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Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company collection

Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company collection
Creator: Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company
Inclusive Dates: 1825-1899
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.4 Linear Feet (1 document box)
Collection Number: ms833
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Administrative History

For more information, see the article Central of Georgia Railway in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of records relating to the Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company from 1825-1899. It mostly includes correspondence, powers of attorney, releases, and records of administration of stock holders of the company.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in alphabetical order by county name.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Central of Georgia Railroad and Banking Company records, ms833, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2010 April 15.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Railroads -- Georgia.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related archival materials in other repositories: Central of Georgia Railway Company, ms1362, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia; Central of Georgia Railway records. Middle Georgia Archives, Washington Memorial Library; and Central Rail Road and Banking Company of Georgia Records, 1866-1894, Duke University.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Shares, 1852
12Out-of-State Correspondence, 1852-1899
13Baldwin County, November 21, 1849-January 20, 1874
14Burke County, October 15, 1857-May 4, 1863
15Chatham County, January 18, 1853-June 5, 1853
16Columbus County, April 2, 1855-May 2, 1874
17Clarke County, June 4, 1846-July 17, 1874
18Franklin County, January 1, 1849-February 3, 1863
19Fulton County, January 17, 1859-September 3, 1873
110Greene County, October 7, 1844-October 14, 1898
111Gwinnett County, July 19, 1849-October 21, 1849
112Hall County, July 21, 1849-July 19, 1856
113Hancock County, March 10, 1857-December 22, 1873
114Jackson County, July 5, 1848-August 22, 1864
115Jasper County, March 22, 1873-July 21, 1874
116Morgan County, November 2, 1846-January 16, 1899
117Newton County, May 12, 1849-July 23, 1874
118Oglethorpe County, March 18, 1825-August 3, 1874
119Putnam County, December 9, 1851-August 23, 1873
120Richmond County, July 12, 1843-November 15, 1898
121Taliaferro County, May 9, 1857-April 6, 1874
122Walton County, November 5, 1861-September 19, 1865
123Warren County, July 26, 1855-May 6, 1856
124Wilkes County, May 5, 1851-November 2, 1866
125Miscellaneous Counties---(?), 1830-October 19, 1874
126Letters-Junius Hillyer, March 22, April 10, 1858