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Stephen B. Jones Bill of Sale

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2722
Abstract

This bill of sale documents an 1846 transaction between Stephen B. Jones of Mississippi and John W. Dillahoy of Tennessee in which Jones sold Dillahoy six enslaved people for $1800.00. The people sold were Claborn and Mary, an enslaved couple with two children, Billy and Peter, and a Native American woman named Mary and her son, Daniel. They were sold on June 25th, 1846 in Lafayette County, Mississippi.

Dates: 1846

Tennessee Documents Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2200
Abstract

The Tennessee Documents Collection, 1783-1977 (bulk 1793-1889), contains deeds, plats, court documents, warrants, bonds to prosecute, indentures, and other government and legal documents from the late-18th to the mid-19th centuries in Tennessee.

Dates: 1783-1977 (bulk 1793-1889)

Tennessee Historical Society Newsclippings

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1614
Abstract

This collection consists of newspaper clippings advertising the meetings of the Tennessee Historical Society from August to October 1859.

Dates: 1859 August-October

Tennessee Senate Bill for Sinking Fund

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3591
Abstract

This bill, no. 76, was introduced by Landon C. Haynes in order to provide for a Sinking Fund to be used to reduce the state's debt. It has three sections, the first establishing the sinking fund and its funding. The second section explains that the funds will be paid to the Bank of Tennessee for the purchase of state bonds. The third calls for the Bank to provide a report to each session of the General Assembly.

Dates: 1847 November 30

W. G. McAdoo Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0241
Abstract

These four microfilm reels house copies of W. G. McAdoo's diaries dating from 1846 to 1894.

Dates: 1846-1894

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Indians of North America -- Relocation. 1
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 -- Bibliography. 1
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