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21 Title:   Herschel Vespasian Johnson letter to Jefferson Davis  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Johnson, Herschel V. (Herschel Vespasian), 1812-1880  
  Dates:   1863 December 11  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of one letter: dated C.S. Senate, December 11, 1863, to "Mr. President," (Jefferson Davis), regarding the importance of Richmond, Virginia and Northwest Georgia to the Confederacy and the need to defend these areas at all costs.
 
  Identifier:   ms1569  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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22 Title:   Benjamin Taliaferro letter to John Milledge  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Taliaferro, Benjamin, 1750-1821  
  Dates:   1800 April 7  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of one letter (and transcript of letter): dated Philadelphia, April 7, 1800, to "John Milledge, Augusta, Georgia," signed "Ben Taliaferro," regarding routine matters and a request from Milledge concerning a land grant for Abraham Harmon.
 
  Identifier:   ms1625  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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23 Title:   Alexander Hamilton Stephens letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883  
  Dates:   1875 April 7  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of one letter regarding the loss of Stephens' papers during the war.
 
  Identifier:   ms2146  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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24 Title:   Charles Colcock Jones, Jr. letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Jones, Charles C. (Charles Colcock), 1831-1893  
  Dates:   1862-1890  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of correspondence of approximately 70 members of the former Confederate Congress to Charles Colcock Jones, Jr. regarding when they took their seat in Congress and how long they served. Some responses add a few other details.
 
  Identifier:   ms2389  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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25 Title:   Robert Toombs letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885  
  Dates:   1855, 1872  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of two letters: dated Roanoke, Georgia, November 20, 1855, signed "R. Toombs," regarding elections; dated Washington, Georgia, February 15, 1872, "My dear Sir," signed "R. Toombs," regarding Toombs' visit to Atlanta.
 
  Identifier:   ms2412  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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26 Title:   Alexander H. Stephens letters to J. Glancy Jones  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883  
  Dates:   1868, 1871-1872  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of five letters from Alexander H. Stephens to J. Glancy Jones of Reading, Pennsylvania that discusses national politics, including Chief Justice Salmon Chase's political views, a resolution passed by Pennsylvania Democrats endorsing the Reconstruction amendments, and the 1872 presidential election.
 
  Identifier:   ms2501  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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27 Title:   Erskine Caldwell letters to his editors  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987  
  Dates:   1952-1960  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of correspondence from Erskine Caldwell to his editors (1952-1960). Correspondence regard travel plans, Caldwell's novels and current projects. In a letter to Arthur H. Thornhill from Victor Webright, dated February 16, 1953, Weybright critisizes Caldwell's The Bastard, and writes that it should not be released at this time.
 
  Identifier:   ms2557  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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28 Title:   Travers W. Paine, III collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rivers, Eurith Dickinson, 1895-1967  
  Dates:   1878-1937  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of 2 letters from Alexander H. Stephens to Paul Hayne, a telegram from Governor E. D. Rivers to Richard Reid about an upcoming football game, and various material concerning Richard Reid.
 
  Identifier:   ms4052  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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29 Title:   John M. Slaton letters to Major W. F. Slaton (copies)  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Slaton, John M.  
  Dates:   1883, 1886  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of two letters: dated Athens, Georgia, October 4, 1883, "Dear Father," from "J. M. Slaton," regarding Slaton's living arrangements and dormitories at the University of Georgia (typewritten copy); dated Athens, Georgia, March 7, 1886, "Major W. F. Slaton," signed "John M. Slaton," regarding the University of Georgia (photocopy).
 
  Identifier:   ms557  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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30 Title:   William Bacon Stevens letter to Governor George Towns  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stevens, William Bacon, 1815-1887  
  Dates:   1848 May 10  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of one letter: dated Athens, May 10, 1848, "Dear Sir" [Governor George Towns], from William Bacon Stevens, regarding the appointment of a Board of Visitors for the University of Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms574  
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31 Title:   John MacPherson Berrien letters to Littleton W. Tazewell  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Berrien, John MacPherson, 1781-1856  
  Dates:   1825-1849  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of five letters from John MacPherson Berrien to Littleton W. Tazewell from 1825-1849. Correspondence regards U.S. politics, congressional matters, and George Healy. Also included are two summonses signed by Berrien as Chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary of the Senate of the United States. The summonses, dated January 16, 1845, are addressed to the Marshall of the United States for the Southern District of New York; and Abraham Asten, Jesse Oakley, Andrew Warner, and James W. Metcalf.
 
