Eugene Henry Hinton reports Augusta and Macon trade and transportation

Eugene Henry Hinton reports Augusta and Macon trade and transportation

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hinton, Eugene Henry
Title: Eugene Henry Hinton reports Augusta and Macon trade and transportation
Dates: 1912
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms1049

Biographical/Historical Note

Eugene Henry Hinton was the chairman of The Southeastern Freight Association in 1912.


Scope and Content Note

Two typewritten reports, "A historical sketch of the evolution of trade and transportation at Augusta, Ga." and "A historical sketch of the evolution of trade and transportation at Macon, Ga.," were presented by E. H. Hinton, chairman, The Southeastern Freight Association, at the meeting of executive officers, 17-18 January 1912, at the Hotel Belleview, Bellair, Florida. The reports chronicle in great depth the development of commercial interests in these two Georgia cities. Each report also contains "A synopsis of the rate adjustment from the East."


Index Terms

Augusta (Ga.)--Commerce--History.
Augusta (Ga.)--Transportation--History.
Hotel Belleview (Bellair, Fla.).
Macon (Ga.)--Commerce--History.
Macon (Ga.)--Transportation--History.
Reports.
Shipping--Georgia--Augusta--History.
Shipping--Georgia--Macon--History.
Southeastern Freight Association. Executive Board Meeting. (1912 : Bellair, Fla.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eugene Henry Hinton reports - Augusta and Macon trade and transportation, ms 1049. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Historical sketch of the evolution of trade and transportation at Augusta, Ga., 1912 January
 
1Historical sketch of the evolution of trade and transportation at Macon, Ga, 1912 January