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1 Title:   Macon, Georgia drugstore prescriptions  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1870-1879  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of one dis-bound scrapbook containing several thousand prescriptions pasted onto the volume's pages. Some prescriptions are blank. Most prescriptions contain names of doctors and druggists in and around Macon, Georgia. Drugstores include John Ingalls, Apothecary, Rankin, Massenburg & Co., and others. The volume has sustained major water damage, and several dates are faded and unidentifiable. Prescriptions appear to date 1870-1879.
 
  Identifier:   ms55  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   First car to climb Stone Mountain photographs  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   none  
  Dates:   circa 1920-1930  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of photographs of the first car to ascend Stone Mountain. The collection also includes a photograph of a flood in Macon, Georgia, and a photograph of newspaper clippings concerning the first car to ascend Stone Mountain.
 
  Identifier:   ms1592  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   B.A. Wise & Co. (Macon, Ga.) rent book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   B.A. Wise & Co. (Macon, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1908-1909  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of a rent book of the B.A. Wise & Co. (Macon, Ga.) from 1908-1909. Entries include the property owner's name, date rental began, tenant's name, amount of payment per tenant, amount paid each month, date paid, and in some instances, the location of the property.
 
  Identifier:   ms214  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   Burden-Smith and Company (Macon, Ga.) ledger  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Burden-Smith & Co. (Macon, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1854-1855  
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The collection consists of a store ledger of Burden-Smith and Company (Macon, Ga.) from 1854-1855. Entries include customer's name, items purchased, and price. Purchases mainly include building materials, household goods, and tools.
 
  Identifier:   ms222  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Georgia railroad collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Comer, Hugh M.  
  Dates:   1985-1988  
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The collection consists of an extensive survey of railway passenger service in Georgia dating from the early 1800s. The survey was compiled by Hugh M. Comer of Macon, Georgia and the materials relate to rails into and out of Macon. Also included is a scrapbook of railroad abandonments in Georgia which were compiled by Mr. Comer.
 
  Identifier:   ms2517  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Carhart and Roff business ledger  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Roff, Aaron A., 1815-1880  
  Dates:   1839-1840, 1853-1858  
  Contents:  
One business ledger maintained by merchants Carhart and Roff which covers accounts from 1853 to 1858. Approximately the first half of the ledger, covering 1839-1840, was maintained by a businessman whose identity is unclear, but was likely James Dunham Carhart, an older relative of Elijah Carhart. Items listed are perishable goods, including coffee, tea, tobacco, and liquor, named along with prices, clients and locations that include Macon, Savannah, and New York.
 
  Identifier:   ms3775  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   D. C. Love letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Love, D. C.  
  Dates:   circa 1860-1865  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of a letter, written May 22, from D. C. Love in Camp Randolph, Georgia, to his father requesting that his father come quickly and bring his lawyer, Mr. Kimberly.
 
  Identifier:   ms3794  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Jordan Massee papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Massee, Jordan  
  Dates:   1926-2000  
  Contents:  
The collection consists primarily of notes, manuscripts, genealogy, and research materials related to Jordan Massee's autobiography Accepted Fables. Also included is a subject file on topics of interest to Massee, including dance, art, and architecture.
 
  Identifier:   ms3924  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Dr. John Ingalls pharmacy ledger  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Ingalls, John, 1829-1898  
  Dates:   1885  
  Contents:  
Consists of a pharmacy ledger containing the prescriptions Dr. Ingalls wrote for his patients in 1885.
 
  Identifier:   ms4124  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   Macon, Georgia photograph album  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1900s  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of a dis-bound photograph album containing photographs depicting scenic views, family outings and other antics in and around Macon, Georgia in the early 1900s. Photographs, many of which are annotated, included: Lake Crumps Park, Macon; Rose Hill, Macon; Walnut Creek, Macon; Fletcher's Mill, Macon; Veteran's Camp, Macon; Fountain Camp Ground, Warren County; Kendrick's Summer Parlor; A Plant With Strange Blooms; and Camp Sparks.
 
