David C. Barrow letter to Patience P. Barrow

David C. Barrow letter to Patience P. Barrow

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Barrow, David C., (David Crenshaw), 1852-1929
Title: David C. Barrow letter to Patience P. Barrow
Dates: 1835 October 28
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1337 to MS 1341)
Abstract:The collection consists of a letter from David C. Barrow to his sister, Patience P. Barrow, of Milledgeville, Georgia. The letter was sent from Petersburg, Virginia on 28 October 1835. He discusses for three pages of text his travels in Virginia, Maryland, Washington, D.C. and on to Philadelphia.
Coll. Number: ms1338(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

David Crenshaw Barrow Sr. (1815-1899), planter, resided in Oglethorpe County and Athens, Georgia. He married Sarah Pope (d. 1855), daughter of Middleton Pope. Their children included David Crenshaw (UGA chancellor, 1906-1925), James Middleton Pope, Thomas A., Clara Elizabeth, Ella Patience (Spalding), and Lucy M. (Cobb).

Index Terms

Barrow, David C., (David Crenshaw), 1852-1929 -- Correspondence
Barrow, Patience P. -- Correspondence
Maryland--Description and travel.
Philadelphia (Pa.)--Description and travel.
Plantation owners--Correspondence.
Virginia--Description and travel.
Washington (D.C.)--Description and travel.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

David C. Barrow letter to Patience P. Barrow. MS 1338. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: David Crenshaw Barrow Sr. family papers, 1817-1915 (bulk 1850-1883) ; Barrow family papers.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1835 October 28