Letter: to Callie [King, 1853?]

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Creator:Cobb, Marion, 1822-1897
Title:Letter: to Callie [King, 1853?]
Description:

Undated (possibly from 1853) letter 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 the ill health of King's daughter. Cobb alludes to the death of her six-month old infant son a year earlier. She also reports on the health of other friends (including the LeConte family) and family members as well as 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: jhl0021

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Postnatal care | Mothers--Southern States--Health and hygiene | Infants--Death | Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | LeConte family | Domestic life | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434 | 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 21, document jhl0021.

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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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