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Petition regarding unfair land laws, ca. 1790

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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

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Petition regarding land laws that Colonel George Mason deemed unfair.

Letter from Jonathan Clark to Isaac Hite, 6 August 1804

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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

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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.