Fulton County, Georgia, Freedmans' bonds
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Fulton County, Georgia, Freedmans' bonds

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Title: Fulton County, Georgia, Freedmans' bonds
Dates: 1866-1868
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS589f

Biographical/Historical Note

Not applicable

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of three Freedman's bonds issued by Fulton County, Georgia: to Virginia M. Jordan for the eleven year old, black, female orphan, Celia Walker; to John M.C. Reed for eleven year old, black girl named Julia; and to Larkin H. Davis for eleven year old Savannah Brown for their apprenticeship until they reach the age of eighteen.

Index Terms

Brown, Savannah
Davis, Larkin
Fulton County (Ga.)--History
Jordan, Virginia M.
Reed, John M.C.
Walker, Celia

General Notes

America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia received support from a Digitizing Historical Records grant awarded to the Atlanta History Center, Georgia Historical Society, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, and the Digital Library of Georgia by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Fulton County, Georgia Freedmans' bonds, MSS589f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Description Control

This collection was re-processed in 2012.


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List



1Freedmans' bonds, 1866-1868 View online.