Letter: to Callie [King], 1852 Mar. [no day]

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

Letter from March 1852 from Marion Lumpkin Cobb, wife of Thomas Reade Roots Cobb and daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin, to Callie King, wife of Porter King and Marion's sister, about her life in Athens and news of others in their social circle. Marion reports that her daughter Lucy, for whom the Lucy Cobb Institute in Athens was later named, has begun school. She also mentions the state of her garden and touches upon the health of Georgia Senator [Robert] Toombs and his daughter, Sallie.

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: jhl0015

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Children--Death | Domestic life | Women--Education--Georgia--History--19th century | Gardening--Georgia--History--19th century | Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | Cobb, Lucy, 1844-1857--Death and burial | Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885--Health | Toombs, Sallie--Health | 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 15, document jhl0015.

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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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