Howell Erwin family papers

Howell Erwin family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Howell Erwin family papers
Creator: Erwin, Howell
Inclusive Dates: 1858-1959
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet 2 document boxes
Collection Number: ms3275
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Erwin family resided in Georgia, spanning back to the 19th Century. At one point, an Erwin married into the Cobb family, well known in Athens-Clarke County.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of Erwin family Bible records, correspondence, family photographs, deeds, wills (including that of Harriet D.P. Bryan), printed materials, account books, and materials about the W.T. Byron estate and the Eustace Floyd estate.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Howell Erwin family papers, ms3275, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

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Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Blueprints plats
12Bible records, genealogy
13Correspondence from the 1800s
14Correspondence, 1900-1919
15Correspondence, 1920-1939
16Correspondence, 1940-1949
17Correspondence, 1950-1959
19Bonds, deeds, 1800-1899
110Deeds, 1900-1919
111Deeds, 1920-1929
112Bonds, deeds, 1930-1939
113Deeds, 1950-1959
114Deeds, 1950-1959
116Printed material
22Cash Receipts book
24Account books
25William A. Carlton estate checking account
26Bills, Receipts - Howell Cobb, guardian of Francina McCalla
29W.T. Byron estate (Removed from binder)
210William T. Byron estate
211Eustace Floyd Lampkin estate

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