Radford family papers

Radford family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Radford family papers
Dates: 1783-2000
Quantity: 1.9 Linear feet 1 document box, 1 oversized box
Coll. Number: ms3050

Biographical/Historical Note

The Radford family was situated near Atlanta in the town of Monroe, several people in the family had farms. One Radford family member helped manage the Monroe Cotton Mills.

Scope and Content Note

The contents of this collection center on the Radford family. There are several Civil War letters from James Osgood Andrew Radfood in this collection and other family members. Included is a memoir and notebook by Rosalie Radford Stillwell. Other assorted items include receipts, indentures, wills, resolutions, stock certificates, photographs, portrait presentations, and clippings. A videotape from 1933 about the Radford family is contained in an oversized box.

Index Terms

Radford family
Radford, Eliza C. -- Family
Radford, J. O. A. -- Family
Radford, John R. -- Family
Radford, Lewis Candler -- Family
Radford, Lewis Candler -- Photographs
Radford, Reuben -- Family
Radford, Reuben -- Photographs
Radford, Rowland A. -- Family
Receipts (financial records)
Western Maryland College. -- Alumni and alumnae

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Radford family papers, ms3050, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related audiovisual materials from this collection are housed in the Walter J. Brown Media Archive: http://purl.libs.uga.edu/brown/har-ms3050/bmac-coll

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Biographical sketch
2Correspondence: James Osgood Andrew Radford and Mary Louisa prior radford, 1863 September-October
3Correspondence: James Osgood Andrew Radford and Mary Louisa Prior Radford, 1863 November-December
4Correspondence: James Osgood Andrew Radford and Mary Louisa Prior Radford, empty envelopes, 1864
5Correspondence: letter to James Osgood Andrew Radford
6Correspondence: Mary Louisa Prior Radford, 1863
7Correspondence: Mattie Radford, 1872
8Correspondence: Family Correspondence, 1861-1936
12Resolutions: Lewis Candler Radford
13Stock Certificate
15Radford Portrait
16Radford Family Memories
17Memoir Rosalie Radford Stillwell
18Current Events Notebook, Rosalie Radford Stillwell - Monroe (Ga.) High, 1918
19Recipe and Accounts Book, Mary Louisa Prior Radford
21 Instructions for Surveying Land, Elijah Radford
OS BoxFolder
21Reuben Radford – Estate, 1820
2Diplomas Lewis Candler Radford ( 2.0 item(s) )
3Certificate of Baptism – Charles Johnson Radford