Savannah Cotton Exchange photograph
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Savannah Cotton Exchange photograph

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Savannah Cotton Exchange.
Title: Savannah Cotton Exchange photograph
Dates: 1909
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 oversize folder)
Identification: MS 2199

Biographical/Historical Note

The Savannah Cotton Exchange was established in 1872 in Savannah, Georgia. The purpose of the exchange was to provide cotton factors and brokers serving planters' interests in the cotton market a place to congregate and set the market value of cotton.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a composite photograph of the members of the Savannah Cotton Exchange in 1909.


Index Terms

Photographs.
Savannah Cotton Exchange--Employees.
Savannah Cotton Exchange.

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.