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Echols arithmetic and copy book

Echols arithmetic and copy book

Descriptive Summary

Title: Echols arithmetic and copy book
Creator: Eckles, Elijah, 1777-1865
Inclusive Dates: 1820-1876
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (1 copy book)
Collection Number: ms123
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

"Dr. Elijah Eckles (originally spelled this way) ... was born July 15, 1777. He served in the War of 1812 as a private in Capt. Barnwell Pope's Company of Infantry, second Georgia Militia, from October 12, 1814 to March 17, 1815. On June 15, 1828 he married Miss Martha Carrith of Madison County. He died March 10, 1865."--Presentation note in book.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one arithmetic and copy book. The earliest entry is by Joel Echols, with some entries by John, James, Elijah, William J., Sebron F. Eckles. (Elijah may be the same as Joel.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Echols Arithmetic and Copy Book, ms123, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by George L. Echols in 1940.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Arithmetic -- Early works to 1900.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Arithmetic and copy book, 1820-1876