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81 Title:   James Edward Drake papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mitchell, David Yoakley  
  Dates:   1920-1940  
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This collection contains correspondence and paperwork ragarding his time serving in the U.S. Navy, and his work with the U.S. Border Patrol. Also included is correspondence from his first wife Gladys and friends. Items include documents related to Border Patrol investigations, and immigration policies and procedures printed during the 1930s when the Border Patrol was undegoing s significant expansion.
 
  Identifier:   ms4273  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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82 Title:   Joseph E. Johnston telegram to Howell Cobb  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891  
  Dates:   1865 March 27  
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A telegram sent to General Howell Cobb from General Joseph E. Johnston at Smithfield, Virginia, which instructs Cobb to "select the roads to furnish the iron for repairs of main routes through Georgia." A copy accompanies the original.
 
  Identifier:   ms1034  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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83 Title:   Joseph E. Brown Letter to John B. Campbell  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Brown, Joseph E., (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894  
  Dates:   1860 August 22  
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The collection consists of a letter dated 22 August 1860, from Governor Joseph E. Brown to John B. Campbell, secretary of the Quartermaster Department. The letter concerns the purchase of 250 horse artillery sabre belts, 250 holsters and 150 horse artillery sabres. It also contains personal mention of Mrs. Campbell and her small child who are visiting with the Browns, relaying her messages to her husband.
 
  Identifier:   ms1098  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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84 Title:   Albert B. Saye collection related to the Georgia Constitution  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Saye, Albert Berry  
  Dates:   1973, 1976  
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The collection consists of various stages of Saye's revisions to the state constitution of Georgia and a letter from Governor George Busbee pertaining to the matter under study. Saye's annotations are particularly important to show the emendations and changes he deemed necessary in the reworking of the state constitution.
 
  Identifier:   ms1113  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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85 Title:   Robert Toombs letter to General Gustavus W. Smith  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885  
  Dates:   1865 March 25  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Washington, Georgia, March 25, 1865, "Dear General," signed "R. Toombs," regarding a militia bill, Union operations and strategies, a march to capture Savannah while Sherman is operating outside the state, and the ousting of President Jefferson Davis to save the Confederacy.
 
  Identifier:   ms1163  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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86 Title:   Benjamin Harvey Hill letter to J. H. Scott  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hill, Benjamin H. (Benjamin Harvey), 1823-1882  
  Dates:   1862 December 24  
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A letter written by Benjamin Harvey Hill to J. H. Scott on 24 December 1862 from his home in LaGrange, Georgia. Hill describes the settling of the estate of N. Tompkins and other financial arrangements noting that "I should like to pay it by or before 1st Jany as by the 8 of that month I leave for Richmond."
 
  Identifier:   ms1405  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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87 Title:   Mark A. Cooper letters to Emily Branham  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cooper, Mark A. (Mark Anthony), 1800-1885  
  Dates:   1854-1855  
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The collection consists of three letters and one envelope from Mark A. Cooper (1800-1885) of Etowah, Georgia, to his sister Mrs. Emily Branham of Eatonton, Georgia. The letters, dated December 27, 1854, March 3, 1855, and July 18, 1855, discuss family matters, problems, and business transactions as Cooper seeks to straighten out some family difficulties. The envelope bears a fine embossment advertising Cooper's manufactory.
 
  Identifier:   ms1446  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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88 Title:   Yazoo Land Fraud document  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Randolph, Edmund, 1753-1813  
  Dates:   1795 March 3, 1795 July 28  
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The collection consists of two documents related to the Yazoo Land Fraud. The first piece, dated March 3, 1795, is the enrolled copy of the congressional resolution authorizing "that the President of the United States be, and hereby is requested to give directions to the Attorney General, to collect, digest, report to the next Congress, the Charters, treaties and other documents relative to, and explanatory of the title to the land situate in the south-western parts of the United States, and claimed by certain companies, under a law of the State of Georgia...". Accompanying it is a manuscript circular letter dated July 28, 1795, signed by Edmund Randolph as Secretary of State to Thomas Pinckney, Minister Plenipotentiary in London discussing the resolution.
 
  Identifier:   ms1457  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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89 Title:   James Stewart letter to Patrick Hues Mell  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stewart, James, 1793-1870  
  Dates:   1859 August 26  
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Letter dated August 26, 1859, Macon, written to P. H. Mell from James Stewart. Stewart is contemplating doing a series of sermons of various denominations of Georgia. These, along with a portrait of the author, will be published in the "Georgia Pulpit." Stewart wants Mell to send a sermon along with an ambrotype for publication. Stewart wants to change the purpose and name of the "Southern Methodist" and the "Georgia Pulpit" will be its successor.
 
  Identifier:   ms1312  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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90 Title:   Stegeman-Willingham collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stegeman, John F.  
  Dates:   1900-1983  
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The collection consists of photographs and correspondence related to John Stegeman and Robert "Skeet" Willingham's book Touchdown: a pictorial history of the Georgia Bulldogs.
 
  Identifier:   ms2493  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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91 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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92 Title:   Alexander Hamilton Stephens letter to R.C. Daniel  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883  
  Dates:   1860 December 14  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Crawfordville, Georgia, December 14, 1860, to "R.C. Daniel," signed "Alexander H. Stephens," regarding the falling prices of slaves and the adverse effect secession will have on this price.
 
