Photo of plaque. "March 31, 1797. General Samuel Hopkins as agent and attorney in fact for the Transylvania Co. with Colonel Thomas Allen, their surveyor, laid off the town of Henderson, name for Richard Henderson, President of the Transylvania Co., called Richard Henderson & Co., twelve years after his death. Boonesborough, Nashville, Henderson, daughters of the Transylvania Company."
Part of Wilson Family Photographic Collection, ca. 1840-1959