W.H. Trezevant papers

W.H. Trezevant papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Trezevant, W. H.
Title: W.H. Trezevant papers
Dates: 1875-1891
Quantity: 5.4 Linear feet (11 document boxes, 1 oversized box)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of W.H. Trezevant from 1875-1891. The papers relate to his work as a railroad agent and include bills of lading and correspondence (1880-1891) pertaining to the Memphis and Charleston Railroad, the Virginia and Tennessee Air Line Railroad, and the Western and Atlantic Railroad Company. The collection also contains freight rates, printed materials on tariffs, way-bills, and a letter book (1875-1882) containing personal correspondence and correspondence relating to Trezevant's involvement with the Southern Railway and Steamship Association.
Coll. Number: ms1158

Biographical/Historical Note

W.H. Trezevant, railroad agent employed by the Memphis and Charleston Railroad, the Virginia and Tennessee Air Line Railroad, and the Western and Atlantic Railroad Company, resided in Augusta, Georgia.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Bills of lading.
Letter books.
Memphis and Charleston Railroad Company.
Railroads--Georgia--Management.
Railroads--Georgia.
Southern Railway and Steamship Association.
Virginia and Tennessee Railroad Company.
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company.

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.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

W.H. Trezevant papers, MS 1158. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Business correspondence

BoxFolder
111880 September - December
21881 January - February
31881 March
41881 April - May
51881 June - July
61881 August - December
71882 January - June
BoxFolder
211882 July
21882 August - September
31882 October - December
41883 January - March
51883 April - June
61883 July - October
71883 November - December
81884 January - May
91884 October
101885 January - November
BoxFolder
311886 January - June
21886 July - December
31887 January - September
41887 October
51887 November - December
61888 January - October
71888 November
81888 December
91889 January - September
101889 October
BoxFolder
411889 November 1-15
21889 November 16-30
31889 December 1-15
41889 December 16-31
51890 January - July
61890 August - October
71890 November - December
81891 January - December
9Undated Correspondence, undated
BoxFolder
51Letterbook
 

Series 2: Bills of lading

BoxFolder
521880 - 1881
31882 April - December
41883 February - November
51885 September
61885 October 1-15
71885 October 16-31
81885 November 1-15
91885 November 16-30
101885 December 1-15
111885 December 16-31
BoxFolder
611886 January
21886 February
31886 March - May
41886 June
51886 September
61886 October
71886 November
81886 December
91887 January
101887 February
111887 September
121887 October 1-15
131887 October 16-31
141887 November 1-15
151887 November 15-30
161887 December
BoxFolder
711888 January-November
21889 June
31890 March - October
41890 November
51890 December
61891 January - February
71891 March - April
81891 May - June
91891 July - December
 
10Way-Bills, 1889 October
 

Series 3: Canceled Checks

BoxFolder
7111887
121888
131889
141890
 

Series 4: Printed Material

BoxFolder
81Commercial Express and Erie & North Shore Despatch, 1884
1No. 13 Erie & Pacific Despatch East Bound Car Load Tariff, 1884
1No. 13 South Shore Line East Bound Car Load Tariff, 1884
1Union Line East-Bound Tariff No. 6, 1884
2No. 9 Erie and North Shore Despatch East-Bound Freight Tariff, 1883
2No. 13 Great Western Despatch East Bound Car Load Tariff, 1884
2"Pan-Handle Route" Little Miami R.R. Freight Tariff No. 8, 1884
2Canada Southern Line. Flour, Grain, Lumber and Compressed Cotton Tariff, 1882
2East-Bound Tariff No. 2 of the Empire Line, 1888
2No. 8. New York, Lake Erie & Western R. R. Co. Lessee of the New York, Pennsylvania & Ohio railroad, interior Freight Tariff and Classification from Cincinnati, Ohio, 1883
3No. 12. Erie & Pacific Despatch East Bound Car Load Tariff, 1883
3Erie and North Shore Despatch Fast Freight Line Car Load Tariff, No. 6., 1882
4Great New England Route. Hoosac Tunnel Line Condensed Pocket Tariff, 1883
4Union Line East-Bound Tariff No. 5., 1883
4White Line Central Transit Co. Tariff No. 1., 1883
5No. 15 Central Transit Company "White Line", 1883
5Erie and North Shore Despatch. Fast Freight Line. Car Load Tariff, No. 7, 1883
6New York, Lake Erie & Western R. R. Co. Freight Tariff and Classification No. 9., 1884
6Nickel Plate Line. Fast Freight. Tariff No. 2., 1884
6Canada Southern Line Supplement No. 1 to Tariff No. 19, 1884
7National Despatch Fast Freight Line Circular No. 55., 1884
7No. 2. Globe Line Fast Freight. Cotton, Lumber, Grain and Flour Tariff, 1885
7No. 18. Central Transit Company "White Line" Cotton, Flour, Grain and Lumber Tariff, 1885
7Lackawanna Line. Tariff No. 5., 1885
8I.S. series 158. Central Railroad of Georgia. Rates on Cotton., 1889
8Canada Southern Line Tariff No. 18., 1882
8Canada Southern Line Tariff No. 21., 1885
8Cotton Arbitraries of the Great Southern Freight Lines via Charleston and Savannah, 1884-1885
8Continental Line Fast Freight Guide Book Eastbound Agents, 1884
8No. 17. Central Transit Company, "White Line." Cotton, Flour, Grain and Lumber Tariff, 1884
9Supplement No. 11 to Hoosac Tunnel Line Tariff No. 8, 1883
9Louisville & Nashville Railroad Company. No. 28. Tariff of Arbitraries on Cotton, 1883
9Western railway of Alabama. Cotton Tariff No. 2, 1889
9Southern Kansas Railway Co. Special Grain, Flour and Hay Tariff. No. B18., 1884
10Traders Despatch. Office of Manaer. Circular No. 3., 1883
10Traders Despatch. Fast Freight Line. East Bound Freight Tariff No. 2., 1883
10Traders Despatch. Fast Freight Line. East Bound Freight Tariff No. 1., 1883
10Traders Despatch. Fast Freight Line. Tariff No. 1 for Grain, Flour, Lumber and Cotton, 1883
10No. 1. Carbondale Route. Erie & Pacific Despatch. East Bound Car Load Tariff., 1883
10Traders Despatch. Carbondale Route. East Bound Car Load Tariff No. 1., 1883
10Union Line East-Bound Tariff No. 7., 1885
10Cotton Arbitraries of the Great Southern Freight Lines via Charleston and Cavannah, 1885-1885
 

Series 5: Transaction Carbon Copies

BoxFolder
91-7Transaction Carbon Copies
BoxFolder
101-6Transaction Carbon Copies
BoxFolder
111-5Transaction Carbon Copies
 
OS BoxFolder
121-6Miscellaneous data including cotton rates