|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Title:||G.F. Johnson letter|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
No biographical information is available.
This collection consists of a photocopy of a letter from G.F. Johnson (the name is only partially legible) to his parents, written from Screven House, a hotel in Savannah, Georgia, in 1873. In the letter, Johnson describes his experiences in Savannah and provides a detailed description of Bonaventure Cemetery. He mentions how the city is filled with people from the North, most of whom have taken up occupancy in the best hotels in the city.
Material was acquired by the donor from her niece, Josephene Dixon Johnson, a descendant of the creator.
[item identification], G.F. Johnson letter, MS 1092, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Gift of Mrs. W. Spencer Connerat, 1974.
Collection is open for research.
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|Item 1: G.F. Johnson letter to his parents, 1873 March 18 ( 2.0 p. )|
|Sent from Savannah, Ga. Photocopy.|