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Letter from George Foote to his father, 23 April 1812

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Letter discussing travels from New Orleans, steamboat usage, land purchases, cotton prices, natural disasters, and crops.

Letter from James Morrison to Adam Beatty, 12 October 1811

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Letter from James Morrison to Adam Beatty discussing a cotton spinning factory and a Mr. Sanders, who carries on the cotton spinning and weaving business.

Letter from Barthelemi Tardiveau to St. John de Crevecoeur, 7 October 1789

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In second letter dated 7 October 1789 Tardiveau writes St. John de Crevecoeur regarding the growing of cotton in Kentucky and Cumberland (Tennessee), trade possibilities with Spanish Louisiana, and the planned manufacture of cotton cloth in Kentucky…