J.A.G. Carson receipt book

J.A.G. Carson receipt book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Carson, J. A. G.
Title: J.A.G. Carson receipt book
Dates: 1884-1887
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet (I folder; housed with minor collections MS 2235 - MS 2269)
Abstract:The collection consists of a bound book of receipts, printed back and front, as "received from J. A. G. Carson" with each having a different signature. Occasionally pasted to the blotter page are receipts to Mr. Carson from Southern Mutual Loan Association in Savannah, Georgia and Real Estate Accomp. Co., also in Savannah, for the purchase of stock. Two or three receipts are for taxes, dues for membership in the Savannah Rifle Association (Lodge 48), and for food and newspaper subscriptions.
Coll. Number: ms2235(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

J. A. G. Carson was a bookkeeper and employee of J. P. Williams Company in the 19th century.

Index Terms

Bookkeepers--Finance, Personal.
Bookkeepers--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Carson, J. A. G. -- Finance, Personal
Food industry and trade--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Food prices--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Food--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Newspapers--History--19th century--Sources.
Newspapers--Prices--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Real Estate Accomp. Co.. -- Finance
Real Estate Accomp. Co.. -- History--19th century--Sources
Real estate business--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Receipts (Acknowledgments)--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Receipts (Acknowledgments)--Specimens.
Receipts (financial records)
Rifles (long guns)
Savannah Rifle Association. -- Finance
Savannah Rifle Association. -- History--19th century--Sources
Savannah Rifle Association. -- Membership
Savings and loan associations--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Southern Mutual Loan Association. -- Finance
Southern Mutual Loan Association. -- History--19th century--Sources
Stock certificates.
Stocks--History--19th century--Sources.
Stocks--Prices--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.
Tax records.
Taxation--Georgia--Savannah--History--19th century--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

J. A. G. Carson, MS 2235. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Receipt book, 1884-1887