John Archibald Campbell papers

John Archibald Campbell papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Campbell, John Archibald, 1811-1889
Title: John Archibald Campbell papers
Dates: 1842-1843, 1885
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 792 to MS 795 housed together in 1 half box)
Abstract:The collection consists of two letters (1842 and 1885) from John Archibald Campbell to his sister Rebecca Anne Campbell Butler and a deed of gift of slaves (1843) from Campbell to Butler. The letters deal mainly with family matters, the education of Campbell's children, and the economic situation.
Coll. Number: ms792
Location: 32108050814907

Biographical/Historical Note

John Archibald Campbell (1811-1889), Justice U.S. Supreme Court (1853-1861).


Index Terms

Butler, Rebecca Anne Campbell
Slavery--United States.
United States--Economic conditions--To 1865.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John Archibald Campbell papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.