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P. Northen day book

P. Northen day book

Descriptive Summary

Title: P. Northen day book
Creator: Northen, P.
Inclusive Dates: 1859-1863
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) 1 daybook
Collection Number: ms1119
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one small notebook containing the annotations of P. Northen listing accounts payable and amounts received, lists of supplies for Confederate army companies in the vicinity of Savannah and Augusta, travel expenses, and land transactions. Although by design sketchy and miscellaneous, the day book displays interesting aspects of ordinary business activities during the Civil War period.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

P. Northen day book, ms 1119. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

This collection has been digitized and is available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Confederate States of America. Army -- Equipment and supplies
Real property -- Georgia -- Augusta.
Real property -- Georgia -- Savannah.
Travel costs -- Georgia -- Augusta -- History -- 19th century.
Travel costs -- Georgia -- Savannah -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Equipment and supplies.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Daybook, 1859-1863 Access Online