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1 Title:   Map of French siege of Savannah (photographic reproduction)  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1900-1999  
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The collection consists of a photographic reproduction of a map of defensive measures of the Royal English Army at Savannah in South America in 1779 under the command of General Prevost and the direction of Major of Engineers Moncrieff, with annotations.
 
  Identifier:   ms2062  
  Repository:   Hargrett Map Collection  
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2 Title:   Abner Atkison (Atkins) papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Atkison, Abner  
  Dates:   1784 October 15, 1820 May 20  
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The collection consists of Abner Atkison's (Atkins) certificate of service as Revolutionary soldier under Elijah Clarke, dated October 15, 1784 and certified by Clarke, September 6, 1785. Also included is the will of Abner Atkison (Atkins), dated Hancock County, May 20, 1820, which leaves land and slaves to sons Cornelius, Lewis, and Elbert, daughters Sally Cook, Lusany Lundy, and granddaughter Lucy Cook. It is signed by Abner Atkison, executors Thomas Lundy and Starling Evans, and witnessed by George Collins, Spencer Watts, and Aquillia Evans.
 
  Identifier:   ms668  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Pittman family records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Pittman family  
  Dates:   1940-1974  
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The collection consists of records of John Pittman Sr. and his descendants. Includes some correspondence, photographs and Bible records.
 
  Identifier:   ms2176  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   George Walton and Richard Howley letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Walton, George, 1749 or 50-1804  
  Dates:   1781 August 13  
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The collection consists of an autographed letter signed by Georgia delegates George Walton, signer of the Declaration of Independence and Richard Howley, member of Congress reporting to an unidentified correspondent on American Revolutionary Forces' success in Georgia and the possibility of sending a printing press, "a new ... & efficacious weapon against the enemy," to aid in the fight against the British.
 
  Identifier:   ms3346  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Webb Garrison Sidelights on the American Revolution papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Garrison, Webb B., 1919-2000  
  Dates:   1965-1974  
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The collection consists of Sidelights on the American Revolution typescripts by Webb Garrison, with hand written corrections and notations. The collection also includes editorial correspondence, reviews, and promotional material for Sidelights on the American Revolution; and various articles written by Garrison.
 
  Identifier:   ms923  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Ravaud Kearney Rodgers papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Rodgers, Ravaud K. (Ravaud Kearney), 1796-1879  
  Dates:   1671-1879  
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The collection consists of papers of Rev. Ravaud K. Rodgers dating 1671-1879. The papers include a scrapbook containing clippings documenting Rodgers' ministerial career in New Jersey as well as autographs collected by Rodgers. The collection also consists of items, mainly correspondence, collected by Rodgers including several letters relating to the Revolutionary War, documents pertaining to the Schuyler family, and "A memorial of Rev. Ravaud K. Rodgers, D. D., [Re-printed by the Society's proceedings]." Of particular interest is a letter (dated July 17, 1776) describing the celebration at Fort Monmouth (N.J.) upon the declaration of independence.
 
  Identifier:   ms132  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Samuel Edward Butler diary  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Butler, Samuel Edward, 1748-1809  
  Dates:   1784-1786  
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The collection consists of the diary of Samuel Edward Butler from 1784-1786. The diary was kept while Butler made trips between Virginia and Georgia. The entries reflect his observations regarding a myriad of topics including farming, hunting, slavery, the aftermath of the American Revolution, and Native Americans. The collection also contains several surveyor's maps of property held by the Butler family in Wilkes County (Ga.).
 
  Identifier:   ms432  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Sheftall family memorabilia  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Sheftall, Mordecai, 1735-1797  
  Dates:   1774-1942  
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The collection consists of a requisition for salt, dated 20 October 1774 and signed by John Newdigate, Stephen Maddox, and Mordecai Sheftall (in frame); three issues of Georgia continental paper money ($4 and $5 Spanish milled and $5 Continental) for 1776 and 1777; late eighteenth century Masonic apron with hand-drawn illustrated cover belonging to Levi Sheftall, member of Solomon's Lodge, Savannah; newspaper account (Beaumont, Texas Journal, 3 March 1942) of three items and other Sheftall memorabilia and a Xerox of a biographical sketch of Cooper Sheftall. The Masonic apron is housed in the vault.
 
  Identifier:   ms1057  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Felix Hargrett papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett, Felix  
  Dates:   1790-1982  
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The collection consists of correspondence and historical materials collected by Hargrett. The correspondence includes letters concerning Hargrett's gifts to the University of Georgia and other institutions, correspondence pertaining to Hargrett's establishment of an endowment fund at UGA, correspondence with book and manuscript dealers, personal letters between Hargrett family members, and correspondence regarding the Botanical Garden at the University of Georgia.
 
  Identifier:   ms2311  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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10 Title:   Felix Hargrett collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett, Felix  
  Dates:   1739-1964  
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The collection consists primarily of letters, but also includes reports, petitions, furloughs, receipts, depositions, indentures, court orders, soldier tickets, payrolls, invoices, notes, statements, land orders, and certificates. The collection documents the Colony of Georgia, slavery, the Confederacy, the Civil War, and Reconstruction. There is a large amount of material about the Nitre and Mining Bureau of the Confederacy, Georgia Home Insurance Company, and Nathaniel A. Pratt.
 
  Identifier:   ms302  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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11 Title:   Telamon Cuyler Collection, Series 1. Historical Manuscripts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cuyler, Telamon Cruger Smith, 1873-1951  
  Dates:   1609-1942  
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Series 1. Historical Manuscripts consists of manuscripts relating to Georgia history collected by Telamon Cuyler covering the period 1754-1905. The series includes correspondence; bonds; county records, particularly for Jones County (Ga.); court records; indentures; inventories; land grants; newspaper clippings; and official Georgia government records for the office of the Adjutant General, Comptroller General, Governor, and Treasurer from 1754-1905 (with gaps). Topics documented within the collection include the Georgia militia; the Revolutionary War; Indian affairs in Georgia during the 1830s (particularly treaties); shipping (1770s-1780s); and boundary disputes between Georgia and Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The series also contains administrative records and correspondence pertaining to the activities of the Confederate government and the Georgia military troops during the Civil War. These records include materials of Ira R. Foster (Georgia Quartermaster General), H. H. Waters (Executive Secretary, Dept. of Georgia), Henry C. Wayne (Georgia Adjutant General), and Jared I. Whitaker (Georgia Commissary General).
 
  Identifier:   ms1170.series1  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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12 Title:   Telamon Cuyler Collection, Series 1. Historical Manuscripts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cuyler, Telamon Cruger Smith, 1873-1951  
  Dates:   1609-1942  
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Series 1. Historical Manuscripts consists of manuscripts relating to Georgia history collected by Telamon Cuyler covering the period 1754-1905. The series includes correspondence; bonds; county records, particularly for Jones County (Ga.); court records; indentures; inventories; land grants; newspaper clippings; and official Georgia government records for the office of the Adjutant General, Comptroller General, Governor, and Treasurer from 1754-1905 (with gaps). Topics documented within the collection include the Georgia militia; the Revolutionary War; Indian affairs in Georgia during the 1830s (particularly treaties); shipping (1770s-1780s); and boundary disputes between Georgia and Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The series also contains administrative records and correspondence pertaining to the activities of the Confederate government and the Georgia military troops during the Civil War. These records include materials of Ira R. Foster (Georgia Quartermaster General), H. H. Waters (Executive Secretary, Dept. of Georgia), Henry C. Wayne (Georgia Adjutant General), and Jared I. Whitaker (Georgia Commissary General).
 
  Identifier:   ms1170.series1  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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