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Hargrett Library

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Works: 1,274 works in 1,281 publications in 2 languages and 1,416 library holdings
Genres: Maps  History  Photographs  Bibliography  Diaries  Personal narratives  Treaties  Census data 
Classifications: G3882.V5S5 1862,
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Most widely held works by Hargrett Library
Southeastern native American documents( )

in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southeastern Native American Documents, 1730-1842, contains approximately 2,000 documents and images relating to the Native American population of the Southeastern United States from the collections of the University of Georgia Libraries, the University of Tennessee at Knoxville Library, the Frank H. McClung Museum, the Tennessee State Library and Archives, the Tennessee State Museum, the Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and the LaFayette-Walker County Library. The documents are comprised of letters, legal proceedings, military orders, financial papers, and archaeological images relating to Native Americans in the Southeast
[World maps]( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 24 early maps held in the British Library and Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library; includes maps of Ptolemy, Cantino, Apianus, Blaeu, Gutiero and Hondius
Rare map collection at the Hargrett Library( )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes early maps of colonial and revolutionary America and maps of Georgia from revolutionary times through the nineteenth century. Also included are Georgia city maps, maps of Georgia's coastal areas and transportation maps including rail, river, and highway maps
Hargrett rare book and manuscript library rare map collection( )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes early maps of colonial and revolutionary America and maps of Georgia from revolutionary times through the nineteenth century. Also included are Georgia city maps, maps of Georgia's coastal areas and transportation maps including rail, river, and highway maps
Robert E. Williams photographic collection African-Americans in the Augusta, Ga. vicinity (Richmond Co.) by Robert E Williams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert E. Williams (d. 1937), an African-American Photographer, operated a photography studio, R. Williams and Son, in Augusta, Georgia, from 1888 until around 1908. The digitized collection consists of images of 84 glass plate negatives and positive prints of African-Americans in the Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia area. The photographs depict dwellings and domestic chores, rituals of baptism, harvesting and transporting cotton, vehicles and transportation, and children and family life
The Nightowl at 30 : Hargrett Rare Book & Manuscript Library, May 31 to July 5( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and Peninsular Campaign in Virginia : showing also the interesting localities along the James, Chickahominy and York rivers by A. J Johnson( )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original color map held by the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library of the University of Georgia Libraries, MAP 1862 J66
Tabula nouarum insularum, quas diuersis respectibus Occidentales & Indianas uocant by Sebastian Münster( )

1 edition published in 1550 in Latin and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter], 1815 Nov. 15, Salem [to] Rev. William Jenks, Bath, M[ain]e by Samuel Worcester( )

1 edition published in 1815 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter dated Nov. 15, 1815 from Samuel Worcester to Rev. William Jenks regarding plans for Christian missionary work with the Indians and the decision of the committee responsible for reviewing this proposal. Part of their issue under consideration is whether to teach the Indians the gospel in their own languages or teach them English
Photographic views of Sherman's campaign by George N Barnard( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The site contains images of the 61 albumen prints found in early American photographer and member of the Matthew Brady studio, George N. Barnard's 1866 Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign. Subjects of the photographs include Sherman and his generals, Nashville, Chattanooga Valley, Atlanta, and Savannah. Barnard was the official photographer for the United States Army, Chief Engineer's Office, Division of the Mississippi
[Proclamation] 1833 Jan. 14, Georgia to Charles C. Mills by Georgia( )

1 edition published in 1833 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document, dated January 14, 1833, is a printed proclamation from Wilson Lumpkin, Governor of Georgia (1831-1835), to Charles C. Mills, Principal Keeper of the Penitentiary, and possibly intended for publication. Lumpkin directs the release of two missionaries, Samuel A. Worcester and Elizur Butler, who had been imprisoned for illegally dwelling in the Cherokee territory while refusing to take an oath of allegiance to Georgia. Lumpkin explains his reasons for remitting the sentences of the two men, including fervent appeals by citizens of the Union, but strenuously reasserts the "evil" of their deed. He further asserts that his decision was based on the missionaries' decision to leave their case to "the magnanimity of the state." Despite this characterization of events, the case had already been taken before the Supreme Court (Worcester v. Georgia) and decided in their favor in 1832
Letter of the Secretary of the Interior to the Chairman of the Committee on Indian Affairs, communicating amendments to the Cherokee treaty concluded July 9, 1868( )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal proceedings dated June 2, 1870 titled "Letter of the Secretary of the Interior to the Chairman of the Committee on Indian Affairs, Communicating Amendments to the Cherokee treaty concluded July 9, 1868". Included are proposed amendments and responses to them from the Cherokee Delegation. The treaties of 1828 and 1835 are mentioned
Letter, 1817 July 26, Department of War, [Washington, D.C. to] David B. Mitchell by George Graham( )

