Jewel family collection

Jewel family collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Sansom, Thomas
Title: Jewel family collection
Dates: circa 1809-1900
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.
Coll. Number: ms1438

Biographical/Historical Note

The Jewel family were farmers in Oglethorpe County, Georgia in the mid-1800s.

Thomas Sansom lived in Athens, Georgia in the 19th century.


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Account books
Account books--Georgia--Oglethorpe County--History--19th century--Sources.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Cookery--Georgia--Oglethorpe County--History--19th century--Sources.
Coverlets.
Embroidery (visual works)
Embroidery--Georgia--Oglethorpe County--History--19th century--Sources.
Finance, Personal--Georgia--Oglethorpe County--History--19th century--Sources.
Genealogies.
Jewel, James, Sr. -- Finance, Personal--Sources
Jewell family
Oglethorpe County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Patterns (guides)
Recipes--Georgia--Oglethorpe County--History--19th century--Sources.
Recipes.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Jewel family collection, circa 1809-1900. MS 1438. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Bobbin
 
2Clippings
 
3Correspondence
 
4Genealogy
 
5James Jewel
 
6Miscellaneous
 
7Needlework patterns
 
8Photos
 
9Recipes
 
10Songs
 
11Thomas Sansom
 
12William Jewel
 
13Woven coverlet patterns, named
 
14Woven coverlet patterns, unnamed