Chesnutt & O'Neill letter book
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Chesnutt & O'Neill letter book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Chesnutt & O'Neill (Savannah, Ga.)
Title: Chesnutt & O'Neill letter book
Dates: 1904-1905
Extent: 0.5 cubic feet (1 volume)
Identification: MS 0145

Biographical/Historical Note

Chesnutt & O'Neill was the company of Joseph Benjamin Chesnutt and John J. O'Neill, two naval stores factors in Savannah, Georgia, ca. 1887-1919.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of one letter-press book from Chesnutt and O'Neill for the period of November 12, 1904 to April 18, 1905. It contains letters pertaining to the business transactions of the company.

Index Terms

Chesnutt & O'Neill (Savannah, Ga.)
Chesnutt, Joseph Benjamin, active 1904.
Letter books.
Naval stores industry.
Naval stores--Georgia--Savannah.
O'Neill, John J., active 1904.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Chesnutt & O'Neill letter book, MS 145, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


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