William Bragg collection of De Renne research

William Bragg collection of De Renne research

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Bragg, William Harris
Title: William Bragg collection of De Renne research
Dates: 1770-1999
Quantity: 18.0 Linear feet 17 boxes
Coll. Number: ms3409

Biographical/Historical Note

"Between 1844 and 1969 the first three generations of the De Renne family of Savannah made notable contributions to Georgia history by collecting materials relating to the state's past and by printing primary sources and other historical works relating to Georgia as colony and state."--"De Renne Family," New Georgia Encyclopedia, http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-614


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of 16 boxes of maps, documents, photocopies, and other materials related to William Harris Bragg's research and book entitled De Renne : Three Generations of a Georgia Family.


Arrangement

This collection has not yet been arranged. A container listing is provided to aid access.


Index Terms

De Renne family
Documents.
Families--Georgia.
Maps (documents)
Photocopies.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

William Bragg collection of research materials, ms3409, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Restricted access to photocopies of materials from other libraries and repositories.


Related Material

Related materials are available in the following collections of this repository: DeRenne family papers (oversize), ms1064a; DeRenne family papers, ms2819; Craig Barrow papers, ms3090.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1Biographical material, articles, excerpts
 
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2Biographical material, articles, excerpts, letters
 
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3Biographical material, historical works, poetry, correspondence
 
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4Library material, correspondence, diaries/journals, plantation and property
 
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5DeRenne
 
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6Biographical materials, plantation
 
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7Biographical material, Wormsloe
 
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8Biography, books, biographical material
 
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9Library catalogs, deeds, Concho interlude, estate
 
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10Savannah, Philadelphia, Newport, Wormsloe
 
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11Wormsloe quartos, permission copies, universities
 
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12DeRenne family, Agricola
 
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13Biographical material, corrspondence, miscellany
 
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14Wormsloe material
 
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15Biographical material
 
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16Biographical material, correspondence
 
OS Box
1Maps and oversize related to Wormsloe and Savannah