DuPree family farm ledgers

DuPree family farm ledgers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Dupree family
Title: DuPree family farm ledgers
Dates: 1827-1928
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3240

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of four ledgers the Dupree family kept of sharecroppers who worked their farmland in Griffin, Georgia, from 1827-1928. Records list names, time worked, lost time, money owed, and items sold. Ledgers also document McIntosh Education Union (also referred to as McIntosh Union no. 279, and McIntosh Farmers Education Union of America, no. 279) history. Information recorded includes elected officers, membership lists, dues collected, and expenses sent to treasurer.

Index Terms

Account books.
Farm management--Georgia.
Ledgers (account books)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

DuPree family farm ledgers, ms3240, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-4Ledgers, 1827-1928