Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817

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South Carolina Revolutionary War soldier, U.S. commissioner negotiating with the southern Indians, 1785-1802.

From the description of Journal, 1802. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 37999358

Mrs. Alice Noble Waring of Hughes, Arkansas, great-great-great granddaughter of General Andrew Pickens, collected photostatic copies of original correspondence, documents, and papers which she used in writing The Fighting Elder: Andrew Pickens, 1739-1817, published in 1962. These copies were acquired from major research libraries, including the Library of Congress, the State Historical Society of Wisconsin (Draper Collection), William L. Clement Library, the Huntington Library, Duke University, and the New York Public Library. Mrs. Waring owned some originals, and she donated the original deed of Tamassee to the South Caroliniana Library, Columbia, South Carolina.

From the description of Andrew Pickens papers, 1780-1819. Photostatic copies. (Clemson University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 20273627

General in Continental Army during American Revolutionary War, and later politician of Ninety Six District (S.C.)

From the description of Andrew Pickens papers, 1779 June 9 - 1962 (bulk, 1779-1812) (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 716136247

General Andrew Pickens (1739-1817), South Carolina soldier and legislator. In 1785-1897, he served on a number of federal commissions appointed by the Congress and the President to negotiate with the Cherokee and Creek Indians, particularly in relation to conflicts on the Georgia border. The commissions negotiated treaties of Hopewell (1786), New York (1790), Holson (1791) and Coleraine (1797).

From the description of Papers of Andrew Pickens, 1785-1835 (bulk 1785-1797). (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122446420

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creatorOf Morrison, William Shannon, 1853-1922. William S. Morrison papers, 1884-[194?]. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. West Florida regional papers, [177-]-[198-]. University of West Florida, John C. Pace Library
referencedIn Pickens, Andrew, 1779-1838. Papers, 1781-1827. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Avery, Waightstill, 1743-1821. Draper manuscripts: North Carolina papers, 1756, 1768-1818. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891. Draper manuscripts: Draper's notes, 1841-1868. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Flournoy, Thomas, 1775-1857. Thomas Flournoy and James Wilkinson orderly books, 1812-1846. Library of Congress
referencedIn Meigs, Return Jonathan, 1740-1823. Meigs family papers, 1772-1862. Library of Congress
creatorOf Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817. Andrew Pickens papers, 1780-1819. Photostatic copies. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Pickens, Andrew Lee, 1890-1969. Andrew Lee Pickens papers. undated-1962. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817. Papers of Andrew Pickens, 1785-1835 (bulk 1785-1797). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 5th and 10th. MsDS : Morning report of a detachment of the 5th and 10th Regiments Infantry under the command of Lieut. Col. Andrew Pickens of the 10th Regiment. Camp at Annapolis, 1813 Sept. 5. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
referencedIn Heider, Karl G. The gamecock, the swamp fox, and the wizard owl : typescript, 1978 Nov. / read to Kosmos 21 November 1978 by Karl G. Heider. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817. Miscellany, 1786, 1819. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786. Papers of Nathanael Greene, 1781-1782. Library of Congress
referencedIn Barnet, John, fl. 1754. Deed, 1754. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Records of the Office of the Secretary of War. 1791 - 1948. Correspondence Relating to Indian Affairs, Military Pensions, and Fortifications
referencedIn Longacre, James Barton, 1794-1869. Andrew Pickens portrait, n.d. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817. Andrew Pickens papers, 1779 June 9 - 1962 (bulk, 1779-1812) University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Clemson University. Office of the President. Enoch Walter Sikes Presidential Records. 1926-1941. Speeches and writings. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786. Papers, 1778-1786. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn United States. Treaties, etc. Cherokee Indians, 1785 Nov. 28. Georgia Newspaper Project
creatorOf Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817. Journal, 1802. Newberry Library
referencedIn Mills, W. H. (William Hayne), 1872-1942. William Hayne Mills collection. 1917-1942. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Blount, William, 1749-1800. William Blount papers, 1783-1823. Library of Congress
creatorOf Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817. Papers / Andrew Pickens. South Carolina Historical Society Microfiche
referencedIn Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth, 1746-1825. Charles Cotesworth Pinckney letter, 1809. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Hawkins, Benjamin, 1754-1816. Journal of the commissioners of the United States : appointed to hold conferences with the several nations of Indians south of the Ohio / commenced by Colo. Hawkins one of the commrs. on the 18th July. Newberry Library
referencedIn Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891,. Draper manuscripts : Thomas Sumter papers, 1763-1885. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Tillman, Benjamin R. (Benjamin Ryan), 1847-1918. Oversize series, 1767-1920. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817. Return of the Detachment Commanded by Col. Pickens, 1779 June 9. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn North Carolina. State Dept. of Archives and History. Deeds, indentures, land grants and other miscellaneous documents collection, 1622, 1735, 1774, 1784-1785, 1798, 1808, 1815, 1819, 1852, 1862, 1954, n.d. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Ancrum, William, 1771-1831. William Ancrum (1771-1831) papers, 1802-1831. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Washington and Lee University. Library. Manuscript collection, 1777-1869. Library of Virginia
creatorOf Alabama. General Assembly. Report of the Bank of the State of Alabama, 1825. Alabama Department of Archives and History
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correspondedWith Willett, Marinus, 1740-1830 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
South Carolina
Tamassee (S.C.)
South Carolina
United States
South Carolina
Southern States
South Carolina
United States
Georgia--Fort Wilkinson
Georgia
South Carolina
Subject
Soldiers
Indians of North America--Land tenure--History--Sources
Manuscripts, American
Cherokee Indians
Generals--Correspondence
Choctaw Indians
Indians of North America--History--19th century--Sources
Indians of North America--Treaties--History--18th century--Sources
Creek Indians--Land tenure--History--19th century--Sources
Indians of North America--Government relations--History--18th century--Sources
Cherokee Indians--Government relations--Sources
Creek Indians
Creek Indians--Treaties--History--19th century--Sources
Indians of North America--Government relations--History--18th century-vSources
Creek Indians--Government relations--Sources
Creek Indians--Government relations--History--18th century--Sources
Cherokee Indians--Government relations--History--18th century--Sources
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Birth 1739-09-13

Death 1817-08-11

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