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Letter: to Callie [King], Athens, [Georgia], 1856 Oct. 19

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: King, Porter, 1824-1890
Title: Letter: to Callie [King], Athens, [Georgia], 1856 Oct. 19
Date: 1856 Oct. 19
Description: On October 19, 1856, while travelling in a stagecoach to Selma, Alabama, Porter King, lawyer, future judge and Perry County representative to the Alabama legislature, writes a letter to his wife Callie King, daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin. King expresses his concern for their son Joseph. Callie and Joseph are in Athens, Georgia during Joseph's illness. King reports that while on his travels, he met Miss Nelson and Mr. and Mrs. Price in [Union Point, Georgia?], and that they will continue together on the stage to Selma.

Document ID: jhl0062.

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--Journeys | Domestic life | Infants--Health and hygiene | Lawyers--Alabama | King, Callie, 1826-1905 | Alabama
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 62, document jhl0062.
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