Letter: to Porter [King], [1853-1856? no month] 12

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Creator:Gerdine, Lucy, 1823-1856
Title:Letter: to Porter [King], [1853-1856? no month] 12
Description:

Letter probably written between 1853-1856 from Lucy Lumpkin Gerdine, daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin and sister of Callie Lumpkin King, to Porter King, lawyer, judge, Perry County representative to the Alabama legislature and Callie's husband. Lucy pleads with Porter to come to Athens, Georgia with Callie so that Callie can recover from the [loss?] of her baby.

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: jhl0036

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Postnatal care | Mothers--Southern States--Health and hygiene | Infants--Death | Domestic life | King, Callie, 1826-1905--Health | King, Porter, 1824-1890 | 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 36, document jhl0036.

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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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