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Letter: Macon, Georgia to Callie [Lumpkin King], 1852 Feb. 13

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Love letters | Text
Creator: King, Porter, 1824-1890
Title: Letter: Macon, Georgia to Callie [Lumpkin King], 1852 Feb. 13
Date: 1852 Feb. 13
Description: Porter King, lawyer, future judge and Perry County representative to the Alabama legislature, writes a letter February 13, 1852 to his fiancée Callie Lumpkin in which he expresses his delight in receiving permission from her father, Joseph Henry Lumpkin, for her hand in marriage. King suggests a marriage date of Thursday, February 19th. King also writes that his mother is very ill and that he is worried about her recovery.

Document ID: jhl0046.

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, Porter, 1824-1890--Marriage | King, Callie, 1826-1905--Marriage | Betrothal | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | Love-letters
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 46, document jhl0046.
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