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Athens Banner account book

Athens Banner account book

Descriptive Summary

Title: Athens Banner account book
Creator: Athens Banner (Athens, Ga. : Newspaper)
Inclusive Dates: 1872-1874, 1877-1880
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) 1 account book
Collection Number: ms112
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Athens Banner, an Athens, Georgia newspaper, was established after the Civil War as the result of a merger between the Southern Banner and the Southern Watchman. It became the Athens Banner-Herald in 1921.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one account book for the Athens Banner from 1872-1874 and 1877-1880. Entries give the date, subscriber's name, post office, dates account paid, and in some cases, date service stopped.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Athens Banner account book, ms112, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2014.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Account books.
Athens (Ga.)
Business records.
Clarke County (Ga.)
Newspapers -- Circulation.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Account book, 1872-1874, 1877-1880