P. Northen day book

P. Northen day book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Northen, P.
Title: P. Northen day book
Dates: 1859-1863
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 daybook)
Coll. Number: ms1119

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one small notebook containing the annotations of P. Northen listing accounts payable and amounts received, lists of supplies for Confederate army companies in the vicinity of Savannah and Augusta, travel expenses, and land transactions. Although by design sketchy and miscellaneous, the day book displays interesting aspects of ordinary business activities during the Civil War period.

Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. -- Equipment and supplies
Real property--Georgia--Augusta--History--19th century.
Real property--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century.
Travel costs--Georgia--Augusta--History--19th century.
Travel costs--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.

General Notes

This collection has been digitized and is available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

P. Northen day book, ms 1119. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Daybook View online.