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Letter: Sparta, [Georgia] to Callie King, Athens, [Georgia], 1853 Feb. 7

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: Bird, Sallie, 1828-1910
Title: Letter: Sparta, [Georgia] to Callie King, Athens, [Georgia], 1853 Feb. 7
Date: 1853 Feb. 7
Description: Letter from Sallie (Baxter) Bird, wife of Hancock County plantation owner Edgeworth Bird, to Callie King, daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin and wife of Porter King, dated February 7, 1853 about the progress on the renovation of Grantie Farm in Hancock County and other news. She mentions the death of Judge Sayre, additions to Linton Stephens' plantation as well as other news of their social circle.

Document ID: jhl0007.

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.

Subjects: Georgia--Social life and customs--19th century | Women--Georgia | Plantation life | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | Georgia | Hancock County (Ga.)
Contributors: Hargrett Library | Alexander Campbell King Law Library
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Digital Library of Georgia, 2001
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 7, document jhl0007.
Rights and Usage: This work is the property of the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library. It may be used freely by individuals for research, teaching, and personal use as long as this statement of availability is included in the text.

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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Collection Information: Joseph Henry Lumpkin Family Papers