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Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 8 March 1810

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Clark writes his brother Jonathan from Fincastle, Virginia, updating him on the status of having the history of the Lewis and Clark Expedition written and published. Gives the route they plan on taking home to St. Louis. Julia and son M. Lewis are…

Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 4 February 1802

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William Clark writes his brother Jonathan from Redstone Landing [present Brownsville, Pennsylvania] on the Monongahela River updating him on the status of the trip moving Jonathan's enslaved people and some household goods and animals from…

Return of the scouts ordered for Jefferson County, ca. 1790

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Return of the scouts ordered for Jefferson County, Kentucky. Names, pay, and comments given.

Muster roll of scouts employed in Jefferson County, Kentucky, 10 August 1792

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Muster roll of scouts employed in Jefferson County, Kentucky, from 8 May to 10 August 1792. Length of service, residence, and marital status are included.

Report on members of the Kentucky Militia regarding missed duty and refusal to perform service, 6 March 1792

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Report from a court of inquiry on various members of the Jefferson County Militia regarding missed duty and refusal to perform service.

Report on members of the Kentucky Militia regarding missed duty, 16 September 1791

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Report from a court of inquiry on various members of the Jefferson County Militia regarding missed service.

General Charles Scott order, 16 February 1791

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Order from General Charles Scott for Jefferson County to furnish sixteen men and rations for them at three specific locations for the defense of the region.

Return of scouts in the Louisville area for 1790

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"Return of Spies for 1790" listing by name those members of the Jefferson County militia in the Louisville area that served as scouts from June to October, patrolling for possible Native American raiding parties.

Alexander Scott Bullitt to Mr. Billie, 26 April 1786

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Bullitt writes to purchase black silk, gloves, thread, and other mourning goods for Anne Henry Christian after the death of William Christian.

Patrick Henry to William Christian, 17 March 1786

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Patrick Henry writes to Christian about land transactions, inquiring whether certain individuals are respectable business partners.