George G. Lea Contract

MC 389

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Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Katrina Windon, 2018.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
Lea, George G., 1810-1881
Title
George G. Lea Contract
Inclusive Dates
1865
Identification
MC 389
Extent
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Language
Materials are in English.
Repository
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

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Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

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Acquisition Information

The George G. Lea Contract was purchased from the Manuscript Co. in Springdale, VA in December 1980.

Processing Information

Processed by Samuel Sizer; completed in March 1981.

Preferred Form of Citation

George G. Lea Contract (MS L462 389), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

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Biographical Note

George G. Lea was a Princeton, Arkansas planter during the mid-nineteenth century.

Scope and Content Note

Contract, executed December 29, 1865, between Princeton Township, Dallas County, Ark. corn and cotton planter Lea and 15 named freemen (4 adults and 11 children) engaged to cultivate his lands on shares in the 12 months period beginning January 1, 1866.

Subject Terms

The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:

Sharecropping

    Detailed Description of the Collection

    The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection

    Box BC 1152

    Box BC 1152 Folder MC 389, Folder 1

    George G. Lea Contract, 1865

    END OF COLLECTION

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