Robert Toombs letter to Captain A.J. Mays

Robert Toombs letter to Captain A.J. Mays

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885
Title: Robert Toombs letter to Captain A.J. Mays
Dates: 1871 March 27
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms2094

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Toombs (1810-1885) was a lawyer, U.S. Senator (1844-1861), and Confederate General.

For further information, see the article "Robert Toombs (1810-1885)" at New Georgia Encylopedia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Washington, Georgia, to "Capt. A. J. Mays," signed "R. Toombs," regarding the sale of land in Texas and the settlement of an account.


Index Terms

Correspondence
Real estate investment--Texas--19th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Robert Toombs letter to Captain A.J. Mays, ms 2094. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letter, 1871 March 27