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Barrow County (Ga.) petitions

Barrow County (Ga.) petitions

Descriptive Summary

Title: Barrow County (Ga.) petitions
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1914
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 oversize_folders
Collection Number: ms2941
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of six petitions containing more than 300 signatures from citizens of Jackson County, Georgia, and living in and near Statham, asking "for the new county of Barrow with Winder as the county site" to be created. The collection also includes a leather pouch, which originally contained the petitions, with an envelope addressed to "J. T. Strange, Room 202, Kimball House, Atlanta, Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Barrow County (Ga.) petitions, ms2941, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Barrow County (Ga.) -- History.
Petitions -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Petitions, 1914