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Letter: Union Point, [Georgia] to [Callie King], 1856 Apr. 11

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: King, Porter, 1824-1890
Title: Letter: Union Point, [Georgia] to [Callie King], 1856 Apr. 11
Date: 1856 Apr. 11
Description: Possibly on April 11, 1856, Porter King dashes off a hasty letter from Union Point, Georgia to his wife Callie King, daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin. King informs his wife that he ran into Governor and Mrs. Howell Cobb, who said they were on their way to Washington and told him that Muggy was doing better. King also informs Callie that he met his father in Atlanta. They are "dusty and tired", he tells her. He asks her to kiss their son Paul for him.

Document ID: jhl0060.

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: Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868 | Cobb, Mary Ann Lamar, 1818-1889 | Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--19th century | 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 60, document jhl0060.
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