Logan Edwin Bleckley papers

Logan Edwin Bleckley papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Bleckley, Logan Edwin, 1827-1907
Title: Logan Edwin Bleckley papers
Dates: 1853-1887
Quantity: 0.13 Linear feet (1 oversize folder A, 1 folder housed in box with minor collections MS 690 - MS 702)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers relating to Logan E. Bleckley from 1853-1866. Includes records relating to Civil War service including discharge from service, exemption from Conscript Act, and Acceptance of Pardon and commissions, certificates, and appointments relating to his career as judge.
Coll. Number: ms698(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Logan Edwin Bleckley (1827-1907), chief justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia, born in Rabun County, Georgia.

For more information, see the article "Logan Bleckley (1827-1907)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Index Terms

Appointments.
Discharges.
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Georgia. Supreme Court.
Judges--Georgia.
Pardon--Georgia.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Logan Edwin Bleckley papers, MS 698. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS Folder
1ALaw certificates (4)
 
BoxFolder
11Misc. Papers