William Cooper diary and ledger

William Cooper diary and ledger

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Cooper, William
Title: William Cooper diary and ledger
Dates: 1852-1867
Quantity: 2.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3644

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a diary and ledger of William Cooper from 1857-1860, regarding court sessions, daily expenses and purchases, Cooper’s plantation, and a trip to Texas. The ledger lists legal cases of Cooper & Norton for the years 1852-1867.


Index Terms

Diaries.
Georgia--Social life and customs.
Ledgers (account books)
Plantations--Georgia.
Slaveholders--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

William Cooper diary and ledger, ms3644, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Diary, 1857-1860
 
2Ledger, 1852-1867