Robert Toombs letter to Colonel Charles Colcock Jones, Jr.

Robert Toombs letter to Colonel Charles Colcock Jones, Jr.

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885
Title: Robert Toombs letter to Colonel Charles Colcock Jones, Jr.
Dates: circa 1869
Quantity: 1.0 folder (2 items)
Coll. Number: ms2502

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, December 1, 1869, to Colonel Charles Colcock Jones, Jr., signed "R. Toombs," regarding Toombs' health, and the Trustees of the University of Georgia. Also included is an engraving of Toombs (undated).


Index Terms

Correspondence
University of Georgia. -- Records and correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Robert Toombs letter to Colonel Charles Colcock Jones, Jr., ms 2502. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letter & engraving