Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 150.
HARRIS COUNTY, situated on the western boundary of Georgia, with Chattahoochee river on the west. Area, 410 square miles. Face of the country, hilly; Seat of justice, Hamilton. Pop. in 1830, 5,105; in 1840, 13,933; in 1850, 14,721.