Cotton Weighing

Cotton, a significant economic factor in the early economy of Meriwether County, is weighed by B. B. Lovett Sr. (center), E. D. Gill (left), and Henry Hegman at Lovett's warehouse in Woodbury, circa 1925. Lovett also owned substantial acreage in the county at that time.

Courtesy of Georgia Archives, Vanishing Georgia Collection

Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries