Rhind / Stokes family papers

Rhind / Stokes family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Massingale, H. T.
Creator: Rhind, Colden, 1849-1911
Creator: Rhind, James, 1811-1854
Creator: Stoke, James Rhind, 1865-1929
Creator: Stokes, Sarah Gardner
Title: Rhind / Stokes family papers
Dates: 1788-1919
Quantity: 8.8 Linear feet (65 items in 14 document boxes, 4 half boxes, 2 oversized boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of the Rhind / Stokes from 1788-1919. The papers include personal and business correspondence and financial records of James Rhind (1848-1854), Colden Rhind (1884-1911), James Rhind Stokes and Sarah Gardner Stokes (1884-1949), and J.R. Stokes (1906-1917). Bound volumes contain business accounts (1788-1811) from several merchants in Augusta (Ga.); a cotton invoice book (1843-1848) and letter books (1843-1852) for James Rhind ? and several ledgers relating to Colden Rhind's brokerage businesses (ca. 1886-1909). Of particular interest are records of H.T. Massingale, a Quartermaster for the Confederate Army from 1861-1864. These records include requisitions and pay vouchers from Tennessee (1861-1862) and Atlanta (1862-1864) and Augusta (1864) Georgia. Also includes burial lists of Confederate soldiers and Federal prisoners from various hospitals mainly in the Atlanta area dated December 31, 1863.
Coll. Number: ms1305

Biographical/Historical Note

James Rhind married Mary M. Gardner (1815-1851), their children included Colden Rhind (1849-1911) and Margaret W. Rhind (b. 1838). Margeret married William S. Stokes and their children included Sarah Gardner Stokes (b. 1860) and James Rhind Stokes (1865-1929). The Rhind family resided in Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Account books.
Atlanta (Ga.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Hospitals.
Atlanta (Ga.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Registers of dead.
Augusta (Ga.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Brokers--Georgia.
Commission merchants--Georgia.
Confederate States of America. Army.
Gardner family -- Genealogy
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Letter books.
Military administration--Confederate States of America.
Registers of births, etc.--Georgia--Atlanta.
Rhind family -- Genealogy
Richmond County (Ga.)
Stokes family -- Genealogy

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

Rhind / Stokes family papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: James Rhind, 1848-1854



Subseries 1A: Correspondence, 1848-1854

BoxFolder
111848
21850
31851
41852
51853
61854
7[n.d.]



Subseries 1B: Accounts, 1848-1852

BoxFolder
181848
91849
101850
111851
121852
13[n.d.]
 

Series 2: Colden Rhind, 1875-1911

BoxFolder
21Correspondence, 1884
2Correspondence, 1887
3Correspondence, 1889
4Correspondence, 1897
5Correspondence, 1902
6Correspondence, 1907
7Correspondence, 1911
8Correspondence, [n.d.]
9Documents, 1875-1909
10Estate Papers
11Writings
12Checks and Bank Books
13Receipts
14Miscellaneous
 

Series 3: J.R. Stokes and Sarah Stokes, 1884-1917

BoxFolder
31Correspondence, 1884
2Correspondence, 1886-1889
3Correspondence, 1892
4Correspondence, 1893
5Correspondence, 1894
6Correspondence, 1895
7Correspondence, 1896
8Correspondence, 1897
9Correspondence, 1898
10Correspondence, 1899
11Correspondence, 1900 January-April
12Correspondence, 1900 May-June
13Correspondence, 1900 July-August
14Correspondence, 1900 September
15Correspondence, 1900 October
16Correspondence, 1900 November-December
17Correspondence, 1901 January
18Correspondence, 1901 February
19Correspondence, 1901 March
20Correspondence, 1901 April
21Correspondence, 1901 May
22Correspondence, 1901 June-August
23Correspondence, 1901 September-December
24Correspondence, 1902
25Correspondence, 1903
26Correspondence, 1904
27Correspondence, 1905 January-March
28Correspondence, 1905 April-December
BoxFolder
41Correspondence, 1906 January-April
2Correspondence, 1906 May-June
3Correspondence, 1906 July-December
4Correspondence, 1907
5Correspondence, 1908 January
6Correspondence, 1908 February-December
7Correspondence, 1909
8Correspondence, 1910
9Correspondence, 1911 January-March
10Correspondence, 1911 April-August
11Correspondence, 1911 September-October
12Correspondence, 1911 November
13Correspondence, 1911 December
14Correspondence, 1912 January-March
15Correspondence, 1912 April-June
16Correspondence, 1912 July-December
17Correspondence, 1913
18Correspondence, 1914
19Correspondence, 1917
20Correspondence, [n.d.]
21Correspondence, [n.d.]
 

