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Spanish land transfers from Cortes and Forte to Bowie

Spanish land transfers from Cortes and Forte to Bowie

Descriptive Summary

Title: Spanish land transfers from Cortes and Forte to Bowie
Creator: Forte, Santiago
Creator: Cortes, Felipe
Creator: Folch, Vicente
Inclusive Dates: 1801, 1815, 1819
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (2 documents)
Collection Number: ms548
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Two documents from the transfer of land on Coneco River in West Florida. The first document contains: petition of Felipe Cortes for a grant of a tract of land; order of Vincente Folch for a survey of the land (October 27, 1801); survey of the land (1801); grant to Felipe Cortes (December 25, 1801). The second document contains: petition of Santiago Forte; order for a survey of the land; assignment of the foregoing; assignment of same property from R. Bowie to James Bowie (September 3, 1819).


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Spanish land transfers from Cortes and Forte to Bowie, ms548, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Land grants -- West Florida.
Land grants.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Land Transfers for tract on Coneco River in West Florida, 1801, 1815, 1819