Elijah Crane papers

Elijah Crane papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Crane, Elijah
Title: Elijah Crane papers
Dates: 1847-1853
Quantity: 0.019 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 2665-2667, 2669, 2670, 2675-2677, 2680, 2681, and 2685-2695 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of business correspondence between Elijah Crane, Savannah, Georgia and C.A. & A. Southworth of Stoughton, Massachusetts from 1847-1853. The letters discuss buying and selling cotton, the cotton market, and the status of crops grown near Savannah.
Coll. Number: ms2675(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Elijah Crane, cotton merchant, Savannah, Georgia.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

C.A. & A. Southworth (Stoughton, Mass.).
Commission merchants--Georgia.
Cotton trade--Georgia.
Savannah (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

Elijah Crane papers. MS 2675(M). Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Correspondence, 1847-1853