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    Related Resources - Lewis H. Machen Family Papers - Digital Collections Edgeworth Bird Family Papers, 1806, 1835-1949, MS 1987, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Georgia. Finding aid available in repository. Edgeworth Bird's wife Sallie was LeRoy Wiley Gresham's aunt. Gresham Family Papers, 1825-1940, Ms88-096, Special Collections, University Libraries, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia. Description available online at http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=vt/viblbv00182.xml Iobst, Richard W. Civil War Macon: The History ...
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    Rights and Access - Lewis H. Machen Family Papers - Digital Collections The Library of Congress provides access to manuscripts at the Library of Congress for educational and research purposes and makes no warranty with regard to their use for other purposes. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item. The written permission of the copyright owners and/or holders of ...
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    Gresham Family Biographies - Lewis H. Machen Family Papers - Digital Collections John Jones Gresham (1812-1891) and Mary E. Baxter Gresham (1822-1889) Born in Burke County, Georgia, John Jones Gresham (January 21, 1812-October 16, 1891) attended Waynesboro Academy and Richmond Bath Academy, before graduating from Franklin College in 1833. Franklin College would become the University of Georgia, on whose board of trustees John Gresham later served. After studying law in Augusta, Georgia, Gresham was admitted to ...