Richard Malcolm Johnston letter to Patrick Hues Mell

Richard Malcolm Johnston letter to Patrick Hues Mell

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Johnston, Richard Malcolm, 1822-1898
Title: Richard Malcolm Johnston letter to Patrick Hues Mell
Dates: 1877 May 16
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms1131

Biographical/Historical Note

Richard Malcolm Johnston (1822-1898) was a lawyer, teacher, and dialect humorist from Hancock County, Georgia.

For further information, see the article "Richard Malcolm Johnston (1822-1898)" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Pen Lucy, Waverly, Maryland, May 16, 1877, "My dear Doctor," signed "R.M. Johnston," regarding Mell's good health and reminisces about "the old times" in Georgia.


Index Terms

Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Richard Malcolm Johnston letter to Patrick Hues Mell, ms 1131. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letter, 1877 May 16