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Radford family papers

Radford family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Radford family papers
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1783-2000
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.9 Linear Feet 1 document box, 1 oversized box
Collection Number: ms3050
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Radford family was situated near Atlanta in the town of Monroe, several people in the family had farms. One Radford family member helped manage the Monroe Cotton Mills.

Scope and Content

The contents of this collection center on the Radford family. There are several Civil War letters from James Osgood Andrew Radfood in this collection and other family members. Included is a memoir and notebook by Rosalie Radford Stillwell. Other assorted items include receipts, indentures, wills, resolutions, stock certificates, photographs, portrait presentations, and clippings. A videotape from 1933 about the Radford family is contained in an oversized box.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Radford family papers, ms3050, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Radford family
Radford, Eliza C. -- Family
Radford, J. O. A. -- Family
Radford, John R. -- Family
Radford, Lewis Candler -- Family
Radford, Lewis Candler -- Photographs
Radford, Reuben -- Family
Radford, Reuben -- Photographs
Radford, Rowland A. -- Family
Receipts (financial records)
Western Maryland College -- Alumni and alumnae

Related Collections in this Repository

Related audiovisual materials from this collection are housed in the Walter J. Brown Media Archive:

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Biographical sketch
12Correspondence: James Osgood Andrew Radford and Mary Louisa prior radford, 1863 September-October
13Correspondence: James Osgood Andrew Radford and Mary Louisa Prior Radford, 1863 November-December
14Correspondence: James Osgood Andrew Radford and Mary Louisa Prior Radford, empty envelopes, 1864
15Correspondence: letter to James Osgood Andrew Radford
16Correspondence: Mary Louisa Prior Radford, 1863
17Correspondence: Mattie Radford, 1872
18Correspondence: Family Correspondence, 1861-1936
112Resolutions: Lewis Candler Radford
113Stock Certificate
115Radford Portrait
116Radford Family Memories
117Memoir Rosalie Radford Stillwell
118Current Events Notebook, Rosalie Radford Stillwell - Monroe (Ga.) High, 1918
119Recipe and Accounts Book, Mary Louisa Prior Radford
121Instructions for Surveying Land, Elijah Radford
21Reuben Radford – Estate, 1820
22Diplomas Lewis Candler Radford ( 2 item(s) )
23Certificate of Baptism – Charles Johnson Radford