Georgia Cotton Growers Co-Operative Association ephemera

Georgia Cotton Growers Co-Operative Association ephemera

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Georgia Cotton Growers Co-Operative Association.
Title: Georgia Cotton Growers Co-Operative Association ephemera
Dates: 1926
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms3363

Biographical/Historical Note

The Georgia Cotton Growers Co-Operative Association was founded by D. W. Brooks in Atlanta, Georgia in 1922. The association ceased operations in 1933.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of ephemera from the Georgia Cotton Growers Co-Operative Association, regarding the 1925 cotton crop. Documents topics include the price of cotton (including the association's reasoning for increasing the cost of processing per bale for its members), the low grade of cotton received the previous year, instructions to members on how to ship their cotton to the association, the price of insurance for the association, and shipping records (via rail).


Index Terms

Bills of lading.
Business records.
Cotton--Georgia.
Georgia Cotton Growers Co-Operative Association. -- Records and correspondence
Railroads--Freight--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Georgia Cotton Growers Co-Operative Association ephemera, ms 3363, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Papers, 1926