Franklin family papers

Franklin family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Franklin family -- Photographs
Title: Franklin family papers
Dates: 1800-1969
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet 2 document boxes
Coll. Number: ms3371

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Robert A. Franklin was a dentist. His family started the Franklin Buggy Company, and he attended the University of Maryland Dental School. Franklin served in the Canal Zone.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, including letters between Franklin and Sheriff F. M. Garner of Upson County. Garner was a relative, and they corresponded about Franklin's efforts to set up his practice. There is also genealogical information about the Franklin family and related families such as the Patrick, Pullin, Hiram, and Lawson families. Photographs of the Franklin family are included, 2 of which were taken by the Griffin photographers R. J. Deane and H. L. Deane.

Index Terms

Deane, H. L.
Deane, R. J.
Franklin family
Franklin, Robert A.
Franklin, Robert A. -- Correspondence
Garner, F. M., sheriff -- Correspondence
Lawson family
Patrick family
Police--Georgia--Upson County--Correspondence.
Pullen family

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Franklin family papers, ms3371, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1800-1899
2Correspondence, 1900
3Correspondence, 1901-1916
4Correspondence, 1920-1939
5Correspondence, 1950-1964
21Lawson family
2Correspondence - property divison, 1917
3Lurline Franklin Lawson - land documents
4Pullin - correspondence, photographs
5Pullin-Patrick - photographs
6Unidentified photographs
7Printed material