Archive Record

Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 2011.036.006
Collection Crutchfield letters Collection
Description A Letter written from John Lumpkin to William Crutchfield. Lumpkin reports on the happenings of Williams family members in Georgia. Then he discusses his life as a boarder, unemployed, and seeking promotion.
The Letter was folded up so that one panel of the paper acted as the face of the envelope, which indicates that the Letter was addressed to Mr. William Crutchfield, Jacksonville, Alabama from John Lumpkin, M.C. It is postmarked March, 31 in Rome, GA. The letter was sealed with an orange wax stamp.
Date 1845
Dates of Creation March 30, 1845
Extent of Description 8.00" x 9.75"; 2 pages
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Accession number 2011.036