United States land deed to Ralph O. Howard

United States land deed to Ralph O. Howard

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Howard, Ralph O.
Creator: United States. General Land Office.
Title: United States land deed to Ralph O. Howard
Dates: 1842 September 15
Quantity: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 393 to MS 413 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of a United States government land deed, dated Sept. 15, 1842, part of a cession in the Tallapoosa Land District from the Tim-po-che tribe of Creek Indians to the United States by a treaty of March 24, 1832. This deed includes land now in Russell County, Alabama, near Columbus, Georgia.
Coll. Number: ms393

Biographical/Historical Note

Ralph O. Howard was a signer of the Alabama Ordinance of Secession.

Index Terms

Creek Indians--Alabama.
Land grants--Alabama.
Land grants.
Land titles--Alabama.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

United States land deed to Ralph O. Howard. MS 393. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Judge Price Gilbert.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Deed, 1842 September 15