Confederate cotton bonds collection

Confederate cotton bonds collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Lindo & Company.
Title: Confederate cotton bonds collection
Dates: 1871-1881
Quantity: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder housed with minor collections MS 1252 to MS 1259)
Abstract:The collection consists of bond agreements of 23 September, 1871 between George Samuel McKay and Charles Inman, and Inman and an unnamed party, a bond registration form, minutes of the Committee's meeting, a letter to Inman from Gabriel Lindo, secretary of the Committee, and a newspaper article. It pertains to a meeting of bond-holders at the Cannon-Street Hotel, London in 1881 and its ramifications. The newspaper notice of the meeting succinctly states its purposes: "All holders of Dollar and Cotton Bonds of the various series issued by the Confederate States of America from 1861 to 1864 inclusive, willing to co-operate with and entrust their interests to the Committee appointed... are requested to send in their bonds to the offices of the Committee..."
Coll. Number: ms1256(m)


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Bonds--Confederate States of America.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Forms (documents).
Inman, Charles
Inman, Charles -- Correspondence
Lindo, Gabriel -- Correspondence
McKay, George Samuel

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Confederate cotton bonds collection, MS 1256. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Confederate cotton bonds