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Petit Goave, St. Domingo, 18 Oct. 1735
"St. Domingue Dupta. Monseigneur Le mauvais état de ma Santé, dont j'ay pris la liberté de vous parler par ma Lettre du 15e. de cemois, ne m'a pas permis de vous porter jusqu'a présent mes plaintes Monseigneur, sur un procedé tout à fait extraordinaire, pour ne rien dire de plus, que M. le Marquis de Fuyat a eû avec moy dans les derniers jours du mois d'aout dernier. ..." signed "Du Clos." Differences with the Marquis de Fayet, Governor of Santo Domingo, whom Du Clos claims has aggravated his troubles with Mme. de Curzé. de Fayet apparently threatened Du Clos in public and with some humor., Original digital object name: bei-m065e, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Petit Goave, St. Domingo, 20 July 1735
"Ste. Domingue } Dupta. Monseigneur J'ay réçu par la flûte du Roy le Port faix seulement, le Lettre que vous m'avez fait l'honneur de m'ecrire du 5. avril dernier, concernant les affaires que j'ay avec Mad. de Curzé..." signed "Du Clos." Maurepas has apparently expressed astonishment that someone living in a part of the world where only to exist was to become rich could be so deeply in debt; Du Clos tells Maurepas of his difficulties with two creditors, Mme. de Curzé and Mme. de St. Sulpice. Pellerin, Maurepas' First Clerk of the Navy, is among those in debt to Du Clos who, although he has never gambled has had to sell his house, slaves, and furniture to meet his debts., Original digital object name: bei-m065b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Petition of Winborn Adams Commander of the Armed Schooner...
...Petition of Winborn Adams Commander of the Armed Schooner called The Wann..."...Petition of Winborn Adams Commander of the Armed Schooner called The Wann [i.e., Warren] imployed in the Service of the United Colonies to cruise against the open and avowed Enemies of the said Colonies in behalf of Himself and his Associates... being out on a Cruise... saw a Schooner to wch he gave chase... she came from Novascotia and was bound to Boston... [with potatoes and turnips] for the Use of the Army and Navy there..."Adams captured the schooner Rainbow, John McMomagle, master. See Naval Documents of the American Revolution vol. 2, p. 1217, vol. 3, p. 92, see also pp. 36, 253, 318, etc., Original digital object name: bei-m240, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Plan de redaction de l'essaisur l'histoire naturelle generale de l'isle St. Barthelmi. 20 pp. 36 cm. 1809.
Original digital object name: bei-ms226, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Playford (Ipswch), 12 June 1841. ALS to "John Scoble Esqr. At the...
"Dear Mr. Scoble I am very ill, too ill indeed to write -- but yet I write..." signed "Thomas Clarkson."Joseph John Gurney has applied to Clarkson for introduction to M. Guizot, and will go to Paris with Joseph Forster to report on emancipation in the West Indies. Clarkson asks Scoble if Joseph Sturge has received his letters authorizing correction to his pamphlet., Original digital object name: bei-m566, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Playford (Ipswich), 11 Feb. 1846. ALS to John Scoble
"Dear Mr Scoble When I sent you our Committees Address to Sr R. Peel I dropt into it a little note..." in respect to the Sugar Question; signed "Thomas Clarkson.", Original digital object name: bei-m576, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Point a Pitre, 22 July 1788. Printed bill of lading, blanks filled in ms...
Painchaud, captain of le Don de Dieu, Point a Pitre to Bordeaux, agrees to deliver sugar to Messrs. Jageran and Gautier, their receipt is on the verso., Original digital object name: bei-m321a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Point a Pitre, 28 July 1788. Printed bill of lading, blanks filled in ms...
Painchaud, captain of le Don de Dieu, Pointe-à-Pitre to Bordeaux, agrees to deliver sugar to Messrs. Jean Jacques Boyer frères, their receipt is in the left margin., Original digital object name: bei-m321b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Policy, Schooner Polly Willm Wyer Mr from Philadelphia to the West...
Policy, Schooner Polly Willm Wyer Mr from Philadelphia to the West Indies...Signed "Conyngham and Nesbitt" "Mease and Caldwell" "Matthew Mease" (twice) "Saml Mifflin" and "John Morton."In protective folder., Original digital object name: bei-m228, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Port pass giving permission to James Morris, master of the Minerva to pass the Fort. Early Grenada imprint signed by Governor Macartney and Rowley Lascelles. 16 July 1776. 1 pp., 18.5 cm.
Original digital object name: bei-ms272, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Power of Attorney appointing Joshua Wentworth to control leasing...
Power of Attorney appointing Joshua Wentworth to control leasing and rents of New Hampshire lands.Signed "J: Jeffries" "Deborah Jeffries" "Joseph Eckley" "Sarah Eckley" "Ann Eddy Atty to Katharine Jeffries" with affidavit., Original digital object name: bei-m351, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Prison convistion register for the Royal Gaol at Port-of-Spain, Trinidad
Original digital object name: bei-ms288, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Private diary. January 1- April 14 1894. 23 x 18 cm. Written in pencil. Box 21
Original digital object name: bei-ms233, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Procuration par Mr. Le Comte de Latouche à Mant. Simonet and à Mde. A. Levassor (docket title, at top of page)
Alexandrine le Vassor is la Touche's aunt., Original digital object name: bei-m570, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Projet de Gradation pour La Croix de St Louis}... Bordeaux, 10 Nov 1782
Projet de Gradation pour La Croix de St Louis}..."Le reglement pour les troupes de terre sera suivi, et le tems compté proportionnellement aux grave, et aux terme, qui sont fixés. ..." signed "Estaing" "Grigslet" "Pierre Leseur" "Latuilier" "Caudauf" "Nairai L'aine" "Pere Feryt" "Gramont de lastera", Original digital object name: bei-m285, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Quittance par delle Rose Céline à M. de Latouche (docket title at top of page)
"Par devant Georges Gilmaint et Son collègue notaires au Fort Royal, Mque, Soussignés. Fut présente: La demoiselle Rose dite Céline, couturière..." who received 600 francs from la Touche., Original digital object name: bei-m573, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Receipt for flour sold for the account of John Minshall. May 1746. 1 pp., 12.5 cm.
Original digital object name: bei-ms265, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Receipt for wages "Due on board the Ship Harriott". Dated April 30, 1775. 1 p., 20 x 12 cm.
Original digital object name: bei-ms251, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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