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Letter from John May to Samuel Beall, 17 August 1779

Item

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Title

Letter from John May to Samuel Beall, 17 August 1779

Description

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".

Creator

Source

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

Publisher

The Filson Historical Society, Louisville, Kentucky

Date

Relation

bmf0073

Format

Language

Type

Identifier

Mss. A B365 f1

Coverage

Citation

May, John, “Letter from John May to Samuel Beall, 17 August 1779,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed April 21, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/5340.