Olmius N. and Celia J. Reneau indenture and paper
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Olmius N. and Celia J. Reneau indenture and paper

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Reneau, Celia J., 1855-1937.
Creator: Reneau, Olmius N., 1826-1898.
Title: Olmius N. and Celia J. Reneau indenture and paper
Dates: 1858-1875
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1024

Biographical/Historical Note

Olmius N. Reneau (1826-1898) was a conductor with the Central Rail Road in Georgia. His daughter was Celia J. Reneau (1855-1937)


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an 1883 indenture between the city of Savannah and Olmius Reneau for the purchase of Lot No. 1158 in Laurel Grove Cemetery. On the indenture, Reneau's name was misspelled as "Renneau." Also included in the collection is a composition titled, "Altiora in Votis," by Celia J. Reneau, written at the Girls High School in Savannah, Georgia, 1875.


Index Terms

Education--Georgia--Savannah.
Indentures.
Laurel Grove Cemetery (Savannah, Ga.)
Papers (document genres)
Reneau, Celia J., 1855-1937.
Reneau, Olmius N., 1826-1898.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Olmius N. and Celia J. Reneau indenture and paper, MS 1024, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of May Catron Taylor, 1977.


Restrictions

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.


Sponsorship

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

Container List

 
Item 1: Indenture between the city of Savannah and Olmius Reneau, 1848 July 27
For purchase of Lot No. 1158, Laurel Grove Cemetery.
 
Item 2: Composition entitled "Altiora in Votis" by Celia J. Reneau, 1875 June 25
Written at the Girls High School in Savannah, Georgia.