William D. Jameson letter to his father

William D. Jameson letter to his father

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Jameson, William D.
Title: William D. Jameson letter to his father
Dates: 1859 June 8
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of one letter written by William Jameson to his father while attending the University of Georgia in 1859. He states that he is not pursuing a closer alliance with a young lady because of her idiot brother, and he does not want to risk connecting with any such strain, as they have thus far had no natural idiots in the family. He also talks of finances and his courses.
Coll. Number: ms241

Biographical/Historical Note

William D. Jameson was a student at the University of Georgia in 1859.

Index Terms

College students--Georgia--Athens--Correspondence.
Developmental disabilities--Georgia--Athens--History--19th century--Sources.
Finance, Personal--Georgia--Athens--History--19th century--Sources.
Jameson, William D. -- Correspondence
Man-woman relationships--Georgia--Athens--History--19th century--Sources.
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William D. Jameson letter. MS 241 (M). Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Conditions Governing Use note

No photocopying of the collection.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letter photocopy