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Alexander Scott Bullitt essay regarding politics, government, and education of the Native Americans, ca. 1790

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Speech/essay regarding politics, government, land law, and education in part possibly intended for publication in the Kentucky Gazette.

Letter from Richard Clough Anderson to Jonathan Clark, 17 October 1801

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Richard Anderson writes Jonathan Clark from his home, Soldiers Retreat, near Louisville, with William Clark as the letter's carrier since he is traveling east to Jonathan's. He discusses land business, his son Richard Jr., attending school in…

Letter from William Clark to John Hite Clark, 15 and 16 December 1808

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William Clark writes to his nephew, John Hite Clark, from St. Louis, Missouri, regarding land and his mercantile business, especially his desire to engage in business with John and William's brother, Edmund, who expressed an interest in joining…

Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 22 August 1808

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Clark writes his brother Jonathan from St. Louis regarding land business. They are anxiously awaiting the arrival of John Hite Clark - and in a postscript reports he has just arrived.

Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 25 February 1804

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Clark writes his brother Jonathan from St. Louis reporting on his health, the land business back home, preparations for the Upper Louisiana Territory to be officially turned over to the United States, and interactions with Captain Amos Stoaddard, who…

Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 2 March 1802

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Clark writes his brother Jonathan from Louisville, reporting the party's arrival but also the unfortunate death of one of Jonathan's horses. He reports on a variety of land business, a school in their neighborhood starting, and beginning work on…

Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 13 October 1801

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William Clark writes to his brother Jonathan from Louisville, Kentucky, reporting financial arrangements regarding land he has purchased on Jonathan's behalf.

Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 13 August 1801

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William Clark writes to his brother Jonathan from his farm, Mulberry Hill, reporting on legal and land business, the state of his farm and mill, and the Ohio River being very low.

Letter from Nicholas Meriwether to William Christian, 8 December 1785

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Meriwether writes William Christian regarding his interest in purchasing land adjacent to land in Saltsburg that he has bought.

Letter from David Ross to William Christian, 20 May 1785

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Letter from David Ross to William Christian regarding his investment in Kentucky land, including Big Bone Lick.