Green Clay Papers,1780-1834

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Green Clay Papers,1780-1834
Clay, Green, 1757-1828
0.33 cubic ft.
Cholera-- Virginia-- History-- Sources.
Clark, George Rogers, 1752-1818.
Clark, William, 1770-1838.
Clay, Sidney Payne, 1800-1834.
Fort Jefferson (Wickliffe, Ky.)
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.
Jackson Purchase (Ky.)
Mineral industries-- United States-- History-- Sources.
Surveying-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
Surveyors-- Kentucky-- Archives.
Taxation-- Kentucky-- History-- Sources.
Terrell, Chiles, 1780-1851.
United States-- Politics and government-- 19th century-- Sources.
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Scope and Content
Pioneer, surveyor, soldier. Papers of Green Clay and his son and executor, Sidney Payne Clay, consisting of correspondence, 1799-1834, land papers, 1780 -1833, legal papers, 1830-1833, and accounts, 1780-1834, concerning land in the Jackson Purchase region of Kentucky. A complete list of the heirs of Green Clay, living in 1833, is given in a summons, 1833