Papers, 1771-1813.


Pinckney, Thomas, 1750-1828. Papers, 1771-1813.

Papers, 1771-1813.

Correspondence concerning London gossip, construction of the Santee Canal; troops for the Creek War, 1813-1814, in Georgia; and opinion and refusal to grant extradition papers for a crime committed in Georgia. Included also are three land grants signed by Pinckney as governor; and correspondence, 1792-1795, with some material extending to 1818, relating largely to Pinckney's work as minister to Great Britain. Correspondents include Alexander Hamilton, Gouverneur Morris, Joseph Anderson, William Bingham, and James Grant.

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Pinckney, Thomas, 1750-1828 (person)

Charleston, S.C. attorney, politician, plantation owner, and Revolutionary War officer. He was the son of Charles Pinckney (ca. 1699-1758) and Eliza Lucas Pinckney (1722-1793). Thomas Pinckney was interested in scientific agriculture and authored a number of articles on the subject. From the description of Thomas Pinckney papers, ca. 1790-ca. 1825. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 35953391 Charleston, South Carolina attorney, soldier, and politici...

Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804 (person)

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Anderson, Joseph, 1757-1837 (person)

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Grant, James, 1720-1806 (person)

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Bingham, William, 1752-1804 (person)

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Morris, Gouverneur, 1752-1816 (person)

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