Carleton family papers

Carleton family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Carleton family
Creator: Carleton, George E.
Creator: Chapman, John, fl. 1857-1865
Creator: Chapman, Mary E. Carleton
Title: Carleton family papers
Dates: 1857-1865
Quantity: 0.04 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 741 to MS 754 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of George Carleton, John Chapman, and Mary Carleton Chapman from 1857-1865. The bulk of the collection contains Confederate materials pertaining to John Chapman or George Carleton including receipts of corn and bacon for troops, impressment forms for wheat and rye, and a completed tax-in-kind form. Also included in the collection is a notice of George Carleton's graduation at Jefferson Medical College (1857), typescript of a poem about the South by Mary Carleton, and biographical materials.
Coll. Number: ms747
Location: 32108045661603

Biographical/Historical Note

Mary E. Carleton, sister of Dr. George E. Carleton, married John Chapman of Jeffersonville, Georgia.


Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. -- Supplies and stores
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Poems.

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

Ownership and Custodial History

Originally received as part of the Eunice Williams Reed papers.

Preferred Citation

Carleton family papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.