|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Hazard, Isaac Peace, 1794-1879.|
|Title:||I.P. Hazard business letters|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Isaac Peace Hazard was a merchant in South Kingston and later Peace Dale, Rhode Island. Georgia merchants shipped upland cotton to him for sale in his store.
The collection consists of letters to Isaac Peace Hazard regarding cotton and cloth sales and shipments. Many of the letters have notes of Hazard's replies and account with him. A number of the letters concern "Negro cloth," a coarse, unbleached cotton used for slave's clothing; this cloth is also known as "osnaburgs" or "oznaburgs."
[item identification], Isaac Peace Hazard business letters, MS 376, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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