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1 Title:   Richmond County (Ga.) warrant  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Richmond County (Ga.)  
  Dates:   1827 May 3  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of a Richmond County, Georgia warrant to apprehend three men in the Milledgeville Road area for gambling with cards and swindling travelers out of their horses.
 
  Identifier:   ms3588  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Franklin County, Georgia legal records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Georgia. Inferior Court (Franklin County)  
  Dates:   1812-1857  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of one bound volume of handwritten legal records from the Inferior Court of Franklin County, Georgia, dating 1812-1857. The volume was used as a scrapbook and many of the pages have been clipped or are missing.
 
  Identifier:   ms1477  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Warrant for convict William Jackson  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1748 January 15  
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The collection consists of a writ from King George the Second commanding that William Jackson be convicted for debt.
 
  Identifier:   ms3619  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   John MacPherson Berrien letters to Littleton W. Tazewell  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Berrien, John MacPherson, 1781-1856  
  Dates:   1825-1849  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of five letters from John MacPherson Berrien to Littleton W. Tazewell from 1825-1849. Correspondence regards U.S. politics, congressional matters, and George Healy. Also included are two summonses signed by Berrien as Chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary of the Senate of the United States. The summonses, dated January 16, 1845, are addressed to the Marshall of the United States for the Southern District of New York; and Abraham Asten, Jesse Oakley, Andrew Warner, and James W. Metcalf.
 
  Identifier:   ms784a  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Chatham County road book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Chatham County (Ga.)  
  Dates:   1906-1976  
  Contents:  
Sixty-nine road maps from Chatham County, Georgia. Notes regarding the geographical location, creation, and dissolution of roads included.
 
  Identifier:   ms4395  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Attorneys Barrow and Thomas document book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Thomas, George Dudley, 1857-1895  
  Dates:   1892-1893  
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Volume labelled "No. 2 Document Book. From Jan. 1, 1892 to Nov. 27, 1893. Barrow & Thomas." This document-book contains carbon copies of legal documents from the practice of Middleton Pope Barrow and George Dudley Thomas, Athens, Georgia. Many of the documents deal with the transfer, sale, or lease of land in Athens.
 
  Identifier:   ms103  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Yazoo land sale documents  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Greenleaf, James, active 1796  
  Dates:   1796-1797  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of three legal documents pertaining to payments by Zachariah Cox to James Greenleaf for Georgia and Tennessee land transactions through the Georgia Land Company relating to the Yazoo land fraud.
 
  Identifier:   ms1380  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Laws vs. Parker legal document  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Florida. Circuit Court (7th Circuit)  
  Dates:   1908 April  
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The collection consists of a legal document declaring that P.D. Parker and the Volusia Lumber and Naval Stores Company must pay William Laws for damages (with interest). The document is dated April 1908, Circuit Court, Seventh Judicial Circuit of Florida, Volusia County.
 
  Identifier:   ms1670  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Richard M. Johnston legal document  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898  
  Dates:   1859  
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The collection consists of a legal document transferring property from Richard M. Johnston of Hancock County, Georgia, to Willie Edwards Bonner. Property includes "a negro woman" and her children, piano, spectacles, and other personal items.
 
  Identifier:   ms2391  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   James H. Carter papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Carter, James H. (James Henry), 1822?-  
  Dates:   1853-1861, 1889  
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The collection consists of correspondence, receipts, promissory notes and legal documents of James H. Carter from 1853-1861, and 1889. Several letters are from various law firms who are collecting debts for Carter. In a letter dated December 26, 1860, Savannah, James H. Carter is introduced as "Druggist of this city who is on his way to Texas."
 
  Identifier:   ms3044  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Harrison-Condit family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Harrison family  
  Dates:   1799-1900  
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The collection consists of correspondence, genealogies, and documents relating to the Harrison and Condit families of New Jersey. Papers include estate settlements, warranty deeds, bankruptcy discharges, debt bonds, mineral rights indentures, receipts for payment, and additional legal judgements from the county of Essex, New Jersey.
 
  Identifier:   ms3504  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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12 Title:   Robert Toombs order and Alfred Colquitt letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Colquitt, Alfred Holt, 1829-1894  
  Dates:   1838, 1886  
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This collection contains a legal order and engraved portrait of Robert Toombs, and a letter from Alfred Colquitt to John E. Brown and an engraved portrait of Colquitt.
 
  Identifier:   ms4305  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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13 Title:   McIntosh County, Georgia bill of exceptions  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Georgia. Supreme Court  
  Dates:   1848  
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A bill of exceptions in the Supreme Court of Georgia, at Savannah, January Term, 1848, for the recovery of three African American enslaved people "named Judy, Bella, and John her son...that were the property of Ann Cunningham," in the case Ann Grigg vs. Charles Spalding.
 
