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Henry Jackson papers

Henry Jackson papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Henry Jackson papers
Creator: Jackson, Henry, 1778-1840
Inclusive Dates: 1800-1990
Bulk Dates: 1800-1840
Extent: 4 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms686
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Dr. Henry Jackson (1778-1840) was the younger brother of Governor James Jackson of Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of Henry Jackson dating 1800-1840. Included are minutes of the Board of Visitors of University of Georgia (1832), documents and lists concerning apparatus Jackson purchased for the University of Georgia when he was in France, and correspondence to Jackson from Francois Andre Michaux, Augustin S. Clayton, John R. Golding, Iverson L. Harris, Charles F. McCay, H. N. Neisler, and G. W. LaFayette.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Henry Jackson papers, ms686, 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

Jackson, Henry, 1778-1840 -- Correspondence
Lists (document genres)
University of Georgia -- Equipment and supplies
University purchasing -- France.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1800-1820
12Papers, 1821-1840
13Papers, Undated
14Photograph, circa 1990