Anthony Porter letter
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Anthony Porter letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Porter, Anthony, 1788-1869.
Title: Anthony Porter letter
Dates: 1860
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0625

Biographical/Historical Note

Anthony Porter (1788-1869) was born in Savannah, Georgia. He married Louisa Alexander, the daughter of Dr. Adam Alexander of Sunbury, Georgia. Porter was a prominent banker in Savannah.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an unsigned letter, "Title to Eastern half part lot number seven (7) Moores Tything, Percival Ward." It is addressed A.P. Wright et al to Anthony Porter, 1860. Percival Ward was located in Savannah, Georgia. The deed mentioned is not included with the letter.

Index Terms

Letters (correspondence)
Porter, Anthony, 1788-1869.
Real property.
Savannah (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Anthony Porter letter, MS 625, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



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: A.P. Wright et al to Anthony Porter, 1860 December 1 ( 1.0 p. )