Letter: to Callie [King], 1852 July [no day]

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Creator:Cobb, Marion, 1822-1897
Title:Letter: to Callie [King], 1852 July [no day]
Description:

Letter from July 1852 from Marion Lumpkin Cobb, wife of Thomas Read Rootes Cobb and daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin, to Callie King, wife of Porter King and Marion's sister, about events in Athens including the University of Georgia's upcoming commencement. Marion's husband, T.R.R. Cobb, and her father are in Americus at a legal meeting. Marion reports on the death of one of university president Alonzo Church's sons-in-laws, a Col. Craig, and touches upon the health of Col. Cobb.

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: jhl0014

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | Domestic life | Lawyers--Georgia | University of Georgia | Commencement ceremonies--Georgia--Athens | Cobb family | Cobb, Thomas Read Rootes, 1823-1862 | Lumpkin, Joseph Henry, 1799-1867 | Church, Alonzo, 1793-1862 | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | United States, Georgia, Clarke County, Athens, 33.960948, -83.3779358
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 14, document jhl0014.

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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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