Zachariah Lamar papers

Zachariah Lamar papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Lamar, Zachariah, 1767-1834
Title: Zachariah Lamar papers
Dates: 1814-1858
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (50 folders; housed with minor collections MS 1337 to MS 1341)
Coll. Number: ms1341(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Zachariah Lamar (1767-1834), plantation owner and cotton farmer of Baldwin County, Georgia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Zachariah Lamar from 1814-1858. Mainly pertaining to his business interests and plantation in Baldwin County, Georgia, the collection includes correspondence, plantation records, cotton records and sales, receipts, land bonds, and tuition records for Scottsboro Academy (Baldwin County, Ga.) and C.P. Beman's school at Mt. Zion (Hancock County, Ga.).


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Baldwin County (Ga.)
Business records.
Cotton farmers--Georgia.
Cotton trade--Georgia.
Farm management--Georgia.
Plantation life--Georgia.
Scottsboro Academy (Baldwin County, Ga.).

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

Zachariah Lamar papers, MS 1341. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related collections in this repository: Cobb/Irwin/Lamar family papers.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
1110 January 1814
 
26 August 1821
 
311 May 1824
 
414 May 1824
 
57 June 1824
 
61 July 1824
 
79 July 1824
 
823 September 1824
 
927 June 1826
 
1012 March 1827
 
114 May 1827
 
121827
 
1319 February 1828
 
1422 February 1828
 
1528 February 1828
 
167 April 1828
 
1724 June 1828
 
1825 July 1828
 
1917 September 1828
 
2012 December 1828
 
2113 December 1828
 
2219 December 1828
 
2323 December 1828
 
2424 December 1828
 
2528 December 1828
 
26 1828
 
271 January 1829
 
2826 January 1829
 
2919 December 1829
 
302 February 1830
 
3112 November 1831
 
325 January 1832
 
3317 January 1832
 
343 February 1832
 
3511 May 1832
 
3611 September 1832
 
3714 September 1832
 
3820 November 1832
 
3929 October 1832
 
403 December 1832
 
4124 December 1832
 
424 January 1833
 
4323 January 1833
 
4424 January 1833
 
4525 January 1833
 
461 February 1833
 
4716 March 1833
 
4815 May 1849
 
499 May 1858
 
50Undated