Letter: [Marion, Alabama?] to Callie [King], 1853 Feb. 10

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Creator:King, Porter, 1824-1890
Title:Letter: [Marion, Alabama?] to Callie [King], 1853 Feb. 10
Description:

Porter King, lawyer, future judge and Perry County representative to the Alabama legislature, writes a letter dated February 10, 1853 to his wife Callie King that expresses his longing for her. He is worried that she will not receive his letter due to some flood waters on the road. He informs Callie that he has gone hunting for Mrs. Perkins who requested him to get some birds and advises her to write a letter to the Perkins family. Porter also describes a day dream he had about their future children.

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: jhl0047

Types:Love letters | Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Marriage--Southern States | Domestic life | Alabama--Social life and customs--19th century | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | United States, Alabama, 32.318231, -86.902298 | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
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 47, document jhl0047.

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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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