Newsom deed and farming journal

Newsom deed and farming journal

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Newsom family
Title: Newsom deed and farming journal
Dates: after 1838
Quantity: 1.0 folder (2 items)
Coll. Number: ms630

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two items: a journal entitled “Plan. Experience of Farming of N. J. Newsom, 1885,” pertaining to labor, fertilizer, fencing, mules, wages, and equipment involved in farming; deed signed in Washington County, Georgia, stating Joeday Newsom leaves two lots of "negroes" to his children, dated 1838. The reverse side contains valuation of the two lots of "negro slaves," and is dated 1843.


Index Terms

Agriculture--Planning.
Deeds.
Plans (reports).
Slaves--Georgia--Davisboro.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Newsom deed and farming journal, ms 630, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Deed & farming journal