|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Gamble, Roger Lawson, 1787-1847.|
|Title:||Roger Lawson Gamble letter|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Roger Lawson Gamble (1787-1847) lived in Louisville, Georgia. He was a lawyer and cotton planter. He served as an officer in the War of 1812 and as a member of the Georgia House of Representatives. He was a Representative from Georgia in the Congress for several terms.
This collection consists of a letter from Roger L. Gamble to George Edmund Badger, Secretary of the Navy, House of Representatives, August 2, 1841, recommending James Henry Carter of Augusta as a midshipman in the Navy.
[Item identification], Roger Lawson Gamble letter, MS 270, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Gift of George R. Black, 1873.
Collection is open for research.
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