Acc[oun]t of expence [sic for two] hats to be forwarded to the Creek Indians, 1789 Apr. 11 / [signed by] Rob[ert] Forsyth

Collection:
Southeastern Native American Documents, 1730-1842
Title:
Acc[oun]t of expence [sic for two] hats to be forwarded to the Creek Indians, 1789 Apr. 11 / [signed by] Rob[ert] Forsyth
Date of Original:
1789-04-11
Subject:
Creek Indians--Government relations
Creek Indians--Appropriations and expenditures
Location:
United States, Georgia, 32.75042, -83.50018
Medium:
invoices
Type:
Text
Format:
text/html
image/jpeg
Description:
This is a financial account dated April 11, 1789 for the expense of two hats and their trimmings to be delivered to the Creek Indians. The costs total 18.4.10 pounds and the account is signed by Robert Forsyth, an agent for the state of Georgia.
Digital image and encoded transcription of an original manuscript, scanned, transcribed and encoded by the Digital Library of Georgia in 2001, as part of GALILEO, funded in part by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Local Identifier:
tcc738
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlna_tcc738
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/dlg_zlna_tcc738#item
Language:
eng
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: [title of item], Telamon Cuyler, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia
Extent:
2 pages/leaves
Original Collection:
Manuscript held by the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, Telamon Cuyler, box 03, folder 30, document 01.
Holding Institution:
Hargrett Library
Rights:

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Expence [Expense] 2 Hats & trimings [trimmings] procured & delivered His Honor The Governor, to be forwarded to the Creek Indians. --

1789
April 11. Paid P. Hayes for 2 Beaver Hatts [Hats] - 9 ~ ~
McCallum & Garder 2 White feathers ~ 12 ~
Rob. [Robert] Dick & Co..... 2 Ditto 1 8 ~
A. James 3 1/2 y'ds gold Lace 2 9 ~
Calhoun & [unclear text: Riely ] 2 Buttons & 2 Bunches of Beads -- } 1 ~ 8
Harper & Maher 2 1/2 y'ds White Ribbon -- -- } ~ 19 ~
Peter Fontaine a Box ~ 7 ~
R. [Robert] Forsyth 3/4 y'ds gold Lace for Loops... -- -- ~ 10 6
Lacing & triming [trimming] the Hats 3/6 each.. -- } 1 1 ~
[unclear text: Comn. ] on the above Say 5 [unclear text: pC ] ~ 17 8

[unclear text: Ccy ] £18 4 10


E.E. [Errors Excepted]
[Signed] Rob. [Robert] Forsyth.
State Agent}





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Acct. of Expence [Expense]
2 Hatts [Hats]
£ 18..4..10

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