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1 Title:   Map of the property of H. S. Welles  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   circa 1871  
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Map of the property of H. S. Welles comprising 131 4/10 acres bounded by the proprietors of the City of Brunswick, lands of A. G. P. Dodge, and the Turtle River. Includes B & A Rail Road, M & B Rail Road, Bay Street, Town Commons, salt marsh. Includes various property lines: line run by Dart and Postell by the deed from the commissioner to John Tiles dated 1798; line run by Dart & Postell between Welles and Town Commons; line run by Wm. Hughes for the Planters Bank of SAvannah October 1852; and line run by William Hughes in January 1857.
 
  Identifier:   hmap1871b6  
  Repository:   Hargrett Map Collection  
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2 Title:   Thomas Spalding survey warrant  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Court of Justice (McIntosh County, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1800 April 7  
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The collection consists of one survey warrant: signed by Roswell King, April 7, 1800, issued to Murdoch McLeod to layout a tract of 250 acres in McIntosh County to Thomas Spalding in lieu of an old warrant.
 
  Identifier:   ms1530  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Cherokee County survey plat  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   McDonald, Charles James, 1793-1860  
  Dates:   1832, 1840  
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A survey plat, dated 10 July 1832, and grant, dated 18 December 1840 and signed by Governor Charles J. McDonald, which represents the tract of land drawn by Henry Potts, Sr., of Riden District, Jackson County, in the Cherokee land lottery and which is situated in the Seventeenth District of the Third Section of Cherokee County.
 
  Identifier:   ms839  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   Effingham County, Georgia documents  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   none  
  Dates:   1800s, after 1947  
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The collection consists of miscellaneous land transactions (plats, surveys) of tracts of land in Effingham County, Georgia. Names on documents include James Bryan, James Dasher, John Exley, David Gugel, John Lucas, and Thomas Polhill. The collection also includes three Stone Mountain medallions.
 
  Identifier:   ms1540  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   James Orr, Sr., land grant and survey  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Georgia. Surveyor General Dept.  
  Dates:   1832 August 15, 1843 June 1  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of two items: a land grant in the 1832 Gold Lottery under Governor Charles J. McDonald, dated June 1, 1843, for 40 acres in 12th District of the 1st Section of Cherokee County, #125; survey of the 40 acres, signed by Surveyor General Alfred M. Horton, August 15, 1832.
 
  Identifier:   ms3014  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Ruth, Paine, and Reaves families papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Paine family  
  Dates:   1893-1995  
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This collection contains the papers of the Ruth, Paine, and Reaves families including correspodence, surveyes, maps, drawings, and records regarding Rufus K. Reaves' land and gold mine in Raburn County, Georgia and Joseph P. Ruth's mine and company, Ruth Locomotive Company, in Denver, Colorado.
 
  Identifier:   ms4275  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   John King land grant  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Niblack, William  
  Dates:   1787 May 7  
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The collection consists of an order to James Finley, surveyor for Camden County, to survey a tract of land of 920 acres for John King, Esq. It is dated May 7, 1787 and signed by Jacob Weed, attested by William Niblack. There is a note on the back reading "Granted."
 
  Identifier:   ms588  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Freeman collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   none  
  Dates:   1802-1920  
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The collection documents the business transactions of the Union City Realty & Trust Co., and Consolidated Trust Co., its owners and major investors: John A. Phillips, J. H. Harris, Ida Harris, Mrs. M. E. Phillips; their creditors, partners, and many legal transactions. It proves an interesting perspective on the founding of Union City by land speculators complete with ad campaign promotions and possibly exploitations. The collection is comprised of correspondence, affidavits, depositions, land grant copies, land surveys, bonds, deeds, abstracts of titles, mortgages, court summons, petitions, settlements, judgements, FiFa's, promissory notes, accounts, receipts, stock certificates, news clippings, business cards, a will and a broadside. The greatest concentration of material is within the 1870-1911 period.
 
  Identifier:   ms954  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Samuel Edward Butler diary  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Butler, Samuel Edward, 1748-1809  
  Dates:   1784-1786  
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The collection consists of the diary of Samuel Edward Butler from 1784-1786. The diary was kept while Butler made trips between Virginia and Georgia. The entries reflect his observations regarding a myriad of topics including farming, hunting, slavery, the aftermath of the American Revolution, and Native Americans. The collection also contains several surveyor's maps of property held by the Butler family in Wilkes County (Ga.).
 
  Identifier:   ms432  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   Fountain family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Fountain family  
  Dates:   1820-1955  
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This collection contains the papers of the Fountain and McCants families of Georgia. A large portion of the collection is comprised of the correspondence and financial records of Jonathan Jackson "Jack" McCants, Sr. (1845-1920) of Butler, Georgia. Also included are land deeds, titles, surveys, recipts, insurance policies, tax information, and printed material from the Fountain and McCants families, as well as a few letters from the McCrary family.
 
  Identifier:   ms4315  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Charles Colcock Jones, Jr. family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Jones family  
  Dates:   circa 1749-1930  
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The collection consists of papers of the Rev. Charles Colcock Jones family of Liberty County, Georgia from ca. 1749-1909. The early letters (1850-1861) are between Charles Colcock Jones and Mary Jones in Liberty County, Georgia and their son, Charles Jr., while at school in Princeton and Harvard and later in Savannah (Ga.) where he set up his law practice. The letters discuss social and family life, plantation life, politics and government, religious philosophies, and events leading up to the Civil War. From 1861-1865, Charles Jr.'s letters chronicle his involvement as an officer in the Chatham Artillery stationed along the Georgia coast near Savannah, then Charleston and James Island (S.C.), and Jacksonville (Fla.). After the war, the personal correspondence is mainly between Charles Jr., his mother Mary Jones, his wife Eva Eve Jones, and his brother Joseph Jones. There is also a smattering of correspondence regarding his law practice. The collection also contains two volumes of letters Eva Eve Jones wrote to family describing her travels through Europe in 1879, manuscripts of Charles Jr.'s writings on Georgia history, Charles Jr.'s speeches including an 1861 speech to the Chatham Artillery, and addresses (1886-1892) he gave before the Confederate Survivors Association. Also included is a copy of the original manuscript for William Bartram's book Observations on the Creek and Cherokee Indians attributed to Ephraim G. Sqier (1821-1888). The manuscript contains tracings of Bartram's drawing of prehistoric mounds, Creek towns, and Cherokee and Creek structures not found in the published work.
 
  Identifier:   ms215  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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