|Title:||Jewel family collection|
|Quantity:||0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of various clippings, embroidery patterns, several 1840's woven coverlet patterns, recipes, a book on the Jewel family genealogy, and two account books. One account book dated 1809 belonged to James Jewel, Sr. The other belonged to Thomas Sansom and is dated 1850. A number of recipes were added to this collection at a later date.|
The Jewel family were farmers in Oglethorpe County, Georgia in the mid-1800s.
Thomas Sansom lived in Athens, Georgia in the 19th century.
Arranged in chronological order.
Jewel family collection, circa 1809-1900. MS 1438. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.