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Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 30 August 1811

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Clark writes his brother Jonathan from St. Louis about the land he wants to sell in Clark County, Indiana, and the state of his finances involving his mercantile pursuits and land. Mentions the whereabouts and health of various Clark family members,…

Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 14 December 1810

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Clark writes his brother Jonathan from St. Louis regarding his intent to sell various tracts of land he owns in Clarksville, Indiana. He wants to make sure that the elderly African Americans (assumed to be enslaved people) living there are taken care…

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.

Alexander Scott Bullitt land bond, 27 August 1784

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Bond from Richard Chenoweth to Alexander Scott Bullitt for land on Bullskin Creek in present Shelby County, Kentucky.

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.