Robert Toombs letter

Robert Toombs letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885
Title: Robert Toombs letter
Dates: 1870 April 30
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms2232

Biographical/Historical Note

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

For more information, see the article "Robert Toombs (1810-1885)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia and his congressional biography.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Washington, Georgia, April 30, 1870, "My dear Sir," signed "R. Toombs," regarding Cyclopedia and the Librarian of the Demosthenian Society in Athens, Georgia.


Index Terms

Correspondence
Cyclopedia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Robert Toombs letter, ms 2232. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letter, 1870 April 30