Series 4: Sarah Stokes



Subseries 4A: Accounts

BoxFolder
51Statements, 1916-1918
2Check Books, 1911-1917
3Receipts Georgia Railroad Bank
4Receipts
5Miscellaneous
BoxFolder
61Checks, 1911
2Checks, 1913
3Checks, 1914
4Checks, 1915
5Checks, 1916
6Checks, 1916
7Checks, 1917
8Checks, 1917
9Checks, 1917
10Checks, 1917
BoxFolder
71Checks, 1918
2Checks, 1918
3Checks, 1918
4Checks, 1918
5Checks, 1919
6Checks, 1919
7Checks, 1919
 

Series 5: J.R. Stokes-Accounts

BoxFolder
81Checks, 1899
2Checks, 1900
3Checks, 1901
4Checks, 1902
5Checks, 1903
6Checks, 1904
7Checks, 1905
8Checks, 1906
9Checks, 1907
10Checks, 1908
11Checks, 1909
12Checks, 1910
13Checks, 1911
14Checks, 1912
15Checks, 1913
16Check Book, Bank Statement
BoxFolder
91Receipts, 1897-1899
2Receipts, 1900
3Receipts, 1901
4Receipts, 1902
5Receipts, 1903
6Receipts, 1904
7Receipts, 1905
8Receipts, 1906
9Receipts, 1907
10Receipts, 1908
11Receipts, 1909
12Receipts, 1910
BoxFolder
101Receipts, 1911
2Receipts, 1912
3Receipts, 1913-1914
4Receipts, Undated
5Documents
6Insurance Policies
7Miscellaneous
 

Series 6: Miscellaneous

BoxFolder
111Bonds
2Calling cards
3Clippings
4Correspondence, 1898
5Documents
6Photographs
7Printed material
8Printed material-Diamond Blue Granite
9Printed material-Orders from the Georgia Adjutant General's Office and War Department, 1906-1909
10Printed material-United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1905-1907
11Writings
12Writings-Charles Edgeworth Jones, 1898
13Miscellaneous notes
14Miscellaneous items
 

Series 7: Confederate Records

BoxFolder
1211861 January-October
21861 November-December
31862 January-May
41862 June
51862 July
61862 August
71862 September
81862 October
91862 November
101862 December
111863 January-February
121863 March-November
131863 December
141864 January-March
151864 April-May
161864 June
171864 July-October
181864 November-December
19Undated
20Burial vouchers, 31 December 1863
21Bill for injunction-Fisk vs. Cobb, Pope and Massingale, October 1864
 

Series 8: Account Books, Ledgers, etc.

BoxFolder
131Account book, 1788
2Account book, 1789-1790
3Account book, 1789-1793
4Account book, 1790-1791
5Account book, 1790-1791
6Account book, 1796
BoxFolder
141Account book, 1799-1801
2Account book, 1807-1811
3Letterbook-James Rhind, 1838-1842
BoxFolder
151Cotton invoice book, 1843-1848
2Letterbook-James Rhind, 1845-1846
3Letterbook-James Rhind, 1848-1850
BoxFolder
161Letterbook-James Rhind, 1850-1852
2Account book, 1882
3Account book-Rhind & Thornton, 1884-1892
4Letterbook-Rhind & Woolsey/Colden Rhind, 1888-1889
BoxFolder
171Telegraph book-Colden Rhind, 1889-1893
2Pay ledger-Georgia Railroad Bank, 1897-1901
3Letterbook-Colden Rhind, 1900-1901
BoxFolder
181Ledger (index pages only)
2Music book
3Geometry book
Box
19Account book, 1794-1804
Box
20Ledger, 1794-1804
Ledger, 1790-1795