Letter, James R. Smith to William T. Lenoir; 7/14/1857

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Creator:Smith, James R.
Title:Letter, James R. Smith to William T. Lenoir; 7/14/1857

Letter from James R. Smith in Sandersville, Georgia, to his nephew, William T. Lenoir in Monroe County, Mississippi, regarding his medical practice, the health of people in his area, aging, and people's dissatisfaction with President Buchanan's appointment of Robert J. Walker as governor of Kansas. Smith refers to his state as the Democracy of Georgia. 1857.

Local identification number: 585-F1-1

Subjects:Physicians | Dysentery | Typhoid fever | Housing | Agriculture | Lenoir, William T., 1811-1860 | Buchanan, James, 1791-1868 | Walker, Robert, 1801-1869 | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
Collection:Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War
Institution:Mississippi State University. Libraries
Contributors:Mississippi State University. Libraries
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