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Oliver Hazelrigg collection

Oliver Hazelrigg collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Oliver Hazelrigg collection
Creator: Hazelrigg, Oliver
Inclusive Dates: 1862-1918
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms517
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter dated Lexington, Georgia, August 16, 1867, to Dr. P. H. Mell, signed "Marie Allen," regarding help in securing a teaching position; and three covering letters addressed to Mildred R. Mells, dated September 2, September 8, and September 22, 1918, signed Oliver Hazelrigg, regarding bonds and Georgia script for the library and museum. The bonds and scripts referred to includes 2 Columpio Silver Mining Company shares, 1 lira printed in Italy, 1 peso printed in Cuba, and various examples of Confederate money in $0.05, $0.25, $1, $2, $10 and $100 denominations printed in Richmond, Virginia or Milledgeville, Georgia. The currencies have been separated and are housed in the vault.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Oliver Hazelrigg collection, ms517, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Librarians -- Georgia -- Athens -- Correspondence.
Lira, Italian -- Italy.
Money -- Confederate States of America.
Money -- Cuba.
University of Georgia. Libraries -- Correspondence

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1867, 1918
VBHargrett currency collection, 1862-1869