|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Habersham, Richard Wylly, 1786-1842.|
|Title:||Richard Wylly Habersham letter|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Richard Wylly Habersham was a son of James Habersham, Jr. Born in Savannah on December 10, 1786, he graduated from Princeton College in 1805. He was a lawyer, U.S. Attorney General, member of the Georgia House of Representatives, and was elected as a member of the 26th and 27th Congress from 1839 until 1842, when he died in Clarksville, Georgia.
This collection consists of a letter from Richard W. Habersham to Thomas Young, dated December 17, 1831. In the letter, Habersham discusses the bill for the Ogeechee and Altamaha Canal Company.
[item identification], Richard Wylly Habersham letter, MS 344, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Gift of Alexander A. Lawrence, 1960.
Collection is open for research.
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