Felix Hargrett papers

Felix Hargrett papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Hall, Jacob
Creator: Hargrett, Felix
Title: Felix Hargrett papers
Dates: 1790-1982
Quantity: 4.8 Linear feet 7 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 1 oversized box, 2 oversized folders
Abstract:The collection consists of correspondence and historical materials collected by Hargrett. The correspondence includes letters concerning Hargrett's gifts to the University of Georgia and other institutions, correspondence pertaining to Hargrett's establishment of an endowment fund at UGA, correspondence with book and manuscript dealers, personal letters between Hargrett family members, and correspondence regarding the Botanical Garden at the University of Georgia.
Coll. Number: ms2311

Index Terms

Birth records.
Book collectors--Georgia.
Confederate States of America.
Death records.
Hargrett family
Indians of North America--Arkansas.
Indians of North America--New York (State)
Marriage records--Arkansas.
Marriage records.
Missionaries--United States.
Missions, Spanish--Arkansas.
Registers of births, etc.--Arkansas.
Sullivan, John, 1740-1795
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Universities and colleges--Georgia.
University of Georgia.

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 note

Felix Hargrett papers, ms2311, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Correspondence

11-16University of Georgia Library Gifts, 1945-1963
21-10University of Georgia Library Gifts, 1964-1973
11University of Georgia Library Gifts - Clippings
12University of Georgia Library Gifts - Miscellaneous
13University of Georgia Library Gifts - Printed material
31Gifts to Charleston Library Co.
2Gifts to Confederate Memorial Literary Society
3Gifts to Emory University
4Gifts to Georgia State Library
5Gifts to Virginia Historical Society
6Gifts to Virginia State Library
7Gifts to Washington & Lee University
8Gifts to Wesleyan College
9Gifts to Young Harris College
41-24University of Georgia, 1932-1980
51-10University of Georgia Botanical Garden, 1971-1982
11University of Georgia Botanical Garden - Printed Material
61-38Book Collecting, 1917-1969
71Allen, George E.
2Black, Claude
3Brewster, Mary
4Brown Family
5Bush, Janie
6Cate, Margaret D.
7d'Antignac, Munroe
8Durden, C.W.
9Eggleston, J.D.
10Eggleston, Elizabeth
11Frederick, H.
12Gammon, Edgar G.
13Hargrett, Charles F.
14-18Hargrett, Lester and Family, 1920-1962
19-23Hargrett, Mr. and Mrs. W.T., 1913-1945
24Hargrett, Wesley T., Jr.
25Hargrett Family
26Harper, Francis
27Harris, Julia
28Harwell, Richard
29Hecker, Franz
30Hodges, Lucile
31The Home Insurance Company
32Hubener, Oswald
33Kellam, Porter
34Sanders, Davis S.
35Sledge, Lamar C.
36Thornton, Ella May
37Washburn, John H.
38Washington & Lee University
39Willingham, Robert
40Wright, Albert H.
41Wright, Mrs. Charles K.

2. Subject Files

81Biographical Information
4Employment papers
5Empty Envelopes
6Estate papers of W.T. Hargrett
7Genealogy - Hargrett family
8Genealogy - other families
10Naval career papers
12Photographs - Liberty & Tattnall Counties
13Printed material
14School papers
15Writings by other people

3. Historical Manuscripts

91Athens, Georgia - City Plan Study, 1925
2 Bautismos, matrimonios y lutierros
3Brown, Franklin Pierce - Journal, 1868 (transcribed)
4Brown, Joseph E. Papers (copies)
5Burks, E. C. - Correspondence, 1861 (transcribed)
6Confederate book plates, calling cards
7Confederate copyright records
8Corbin, Francis - Auditor's report of estate
9Correspondence, miscellaneous, 1861-1898
10Correspondence, miscellaneous photocopies, 1863-1864
11Edwards Family - Genealogy
12-34Edwards Family - Correspondence, 1856-1865
35Empty envelopes
36Franklin, Benjamin - U.S. Constitution
10Historical Manuscripts and Related Material
1Grisham, Joseph - Seal
2 A Journal of the Western Expedition Commanded by Hon. Maj. Gen. Sullivan
3Meigs, Josiah
4Printed material
5Randolph, Thomas Mann
7Ticknor, Frank - Correspondence to William N. Nelson, 1844-1871 (transcribed)
8Wild, Edward Augustus
11Correspondence, 1860-1869 (xeroxes)
Writings - John and William Bartram, Brown Family, Botany
OS Folder
1BArtwork by Albert Christ-Janer
OS Folder
2ACertificate- Reserve Officers' Training Corps, 1924 May 26
Certificate- Tifton High School, 1920 May 25
Railroad schedules