Howell Erwin family papers

Howell Erwin family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Erwin, Howell
Title: Howell Erwin family papers
Dates: 1858-1950s
Quantity: 0.8 Linear feet (2 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms3275

Biographical/Historical Note

The Erwin family resided in Georgia and has a considerably long history in the state, spanning back to the 19th century. Many documents illustrate the family's property through extensive deeds and plats. At one point, an Erwin married into the Cobb family, well known in Athens-Clarke County.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of Erwin family Bible records, correspondence from 1858-1950s, unlabeled family photos, bands and deeds from the 1800s-1950s, wills (including that of Harriet D.P. Bryan), various printed materials, account books (including cash receipts from 1941-1953, various bills, receipts and tax statements), and materials about the W.T. Byron estate and the Eustace Floyd estate.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Account books
Bible records.
Bryan, Harriet D. P.
Byron, W. T. -- Estate
Correspondence.
Deeds.
Erwin, Howell -- Correspondence
Estate records.
Floyd, Eustace -- Estate
Invoices.
Irwin family -- Correspondence
Irwin family -- Photographs
Photographs.
Receipts (financial records)
Tax records.
Wills.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Howell Erwin family papers. MS 3275. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Blueprints plats
 
2Bible records & genealogy
 
3Correspondence, 1800's
 
4Correspondence, 1900's
 
5Correspondence, 1920's - 1930's
 
6Correspondence, 1940's
 
7Correspondence, 1950's
 
8Photographs
 
9Bonds, deeds, 1800's
 
10Deeds, 1900's
 
11Deeds, 1920's
 
12Bonds, deeds, 1930's
 
13Deeds, 1950's
 
14Deeds, 1950's
 
15Wills
 
16Printed material
 
17Untitled
 
BoxItem
21Artifacts
 
2Cash Receipts book
 
3Ledger
 
4Account books
 
5William A. Carlton estate checking account
 
6Bills/ Receipts Howell Cobb, guardian of Francina McCalla
 
7Receipts
 
8Taxes
 
9(Removed from binder) W.T. Byron estate
 
10William T. Byron estate
 
11Eustace Floyd Lampkin estate
 
12Untitled