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Petition regarding unfair land laws, ca. 1790
Petition regarding land laws deemed unfair. [Possibly Alexander Bullitt's retained copy of a second petition submitted by Colonel Mason.]

Colonel Mason petition regarding land laws, ca. 1790
Petition regarding land laws that Colonel George Mason deemed unfair.

Letter from Jonathan Clark to Isaac Hite, 6 August 1804

Letter discussing money owed for rent on a plantation in 1802. Clark sends love from himself and Sarah, his wife, to Isaac and his family.

An expose to the relief system offered by Robert Wickliffe, 1824
An expose of the relief system: by a protest and resolutions offered by Robert Wickliffe, but refused to be printed by a vote of the House of Representatives; to which is added the yeas and nays on the motion to print said protest.