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- Julia King Collection
- Letter from Julia R. King to Mrs. A. G. Caison, 1940
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- Maxwell family
Indians of North America--Georgia
- United States, Florida, Brevard County, Merritt Island, 28.53917, -80.672
- Letter from Julia King at Merritt Island, Florida, to Mrs. A.G. Caison at McIntosh (addressed to "Dear Friend of Mine"), dated July 31, 1940. Detailed description of the Gamble House from a guidebook. Expresses distress at the news that families at Taylor's Creek will be dispossessed (for the war effort). Says her Great-great-grandfather Colonel James Maxwell fought "Indians" on "the old red hill near the bridge at Taylor's Creek". Extolls the beauty of the view from her current home in Florida. Details the Buttolph family genealogy. Describes war preparations around her home in Florida. Includes typed transcript.
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- IIIF manifest:
- 65 pages
- Holding Institution:
- Midway Museum (Midway, Ga.)