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Letter: [Athens, Georgia] to Callie King, Marion, Alabama, 1852 Oct. [no day]

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Creator: Cobb, Marion, 1822-1897
Title: Letter: [Athens, Georgia] to Callie King, Marion, Alabama, 1852 Oct. [no day]
Date: 1852 Oct.
Description: Letter from October 1852 from Marion Lumpkin Cobb, wife of Thomas Read Rootes Cobb and daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin, to Callie King, wife of Porter King and Marion's sister, about life in Athens. Cobb had enclosed a drawing of the improvements on their home which no longer remains. She delivers news of her children and of the health of her parents. Her husband, Thomas Read Rootes Cobb, is in Milledgeville attending to the business affairs of Uncle Miller [Grieve?]. She also reports that her brother Miller Lumpkin is undergoing examinations for entry into the University of Georgia.

Document ID: jhl0017.

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: Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | Domestic life | Lumpkin family | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | Athens (Ga.) | Clarke County (Ga.) | Milledgeville (Ga.) | Baldwin 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 17, document jhl0017.
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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Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
Hargrett Library
Alexander Campbell King Law Library
Collection Information: Joseph Henry Lumpkin Family Papers