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Richard Beale Letter 1798

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Author

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Title

Richard Beale Letter

Date

1798

Repository

Kentucky Historical Society. Special Collections & Archives.Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-1931

Conditions Governing Access note

Access at KHS only. Use microfilm, transcriptions or images when available.

For microfilmed copies see Clift number(s): 0050

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Richard Beale Letter, 1798, 97SC98,Library Special Collections and Archives, Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort.

Extent

1 item (4 p.); 32 cm

Scope and Content

Single item collection consisting of a letter dated Nov. 29, 1798. The letter was written to William Taylor of Shelby County, Kentucky, by Richard E. Beale of Faquire County, Virginia. Beale's letter primarily deals with land transactions. He first discusses an inaccurate boundary line that had been corrected by another survey. He also asks Taylor to serve as his power of attorney in selling land he owned in Woodford County, Kentucky. Beale also mentions the good health the Taylor family was enjoying.

County: Woodford Co., Ky

Arrangement: Correspondence is arranged chronologically.

Subjects

  • Land titles--Kentucky--Woodford County
  • Surveys--Kentucky
  • Taylor, William Berry, 1765-1836

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