Richards & Harroway bills of lading

Richards & Harroway bills of lading

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Richards & Harroway (Savannah, Ga.)
Creator: Richards, William Abraham
Title: Richards & Harroway bills of lading
Dates: 1818-1823
Quantity: 0.3 Linear feet (1 volume housed with minor collections MS 168 - MS 172)
Abstract:The collection consists of bills of lading for cotton shipped mainly to Liverpool and New York from Savannah, Georgia by the firm Richards & Harroway and later William Abraham Richards, from May 9, 1818 - June 30, 1823. The bills include name of ship, ship captain's name, where bound, description of cotton, amount of freight, and date.
Coll. Number: ms172(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Richards & Harroway, cotton manufacturers, Savannah, Georgia.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Bills of lading.
Commission merchants--Georgia.
Cotton trade--Georgia.
Savannah (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

Richards & Harroway bills of lading, MS 172. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

OS BoxFolder
11Bills of lading