University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Benjamin W. Hopkins, 1813-1818



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hopkins, Benjamin W.
Title: Hopkins, Benjamin W., Papers
Dates: 1813-1818
Abstract: Comprised of correspondence and financial and legal documents, the Benjamin W. Hopkins Papers, 1813-1818, document Hopkins’s work as a land agent, perfecting titles in the Alabama Territory.
Accession No.: 1943
Extent: 13 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Benjamin W. Hopkins was a land agent in Portland, Maine, and the Alabama territory.


Scope and Contents

Comprised of correspondence and financial and legal documents, the Benjamin W. Hopkins Papers, 1813-1818, document Hopkins’s work as a land agent, perfecting titles in the Alabama Territory.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Hopkins, Benjamin W. -- Archives
Subjects (Organizations)
Land titles -- Alabama
Real estate business -- Alabama -- History -- 19th century
Places
Mobile (Ala.) -- History -- 19th century

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Benjamin W. Hopkins, 1813-1818, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection processed by Donald Coney, May 1943.

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory:

box
2E249 Correspondence, 1813-1818