Henry Jackson papers

Henry Jackson papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Jackson, Henry, 1778-1840
Title: Henry Jackson papers
Dates: Bulk, 1800-1840
Dates: 1800-1990
Quantity: 4.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms686
In English with some items in French.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Henry Jackson (1778-1840) was the younger brother of Governor James Jackson of Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Henry Jackson dating 1800-1840. Included are minutes of the Board of Visitors of University of Georgia (1832), documents and lists concerning apparatus Jackson purchased for the University of Georgia when he was in France, and correspondence to Jackson from Francois Andre Michaux, Augustin S. Clayton, John R. Golding, Iverson L. Harris, Charles F. McCay, H. N. Neisler, and G. W. LaFayette.

Index Terms

Jackson, Henry, 1778-1840 -- Correspondence
Lists (document genres)
University of Georgia. -- Equipment and supplies
University purchasing--France.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Henry Jackson papers, ms686, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1800-1820
2Papers, 1821-1840
3Papers, Undated
4Photograph, circa 1990