LUMPKIN, WILSON, 1783-1870.
Wilson Lumpkin papers,
Wilson Lumpkin papers, 1839-1840
Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Atlanta, GA 30322
Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zkt8
Table of Contents
|Creator:||Lumpkin, Wilson, 1783-1870.|
|Title:||Wilson Lumpkin papers, 1839-1840|
|Call Number:||Manuscript Collection No. 286|
|Extent:||.125 linear ft. (1 partial box)|
|Abstract:||Four letters written to United States Senator from Georgia, Wilson Lumpkin.|
|Language:||Materials entirely in English.|
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Processed by MRD, July 1956.
Wilson Lumpkin, Georgia legislator (1804-ca. 1814), United States congressman (1815-1817; 1827-1831), Georgia governor (1831-1835), and United States senator (1837-1841), was born January 14, 1783, in Pittsyvania County, Virginia, and died December 28, 1870, in Athens, Georgia.
Scope and Content Note
The collection consists of the papers of Wilson Lumpkin from 1839-1840. The papers include four letters written while Lumpkin was a U.S. Senator. They are concerned with both political and personal matters.
Arranged in chronological order.
|1||1||Asbury Dickens, Secretary of the Senate, May 22, 1839. Has not received the two volumes of the Acts of Congress that Dickens sent.|
|1||2||James K. Paulding, January 10, 1840, endorsing appointment for midshipmen|
|1||3||James K. Paulding, June 4, 1840, endorsing appointment for midshipmen|
|1||4||William L. Mitchell, n.d.. Calling to attention several pertinent articles in the National Intelligence.|