|Title:||Dearing family papers|
|Quantity:||0.04 Linear feet (1 folder; housed in 1 document box with minor collections MS 741 to MS 754)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of deeds, bills, letters pertaining to the Dearing family. In particular are papers re the estate of William Dearing. His family built several of the large Greek revival houses on Milledge Avenue in Athens, Georgia.|
Dearing, Georgia was named for William Dearing, a board member of the Georgia Railroad and Banking Company. The town was incorporated in 1910.
Arranged in chronological order.
Dearing family papers. MS 742. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.