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John Clark letter to the governor of Alabama

John Clark letter to the governor of Alabama

Descriptive Summary

Title: John Clark letter to the governor of Alabama
Creator: Clark, John
Inclusive Dates: 1819 November 22
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2469
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

John Clark (1766-1832) was a major general in the Georgia militia, state representative, U.S. Indian agent, and governor of Georgia from 1819 to 1823.

For further information, see the article "John Clark" at the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter to the Governor of Alabama, regarding the apprehension and return of a "negro man slave."


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John Clark letter to the governor of Alabama, ms 2469. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Correspondence.
Extraditing.
Fugitive slaves -- Georgia.
Slavery -- Southern States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Letter, 1819 November 22