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Henderson, Richard (Creator)

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

The Members of the Continental Congress, 1774-1779

The Carolinas and Georgia

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1776-03-23
Place: Harrodsburg, Transylvania, Ky.
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
United States. Continental Congress
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Content: D. S. Jno. Williams, Agt. etc. 1 page. On the back is written: "I Hugh Megarry Do sine over the within warrant in behalf of John Hays to Nathanyel Hart for valew received for the same. Hugh Megarry, June the 21, 1776. Witness Wm B Smith." 4o
Warrant from Richard Henderson & Co., Proprietors of the Colony of Transylvania, to John Floyd, ordering him to survey, for John Hay, 640 A. of land beginning at the mouth of a small creek where it runs into Floyds Fork; two plots of the survey and an account of his proceedings to be returned to their office within three months.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Emmet number: EM. 1199
Archives EAD ID: 275534
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7b5194b0-6a40-0139-6588-0242ac110002
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1776: Created
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9f93b5d-fa25-9cb5-e040-e00a1806459b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9f93b5d-fa25-9cb5-e040-e00a1806459b

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1776). Document Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9f93b5d-fa25-9cb5-e040-e00a1806459b

Wikipedia Citation

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