|Creator:||Cobb, Mary Ann Lamar, 1818-1889|
|Title:||Mary Lamar Cobb account book|
|Quantity:||0.02 Linear feet (1 folder housed with minor collections MS 449 to MS 471)|
Mary Lamar Cobb was born in 1818 and died in 1884. She was the wife of the very well-known American politican and Confederate military leader, Howell Cobb. They lived in Athens, Georgia. They had eleven children together.
The collection consists of an account book from 1850-1858. The volume was used for various purposes including several pages relating to the purchase of wood; accounts of Mr. Gallagher, gardener to Governor Cobb; Mary Cobb's accounts for various purchases; and list of Rachel's (last name unknown) children and birthdates.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Mary Lamar Cobb account book. MS 449. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.
Related collections in this repository: Other Cobb family papers.