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Letter: to Callie [King], 1852 Mar. [no day]

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: Cobb, Marion, 1822-1897
Title: Letter: to Callie [King], 1852 Mar. [no day]
Date: 1852 Mar.
Description: Letter from March 1852 from Marion Lumpkin Cobb, wife of Thomas Reade Roots Cobb and daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin, to Callie King, wife of Porter King and Marion's sister, about her life in Athens and news of others in their social circle. Marion reports that her daughter Lucy, for whom the Lucy Cobb Institute in Athens was later named, has begun school. She also mentions the state of her garden and touches upon the health of Georgia Senator [Robert] Toombs and his daughter, Sallie.

Document ID: jhl0015.

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: Cobb, Lucy, 1844-1857--Death and burial | Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885--Health | Toombs, Sallie--Health | Children--Death | Domestic life | Women--Education--Georgia--History--19th century | Gardening--Georgia--History--19th century | Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | Georgia | Athens (Ga.) | Clarke 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 15, document jhl0015.
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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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Collection Information: Joseph Henry Lumpkin Family Papers