Harry Winster Ligon papers
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Harry Winster Ligon papers

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: Ligon, Harry Winster
Title: Harry Winster Ligon papers
Dates: 1908-1930, undated
Quantity: 0.25 Linear ft. (one half document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS823

Biographical/Historical Note

Harry Winster Ligon was an Atlanta, Georgia, resident and inventor. He petitioned for patents for cotton ginning machinery and a games and amusement device. Additional biographical information about Harry Winster Ligon has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains patents, diagrams, papers, and correspondence related to inventions by Harry W. Ligon between 1908 and 1930. These papers include petitions and patents with accompanying diagrams for cotton ginning machines and related valves. Also included is a petition for a game or amusement device.

Index Terms

Atlanta (Ga.)
Legal documents--Georgia

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ligon, Harry Winster, MSS 823, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1984


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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




11Patent and correspondence for saw-cylinder for cotton gins, 1908-1915
2Patent and papers for cotton ginning machines, 1909-1910, undated
3Patent and petitions - miscellaneous, 1909, 1912, 1930
4Diagrams, undated