Jacob Manses bond
New Search | Return to Search Results | View/Save/Print PDF

Jacob Manses bond

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Manses, Jacob, approximately 1811-
Title: Jacob Manses bond
Dates: 1850
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0540

Biographical/Historical Note

Jacob Manses was born in Germany, circa 1811. He moved to Savannah and operated a liquor store.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a bond between Jacob Manses, Daniel T. Scranton and George Hookman and the Mayor and Aldermen of Savannah, for a $200 license to operate a liquor store in Savannah, dated 1850. The store was located on the corner of Price and South Broad Streets (Oglethorpe Ave.).

Index Terms

Alcoholic beverage industry.
Bonds (negotiable instruments)
Business enterprises--Georgia.
Liquor stores.
Manses, Jacob, approximately 1811-

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Jacob Manses bond, MS 540, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Charles E. Waring, 1957.


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.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

Item 1: Bond, Jacob Manses, Daniel T. Scranton and George Hookman, and Mayor and Aldermen of Savannah, 1850 February 24 ( 1.0 p. )
For $200 for license to operate liquor store. Printed form, filled in.