Letter: to Callie King, [185-] Sept. 21

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Creator:Cobb, Marion, 1822-1897
Title:Letter: to Callie King, [185-] Sept. 21
Description:

Letter from September 21, [185?] 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 their mother's return trip to Athens to help care for Cobb's son. Both of her sons died in infancy. Callender Lumpkin, their mother, had been visiting King to help her with nursing her children. On the trip, her brother James contracted dysentery. Cobb reports that they miss King and wish that she had been there to join them.

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: jhl0019

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Lumpkin family | Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs | Lumpkin, Callender--Journeys | 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 19, document jhl0019.

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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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