Thomas family papers

Thomas family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Thomas family
Title: Thomas family papers
Dates: Bulk, 1872-1893
Dates: 1849-1942
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet 4 boxes
Coll. Number: ms2388

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, receipts, photographs, printed material, and legal documents. Most of the letters discuss social events and news of family or friends but a few mention U.S. politics, particularly the 1876 Presidential election; George Dudley Thomas' law practice; plantation management; and the cotton market.


Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs.
Cotton trade--Georgia.
DuBose family
Farm management--Georgia.
Lawyers--Georgia.
Practice of law--Georgia.
Presidents--United States--Election--1876.
Safford, Thomas
Thomas, George Dudley, 1857-1895
Thomas, Katie Morton
Thomas, Peninah W.
Thomas, Pina
Thomas, Stevens
United States--Politics and government--19th century.

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.

Also known as the DuBose family papers.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Thomas family papers, ms2388, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Bankbook
 
2Calling cards
 
3Clippings
 
4Empty envelopes
 
5Estate documents
 
6Genealogy
 
7Grave inscriptions
 
8Insurance policies
 
9Invitations
 
10Legal papers
 
11Maps
 
12Membership cards
 
13Military records
 
14Miscellaneous
 
15Photographs
 
16Plot
 
17-18Printed Material
 
19-21Receipts
 
22Speeches
 
23Robert Toombs
 
BoxFolder
21Correspondence, Business, 1877
 
2Correspondence, Business, 1878
 
3Correspondence, Business, 1880
 
4Correspondence, Business, 1882
 
5Correspondence, Business, 1883
 
6Correspondence, Business, 1886
 
7Correspondence, Business, 1890
 
8Correspondence, Business, 1893
 
9Correspondence, Business, 1896
 
10Correspondence, Business, 1906
 
11Correspondence, Business- Mrs.Morton, (1886-1893)
 
12Correspondence, Business, undated
 
13Correspondence, Personal - Harmon Caldwell
 
14Correspondence, Personal - Mrs. Jefferson Davis
 
15Correspondence, Personal - Walter Hill
 
16Correspondence, Personal - Richard Russell
 
17Correspondence, Personal - Soule, Andrew M.
 
18Correspondence, Personal, 1849
 
19Correspondence, Personal, 1850
 
20Correspondence, Personal, 1851
 
21Correspondence, Personal, 1852
 
22Correspondence, Personal, 1853
 
23Correspondence, Personal, 1865?
 
24Correspondence, Personal, 1872
 
25Correspondence, Personal, 1873
 
26Correspondence, Personal, 1874
 
27Correspondence, Personal, 1875
 
28Correspondence, Personal, 1876
 
29Correspondence, Personal, 1877
 
30Correspondence, Personal, 1878
 
31Correspondence, Personal, 1879
 
32Correspondence, Personal, 1880
 
33Correspondence, Personal, 1882
 
34Correspondence, Personal, 1883
 
35Correspondence, Personal, 1885
 
BoxFolder
31Correspondence, Personal, 1886
 
2Correspondence, Personal, 1887
 
3Correspondence, Personal, 1888
 
4Correspondence, Personal, 1889
 
5Correspondence, Personal, 1892
 
6Correspondence, Personal, 1893
 
7Correspondence, Personal, 1883
 
8Correspondence, Personal, 1893
 
9Correspondence, Personal, 1894
 
10Correspondence, Personal, 1895
 
11Correspondence, Personal, 1895
 
12Correspondence, Personal, 1908
 
13Correspondence, Personal, 1909
 
14Correspondence, Personal, 1912
 
15Correspondence, Personal, 1913
 
16Correspondence, Personal, 1923
 
17Correspondence, Personal, 1924
 
18Correspondence, Personal, 1929
 
19Correspondence, Personal, 1935
 
20Correspondence, Personal, 1937
 
21Correspondence, Personal, 1939
 
22Correspondence, Personal, 1941
 
23Correspondence, Personal, 1942
 
24Correspondence, Personal, 1943
 
25Correspondence, Personal, 1950
 
26Correspondence, Personal - fragments
 
27Correspondence, Personal
 
BoxVolume
41Miss Minnie Thomas - Art History Volume II Sculpture
 
The Praise of Margaret - Emma M. Long
 
Bonnybell
 
Art History - Miss Minnie Thomas, Miss Wicks, Miss Provost - Art History Volume I, Architecture