John B. Gordon letter to Sarah Frierson

John B. Gordon letter to Sarah Frierson

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Gordon, John Brown, 1832-1904
Title: John B. Gordon letter to Sarah Frierson
Dates: 1890
Quantity: 0.03 Linear feet (1 folder housed in box with minor collections MS 690 - MS 702)
Abstract:The collection consists of a letter from John B. Gordon to Miss Sarah Frierson ("Miss Puss"), librarian of the University of Georgia, thanking her for her support during the campaign for U.S. Senator and her congratulatory letter. Typed letter, signed.
Coll. Number: ms700(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

John Brown Gordon (1832-1904), Georgia Governor and U.S. Senator, Confederate General, longtime commander of the United Confederate Veterans, married Fanny Rebecca Haralson, daughter of Senator Hugh A. Haralson.

For more information, see the article "John B. Gordon (1832-1904)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia and his congressional biography.


Index Terms

Correspondence.
Frierson, Sarah -- Correspondence
Gordon, John Brown, 1832-1904 -- Correspondence
Legislators--United States--Correspondence.
Librarians--Georgia--Athens--Correspondence.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John B. Gordon letter to Sarah Frierson, MS 700. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Letter, 1890