William Jones account book

William Jones account book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Jones, William, fl. 1836-1840
Title: William Jones account book
Dates: 1836-1840
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 775 to MS 780 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of an account book of William Jones, Augusta, Georgia, documenting the sale of cotton and saw gins he manufactured from January 1836 - November 1838. Also includes accounts regarding his repair of cotton gins. Entries include name of customer, description of purchase, and price.
Coll. Number: ms778
Location: 32108050814634

Biographical/Historical Note

William Jones, cotton gin manufacturer, in Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Account books
Augusta (Ga.)
Business records.
Cotton gins and ginning--Georgia.
Cotton machinery--Georgia.
Richmond County (Ga.)

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

William Jones account book. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.