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Letter: to Callie [Lumpkin King], Athens, [Georgia], 1852 Jan. 14

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Type: Love letters | Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: King, Porter, 1824-1890
Title: Letter: to Callie [Lumpkin King], Athens, [Georgia], 1852 Jan. 14
Date: 1852 Jan. 14
Description: Letter dated January 14, 1852 from Porter King to Callie Lumpkin in which he expresses his love and longing for Callie. Porter talks about their recent visit to Alabama, and reminisces about the time they spent together in Athens, Georgia. He mentions walking with Callie in the botanical garden, cutting flowers together, and listening to Callie talk about her travels to Europe.

Document ID: jhl0042.

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: Love-letters | King, Callie, 1826-1905--Journeys--Europe | Courtship--Georgia--Athens | Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | Europe | 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 42, document jhl0042.
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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Alexander Campbell King Law Library
Collection Information: Joseph Henry Lumpkin Family Papers