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American Emigrant Aid and Homestead Company Letter and Notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3513
Abstract This collection houses a letter that surveyor Willard Day wrote to Francis W. Tappan and other directors of the American Emigrant Aid and Homestead Company on January 15, 1859 concerning a 6,000 acre plot of land that Day owned in Crossville, Tennessee and wanted to convey to the company for a fee. The collection also houses two pocket notebooks belonging to Day documenting land held by the American Emigrant Aid and Homestead Company in both Bledsoe and Cumberland Counties, Tennessee. Many...
Dates: 1859 January 15-August, undated

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  • Subject: Tennessee -- Emigration and immigration. X
  • Subject: Land tenure -- Tennessee -- Bledsoe County. X