|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Lamar, Henry Graybill, 1798-1861.|
|Title:||Henry Graybill Lamar letter|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Henry Graybill Lamar (1798-1861) was born in Clinton, Jones County, Ga. He studied law, was admitted to the bar, and practiced in Macon, Ga. He was a Judge of the Superior Court, member of the Georgia House of Representatives, Representative from Georgia in Congress, 1829-1833, an unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Georgia, and an Associate Justice of the Georgia Supreme Court.
This collection consists of a letter from Henry G. Lamar to the Secretary of the Navy, John Branch, 1830, enclosing Col. Charlton's recommendation of an applicant for naval service. The letter does not include the enclosure, but the candidate was most likely Theodore C. Catanet, based on the file note.
[Item identification], Henry Graybill Lamar letter, MS 475, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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|Item 1: Henry Graybill Lamar letter to the Secretary of the navy John Branch, 1830 May 31 ( 1.0 p. )|
|Sent from Washington. Encloses Col. Charlton's recommendation of an applicant for naval service. No enclosure filed with letter.|