William Parker White letter
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William Parker White letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: White, William Parker, 1811-1869?
Title: William Parker White letter
Dates: 1854
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0862

Biographical/Historical Note

William Parker White (1811-1869?) was born in Savannah, Georgia, the son of Steele and Ann Matthews Guerard White. He married Sarah Berrien Dowse. The family lived at Isle of Hope near Savannah.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a photocopy of a letter from William P. White to M.W. Phillips, 1854. White writes of his paper in American Farmer and mentions a recent death in his family. He also mentions an article by Dr. Harden.

Index Terms

Letters (correspondence)
White, William Parker, 1811-1869?

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], William Parker White letter, MS 862, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Terry L. Alford, 1969.


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: William P. White to M.W. Phillips. Isle of Hope near Savannah, 1854 January 9 (Photocopy.)