Nesbit and Winfield business letter
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Nesbit and Winfield business letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Nesbit and Winfield (Macon, Ga.)
Title: Nesbit and Winfield business letter
Dates: 1844
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1082

Biographical/Historical Note

Nesbit and Winfield was a firm in Macon, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Nesbit and Winfield to Samuel J. Hitchcock, sent from Macon, Georgia, in 1844. The letter contains a report of the standing of negotiations over money owed to Hitchcock by the city of Macon. He was being offered stock in the Central R.R. and Banking Company as payment. According to the letter, Mr. W. Poe was to bring a more complete report to him.

Index Terms

Business letters.
Central Rail Road and Banking Company of Georgia.
Macon (Ga.)
Nesbit and Winfield (Macon, Ga.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Purchased from Rita Trotz.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Nesbit and Winfield business letter, MS 1082, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1970.


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: Nesbit and Winfield letter to Samuel J. Hitchcock, 1844 June 24 ( 3.0 p. )
Sent from Macon, Ga. Photocopy included.