|Creator:||Powell, Norborne B.|
|Title:||Letter to Senator John Forsyth|
|Dates:||1832 March 22|
|Quantity:||0.02 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 369 to MS 391 housed together in 1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of a letter from Norborne B. Powell to U.S. Senator John Forsyth, dated Liberty, Talbot County, Georgia, March 22, 1832. In the letter, Powell complains of the slowness of Federal mail service in Georgia, mentions a report that a Mr. Longstreet of Augusta (Ga.) will form a line of stages westward, and expresses his views on the Indian problems in Georgia.|
John Forsyth (1780-1841), Congressman, U.S. Senator, Georgia Governor (1827-1829), and U.S. Secretary of State (1834-1841), born in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
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Norborne B. Powell, letter to Senator John Forsyth. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.