William A. Cobb daybooks

William A. Cobb daybooks

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Cobb, William A.
Title: William A. Cobb daybooks
Dates: 1845-1851
Quantity: 2.5 Linear feet 2 boxes
Coll. Number: ms173

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of daybooks of William A. Cobb, Thomaston, Georgia, from 1845-1851. Entries include the date, customer's name, items purchased, and price of items. Items purchased include sewing materials, cloth, tobacco, household items, knives, clothing, and farm implements.

Index Terms

Account books.
Business records.
General stores--Georgia.
Stores, Retail--Georgia.
Thomaston (Ga.)
Upson County (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

William A. Cobb daybooks, ms173, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

OS BoxVolume
11-3Daybooks, 1845-1848
OS BoxVolume
24-5Daybooks, 1849-1851