Born in 1819 in Baldwin County, Robert W. Trapp was a farmer and member of the Confederate Army in Milledgeville. He joined the State Guards as a Private in the 6th Georgia Infantry, Company F. He also served as Justice of the Peace for Baldwin County after the Civil War. Robert W Trapp files contain 0.5 cubic feet. It primarily includes business receipts from small businesses such as grocery, dry good, small firms, etc. as well as promisorry notes, legal documents dealing with state and county tax revenue, and some personal correspondence.