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William H. Torrance letter to George W. Crawford

William H. Torrance letter to George W. Crawford

Descriptive Summary

Title: William H. Torrance letter to George W. Crawford
Creator: Torrance, William H.
Inclusive Dates: 1830 February 15
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (1 letter)
Collection Number: ms611
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

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.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William H. Torrance letter to George W. Crawford, ms611, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

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

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Letter, 1830 February 15