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1 Title:   Mary Lamar Cobb account book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cobb, Mary Ann Lamar, 1818-1889  
  Dates:   1850-1859  
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The collection consists of one account book containing handwritten entries dating 1850-1858. The book documents purchases of wood, hours worked by Mr. Gallagher (gardener to Governor Howell Cobb), and several purchases made by Mary Cobb.
 
  Identifier:   ms449  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Middle Georgia Horticultural Society minute book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Middle Georgia Horticultural Society  
  Dates:   1887-1890  
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The collection consists of a minute book containing the constitution, by-laws, members and officers list, and minutes of the Middle Georgia Horticultural Society from 1887-1890. Minutes are handwritten and in newspaper clippings, and discuss growing of fruit, flowers, and vegetables. Minutes of February 12, 1889 discuss the society's attempts to get the Georgia Experiment Station to locate in Spalding County.
 
  Identifier:   ms3295  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Claude A. Black papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Black, Claude A. (Claude Aubrey), 1903-1986  
  Dates:   1965-1985  
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This collection contains research notes, correspondence, printed material relating to the gardens, the Lecontes, garden club activities, and Black's efforts at conservation.
 
  Identifier:   ms2473  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   James Pleasants Waddel diary  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Waddell, James Pleasants, 1801-1867  
  Dates:   1845-1847  
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The diary of James Pleasants Waddell with entries from September 1845-October 1847. Entries include temperature readings for morning, noon, and evening along with weather conditions and details of daily life in Athens, Georgia. Waddel discussed family, friends, University of Georgia personnel and students, what he was reading, and plantings in his garden or greenhouse.
 
  Identifier:   ms102  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Malthus Augustus Ward notebooks  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Ward, Malthus A. (Malthus Augustus), 1794-1863  
  Dates:   1814-1860  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of fourteen notebooks of Malthus Augustus Ward from 1814-1860. The notebooks contain lectures on medicine, physiology, chemistry, and botany; notes on surgery, drugs and dentition, manners and mores, horticulture, and botany; plans of gardens; and descriptions of plants, shrubs, trees, and flowers.
 
  Identifier:   ms51  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Cherry Laurel Garden Club collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cherry Laurel Garden Club  
  Dates:   1933-2002  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of lists of members and officers, newsletters, correspondence, president's files, minutes , club finances, a working manuscript for the 50th Anniversary Club History, correspondence, photographs from the Christmas party in 1989, newspaper clippings, notes, poetry, photographs from 1978, bank statements, and two scrapbooks from the Cherry Laurel Garden Club. Also included are four scrapbooks from the Marietta Garden Club.
 
  Identifier:   ms3175  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Lucy O. Woodall Nicholson papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Nicholson, Lucy O. Woodall  
  Dates:   1862-1968  
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The collection consists of correspondence, ledgers, photographs, recipes, legal documents, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, etc, related to Lucy Nicholson. Part of the correspondence is from the Sibley family. Other documents relate to the Sibley family, Madison G. Nicholson, and the Ladies Garden Club of Athens. An unidentified account of the Civil War is also included.
 
  Identifier:   ms1892  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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