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Letter from Augusta Jane Evans to Mrs. L.V. French, January 13, 1861

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: Evans, Augusta J. (Augusta Jane), 1835-1909
Title: Letter from Augusta Jane Evans to Mrs. L.V. French, January 13, 1861
Date: 1861 Jan. 13
Description: Georgia author Augusta Jane Evans writes Mrs. Lucy Virginia French, Tennessee poet who wrote under the name of L'Inconue and editor of Atlanta's Crusader, in a letter dated January 13, 1861 to refuse the addition of her name to a pro-Union memorial to be presented at the Georgia State Convention. Evans indicates that she advocates secession.
Subjects: Georgia. Convention of the People (1861 : Milledgeville and Savannah, Ga.) | Secession--Georgia | Georgia--Politics and government--1861-1865 | French, L. Virginia (Lucy Virginia), 1825-1881 | Columbus (Ga.) | Muscogee County (Ga.)
Contributors: Columbus State University. Archives
Online Publisher: Columbus, Ga. : Columbus State University, Schwob Library, Archives, 2005
Original Material: Letter from Augusta Jane Evans to Mrs. G. W. French, January 13, 1861, Box 1, Folder 9, Louise Jones Dubose Papers, Columbus State University Archives
Rights and Usage: Permission to publish original material from the Louise Jones Dubose Papers must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives. Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required: [Title of Collection], Columbus State University Archives, Columbus, Georgia.
Persistent Link to Item: http://archives.columbusstate.edu/LGunbyJonesDubose/frenchletter.php

Related Institutions: Columbus State University. Archives
Collection Information: Louise Jones DuBose Papers