The Resource Papers

Papers

Label
Papers, 1790-1795
Title
Papers
Inclusive dates
1790-1795
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, dated 1790-1795, concerning Patrick Henry's (1736-1799) interest in the Yazoo Company of Virginia and North Carolina, a company which was associated with similar land speculation companies in Virginia, North Carolina, and Georgia. Correspondents include John Scott, David Ross, and Alexander Moultrie. Includes a letter concerning the sale of 150 slaves sent from Virginia to Georgia, letter regarding the appointment of officers within the company, and an agreement between Patrick Henry and Isaac Coles regarding shares of the Virginia Yazoo Company
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Former Virginia governor and resident of Charlotte County, Virginia.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Papers
Arrangement
Chronological.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
21
Immediate source of acquisition
Edward Eberstadt & Sons
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000491749
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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