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1 Title:   Archibald Campbell journal of expedition against the Rebels of Georgia  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Campbell, Archibald, Sir, 1739-1791  
  Dates:   1957  
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The collection consists of a bound typescript titled Journal of an Expedition Against the Rebels of Georgia in North America Under the Orders of Archibald Campbell Esquire Lieut. Colol. of His majesty's 71st Regimt. 1778., regarding Campbell's expedition to suppress rebels in Georgia during the Colonial period.
 
  Identifier:   ms3541  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Thomas Joseph Moran Georgia's colonial forts notes  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Moran, Thomas Joseph, 1903-  
  Dates:   before 1982  
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The collection consists of Colonel Moran's notes and the beginning chapters of his manuscript of a book about Georgia's colonial forts. The book was never completed.
 
  Identifier:   ms1799  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   British warrant for payment to James Oglethorpe  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1744 July 5  
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The collection consists of a warrant issued by the British crown to pay James Oglethorpe for services rendered from 1738-1743, dated July 5, 1744.
 
  Identifier:   ms376  
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4 Title:   John Martin Boltzius bill of exchange  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Boltzius, Johann Martin, 1703-1765  
  Dates:   1756 November 1  
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This collection contains a bill of exchange signed by Johann (John) Martin Boltzius of Ebenezer, Georgia authorizing Reverend Thomas Boughton, Secretary to the Society for Promoting Christain Knowledge, to pay Samuel Lloyd 50 pounds sterling.
 
  Identifier:   ms4312  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Dolores Boisfeuillet Floyd typescript  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Floyd, Dolores Boisfeuillet, 1887-1966  
  Dates:   1962  
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The collection consists of a carbon typescript of Little Toona-how-i and His Big Gold Watch, a Story of Colonial Days in Georgia written by Dolores Boisfeuillet Floyd in 1962. Intended for young children, the story deals with relationships between settlers and Native Americans in Colonial Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms978  
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6 Title:   Colonial records of Georgia (index)  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Coleman, Kenneth  
  Dates:   20th century  
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The collection consists of the cards used in indexing volumes I-XVI of the Colonial Records of Georgia, a mammoth work of scholarship begun by Allen D. Candler in the early 20th century. The cards are arranged alphabetically under each number.
 
  Identifier:   ms1630  
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7 Title:   Maps of lands granted in Burke and Jefferson Counties  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Little, Delbert M.  
  Dates:   1755-1797  
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The collection consists of copies of a series of maps of the Louisville and Big Buckhead Creek area of Georgia. The maps were prepared by Delbert M. Little of Boise, Idaho, as part of his research into William Little (1753-1800), member of the Georgia General Assembly and Executive Council, as well as delegate to the state constitutional convention of 1789. The maps are based upon grants and plats in the Georgia Surveyor General Department and plats in the Superior Court of Jefferson County. Locations of some grants is speculative.
 
  Identifier:   ms2175  
  Repository:   Hargrett Map Collection  
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8 Title:   John Perceval (Earl of Egmont) letter to his son  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Perceval, John, Earl, 1683-1748  
  Dates:   1740 August 21  
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This collection contains an unsigned letter from John Perceval, the Lord of Egmont, written to his son Lord Pervecal discussing American affairs and comments regarding the Choctaw Indians (which he calls the "Chickesaw") of the Mississippi delta, and the actions of Governor William Bull of South Carolina, who has asked for extra troops for protection and to support the Choctaws in their wars.
 
  Identifier:   ms3561  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Thomas Revell claim against King George II  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Revell, Thomas  
  Dates:   1748 July 5  
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A claim brought by Thomas Revell against King George II on July 5, 1748. The document sets forth the initial contract responsibilities between Revell and the crown, under which the King bore responsibility for any losses due to pirates, enemies, or the sea. Revell describes the September 1741 attack upon the sloop James Barnes carrying stores intended for General James Oglethorpes' men at Fort Frederica, Georgia and asks for the compensation due him.
 
  Identifier:   ms1429  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   Daughters of American Colonists, Georgia Society records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Daughters of the American Colonists. Georgia Society  
  Dates:   1919-1983  
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The collection consists of minutes, applications for membership, programs, yearbooks, financial records, and scrapbooks. The collection documents the activities of the organization and contains information on Georgia as a colony.
 
  Identifier:   ms2140  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Rodney Baine papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Baine, Rodney M.  
  Dates:   1980-1999  
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The collection consists of papers, notes, microfilm and notecards related to the research for The Papers and Speeches of James Edward Oglethorpe, a book written by Rodney M. Baine. Copies of the book are also included in the collection.
 
  Identifier:   ms3029  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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12 Title:   List of Georgia settlers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Egmont, John Perceval, Earl of, 1711-1770  
  Dates:   circa 1740s  
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The list of settlers is given under two headings: first, those who went from Europe to Georgia at the Trustees' charge and, second, those who went on their own account. The settlers are listed in loose alphabetical order and the entries include information about their age, occupation, date of arrival, land lots, and if they died, quitted, or ran away from the colony.
 
