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1 Title:   Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company  
  Dates:   1825-1899  
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The collection consists of records relating to the Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company from 1825-1899. It mostly includes correspondence, powers of attorney, releases, and records of administration of stock holders of the company.
 
  Identifier:   ms833  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Steamer Inside Router Georgia & Florida Inland Steamboat Co. map  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   circa 1878  
  Contents:  
note Publication: [New York] : s.n.; The dotted line represents the route traversed by the elegant steamers of the Georgia & Florida inland steamboat co.
 
  Identifier:   hmap1878d6  
  Repository:   Hargrett Map Collection  
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3 Title:   Rand McNally & Co.'s indexed county and railroad pocket map and shippers' guide of Georgia  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rand McNally and Company  
  Dates:   1906  
  Contents:  
note Publication: Chicago and New York : Rand McNally & Co.; includes railroads and index to counties, creeks, rivers, islands, and towns
 
  Identifier:   hmap1906g4  
  Repository:   Hargrett Map Collection  
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4 Title:   South Georgia and Florida Railroad contracts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   South Georgia and Florida Railroad  
  Dates:   1868-1869  
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The collection consists of contracts pertaining to the building of the South Georgia and Florida from 1868-1869. The contracts involve cleaning, grading, grubbing, furnishing lumber, cross ties, building bridges, trestles, way stations, and depots. Included are contracts between the railroad and Papot and Co., H. O. Beall, H. A. Scott, Isaiah Dekle, Johnson and Hurst, Walker and Bryan, McKinnon and Chisholm, and D. G. McGuire.
 
  Identifier:   ms622  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Harry D. Dixon, Sr. Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Dixon, Harry D., Sr.  
  Dates:   1942-2005  
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Harry D. Dixon, Sr. served in the Georgia House of Representatives from 1962-2000, after which he served as Board member of the Georgia Department of Transportation, until 2005. This collection documents Dixon's legislative work and political activities, election campaigns, and his work on transportation policy.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/097/HDD  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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6 Title:   Thomas W. Hardwick Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hardwick, Thomas W. (Thomas William), 1872-1944.  
  Dates:   1908-1992  
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The collection consists of legal files and personal papers of Thomas W. Hardwick, U.S. Congressman, U.S. Senator, and Governor of Georgia. The papers include correspondence, speeches, personal manuscripts, newspaper clippings, printed materials, and photographs reflecting Hardwick's political interests and his legal career. The collection includes information pertaining to Hardwick's representation of a negligence suit against the Savannah & Atlanta Railway. Unfortunately, the papers are fragmentary, but in these fragments, Hardwick's philosophy and political beliefs are evident. Correspondence includes Georgia political figures from the 1920's until the 1940s.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/198/TH  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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7 Title:   W.H. Trezevant papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Trezevant, W. H.  
  Dates:   1875-1891  
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The collection consists of papers of W.H. Trezevant from 1875-1891. The papers relate to his work as a railroad agent and include bills of lading and correspondence (1880-1891) pertaining to the Memphis and Charleston Railroad, the Virginia and Tennessee Air Line Railroad, and the Western and Atlantic Railroad Company. The collection also contains freight rates, printed materials on tariffs, way-bills, and a letter book (1875-1882) containing personal correspondence and correspondence relating to Trezevant's involvement with the Southern Railway and Steamship Association.
 
  Identifier:   ms1158  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Joseph Mackey Brown papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Brown, Julius L., 1848-1910  
  Dates:   1865-1930  
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The collection consists of the papers of John Mackey Brown from 1865-1930. Consists mostly of correspondence regarding the publication of his book on the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain; official correspondence relating to his service on the Railroad Commission of Georgia; correspondence regarding the gubernatorial races of 1908 and 1911; and letters and documents relating to family lawsuits over the estate of his father, Joseph Emerson Brown. The collection also contains two letter books (1894-1895, 1908-1910) of Julius Lewis Brown pertaining to personal and business matters.
 
