Robert LeHow collection of antebellum and Civil War era currency
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Robert LeHow collection of antebellum and Civil War era currency

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: LeHow, Robert.
Title: Robert LeHow collection of antebellum and Civil War era currency
Dates: 1854-1864
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1841

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert LeHow resides in Elk Grove, California.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains antebellum and Civil War era currency from Savannah, Rome, Augusta, Macon, and Milledgeville, Georgia. There are thirty two examples of bank notes from 1854 to 1864, providing an excellent example of what the currency was like in Georgia during this time period.


Index Terms

Currency--Confederate States of America.
Currency--Georgia.
LeHow, Robert.
Money.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection is processed at the Basic Level (or collection level). There is no detailed inventory for this collection as it is not fully processed. To request that this collection be added to our priority list of collections to be fully processed as staffing and funding allow, please contact the Library and Archives staff.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2008 Archives-Basic Projects grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.