1 edition published in 1817 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This letter dated July 26, 1817 is from acting Secretary of War George Graham (1815-1818), and is directed to David B. Mitchell, agent to the Creek Indians (1817-1821), and Governor of Georgia (1809-1813, 1815-1817). Graham writes to inform Mitchell that Elias Cornelius, head of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, wishes to visit the Cherokee, Creek, Chickasaw and Choctaw nations to determine what interest there might be in establishing missionary schools within those nations. Graham indicates that such schools would receive aid from the War Department in the same way it has supported Reverend Cyrus Kingsbury's efforts in the Cherokee nation. The proposed schools would teach pupils to read and write in English, as well as agricultural skills and the "domestic arts
Copy of the Cusata King's talk delivered to [John Galphin], 1786 Apr. 11 by Jno John Galphin( )

1 edition published in 1786 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is a copy of the Cusata King's talk sent to adopted Creek John Galphin, April 11, 1786. The talk warns that the Spaniards have sent a talk to the Creeks at Tellico in which they are urged to turn against the white people in upper Georgia. They are informed that the Choctaws and Chickasaws are complying with this request and are receiving arms and ammunition. The Cusatas indicate their unwillingness to join stating that they are friends with the Americans, but some Creeks have already been persuaded and have embarked on a mission to murder whites on the Georgia frontiers. The Cusata King requests that a peaceful talk from the Governor (of Georgia) be sent to the hostile parties in order to pacify them. John Galphin and Philip Scott intend to try to intercept the hostile groups and prevent them from committing any murders
[World maps]( )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 24 early maps held in the British Library and Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library; includes maps of Ptolemy, Cantino, Apianus, Blaeu, Gutiero and Hondius
[Letter] 1791 Jan. 28, Highwassey, to Governor [of Tennessee William] Blount by Cherokee Nation( )

2 editions published in 1791 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is a typewritten copy of a letter, dated January 28, 1791, and sent to Governor Blount of Tennessee (1790-1795), also superintendent of Indian Affairs, by the Headmen of the Cherokee Nation. The Cherokees indicate their displeasure with white settlement at a locale known as Mussle Shoals and inform Governor Blount that their neighbors, the Creek Indians, will not suffer these encroachments without bloodshed. The Cherokee indicate their unwillingness to cede more land to the whites in the surrounding territories
[Letter], 1858 Mar. 1, Washington City [to] Jacob Thompson, Secretary of the Interior by William Holland Thomas( )

2 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter dated March 1, 1858 from William H. Thomas to Jacob Thompson, Secretary of the Interior, regarding the status of Cherokee Indians as citizens of the state of North Carolina and their inclusion in the 1850 census. Thomas also discusses the implications of the treaties of 1817, 1819, 1835, and 1846 in determining the status of the Cherokees in North Carolina. Thomas was the legal representative of the Eastern Cherokees of North Carolina
History of the University of Georgia by Thomas Walter Reed( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digitized version of former University of Georgia registrar Thomas Walter Reed's unpublished manuscript on the history of the University of Georgia. The site also contains selected photographs of Reed
Cornelius C. Platter Civil War diary by Cornelius C Platter( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection consists of a Civil War diary of Lt. (later Capt.) Cornelius C. Platter from November, 1864 to April 27, 1865. Platter's diary from November, 1864 to April 27, 1865 details Sherman's march through Georgia from Rome to Savannah and the march north through the Carolinas. He gives dates, times, and lengths of marches; describes the weather, locale, scenery, and food as well as orders, rumors, positions, troop moral, and administrative duties. The diary includes a description of the burning of Columbia, South Carolina, the news of the Confederate surrender, and the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The site also contains a Civil War timeline, related links and archival collections, suggested readings, a name index, and notes on the project
Cherokee reservations (to accompany bill H.R. no 825): February 13, 1857 by United States( )

1 edition published in 1857 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Todd from the Committee of Indian Affairs, reports to the House of Representatives on February 13, 1857 about the controversy surrounding Cherokee life-estate reservees and various treaties, including the treaty of 1835. Petitioners from Tennessee and citizens from other Southern states are seeking relief from law suits related to the reservations promised to the Cherokees in the treaties of 1817 and 1819
 
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