Letter: Sparta, [Georgia] to Callie [King], 1852 May 11

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Creator:Bird, Sallie, 1828-1910
Title:Letter: Sparta, [Georgia] to Callie [King], 1852 May 11
Description:

Letter from Sallie (Baxter) Bird, wife of Hancock County plantation-owner Edgeworth Bird, to Callie King, daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin and wife of Porter King, dated May 11, 1852 about King's recent marriage and family news. Bird describes progress on the renovation of their home, Granite Farm, located in Hancock County and provides news of others in their social circle.

Digital image and encoded transcription of an original manuscript, scanned, transcribed and encoded by the Digital Library of Georgia in 2001, as part of GALILEO.

Local identification number: jhl0005

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Georgia--Social conditions--19th century | Women--Georgia | Plantation life | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | United States, Georgia, Hancock County, 33.270426, -83.0006869
Collection:Joseph Henry Lumpkin Family Papers
Institution:Digital Library of Georgia
Contributors:Hargrett Library | Alexander Campbell King Law Library
Original Material:

Manuscript held by the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Joseph Henry Lumpkin family papers, 1821-1862 (bulk 1852-1857), box 1, folder 5, document jhl0005.

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Cite as: [title of item], Joseph Henry Lumpkin family papers, 1821-1862 (bulk 1852-1857), Alexander Campbell King Law Library, University of Georgia School of Law, on deposit at the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia

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