Thomas Affleck letter, 1851 May 24

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Creator:Affleck, Thomas, 1812-1868
Title:Thomas Affleck letter, 1851 May 24

Letter (in letterbook) from Thomas Affleck to J.W. Jones of Atlanta, editor of the Southern Cultivator and secretary of the Southern Central Agricultural Society. Affleck accepts an invitation to speak at the Societys fair and praises its work. He also relates the inspiration for his plantation books and inquires if there is a bookseller in Macon who might carry them.

Subjects:Jones, J. W | Southern Central Agricultural Society | Agricultural exhibitions--Georgia | Plantations--Southern States--Management | southern identity | writing, literature, and reading | agriculture | plantation management
Collection:Civil War: Context & Conflict
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
Original Material:

Thomas Affleck Papers, Mss. 3, 4, 1110, 1263, 1264


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Thomas Affleck Papers, Mss. 3, 4, 1110, 1263, 1264, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

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