|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Johnston, William G., -1886.|
|Title:||William G. Johnston letter|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
William G. Johnston was one of Macon, Georgia's wealthiest and most prominent citizens. He was a director of the Ocmulgee Bank, a director of the Macon Manufacturing Co., which became the Bibb Manufacturing Co., receiver of deposits for the Confederate States Treasury Department Depository in Macon; a president of the Central of Georgia Railway & Banking Co.
This collection consists of a letter from John G. Bolles of the Hartford Fire Insurance Office to William G. Johnston, 1841, regarding the insurance on the Ocmulgee Bank building which had been blown up by gunpowder.
Purchased from Symmachus Trading Company, Boston, Massachusetts.
[item identification], William G. Johnston letter, MS 437, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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