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Robert Augustus Toombs autograph

Robert Augustus Toombs autograph

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Augustus Toombs autograph
Creator: Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885
Inclusive Dates: 1881
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3157
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Robert Toombs (1810-1885) was a lawyer, U.S. Senator (1844-1861), and Confederate General. For further information, see the article Robert Toombs at New Georgia Encylopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a card with the autograph of Robert Augustus Toombs. The inscription reads, "R. Toombs -- Washington Ga -- To my young friend Effie W. Dougherty[?]" and is dated 1881.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert Augustus Toombs autograph, ms3157, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2015.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Cards (information artifacts)
Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885 -- Autographs

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing