Pages' Grocery and Hardware Store ledger
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Pages' Grocery and Hardware Store ledger

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
Creator: Pages' Grocery and Hardware Store (Hartwell, Ga.)
Title: Pages' Grocery and Hardware Store ledger
Dates: 1900-1906
Quantity: 1.58 linear ft. (one oversize box)
Identification: ahc.MSS789

Biographical/Historical Note

Pages' Grocery and Hardware Store was located in Hartwell, Georgia, the county seat of Hart County. In 1906, the town was located at the terminus of the Hartwell Railroad with connections to the Southern Railroad. It was the market town for a large farming district. The town had a cotton mill, canning factory, brick kilns, cotton seed oil mills, and several other minor concerns. The population of the district in 1900 was 3,882.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a ledger book from Pages' Grocery and Hardware Store. Each entry in the ledger consists of an account number, creditor's name, items purchased, and price.


Index Terms

Business records--Georgia--Hartwell
Hartwell (Ga.)--Commerce

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Pages' Grocery and Hardware Store ledger, MSS 789, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1990

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2014.


Restrictions

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

 

Box

MSS OS Box 3.472Ledger, 1900-1906