  Identifier:   ms929  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Eugene Henry Hinton reports Augusta and Macon trade and transportation  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hinton, Eugene Henry  
  Dates:   1912  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of two typewritten reports, "A historical sketch of the evolution of trade and transportation at Augusta, Ga." and "A historical sketch of the evolution of trade and transportation at Macon, Ga.," were presented by E. H. Hinton, chairman, The Southeastern Freight Association, at the meeting of executive officers, 17-18 January 1912, at the Hotel Belleview, Bellair, Florida. The reports chronicle in great depth the development of commercial interests in these two Georgia cities. Each report also contains "A synopsis of the rate adjustment from the East."
 
  Identifier:   ms1049  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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12 Title:   Carhart and Roff letterpress copybook  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Carhart, Elijah H., 1827-1885  
  Dates:   1853-1886  
  Contents:  
This collection contains one letterpress copybook of the Carhart & Roff merchant company containing business correspondence between March 25th and September 1st, 1858, as well as two original letters dated March 8, 1853 and September 6, 1886. The letters discuss shipments, payments, and remittance of goods traded around Georgia and Savannah in particular. In addition a few letters to plantations mention enslaved people.
 
  Identifier:   ms4337  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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13 Title:   John A. Rockwell papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rockwell, John A. (John Arnold), 1840-  
  Dates:   1866-1872  
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The collection consists of papers of John A. Rockwell from 1866 to 1872, mainly correspondence written by Rockwell to his brother, Alfred P. Rockwell. The letters detail John Rockwell's activities as General Superintendent of the American Missionary Association for Middle and Southwest Georgia. Topics discussed include the establishment of schools for freedmen, financial matters, and funding of various projects. Also contained in the collection are a few letters from John Rockwell to Rev. Edward P. Smith which discuss the establishment of a trust fund with a loan from Alfred Rockwell.
 
  Identifier:   ms1027  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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14 Title:   Hattie L. Harman letters to Annie Carleton  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Harman, Hattie L.  
  Dates:   1855-1857  
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Letters from Hattie L. Harman, to her cousin Annie Carleton, on a plantation near Jeffersonville, Georgia, from 1855-1857. Harman's letters are written first from Forsyth, Georgia and then mainly from Notasulga, Alabama, where her family moved in 1855. Scattered letters are from Macon on her visits back to Georgia. The letters discuss family matters, the reaction of a young woman on the westward migration, and educational matters including Harmon's efforts to enter the teaching profession.
 
  Identifier:   ms1031  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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15 Title:   Cobb family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cobb family  
  Dates:   1837-1913  
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The collection consists of business and personal papers of the Cobb family of Athens, Georgia from 1837-1913. Includes correspondence to Howell Cobb from Harry Lynden Flash, Herschel Vespasian Johnson, and John E. Ward; Cobb's parole; prison release; and a receipt from General Croxton to Mary Ann Cobb for use of the Cobb's Macon (Ga.) home by Federal troops. Contains correspondence to Howell Cobb, Jr., John A. Cobb, Sarah Spalding Cobb, Thomas R.R. Cobb, William McKinley Cobb, Carlisle Cobb, and Carolyn Cobb. Also includes papers of John Basil Lamar, Andrew A. Lipscomb, and William McKinley.
 
  Identifier:   ms1220  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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16 Title:   Lewis Wickes Hine photographs  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940  
  Dates:   1909-1913  
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The collection consists of photographs by Lewis W. Hine from 1909-1913 depicting child laborers in Georgia. The photographs show mill children at their work or grouped before the mills. A few of the photographs show the shanty towns surrounding the mills where the children lived with their families. The collection includes photographs from the following Georgia mill sites: Augusta, Columbus, LaFayette, Lindale, Macon, Rome, Rossville, Tifton, and Valdosta.
 
  Identifier:   ms989  
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17 Title:   Vaughn-Clark family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Clark, Bess Vaughn  
  Dates:   1842-1968  
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This collection contains genealogical research materials on the Vaughn, Clark, Read, and associated families, and that of other Twiggs and Oglethorpe County families. It has correspondence between Francis G. Clark and Bessie Vaughn Clark during their college courtship and through the first few years of their marriage, often referencing employment difficulties during the Depression. Other correspondence includes letters to and from Francis Clark, Jr. during his time aboard the USS Abiity in the early 1960s. There are a number of Civil War letters from members of the Read family as well. Also included are notes, copies, photographs, legal documents, and narratives.
 
  Identifier:   ms4190  
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