Letter: to Callie [Lumpkin King], Athens, [Georgia], 1852 Jan. 14

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Creator:King, Porter, 1824-1890
Title:Letter: to Callie [Lumpkin King], Athens, [Georgia], 1852 Jan. 14
Description:

Letter dated January 14, 1852 from Porter King to Callie Lumpkin in which he expresses his love and longing for Callie. Porter talks about their recent visit to Alabama, and reminisces about the time they spent together in Athens, Georgia. He mentions walking with Callie in the botanical garden, cutting flowers together, and listening to Callie talk about her travels to Europe.

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: jhl0042

Types:Love letters | Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Love-letters | Courtship--Georgia--Athens | Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | King, Callie, 1826-1905--Journeys--Europe | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | Europe, 54.525961, 15.255119 | 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 42, document jhl0042.

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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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