[Letter] 1840 Feb. 18, Coosawatee, G[eorgi]a [to] Graham Parsons Esq[uire], Massachusetts / Benjamin Poore

Collection:
Southeastern Native American Documents, 1730-1842
Title:
[Letter] 1840 Feb. 18, Coosawatee, G[eorgi]a [to] Graham Parsons Esq[uire], Massachusetts / Benjamin Poore
Creator:
Poore, Benjamin Perley, 1820-1887
Date of Original:
1840-02-18
Subject:
Indian land transfers
Trail of Tears, 1838
Location:
United States, Georgia, 32.75042, -83.50018
Medium:
business letters
Type:
Text
Format:
text/html
image/jpeg
Description:
Letter, dated February 18, 1840, from Benjamin Poore in Coosawatee, Ga. (Murray County) to Gorham Parsons Esq. in Massachusetts, describing Poore's intentions for the running of his plantation. Poore includes a description of the land surrounding his plantation which had been inhabited by the Cherokees until their forced removal in 1838.
Digital image of original manuscript, scanned by the University of Georgia Libraries in 2000, as part of GALILEO, funded in part by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Local Identifier:
bpp001
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlna_bpp001
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlna_bpp001#item
IIIF manifest:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlna_bpp001/presentation/manifest.json
Language:
eng
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: [title of item], Benjamin Perley Poore, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia
Extent:
4 pages/leaves
Original Collection:
Manuscript held by the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, Benjamin Perley Poore, box MS1222, folder N/A, document 01.
Holding Institution:
Hargrett Library
Rights:
Rights Statement information

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