  Identifier:   ms3282  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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93 Title:   John Clark family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Clark family  
  Dates:   1826-1862  
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The collection consists of papers relating to the settlement of John Clark's estate and the activities of his heirs from 1826-1862. The papers include inventories of property, deeds, plat maps, correspondence, and copies of court records. The materials mainly document land transfers and land claims in Florida often with the St. Andrews & Chipola Canal & Railroad Company. Correspondents include Ann Clark Campbell, John W. Campbell, Richard H. Long, and Thomas Baltzell. The collection included a broadside, Pensacola Gazette Extra Saturday, BRO 1826 P4, which has been added to the broadside collection.
 
  Identifier:   ms547  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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94 Title:   Sidney Lanier letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881  
  Dates:   1879 December 5 and circa 1924  
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The collection consists of a reproduction of a copy of the remarks of Sidney Lanier, at the meeting of the Macon Bar Association (undated) to receive the resolutions of the committee upon the death of Judge E. A. Nisbet, and two explanatory notes. Accompanying glossy print of a portrait of Judge Nisbet has been relocated to the Georgia Photograph File, ms3705. The collection also includes one sheet of paper with the word "Clover" and Lanier's address, and one letter from Sidney Lanier to William F. Gable, 533 Penn St., Reading, Pa., dated December 5, 1879. Lanier provides Gable with the address of a photographer in Baltimore, Maryland.
 
  Identifier:   ms646  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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95 Title:   Clarence L. Jordan papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Jordan, Clarence  
  Dates:   1920-1970  
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The collection consists of letters, pictures, clippings, manuscripts, programs, printed materials, notes, file cards, and other materials concerning the life, career, and writings of the late Dr. Clarence Leonard Jordan, founder of Koinonia Farms, an agricultural missionary enterprise, and inter-racial community. The early letters, largely from Clarence Jordan to his mother, are most revealing as to the character of the man. The many clippings and printed materials about Clarence Jordan and Koinonia also give insight into the community life, and the programs indicate the wide demand for Dr. Jordan as a speaker. The collection also includes the manuscripts, both written and typed, with annotations and/or corrections and revisions of many of Dr. Jordan's writings, particularly the Cotton Patch versions of the Gospels. The collection is arranged into folders but for the most part it has been described at container level.
 
  Identifier:   ms756  
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96 Title:   Felton family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Felton family  
  Dates:   1835-1930  
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The collection consists of letters to and from Dr. and Mrs. Felton, accounts, programs, invitations, pictures, articles, speeches, sermons, etc. The collection also contains letters with autographs of U.S. Presidents Coolidge, Harding and McKinley, Georgians Thomas W. Hardwick, Joseph E. Brown, Robert Toombs, Tom Watson, James Longstreet, Benjamin Harvey Hill, John B. Gordon, and many others who were interested in politics in Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms82  
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97 Title:   Benjamin Hawkins letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hawkins, Benjamin, 1754-1816  
  Dates:   1800 November 9, 1802 March 21  
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The collection consists of two letters written by Benjamin Hawkins. Dated Fort Williamson, November 9, 1800, for David Henley, the first letter informs Henley of affairs among the Creek Indians and tells of moving his residence to Toolcambatchee, on the Tallapoosa River. Dated Toolcambatchee, Ga., March 21, 1802, to Mr. Joseph Clay, the second letter reports that a conference with the Creeks will be held on May 1st which will be of interest to Georgia and the Indians.
 
  Identifier:   ms943  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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98 Title:   James Oglethorpe letter to Sir John Philipps  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Oglethorpe, James Edward, 1696-1785  
  Dates:   1734 January 16  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Isles of Wight, January 16, 1734, Sir [John Philipps], signed James Oglethorpe. Oglethorpe describes the settling of the Salzburgers in Georgia, and tells of bringing Tomochichi, an Indian chief, and an Indian child the chief claims as his heir, back to England.
 
  Identifier:   ms952  
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99 Title:   Richard Malcolm Johnston letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898  
  Dates:   1858, 1876, 1898  
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The collection consists of three letters from Richard Malcom Johnston: dated Athens, Georgia, September 27, 1858, to "Hon. A. H. Stephens"; dated Waverly, Maryland, March 3, 1876, to Rev. P. H. Mell, regarding the death of Mrs. Hooper Carroll and other personal matters; dated March 2, 1898, to "E. C. Stedman," regarding Stedman's illness and Johnston's hope for an early recovery. Also included is a letter dated Athens, Georgia, March 26, 1876, to "Col. R. M. Johnston," unsigned, regarding the death of Mrs. Carroll.
 
  Identifier:   ms537  
  Repository:   University of Georgia Archives  
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100 Title:   Johnston family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Johnston family  
  Dates:   1836-1862  
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The collection consists of papers of the Malcolm Johnston family. Included are correspondences; two small account books; and Certificate no. 2457, for the purchase of a tract of land in Montgomery, Alabama, by Arthur B. Davis of Muscogee, Georgia. The collection also includes documents concerning enslaved people owned by the Johnston family: bill of sales for a slave received by Richard Johnston; wills of Malcolm Johnston and E. L. Johnston; "List of property belonging to M. Johnston," listing 800 acres of land, and the name, sex, age, and monetary value of enslaved people.
 
  Identifier:   ms1629  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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