Spalding County return of votes

Spalding County return of votes

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Spalding County return of votes
Dates: 1868
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 oversize folder A)
Abstract:The collection consists of a partially printed "State of Georgia. Return of Votes" for Spalding County covers the election held on 20-23 April 1868 in obedience to General Orders nos. 39 and 40. Headquarters Third Military District. Included are votes cast concerning ratification of the State Constitution, state officers and county officers.
Coll. Number: ms89

Biographical/Historical Note

Spalding County, in west central Georgia, was created in 1851 by the state legislature from parts of Fayette, Henry, and Pike counties. Compromising 198 square miles, the county was named for Thomas Spalding, and influential statesman and planter from coastal Georgia.

Index Terms

Constitutional amendments--Ratification.
Election returns.
Elections--Georgia--Spalding County.
Georgia--Officials and employees.
Spalding County (Ga.)
Spalding County (Ga.)--Officials and employees.
United States. Army. Military District, 3rd.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Spalding County return of votes, MS 89. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

OS Folder
1AReturn of votes