John Clark letter

John Clark letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Clark, John, 1766-1832
Creator: Georgia. Governor (1819-1823 : Clark).
Title: John Clark letter
Dates: 1820
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of one letter from Governor John Clark of Georgia to another governor regarding the apprehension and return of a fugitive.
Coll. Number: ms2469

Biographical/Historical Note

"John Clark, a major general in the Georgia militia, state representative, and U.S. Indian agent, was governor of Georgia from 1819 to 1823."

-- "John Clark (1766-1832)" from the New Georgia Encyclopedia, (Accessed May 30, 2009)

Index Terms

Clark, John, 1766-1832 -- Correspondence
Extradition--Georgia--History--19th century--Sources.
Fugitives from justice--Georgia--19th century.
Governors--Georgia--History--19th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John Clark letter. MS 2469. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letter, 1820