Max M. Hardie Indian artifacts

Max M. Hardie Indian artifacts

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hardie, Max M.
Title: Max M. Hardie Indian artifacts
Dates: undated
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Coll. Number: ms2492

Biographical/Historical Note

Max M. Hardie graduated from the University of Georgia in 1928 with a Bachelor of Science in agriculture. He became a soil conservationist and agronomist and worked for the Georgia Highway Department, where he was responsible for the landscaping of I-75 from the capitol to the Florida state line. Deeply interested in history all his life, he was constantly on the lookout for historical artifacts.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of Indian artifacts which formerly belonged to Max M. Hardie. The artifacts were found in Georgia, probably along the route of I-75, though the exact location and circumstance of their discovery is unknown.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Antiquities (object genre)
Indians of North America--Georgia--Antiquities.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Max M. Hardie Indian artifacts. MS 2492. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Pestle, Rock Tools