Benjamin Taliaferro letter to John Milledge

Benjamin Taliaferro letter to John Milledge

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Taliaferro, Benjamin, 1750-1821
Title: Benjamin Taliaferro letter to John Milledge
Dates: 1800 April 7
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (1 folder; housed in 1 document box with minor collections MS 1624 to MS 1629)
Abstract:The collection consists of a letter from Benjamin Taliaferro, Philadelphia (Pa.) on April 7, 1800 to John Milledge in Augusta (Ga.). Taliaferro alludes to dissenting factions within Georgia politics and mentions a request from Milledge concerning a land grant for Abraham Harmon.
Coll. Number: ms1625(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Benjamin Taliaferro (1750-1821), U.S. Congressman from Georgia.

For more information, see the article "Benjamin Taliaferro (1750-1821)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia and his congressional biography.


Index Terms

Georgia--Politics and government--1775-1865.
Harmon, Abraham
Milledge, John, 1757-1818

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Benjamin Taliaferro letter to John Milledge. MS 1625. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Letter, 1800 April 7