|Creator:||Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889|
|Title:||Letter to Mary Lamar Cobb|
|Dates:||1888 October 2|
|Quantity:||0.02 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 449 to MS 471 housed together in 1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of a letter from Jefferson Davis, Beauvoir, Mississippi to Mrs. Mary Ann Lamar Cobb of Athens, Georgia dated October 2, 1888 in which Davis asks for information regarding supplies that Gen. Howell Cobb sent from his plantation to Andersonville Prison in order to help feed prisoners held there during the Civil War.|
Mary Lamar Cobb (1818-1889), wife of Gen. Howell Cobb (1815-1868).
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
Jefferson Davis, letter to Mary Ann Lamar Cobb. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.