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Jack Osteen Collection (MC 317)


Biographical Note

Jack Osteen, a Columbus resident, donated these materials to the public library in September 2007.  They are believed not to be papers from Mr. Osteen's family.


Scope and Content

This small collection consists of stock certificates, receipts and a deed for lot 314 in Columbus.  The majority of the materials have the name William B. Slade as a signature.  He was a relative of the J. Rhodes Browne family.  The materials are arranged chronologically within each folder . This collection was originally numbered MC 045 at the public library and renumbered MC 317 when the collection was donated to CSU Archives in the fall of 2013.

1893-1932                                                                     1 box (.25 l.f.)

Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Jack Osteen Collection must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University.  Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Jack Osteen Collection ( MC 317))
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


These materials came to the CSU Archives when the public library closed its archival collection and donated the materials to the CSU Archives in the fall of 2013.  Jack Osteen was the person who originally donated these materials to the public library.

Box and Folder List

Box 1

Folder 1: Deed ( Indenture) between Mary L. Crawford and Andrew L. Crawford for Lot 314 Columbus, Georgia, 1898

Folder 2: Receipts; City and Suburban Development Company (14), Columbus Savings & Loan Association (10), National Bank of Columbus (7), Merchants & Mechanics Bank (1), 1894-1925

Folder 3: Stock Certificates; City and Suburban Development Company (15), Trust Company of Columbus (1), 1893-1932