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1 Title:   Hargrett family photographs  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett family  
  Dates:   1880-1840  
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The collection consists of three photographs from the Hargrett family. One photograph features the Wesley Thomas Hargrett home in Tifton, Georgia. The other two photographs feature the father and mother of brothers David Medford and Felix Hargrett.
 
  Identifier:   ms3524  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 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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3 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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4 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  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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