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New England City, Georgia land sale paper

 Collection
Identifier: AC-522

Scope and Contents

This flyer describes the sale by auction of city lots in New England City, Georgia. It describes the holding of the New England Company (17,000+ acres) and the site and amenities of New England City.

Dates

  • April 15, 1890

Language

English

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Historical Note

This flyer describes the sale by auction of city lots in New England City, Georgia. It describes the holding of the New England Company (17,000+ acres) and the site and amenities of New England City. The President of the company is Gov. Roswell Farnham, and the auctioneer is T. A. Frierson. The auction began on April 15, 1890 and could have "continued two or three days, as the Directors may determine."

Extent

0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This is an announcement of an opening land sale in New England City, Georgia on April 15, 1890 by T.A. Frierson, Auctioneer. The announcement describes amenities of the town and area, urging investment.

Arrangement

This collection is a single-item collection.

Acquisitions Information

This item was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2000 and accessioned as AC.2001.024.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, March 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.
Title
AC.522: New England City, Georgia Land Sale Paper, April 15, 1890
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Anita Elliott
Date
3/8/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

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