  Identifier:   ms2198  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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14 Title:   Noble Wimberly Jones petition  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Howly, J.  
  Dates:   1778  
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The collection consists of a petition of Noble Wimberly Jones to the Honourable George Walton of Chatham County, Georgia, that a suit is brought against Thomas Gibbons, Sr. for lack of payment to Jones.
 
  Identifier:   ms2322  
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15 Title:   Lewis LeConte collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   LeConte, Lewis  
  Dates:   1848-1849  
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The collection consists of a Georgia Railroad & Banking Company stock share, a petition on behalf of Sarah E. Nisbet, now Mrs. Martin L. Smith, and a notice of appointment of "Louis Le conte [sic] and "Thomas C. Nisbet" as attorneys for "Sarah E. Smith [formerly Sarah E. Nisbet]."
 
  Identifier:   ms2795  
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16 Title:   Edwin R. Alberti papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Alberti, Edwin R., -1862?  
  Dates:   1819-1863  
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The collection consists of military papers, legal documents, and letters, pertaining to several aspects of the life and work of Edwin R. Alberti, from 1819 to 1863. Military papers include a special order for a furlough, orders to appear for a Court of Inquiry, an order signed by President John Quincy Adams' restoring Alberti to active duty after an inquiry into alleged misconduct, and acceptance of Alberti's resignation from the 4th Artillery. There are numerous Chattel mortgages, bills of sale, and deeds of gift for named enslaved women, men, and children, and legal papers regarding the distribution of people enslaved to heirs of Henry R. Sadler. The collection also consists of papers relating to the sloop B.S. Newcomb.
 
  Identifier:   ms3218  
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17 Title:   John Forsyth papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Forsyth, John, 1780-1841  
  Dates:   1824-1839  
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The collection consists of correspondence from John Forsyth executing his duties as Secretary of State: dated December 30, 1834, to "Consul of the United States at Port Au Prince," concerning a leave of absence for a consul in Haiti; dated July 6, 1838, "Thomas Jefferson Smith, appointed Consul of the United States for the Port of Cette, France;" dated October 19, 1839, "Hoyt, Collector of Customs, New York," authorizing payment to "George Grismold" as a share of claims made against the Dutch government. Other items included in the collection are autographs and sentiments from Forsyth, a legal document attesting to a constituent's residency in Georgia, and a third person letter to Gales & Seaton in Washington, D.C., asking them to make a correction to their reporting of his participation in a U.S. House of Representatives debate.
 
  Identifier:   ms3453  
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18 Title:   Thomas L. Snead papers concerning Georgia bonds  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Snead, Thomas L. (Thomas Lowndes), 1828-1890  
  Dates:   1871-1882  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of documents attempting to collect interest on discredited Georgia bonds dating 1871-1877. Commencing with two correspondences (March 19 and 25, 1872), one on Executive Department letterhead and the other signed by Georgia Secretary of State David G. Cotting, engaging Thomas L. Snead to act in its behalf on the matter. Of particular interest are drafts for legal documents by Snead, relating to various aspects of his work on the case, Western Union telegraphs, three from Gov. James M. Smith, instructing Snead and forwarding payment for services, and example of Snead's printed letter informing potential clients that he has completed work with the "Public debt of Georgia." The collection also includes two related newspaper clippings, and correspondence signed by E.A. Fletcher from Brunswick, Georgia, outlining various details of railroad bonds held by "J. Milbank and Pierpont Morgan."
 
  Identifier:   ms3454  
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19 Title:   Lumpkin County gold mining court case documents  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Sims, Henry L.  
  Dates:   1847  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of two legal documents prepared and signed by Henry L. Sims, in Lumpkin Superior Court, 1847, involving a possible gold scam in Lumpkin County, Georgia. Johnson Ledbetter sued Martin Roberts, Jeptha Scott, and Jonas Bedford, charging them with a conspiracy to sell him land in Lumpkin County that included gold deposits when they knew there were none. The documents include Scott's answer, disavowing all knowledge to the specifics of Ledbetter's charges, and an interrogatory from Sims to a witness, asking for information concerning gold mining activity on the land, and with Ledbetter's counter-interrogatories appended.
 
  Identifier:   ms3458  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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20 Title:   Oversize images collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett Library  
  Dates:   1700-1999  
  Contents:  
This collection consists of oversized historical images. Most of them are from the United States and Georgia, but there are also a few from Europe, such as images of French Cathedrals and British ships.
 
  Identifier:   ms3666  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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