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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.

Richard Terrell and Alexander S. Bullitt land bond, 28 September 1785

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Bond from Bullitt to Richard Terrell for the purchase of land in the Illinois Grant in present Clark County, Indiana.

Alexander S. Bullitt land purchase, 7 July 1785

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Agreement for the purchase of land in the Illinois Country by Alexander Bullitt from John R. Jones on behalf of John Holker.

Letter from John May to Samuel Beall, 17 August 1779

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Letter in which May proposes a scheme in which his brother would purchase the 2,000 acres to avoid paying a penalty. May discusses the selling of "British property in Jefferson County".

Agreement between David Meade and John May, 1 March 1780.

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John May's letter to Samuel Beall containing a 1 March 1780 agreement between May and Meade making him a quarter interest in 100,000 acres, purchased by May and Beall.