Thomas L. Ross letter
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Thomas L. Ross letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Ross, Thomas L., 1809-1862.
Title: Thomas L. Ross letter
Dates: 1860
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1103

Biographical/Historical Note

Thomas L. Ross (1809-1862) was born in North Carolina. He and his wife, Martha, lived in Macon, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Thomas L. Ross to L.L. Stanford, 1860, requesting Stanford to take the census for Harris County, Georgia. Stanford was in Hamilton, Georgia.

Index Terms

Census districts.
Demographic surveys.
Harris County (Ga.)
Letters (correspondence)
Ross, Thomas L., 1809-1862.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Thomas L. Ross letter, MS 1103, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of David M. Sherman, 1973.


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: Thomas L. Ross letter to L.L. Stanford, 1860 June 14 ( 1.0 p. )
Sent from Macon, Ga. Requesting Stanford to take the census of Harris County, Ga.