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Letter from John May to Samuel Beall, 16 August 1779

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Title

Letter from John May to Samuel Beall, 16 August 1779

Description

A letter to Samuel Beall in Williamsburg, Virginia, in which May writes of buying 2,000 acres of British lands in Kentucky. He hopes to get lower than the asking price.

Creator

Source

Beall-Booth Family Papers, 1778-1953, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville, Kentucky

Publisher

The Filson Historical Society, Louisville, Kentucky

Date

Relation

bmf0066

Format

Language

Type

Identifier

Mss. A B365 1,20 22, 53 55, 62-63

Coverage

Citation

May, John, “Letter from John May to Samuel Beall, 16 August 1779,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed June 17, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/5179.