  Identifier:   ms784a  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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32 Title:   Erskine Caldwell letter and Girl With Figurines typescript  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987  
  Dates:   20th century  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of two items: a typewritten manuscript titled Girl With Figurines, by Erskine Caldwell, autographed by Caldwell at the end; a typewritten letter dated September 9, 1968, "Dear Hoke Norris," signed "Erskine Caldwell," regarding Norris' review of Summertime Island.
 
  Identifier:   ms885  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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33 Title:   Ilah Dunlap Little estate ledger  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1957-1979  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of a ledger containing deposits and debits from the estate of Ilah Little Dunlap from 1957-1965, and significant notation about furniture and furnishing of the Ilah Little Dunlap memorial rooms. The collection also contains photocopies of a typewritten letter from Calder Payne to Bob, dated October 24, 1979; and a list of wedding presents received when Ilah married John Dozier Little.
 
  Identifier:   ms3677  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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34 Title:   Albert Einstein letter to John Galambos  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955  
  Dates:   1946 February 5  
  Contents:  
A letter (typed, in German, signed) written by Albert Einstein dated February 5, 1946 with accompanying mailing envelope. In the letter, Einstein is conferring with John Galambos about prospects for obtaining a scholarship to medical school.
 
  Identifier:   ms2953  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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35 Title:   David Jackson Bailey papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Bailey, David Jackson, 1812-1897  
  Dates:   1860-1925  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of papers concerning the formation of the 30th Georgia Infantry, of which David Jackson Bailey was Colonel, from 1860-1865. Some correspondence regards supply and medical matters; and a letter to Bailey from his father regards the health of family members. A chunk of printed material at the end of the collection regards William Joseph Simmons and the Ku Klux Klan.
 
  Identifier:   ms1661  
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36 Title:   Charles A. James Martin family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Martin, Charles A. James  
  Dates:   1864  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of correspondence from Civil War soldiers Charles A.J. Martin, James K. Polk Martin, and probable cousin H.L.G. Whitaker, while serving in the 29th Georgia Infantry Regiment in 1864. Letters are mostly written during the Atlanta Campaign, except for one, from James Polk while he was in a hospital in Alabama. The letters contain some comments on fighting, but the soldiers mainly discuss their fears of dying and concern for friends and family in the war and at home. Typed transcriptions are available for most of the letters.
 
  Identifier:   ms2738  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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37 Title:   Flora Prince research notes on Matt Crim  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Prince, Flora  
  Dates:   1972-1974  
  Contents:  
The collection documents the research Flora Prince collected relating to Matt Crim. The research includes copies of correspondence from Flora Prince to newspapers, State agencies, archives and libraries throughout the United States and Germany, attempting to collect information on Matt Crim, along with some responses from the agencies. Research notes also include bibliographical references, and documentation of conversations and family members.
 
  Identifier:   ms2419  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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38 Title:   John C. Hart collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hart, John C.  
  Dates:   1874-1954  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of three photographs: John C. Hart as a student at University of Georgia, undated; S.G. McClendon, Pleasant Stovall, John C. Hart, William Fleming, and Frank Clarke, "Editors of college paper, 1875"; and reunion picture of the Class of 1875, circa 1900? Also included is Hart's Demosthenian medal (located in inner vault); a thank you letter dated January 5, 1906, from John C. Hart to Judge J. H. Lumpkin; explanatory letter from Dr. E. M. Coulter, dated May 19, 1954; and photocopy of a newspaper article describing the donation.
 
  Identifier:   ms500  
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39 Title:   Samuel Meeker letter to General James Winchester  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Meeker, Samuel, 1763-1832  
  Dates:   1804 December 27  
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The collection consists of a letter from Samuel Meeker writing from Philadelphia on 27 December 1804 to General James Winchester of Cragfont, Tennessee. The letter discusses slaves and their possible sale in New Orleans. The list of enslaved mentioned in the letter unfortunately is not present. However, Meeker goes on to mention aspects of shipping and overseas trade.
 
  Identifier:   ms1271  
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40 Title:   John Clark letter to the Governor of Alabama William Wyatt Bibb  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Clark, John, 1766-1832  
  Dates:   1819 November 22  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of one letter to the Governor of Alabama William Wyatt Bibb, regarding the apprehension and return of a "negro man slave, property of Theoderick Montfort of [the] County of Putnam." "I do hereby demand of your Excellency that the said Gideon Berry, may be apprehended and delivered up to James Whitfield and Lewis Hayward, or either of them, .... in order that he may undergo a further trial for the offence with which he has been found guilty."
 
  Identifier:   ms2469  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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