L. Hopkins papers
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L. Hopkins papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Hopkins, L., active 1840-1843.
Title: L. Hopkins papers
Dates: 1840-1843
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0396

Biographical/Historical Note

L. Hopkins was a merchant in Augusta. He had a sister named Lucinda (1799-1842).

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a receipt for tobacco shipped to L. Hopkins from Cohen, Miller & Company in Savannah, October 1840, and a letter from Stephen Stull to L. Hopkins, 1843, regarding the results of the Newton County election.

Index Terms

Georgia--Politics and government--1775-1865.
Hopkins, L., active 1840-1843.
Letters (correspondence)
Newton County (Ga.)
Receipts (financial records)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[Item identification], L. Hopkins papers, MS 396, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1961.


Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

Item 1: Receipt for tobacco shipped to L. Hopkins in Augusta from Cohen, Miller & Company in Savannah by Steam-Boats Company boats 1 and 17, 1840 October 2 ( 1.0 p. )
Item 2: Stephen Stull to L. Hopkins. Covington Georgia, 1843 October 3 ( 1.0 p. )
Listing results of the election in Newton County.