William H. Torrance letter to George W. Crawford

William H. Torrance letter to George W. Crawford

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Torrance, William H., 1792-1837
Title: William H. Torrance letter to George W. Crawford
Dates: 1830 February 15
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms611

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Milledgeville, February 15, 1830, to “George W. Crawford,” signed "William H. Torrance," regarding the arrest of Elijah H. Burritt of the Milledgeville Statesman & Patriot for possessing insurrectionary literature, which was discovered by John Polhill.


Index Terms

Newspapers--Georgia.
Prohibited books--Georgia
Slavery--United States--Controversial literature--1830-

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

William H. Torrance letter to George W. Crawford, ms 611. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Letter, 1830 February 15