Charles G. Rolfe letter
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Charles G. Rolfe letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Rolfe, Charles G., approximately 1824-
Title: Charles G. Rolfe letter
Dates: 1846
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0668

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles G. Rolfe (b. ca. 1824) was born in Vermont. For a time, he lived in La Grange, Georgia. He married Frances A. Rolfe.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Charles G. Rolfe of La Grange, Georgia, to Sebra Gustin in Chelsea, Vermont, 1846. In the letter, Rolfe advises Gustin not to come to this section of the country to practice dentistry, as there are already more dentists than can make a living. Rolfe states that he does not like the country as well as he likes Vermont.


Index Terms

Dentistry.
Letters (correspondence)
Quality of life--Georgia.
Rolfe, Charles G., approximately 1824-

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Purchased from Symmachus Trading Company, Boston, Massachusetts.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Charles G. Rolfe letter, MS 668, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1951.


Restrictions

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.


Sponsorship

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

Container List

 
Item 1: Charles G. Rolfe to Sebra Gustin in Chelsea, Vermont. La Grange, Ga., 1846 October 19 ( 2.0 p. )
Advises Gustin not to come to this section to practice dentistry as there are already more dentists than can make a living; does not like the country as well as Vermont.