|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Title:||Unidentified banking and railroad scrapbook|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 volume)|
No biographical information is available.
This scrapbook, kept by an unknown person, includes clippings of recipes, medicinal cures and poetry. The inside front cover is a clipping with names of officers and directors of banks and railroads. Planters' Bank Central Rail Road and Banking Company, Mechanics Bank of Savannah, Savannah Albany and Gulf Rail Road, and Augusta and Waynesboro Rail Road Company are pasted in a ledger. Some of the pages without pasted clippings are printed records of "Wood Up" and "Wood Down" with "1851" at the top. Many of these pages have notes written in pencil of passenger and freight shipments on the Central Rail Road.
[item identification], Unidentified banking and railroad scrapbook, MS 951, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Acquired from Stuart Miller, 1960.
Collection is open for research.
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|Item 1: Scrapbook, circa 1851|