University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the William Bay Papers, 1811-1835



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bay, William
Title: William Bay Papers
Dates: 1811-1835
Abstract: Correspondence and legal papers document the business affairs of William and E.H. Bay. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.
Accession No.: AR 85-311
Extent: 8 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and legal papers document the business affairs of William and E.H. Bay. Included are a list of E.H. Bay's objections to Edward Turner's claims in a financial dispute; a letter concerning power of attorney for Turner; an agreement transferring all of William Bay's interest in the Bay & Grant drugstore, Vicksburg, Mississippi, to George W. Grant; and a copy of an 1807 letter outlining land grant policy for the Mississippi Territory in response to a land dispute between William Grant and the John Turnbull family. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.


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Index Terms

Subjects
Bay, E.H.
Bay, William--Archives.
Grant, George W.
Grant, William.
Turnbull, John.
Turner, Edward.
Land grants--Mississippi.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Bay Papers, 1811-1835, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


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Inventory

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2E550 Papers, 1811-1835