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1 Title:   William Few and William Houstoun letter to John Jay  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Houstoun, William, 1755-1813  
  Dates:   1786 September 20  
The collection consists of one letter: dated September 20, 1786, addressed to John Jay, signed "William Houstoun" and "William Few," regarding the boundary dispute between Georgia and South Carolina and the boundary with Spanish Florida. The collection also includes a page providing historical background on the situation and time period.
  Identifier:   ms3547  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Telamon Cuyler Collection, Series 1. Historical Manuscripts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cuyler, Telamon Cruger Smith, 1873-1951  
  Dates:   1609-1942  
Series 1. Historical Manuscripts consists of manuscripts relating to Georgia history collected by Telamon Cuyler covering the period 1754-1905. The series includes correspondence; bonds; county records, particularly for Jones County (Ga.); court records; indentures; inventories; land grants; newspaper clippings; and official Georgia government records for the office of the Adjutant General, Comptroller General, Governor, and Treasurer from 1754-1905 (with gaps). Topics documented within the collection include the Georgia militia; the Revolutionary War; Indian affairs in Georgia during the 1830s (particularly treaties); shipping (1770s-1780s); and boundary disputes between Georgia and Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The series also contains administrative records and correspondence pertaining to the activities of the Confederate government and the Georgia military troops during the Civil War. These records include materials of Ira R. Foster (Georgia Quartermaster General), H. H. Waters (Executive Secretary, Dept. of Georgia), Henry C. Wayne (Georgia Adjutant General), and Jared I. Whitaker (Georgia Commissary General).
  Identifier:   ms1170.series1  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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