Thomas and Fuller letter book
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Thomas and Fuller letter book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Thomas and Fuller (N.Y.)
Title: Thomas and Fuller letter book
Dates: 1853-1857
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1158

Biographical/Historical Note

Thomas and Fuller were drug merchants in New York. G.J. Thomas was one of the partners. James Stewart was their agent; he spent a large amount of time in Savannah, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter book from Thomas and Fuller of New York. While the letter book covers 1853-1857, only the letters of 1857 pertain to Georgia. These letters were written to Thomas and Fuller by James Stewart from various places in Georgia and relate mostly to accounts with customers. Following the letters there is a poem dated Savannah, July 2, 1859 and "Reports of deaths for the week ending April 9, 1866 in Savannah." The list is barely legible.

Index Terms

Letter books.
Pharmaceutical services.
Thomas and Fuller (N.Y.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Thomas and Fuller letter book, MS 1158, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



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



1Item 1: Letter book, 1853-1857
Letter book dated September 15, 1853; November 27, 1854; May 8-June 23,1857.