John B. Lamar papers

John B. Lamar papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Lamar, J. B., (John Basil), 1812-1862
Title: John B. Lamar papers
Dates: 1835-1860
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (10 folders; housed with minor collections MS 1479 and 1480)
Coll. Number: ms1479(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

John Basil Lamar (1812-1862), lawyer, politician, and planter, born in Milledgeville, Georgia.

For more information, see his congressional biography.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of mainly receipts paid and due covering the years 1838-1860.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Accounts receivable--Georgia--Sources.
Bills of sale.
Financial records.
Lamar, J. B., (John Basil), 1812-1862 -- Finance, Personal
Negotiable instruments--Georgia--Sources.
Receipts (Acknowledgments)--Georgia--Sources.
Receipts (financial records)
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John B. Lamar papers, MS 1479. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: John B. Lamar plantation book, 1847-1872.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Receipts, 1835
2Receipts, 1836
3Receipts, 1836-1837
4Receipts, 1837
5Receipts, 1837-1838
6Receipts, 1838
7Receipts, 1860
8Receipts, undated
9Correspondence, 1837
10Zachariah Lamar Estate