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Wilcox family papers

Wilcox family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Wilcox family papers
Creator: Wilcox family
Inclusive Dates: 1836-1893
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2924
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence between Wilcox family members from 1836-1893. Correspondents include Daniel, Elisa, and Jonathan S. Wilcox in Augusta, Georgia. They write to each other, and also to Colonel Jonathan S. and Chloe Wilcox in Madison, Connecticut. Correspondence regards family health, activities and business, life in Augusta, Georgia, and effects of the war. Also included are an indenture, deed, account for the sale of hay, and a tax list.

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Preferred Citation

Wilcox family papers, ms2924, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Augusta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs.
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Public opinion.
Madison (Conn.)
Richmond County (Ga.)
Southern States -- History.

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