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1 Title:   A map of the Georgia Rail Road and the several lines of rail road connecting with it  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Thomson, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1808-1874  
  Dates:   1839  
note "The Georgia Rail-Road extends from Augusta Geo. The head of navigation on the Savannah River to the Western and Atlantic Rail-Road -- which it joins -- near Decatur. Length 165 miles. Length of W & A R.R. 130 miles making the total distance from the navigable waters of the Atlantic to those of the Mississippi 295 miles. The greatest rise on this route is 36 feet per mile and no stationary power required on the whole line"; Relief by hachures; Probably made to accompany Report of the Engineer in Chief, May 13, 1839. Created by Act of December 21, 1836 ; This copy has penned notes and colored lines indicating steamboat routes and railroads finished, in progress, and projected; Publication: [Philadelphia] : s.n.
  Identifier:   hmap1839t4  
  Repository:   Hargrett Map Collection  
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2 Title:   John C. Reese Collection of Joseph M. Brown Materials  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Reese, John C.  
  Dates:   1913-1914  
This is a collection of materials relating to Joseph M. Brown that were collected by John C. Reese from 1913 to 1914. It includes a handwritten commentary on Georgia politics, from 1914, by Georgia Governor Joseph M. Brown to his friend John C. Reese. The collection also includes several newspaper clippings concerning Governor Brown and a handwritten press release relating to Brown's candidacy against Senator Hoke Smith.
  Identifier:   RBRL/128/JCR  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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