Letter: Sparta, [Georgia] to Callie King, Athens, [Georgia], 1853 Feb. 7

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Creator:Bird, Sallie, 1828-1910
Title:Letter: Sparta, [Georgia] to Callie King, Athens, [Georgia], 1853 Feb. 7
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 February 7, 1853 about the progress on the renovation of Grantie Farm in Hancock County and other news. She mentions the death of Judge Sayre, additions to Linton Stephens' plantation as well as other news of 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: jhl0007

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Georgia--Social life and customs--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 7, document jhl0007.

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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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