Harvey Dan Abrams miscellaneous Georgiana collection

Harvey Dan Abrams miscellaneous Georgiana collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Abrams, Harvey Dan
Title: Harvey Dan Abrams miscellaneous Georgiana collection
Dates: circa 1890-1973
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms2051

Biographical/Historical Note

Harvey Dan Abrams was a prominent Atlanta bookseller and appraiser. In addition his publishing firm has arranged the printing of a fine series of works of local Georgia writers. He is the nephew of Medora Field Perkerson.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of miscellaneous items related to places in Georgia such as Columbus, Talbot County, and Walton County. There are also items related to the Duke and Duchess of Windsor.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Antiques (object genre)
Columbus (Ga.)
Georgia--History--19th century--Sources.
Georgia--History--20th century--Sources.
Talbot County (Ga.)
Walton County (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harvey Dan Abrams miscellaneous Georgiana collection, MS 2051. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: MS 303 Medora Field Perkerson papers, 1914-1960; MS 1742 Medora (Field) Perkerson papers, 1945-1960; MS 1741 Harvey Dan Abrams collection

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

2Atlanta, Georgia, 1818?-1973
3Columbus, Georgia, 1837-1883
4Muscogee County, Georgia, 1838
5Talbot County, Georgia, 1872
6Walton County, Georgia, 1854, 1863
7Georgia- various counties
8Alabama, 1819-1870
9Other states and countries
10Unknown locations
13Printed material