making the case for using convicts to dig canals to drain the swamps of Southern Georgia in order to create farm land.
 
  Identifier:   ms4007  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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103 Title:   Harry Crews letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Crews, Harry, 1935-2012  
  Dates:   1958-1969  
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This collection contains five letters from Harry Crews to a former girlfriend, four letters are dated 1958, and one is from 1969.
 
  Identifier:   ms4015  
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104 Title:   J. Henshaw letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Henshaw, J.  
  Dates:   1787  
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The J. Henshaw letter collection is a single piece of correspondence regarding Point Peter, Georgia, located near St. Mary's, Georgia, and the conditions there. Unhealthy marshes and the sicknesses and death of local individuals is discussed. This area was later the site of a fort built in 1795 that was later burned by the British after the War of 1812.
 
  Identifier:   ms4020  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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105 Title:   Charles G. Dow letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Dow, Charles G.  
  Dates:   1837 March 19  
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The Charles G. Dow letter collection consists of a letter from Charles to his father Dr. Jabez Dow, of Dover, New Hampshire, regarding his recent arrival to Augusta, Georgia in 1837.
 
  Identifier:   ms4022  
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106 Title:   R. Wayne Reynolds Korean War letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Reynolds, R. Wayne, 1924-1995  
  Dates:   1951-1952  
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The collection consists of correspondence from Lieutenant R. W. Reynolds to his wife, Mary Lou Reynolds, while serving in the Korean War (January 1951, August 1951-June 1952). Letters mention Reynolds' activities on the frontline, military life, and time spent in Japan. Excerpt from a letter dated October 10, 1951: "I picked up a poor little soul yesterday that had his eye shot out … I got him back to the aid station on my tank...don't know how many Chinese we did kill."
 
  Identifier:   ms4030  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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107 Title:   Hamilton Basso letter to Lester C. Walker  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Basso, Hamilton, 1904-1964  
  Dates:   1948 June 11  
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The collection consists of one typewritten letter: dated Westport, Connecticut, June 11, 1948, "Dear Mr. Walker," signed "Hamilton Basso," regarding Charles Prendergast, Maurice Prendergast, and some other people that Walker might want to talk to.
 
  Identifier:   ms410  
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108 Title:   John C. Rankin letter to Benjamin Williamson  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rankin, John C. (John Chambers), 1847-1903  
  Dates:   1879  
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This collection contains a letter from John C. Rankin, Jr., the president of the New Jersey State Board of Education, to Benjamin Williamson regarding a special committee looking into recovery state educational funds.
 
  Identifier:   ms4142  
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109 Title:   Louis James Block letter to William Winter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Block, Louis James, 1851-1927  
  Dates:   1909 May 25  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Chicago, May 25, 1909, to William Winter, signed Louis J. Block. The letter was found in the author's presentation copy of The World's triumph, published by Lippincott, 1909. The World's triumph, by Louis James Block, call number is PS1103.B75 W6.
 
  Identifier:   ms417  
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110 Title:   Oliver B. Boddie letter to Dr. Sydney Smith  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Boddie, Oliver B.  
  Dates:   1847 September 25  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Athens, Georgia, September 25, 1847, "Dear Uncle," signed "Oliver B. Boddie," regarding a check and arriving in Dayton, Ohio by the middle of November.
 
  Identifier:   ms421  
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111 Title:   Dusenbury and Sperry families papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Sperry, Catharine Dusenbury, 1825-1896  
  Dates:   1843-1860  
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Collection consists of correspondence, poems, and essays. The majority of the correspondence is to and from both the Dusenbury (sometimes spelled Dusenberry) and the Sperry families, with most letters going to Catherine Dusenbury Sperry and Zina B. Sperry. Folder 1 contains the transcriptions of four of the letters.
 
  Identifier:   ms4264  
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112 Title:   Elijah A. Brown papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Speer, William, 1822-1904  
  Dates:   1879  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Athens, July 27, 1879, to "My dear Elijah," signed "Eustace W. Speer," regarding Speer's having received Brown's speech. Brown's speech, True Manliness, is also included in the collection.
 
