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Letter: to Callie King, [185-] Sept. 21

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: Cobb, Marion, 1822-1897
Title: Letter: to Callie King, [185-] Sept. 21
Date: 1850 Sept. 21-1859 Sept. 21
Description: Letter from September 21, [185?] 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 their mother's return trip to Athens to help care for Cobb's son. Both of her sons died in infancy. Callender Lumpkin, their mother, had been visiting King to help her with nursing her children. On the trip, her brother James contracted dysentery. Cobb reports that they miss King and wish that she had been there to join them.

Document ID: jhl0019.

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: Lumpkin, Callender--Journeys | Lumpkin family | Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | 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 19, document jhl0019.
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