Robert Cannady research material on George Mathews

Robert Cannady research material on George Mathews

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Cannady, Robert Bruce
Title: Robert Cannady research material on George Mathews
Dates: 1954-1957
Quantity: 0.6 Linear feet 1 folder, 1 box
Coll. Number: ms33

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of research material used by Robert Bruce Cannaday to write his Master’s thesis titled The public life of George Mathews in Georgia, in 1957. Materials include photocopies of proclamations and correspondence signed or written by George Mathews, Georgia Bounty Land Grants by Alex M. Hitz, and Cannaday’s biographical research notecards on Mathews. The collection also includes correspondence addressed to Cannady from the Georgia Historical Society, Office of Ordinary of Richmond County, Virginia State Library, and Virginia Historical Society. Correspondence regards Cannaday’s request for information concerning George Mathews.


Index Terms

Governors--Georgia--History.
Mathews, George, 1739-1812

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Robert Cannady research material on George Mathews, ms 33, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Papers, 1954-1957
 
Box
2Biographical research notecards, 1954-1957