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Charles Spalding address regarding Creek Indians typescript

Charles Spalding address regarding Creek Indians typescript

Descriptive Summary

Title: Charles Spalding address regarding Creek Indians typescript
Creator: Spalding, Charles Harris, 1808-1887
Inclusive Dates: circa 1900, 1918
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (3 items)
Collection Number: ms1420
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Charles Spalding was the son of Thomas Spalding. He was born in 1808 and fought in the Indian Wars in Florida.

Scope and Content

A bound typescript of The Indian difficulties of Georgia, an address delivered by Charles Spalding before the Georgia Historical Society in Savannah, Georgia, on March 30, 1844. Spalding defends Georgia in relation to its treatment of the Creek Indians. The present copy is of an unknown original, although two accompanying documents shed light on the origins.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles Spalding address regarding Creek Indians typescript, ms 1420. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Creek Indians -- Georgia.
Georgia Historical Society -- History
Indians of North America -- Georgia.
Speeches (documents)
Typescripts.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related collections held by Georgia Historical Society: Spalding family papers.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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