|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Title:||Isham Thompson poem|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Isham Thompson was a merchant in Augusta, Georgia, first with the first Thompson and Black, and later with Thompson and Andrews. He married Mary America Clarke of Savannah in February 1819. He is also referred to as Major Isham Thompson.
This collection consists of a poem, or "doggerel," titled, "The Duck Mans Dream for Isam Thompson." The satirical poem consists of 17 stanzas regarding the Methodist ministry.
[item identification], Isham Thompson poem, MS 797, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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|Item 1: "The Duck Mans Dream for Isam Thompson" ( 1.0 p. ) (Two columns.)|
|Satirical doggerel in 17 stanzas, regarding the Methodist ministry.|