Letter: [Athens, Georgia] to Callie King, [Marion], Alabama, [1852?]

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Creator:Cobb, Marion, 1822-1897
Title:Letter: [Athens, Georgia] to Callie King, [Marion], Alabama, [1852?]
Description:

Undated letter (possibly from 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 recent social events in Athens. She tells of the necessary hardship of visiting and relates the preparations for her own birthday celebration and talks of plans for King's upcoming "confinement".

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: jhl0022

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | Birthdays | Parties | Domestic life | Mothers--Southern States--Health and hygiene | 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 22, document jhl0022.

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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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