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1 Title:   John Houstoun petition  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Houstoun, John, 1744-1796  
  Dates:   1780-1789  
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The collection consists of a petition of John Houstoun to George Walton concerning money owed to the state by William McIntosh and Lachlan McIntosh of Chatham County, Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms2457  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Act of men and nations document  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   United Nations  
  Dates:   1966  
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The collection consists of a petition from Tallahassee, Florida, sent to the United Nations. The petition, dated December 5, contains 31 signatures, and urges that the Charter Review Conference be convened.
 
  Identifier:   ms2077  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Barrow County (Ga.) petitions  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1914  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of six petitions containing more than 300 signatures from citizens of Jackson County, Georgia, and living in and near Statham, asking "for the new county of Barrow with Winder as the county site" to be created. The collection also includes a leather pouch, which originally contained the petitions, with an envelope addressed to "J. T. Strange, Room 202, Kimball House, Atlanta, Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms2941  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   William Harris Crawford petition  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Georgia. Superior Court (Wilkes County)  
  Dates:   after 1802  
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The collection consists of one petition: undated, signed "William H. Crawford," urging the return of money by John Williams, administrator of the estate of George Williams, to Benjamin Burroughs and William Burroughs, co-partners of the firm of Harris and Burroughs.
 
  Identifier:   ms1475  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Hoboken-Nahunta County Site Removal Bill (Brantley County)  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   McLendon, S. G.  
  Dates:   1923  
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The collection consists of four typewritten documents relating to the Hoboken-Nahunta County Site Removal Bill: a petition for Mandamus; letter explaining the bill; statement by Secretary of State S. G. McLendon; and a fact sheet showing why Hoboken, Georgia is entitled to keep the County Site of Brantley County.
 
  Identifier:   ms2692  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   James Pelot petition  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Pelot, James  
  Dates:   1816 August 10  
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The collection consists of a petition of James Pelot of Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia to President James Madison dated August 10, 1816. Pelot asks for compensation for losses suffered while fighting for the United States during April, 1815.
 
  Identifier:   ms380  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Petition for payment of bond  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   University of Georgia. Board of Trustees  
  Dates:   1823  
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The collection consists of a bond for $600 due Trustees of the University of Georgia from James H. Ravens, David B. Ravens, and John Yarborough of Oglethorpe County, Georgia; and petition for payment, 1823.
 
  Identifier:   ms744  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Athens re-zoning petitions (Varsity corner)  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Athens Historical Society  
  Dates:   circa 1963  
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The collection consists of petitions of the Athens Historical Society, the Society for the Preservation of Old Athens, and concerned citizens, to prevent the commercial zoning of Milledge Avenue from Broad Street north to Reese Street. Several hundred names are signed to theCitizens Signature Petition Offered printed in The Banner-Herald, Athens, Georgia, mimeographed petition sheets and letters, all protesting the re-zoning of "one of the South's best architectural assets."
 
  Identifier:   ms899  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 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  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 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  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Ku Klux Klan ephemera collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Ku Klux Klan (1915- )  
  Dates:   1920-1948  
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The collection consists a Klode Kard (songs), petition for citizenship in the Invisible Empire, oath of allegiance, by-laws form for local chapters, and The Klansman (August 1, 1948). Pamplets include "American's take Heed!" (1920), "The Ku Klux Ball : a satire on the younger set," "KKKK : why, what, how, who, and you" and a picture postcard with an illustration of banner used by the Ku Klux Klan. A program for "Polly with a Past : a comedy in three acts" (1923) by the Marionettes of Georgia Tech includes an advertisement for the Ku Klux Klan.
 
  Identifier:   ms2955  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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12 Title:   University of Georgia Board of Trustees correspondence and reports  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   University of Georgia. Board of Trustees  
  Dates:   1866-1932  
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The collection consists of materials of the University of Georgia's Board of Trustees, including meeting minutes, drafts of resolutions, annual reports, committee reports, auxiliary reports (such as catalogues, fiduciary documents, recommendations on degrees, and petitions, including a series of petitions pertaining to the issue of admission of women to the University), and correspondence.
 
  Identifier:   UA02-042  
  Repository:   University of Georgia Archives  
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