Tokens of affection : the letters of a planter's daughter in the Old South (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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Tokens of affection : the letters of a planter's daughter in the Old South

Author: Maria Bryan Harford Connell; Carol K Rothrock Bleser
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©1996.
Series: Southern voices from the past.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection comprises all of the known letters written by Maria Bryan (1803-44) of Mt. Zion, Georgia, to her sister Julia Bryan Cumming of Augusta. Spanning a period from the mid-1820s to the mid-1840s, the letters relate firsthand the daily affairs and concerns of a planter's daughter on a moderately successful plantation in Hancock County, the heart of what was then the greatest cotton growing region in the
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Genre/Form: History
Personal correspondence
Named Person: Maria Bryan Harford Connell; Julia Bryan Cumming; Maria Bryan Harford Connell; Julia Bryan Cumming; Maria Bryan Harford Connell; Julia Bryan Cumming
Material Type: Biography, Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Bryan Harford Connell; Carol K Rothrock Bleser
ISBN: 0820317276 9780820317274
OCLC Number: 31517907
Description: xxxiv, 403 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Southern voices from the past.
Responsibility: edited by Carol Bleser.
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