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Felix Hargrett papers

Felix Hargrett papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Felix Hargrett papers
Creator: Hargrett, Felix
Creator: Hall, Jacob
Inclusive Dates: 1790-1982
Language(s): English
Extent: 4.8 Linear Feet 7 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 1 oversized box, 2 oversized folders
Collection Number: ms2311
Repository: Hargrett Library
Abstract: 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.

Collection Description

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Felix Hargrett papers, ms2311, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 July 31.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Selected documents are also available online as part of the Southeastern Native American Documents database.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Birth records.
Book collectors -- Georgia.
Confederate States of America.
Death records.
Endowments -- Georgia.
Hargrett family
Indians of North America -- Arkansas.
Indians of North America -- New York (State)
Marriage records -- Arkansas.
Marriage records.
Missionaries -- United States.
Missions, Spanish -- Arkansas.
Registers of births, etc. -- Arkansas.
Sullivan, John, 1740-1795
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
Universities and colleges -- Georgia.
University of Georgia

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Correspondence

11-16University of Georgia Library Gifts, 1945-1963
21-10University of Georgia Library Gifts, 1964-1973
211University of Georgia Library Gifts - Clippings
212University of Georgia Library Gifts - Miscellaneous
213University of Georgia Library Gifts - Printed material
31Gifts to Charleston Library Co.
32Gifts to Confederate Memorial Literary Society
33Gifts to Emory University
34Gifts to Georgia State Library
35Gifts to Virginia Historical Society
36Gifts to Virginia State Library
37Gifts to Washington & Lee University
38Gifts to Wesleyan College
39Gifts to Young Harris College
41-24University of Georgia, 1932-1980
51-10University of Georgia Botanical Garden, 1971-1982
511University of Georgia Botanical Garden - Printed Material
61-38Book Collecting, 1917-1969
71Allen, George E.
72Black, Claude
73Brewster, Mary
74Brown Family
75Bush, Janie
76Cate, Margaret D.
77d'Antignac, Munroe
78Durden, C.W.
79Eggleston, J.D.
710Eggleston, Elizabeth
711Frederick, H.
712Gammon, Edgar G.
713Hargrett, Charles F.
714-18Hargrett, Lester and Family, 1920-1962
719-23Hargrett, Mr. and Mrs. W.T., 1913-1945
724Hargrett, Wesley T., Jr.
725Hargrett Family
726Harper, Francis
727Harris, Julia
728Harwell, Richard
729Hecker, Franz
730Hodges, Lucile
731The Home Insurance Company
732Hubener, Oswald
733Kellam, Porter
734Sanders, Davis S.
735Sledge, Lamar C.
736Thornton, Ella May
737Washburn, John H.
738Washington & Lee University
739Willingham, Robert
740Wright, Albert H.
741Wright, Mrs. Charles K.

2. Subject Files

81Biographical Information
84Employment papers
85Empty Envelopes
86Estate papers of W.T. Hargrett
87Genealogy - Hargrett family
88Genealogy - other families
810Naval career papers
812Photographs - Liberty & Tattnall Counties
813Printed material
814School papers
815Writings by other people

3. Historical Manuscripts

91Athens, Georgia - City Plan Study, 1925
92 Bautismos, matrimonios y lutierros
93Brown, Franklin Pierce - Journal, 1868 (transcribed)
94Brown, Joseph E. Papers (copies)
95Burks, E. C. - Correspondence, 1861 (transcribed)
96Confederate book plates, calling cards
97Confederate copyright records
98Corbin, Francis - Auditor's report of estate
99Correspondence, miscellaneous, 1861-1898
910Correspondence, miscellaneous photocopies, 1863-1864
911Edwards Family - Genealogy
912-34Edwards Family - Correspondence, 1856-1865
935Empty envelopes
936Franklin, Benjamin - U.S. Constitution
10Historical Manuscripts and Related Material
101Grisham, Joseph - Seal
102 A Journal of the Western Expedition Commanded by Hon. Maj. Gen. Sullivan
103Meigs, Josiah
104Printed material
105Randolph, Thomas Mann
107Ticknor, Frank - Correspondence to William N. Nelson, 1844-1871 (transcribed)
108Wild, Edward Augustus
11Correspondence, 1860-1869 (xeroxes)
11Writings - John and William Bartram, Brown Family, Botany
1BArtwork by Albert Christ-Janer
2ACertificate- Reserve Officers' Training Corps, 1924 May 26
2ACertificate- Tifton High School, 1920 May 25
2ARailroad schedules