Nathaniel Pendleton letter

Nathaniel Pendleton letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Pendleton, Nathaniel, 1756-1821
Title: Nathaniel Pendleton letter
Dates: 1785 June 4
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:The collection consists of a handwritten, signed letter, dated June 4, 1785, by Nathaniel Pendleton concerning the sale of Mr. Stead's property and asking some official to order the Attorney General "to comply with the resolution of the House by cancelling and delivering up the bonds."
Coll. Number: ms2586

Biographical/Historical Note

Nathaniel Pendleton (1756-1821) was a lawyer and judge. He fought in the American revolution and then took up private practice in Savannah. He was a federal judge from 1789-1796, then returned to private practice in New York. -- "Pendleton, Nathaniel." Judges of the United States Courts. (Retrieved June 26, 2009)

Index Terms

Georgia. Dept. of Law.
Pendleton, Nathaniel, 1756-1821 -- Correspondence
Real property--Ownership--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Nathaniel Pendleton letter. MS 2586. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letter, 1785 June 4