Dennis Johnson farm journal

Dennis Johnson farm journal

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Johnson, Dennis
Title: Dennis Johnson farm journal
Dates: 1850-1859
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)
Abstract:The collection consists of a farm journal of Dennis Johnson of Oothkaloga, Bartow County, Georgia from 1850-1859. The journal mainly discusses weather conditions, the planting and harvesting of various crops, the use of various farm animals in work, and the work assigned to farm laborers.
Coll. Number: ms2500

Biographical/Historical Note

Dennis Johnson of Oothkaloga (Oothcalooga), Bartow County, Georgia, was a farmer of skill and thorough attention. He kept a journal, detailing issues on his farm from 1850-1859.


Index Terms

Bartow County (Ga.)
Diaries.
Farm life--Georgia.
Journals (accounts).
Oothkaloga (Ga.)

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

Dennis Johnson farm journal. MS 2500. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Farm Journal