Madison, Georgia account book and cotton ledger

Madison, Georgia account book and cotton ledger

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Madison, Georgia account book and cotton ledger
Dates: 1857-1869, 1889-1898
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet (1 box)
Coll. Number: ms1673

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of an account book containing records of transactions for dry goods sold in Morgan County, possibly Madison, Georgia, from 1857-1869. The account book was also used as a scrapbook, and contains recipes, poetry, and newspaper clippings regarding agriculture, framing, and home remedies. The collection also includes a ledge that appears to deal with the purchase and sale of cotton in the Madison, Georgia area, from 1889-1898.


Index Terms

Account books--Georgia--Madison.
Cotton--Prices--Georgia--Madison--History.
Ledgers (account books)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Madison, Georgia account book and cotton ledger, ms 1673, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxVolume
11-2Account book & ledger, 1857-1869, 1889-1898