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Letter: to Porter [King], [1853-1856? no month] 12

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: Gerdine, Lucy, 1823-1856
Title: Letter: to Porter [King], [1853-1856? no month] 12
Date: 1853-1856
Description: Letter probably written between 1853-1856 from Lucy Lumpkin Gerdine, daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin and sister of Callie Lumpkin King, to Porter King, lawyer, judge, Perry County representative to the Alabama legislature and Callie's husband. Lucy pleads with Porter to come to Athens, Georgia with Callie so that Callie can recover from the [loss?] of her baby.

Document ID: jhl0036.

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: King, Callie, 1826-1905--Health | Postnatal care | Mothers--Southern States--Health and hygiene | Infants--Death | Domestic life | King, Porter, 1824-1890 | Southern States | 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 36, document jhl0036.
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
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Collection Information: Joseph Henry Lumpkin Family Papers