  Identifier:   ms427  
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113 Title:   John Calhoun letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Calhoun, John  
  Dates:   1846 February 4  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Columbus, February 4, 1846, "Dear Sirs," (Messrs. John P. Savage, Francis P. Stubbs, and John Boozer of Oglethorpe University at Milledgeville, Georgia), regarding the Phi Delta Society.
 
  Identifier:   ms433  
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114 Title:   Jean Charlot letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Charlot, Jean, 1898-1979  
  Dates:   1944 October 1, November 13  
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The collection consists of two typed letters: dated October 1, 1944, Northampton, Massachusetts, "Dear Mrs. Cumming," signed "Jean C.;" dated November 13, 1944, Northampton, Massachusetts, "Dear Mrs. Cumming," signed "Jean Charlot." Both letters concern Charlot's book, Charlot Murals in Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms436  
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115 Title:   Francis R. Goulding letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Goulding, F. R. (Francis Robert), 1810-1881  
  Dates:   1834-1876  
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The collection consists of correspondence from F. R. Goulding to family members dating 1834-1876. Correspondence regards Goulding's health and daily activities, and family news. The collection also consists of one letter to F. R. Goulding from his brother, E. R. Goulding, and one letter signed "Your wife," containing sad news.
 
  Identifier:   ms489  
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116 Title:   J.T. Holleman letter to Louis S. Moore  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Holleman, J. T.  
  Dates:   1925 September 10  
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The collection consists of one typed letter on The Southern Mortgage Company, Atlanta, Georgia letterhead: dated September 10, 1925, to "Mr. Louis S. Moore, Thomasville, Georgia," signed "J. T. Holleman, President," regarding Moore's request for a copy of an article Holleman wrote. Holleman includes a copy of the article with the letter, and promises to send a copy of another pamphlet if he can obtain it. Land Title Conditions in Georgia, the article Holleman included with the letter, has been cataloged and is located in Special Collections, call number Ga Room HD1206.U6 G45.
 
  Identifier:   ms523  
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117 Title:   B. H. Hill letter to J. C. C. Black  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hill, Benjamin Harvey, Jr.  
  Dates:   1892 November 10  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Atlanta, Georgia, November 10, 1892, to J. C. C. Black, Augusta, Georgia, signed B. H. Hill, regarding Black's election to public office.
 
  Identifier:   ms544  
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118 Title:   Rush family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rush family  
  Dates:   1858-1959  
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The collection consists of George W. Rush's autograph album from the University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, in which classmates wrote various messages, 1858-1861; photostat of an 1860 letter addressed to Mr. G. W. Rush, from University Chancellor Andrew A. Lipscomb; photostats of an 1860 University of Georgia commencement program and an 1859 prize declamation. Also included is a biographical sketch (from Encyclopedia of Biography) of Rush's nephew, George Rush Franklin, and a typewritten letter dated September 14, 1959, explaining the sketch; and an article on Rush's niece, Desiree Franklin, United Daughters of the Confederacy president in 1952.
 
  Identifier:   ms549  
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119 Title:   John M. Scott papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Scott, John M.  
  Dates:   1853-1856  
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The collection consists of correspondence to John M. Scott from 1853-1856. Correspondence pertains to business matters (requests for deeds, collection of notes or rent); politics, including information on the American Party; people running for various offices; political favors; and the death of John M. Scott's brother, William.
 
  Identifier:   ms553  
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120 Title:   Eleanor Tschudi papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Davis family  
  Dates:   1887-1896, circa 1900  
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The collection consists of correspondence written to and by Eleanor B. Tshudi: Dated Beauvoir House, January 21, 1888, to Miss. Tschudi, from Varina Howell Davis, regarding a lock of Jefferson Davis' hair Miss Tschudi has requested; dated Lexington, South Carolina, January 20, 1896, "My dear Ellie," signed "E.V.B.", regarding weather, illnesses, people in Athens; undated, to Stern Brothers, signed E. B. Tschudi, ordering various items of clothing from catalog. Miscellaneous items included are a receipted bill to Miss E. B. Tschudi from the Decorative Art Society (dated March 7, 1890), pressed flower labeled "From Miss Winnie Davis, Nov. 1887," advertisement and brochure entitled The Churchman. Items related to Emmanuel Church Sunday School and Union Baptist Institute are now located in Vertical Files.
 
  Identifier:   ms567  
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