  Identifier:   ms4132  
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13 Title:   Thomas Stephens notebooks  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stephens, Thomas, agent for the people of Georgia  
  Dates:   circa 1736-1742  
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The collection consists of eight small manuscript notebooks attributed to Thomas Stephens; however, the author is unknown. The entries are undated, but were kept during the early years of Georgia's settlement. The writings document the arguments made by the Malcontents against the Georgia Trustees' administration of the colony. Notebooks contain handwritten entries, in pencil with ink overlaid, regarding tariff, slavery, voyages, rum, and the condition of Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms46  
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14 Title:   Kenneth Coleman papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Coleman, Kenneth  
  Dates:   circa 1950s-1960s  
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The collection consists of the typescript; first, second and final draft, footnotes and appendix, and bibliography of "The American Revolution in Georgia" published by the University of Georgia Press in 1958. Also included is the original manuscript of Dr. Coleman's book "Confederate Athens" including his resource notes, correspondence, reproduction of papers in other repositories, printed material, revisions, rough drafts, bibliography, preface and typescript of the complete book. It was published by the University of Georgia Press in 1968. In addition, over 8000 manuscript sheets and cards of notes assembled for the writing of "Georgia Journeys" with Sarah Gober Temple, published in 1961.
 
  Identifier:   ms78  
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15 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  
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16 Title:   Webb Garrison papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000  
  Dates:   1982, 1992  
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The collection consists of materials and correspondence relating to various works by Webb Garrison. Included are an original typescript, a photocopy as circulated for pre-publication appraisal, printer's galleys, page proofs, copies, reviews and appraisals, a manuscript for condensed publications.
 
  Identifier:   ms2348  
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17 Title:   Felix Hargrett collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett, Felix  
  Dates:   1739-1964  
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The collection consists primarily of letters, but also includes reports, petitions, furloughs, receipts, depositions, indentures, court orders, soldier tickets, payrolls, invoices, notes, statements, land orders, and certificates. The collection documents the Colony of Georgia, slavery, the Confederacy, the Civil War, and Reconstruction. There is a large amount of material about the Nitre and Mining Bureau of the Confederacy, Georgia Home Insurance Company, and Nathaniel A. Pratt.
 
  Identifier:   ms302  
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18 Title:   Charles Colcock Jones, Jr. literary and historical manuscripts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Jones, Charles C. (Charles Colcock), 1831-1893  
  Dates:   1867-1889  
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The collection consists of the bound manuscript volumes written by Charles Colcock Jones, Jr., noted Georgia historian and literary figure. Several of the volumes are extra illustrated by Jones. These writings form much of the corpus of Jones' published works and are, for the most part, the author's own final manuscript copies, although there are some corrections and annotations.
 
  Identifier:   ms1066  
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19 Title:   Telamon Cuyler Collection, Series 1. Historical Manuscripts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cuyler, Telamon Cruger Smith, 1873-1951  
  Dates:   1609-1942  
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Series 1. Historical Manuscripts consists of manuscripts relating to Georgia history collected by Telamon Cuyler covering the period 1754-1905. The series includes correspondence; bonds; county records, particularly for Jones County (Ga.); court records; indentures; inventories; land grants; newspaper clippings; and official Georgia government records for the office of the Adjutant General, Comptroller General, Governor, and Treasurer from 1754-1905 (with gaps). Topics documented within the collection include the Georgia militia; the Revolutionary War; Indian affairs in Georgia during the 1830s (particularly treaties); shipping (1770s-1780s); and boundary disputes between Georgia and Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The series also contains administrative records and correspondence pertaining to the activities of the Confederate government and the Georgia military troops during the Civil War. These records include materials of Ira R. Foster (Georgia Quartermaster General), H. H. Waters (Executive Secretary, Dept. of Georgia), Henry C. Wayne (Georgia Adjutant General), and Jared I. Whitaker (Georgia Commissary General).
 
  Identifier:   ms1170.series1  
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20 Title:   Telamon Cuyler Collection, Series 1. Historical Manuscripts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cuyler, Telamon Cruger Smith, 1873-1951  
  Dates:   1609-1942  
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Series 1. Historical Manuscripts consists of manuscripts relating to Georgia history collected by Telamon Cuyler covering the period 1754-1905. The series includes correspondence; bonds; county records, particularly for Jones County (Ga.); court records; indentures; inventories; land grants; newspaper clippings; and official Georgia government records for the office of the Adjutant General, Comptroller General, Governor, and Treasurer from 1754-1905 (with gaps). Topics documented within the collection include the Georgia militia; the Revolutionary War; Indian affairs in Georgia during the 1830s (particularly treaties); shipping (1770s-1780s); and boundary disputes between Georgia and Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The series also contains administrative records and correspondence pertaining to the activities of the Confederate government and the Georgia military troops during the Civil War. These records include materials of Ira R. Foster (Georgia Quartermaster General), H. H. Waters (Executive Secretary, Dept. of Georgia), Henry C. Wayne (Georgia Adjutant General), and Jared I. Whitaker (Georgia Commissary General).
 
  Identifier:   ms1170.series1  
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