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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Isaac Hays Letter, 1804



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hays, Isaac, d. 1806
Title: Isaac Hays Letter
Dates: 1804
Abstract: Written from Fort Adams, a port on the Mississippi river, the Isaac Hays Letter, 1804, to Jacob Kinney in Staunton, Virginia, documents his journey between Fort Adams and New Orleans.
Accession No.: 2011-161
OCLC No.:
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Colonel Isaac Hays (d. 1806) was a soldier, pioneer, and mail carrier between New Orleans and Fort Adams in the Mississippi Territory.

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Scope and Contents

Written from Fort Adams, a port on the Mississippi river, the Isaac Hays Letter, 1804, to Jacob Kinney in Staunton, Virginia, documents his journey between Fort Adams and New Orleans. The letter describes the land, weather, and conditions in the Mississippi Territory.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Hays, Isaac, d. 1806 -- Archives.
Subjects
Frontier and pioneer life -- Mississippi -- Natchez (District)
Places
Fort Adams (Miss.: Fort) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Mississippi -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Natchez (Miss.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.

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Related Material

Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection

See also Natchez Trace Collection Supplement, 1775-1965.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Isaac Hays Letter, 1804, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Evan Usler, June 2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2E369 Letter 1804

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