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Lumpkin Law School diploma

Lumpkin Law School diploma

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lumpkin Law School diploma
Creator: Cobb, Thomas Reade Rootes, 1823-1862
Inclusive Dates: 1860
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4095
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Contains a diploma from 1860, the inaugural year of the University of Georgia Law School, known then as Lumpkin Law School. Diploma is made out to George L. Peavy, a former Georgia State Senator, and is signed by founders Joseph Henry Lumpkin, William Hope Hull, and Thomas R.R. Cobb, but only Cobb's name is legible.

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Preferred Citation

Lumpkin Law School diploma, ms4095, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Hull, William H.
Law schools.
Law students -- Georgia.
Lawyers -- Georgia.
Lumpkin, Joseph Henry, 1799-1867
Peavy, George L., 1836-1917

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Lumpkin Law School diploma, 1860