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Letter to Judge James Emory Speer

Letter to Judge James Emory Speer

Descriptive Summary

Title: Letter to Judge James Emory Speer
Creator: Kriegshaber, Victor H., 1859-1934
Inclusive Dates: 1890
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4212
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

J. Emory Speer (1848-1918), a graduate from the University of Georgia in 1869, was a lawyer, District Court judge, Congressman, and Dean of Mercer University Law School. For more information, see his congressional biography.

Victor H. Kriegshaber (1859-1934) was a civil engineer, contractor, and businessman.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of a letter from Victor Kriegshaber of Germany to Judge J. Emory Speer discussing the role that German military conscription plays in their economic difficulties and how war between Germany and France will certainly come again.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Letter to Judge James Emory Speer, ms4212, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Businessmen -- Georgia.
Economic conditions.
Judges -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Kriegshaber, Victor H., 1859-1934
Socialism and culture -- Europe
Speer, Emory

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1890