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Transylvania Company papers, 1780-1826, 1780

Part of Transylvania Company papers, 1780-1826

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kukm1vf55w45Guide to the Transylvania Company papers, 1780-1826Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039 USAPhone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Copyright 2002University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the Transylvania Company papers, 1780-1826Collection number: 1VF55W45Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3Processed by: Archives StaffEncoded by: Eric Weig Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved.Transylvania Company papers, 1780-18261VF55W45Transylvania Company.6 piecesNone online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Wilson, Samuel M. Estate gift, December 10, 1946.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], Transylvania Company papers, 1780-1826, 1VF55W45, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.The Transylvania Company was established to organize settlements and commerce within pioneer Kentucky.Included in this collection are legal documents, correspondence, receipts and a newspaper clipping dealing with a land dispute involving Richard Henderson and the Transylvania Company in Kentucky. Minutes of a meeting of the Transylvania Company held in Hillsboro, North Carolina in October, 1790 are present as are deeds, requests for deeds and correspondence concerning several parcels of land conveyed from the Cherokee Indians to Richard Henderson. The newspaper clipping (1796) concerns a lawsuit in which Michael Stoner is plaintiff and the executors of Richard Henderson are defendents.Arrangement undiscernible.Henderson, Richard, 1735-1785.Stoner, Michael, fl. 1790.Transylvania Company.Land titles--Registration and transfer--Kentucky.Real property--Kentucky--History.Deeds--Kentucky.Pioneers--Kentucky.Cherokee Indians--Land tenureIndians of North America--Kentucky.Hillsboro (N.C.).Correspondence.Deeds.Receipts