  Identifier:   ms27  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Champion letter to Governor George Troup  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1827 June 18  
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One letter from Champion to Georgia Governor George Michael Troup expressing Champion's displeasure of "Ashayer's" paper "Roads and Canals," which argues that roads have various advantages over a canal system. In the letter Champion states his preference for a canal system connecting the Southern states, though this system which was never adopted. Accompanying the letter is a hand drawn map of a proposed railway from Savannah and Macon to the Western States.
 
  Identifier:   ms3200  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   Selma, Rome and Dalton Railroad Company letter book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Selma, Rome, and Dalton Railroad Company  
  Dates:   1868-1871  
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The collection consists of the letter book of Eugene LeHardy, chief engineer for the Selma, Rome and Dalton Railroad Company from April, 1868 - October, 1871. The letters are mainly addressed to the railroad's officers including E.G. Barney, George M. Chapman, J. H. Delano, and D. S. Printup and discuss the building of the railroad and other rail and civic business in northwest Georgia and Alabama.
 
  Identifier:   ms1048  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Persons Brothers account books  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Persons Brothers (Talbotton, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1886-1933  
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The collection consists of account books of the Persons Brothers general store in Talbotton, Georgia from 1886-1933 (with some gaps). Includes account ledgers and cash books which document the sale of dry goods, clothing, hardware, and wagons. The collection also includes two account books of the Talbotton Railroad Company, owned and operated by the Persons family, which ran from Talbotton to Paschal. The account books document income and expenses of the railroad from 1881-1887 and 1909-1912.
 
  Identifier:   ms90  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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12 Title:   Benjamin Conley papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Conley, Benjamin, 1815-1886  
  Dates:   1842-1884  
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The collection consists of papers of Benjamin Conley from 1842-1884. The collection consists mainly of correspondence to Conley relating to his business practice, his presidency of the Macon and Augusta Railroad, his participation in the 1867 Constitutional Convention, as Georgia Governor, and as Postmaster of Atlanta. Many letters deal with Georgia reconstruction and politics, Conley's involvement in the Republican Party, and political matters relating to Augusta (Ga.). Correspondents include Foster Blodgett, John S. Bigby, Thomas J. Spear, and business partner B.W. Force.
 
  Identifier:   ms1544  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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13 Title:   Thomas Lumsden papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lumsden, Thomas Newton, 1925-2014  
  Dates:   1830-2007  
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Collection consists of research done by Dr. Thomas Lumsden. Dr. Lumsden's research focuses on genealogy, railroads, mills, and Sautee-Nacoochee Valley in White County, Georgia. Notable items include extensive genealogy files, research and blueprints on the Morse Brothers Lumber Company, and photographs of late 19th and early 20th century gold mines and lumber mills.
 
  Identifier:   ms4204  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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14 Title:   Wesley Thomas Hargrett collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett, Wesley Thomas, 1861-1945  
  Dates:   1880-1919  
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The collection consists of the papers of Wesley Thomas Hargrett from 1889-1919. The materials pertain to business operations of various Georgia railway companies and includes contracts, correspondence, sketches, and printed materials. Topics covered include proposals to extend and connect the Gulf Line Railway Company (Ga.) and the Hawkinsville and Western Railway Company (Ga.) lines; agreements for right of ways between Tifton, Georgia and the Georgia Southern and Florida Railroad Company; and business activities of the Brunswick and Western Railroad Company (Ga.); Central of Georgia Railway; Savannah, Florida, and Western Railway; and the Tifton & North Western Railroad Company. Additional materials include articles of incorporation, financial accounts, and a list of stockholders for the Tifton (Ga.) Educational Fund; photographs of Tifton, Georgia; railway passes issued to Wesley T. Hargrett (1909-1918); and railroad pamphlets.
 
  Identifier:   ms29  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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15 Title:   Tift family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Tift, Henry Harding, 1841-1922  
  Dates:   1750-2015  
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This collection contains correspondence, business and land records, photographs, family history, and printed material. Some highlights include American Revolution militia recruitment orders, Colonial land records from Connecticut, and photographs of early Tifton, Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms4074  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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