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2: July 1684. Report concerning Freeman Ca. Bramley (docket title)
First line: May it please Yor: Matie: Having received Yor Maty's... [first line], "May it please Yor: Matie: Having received Yor Maty's Order in Council... referring unto us the Petition of William Freeman Esq. complaining of the unjust proceedings of John Bramley of Montserrat...", Original digital object name: bei-m025b
3 Dec. 1838. Plan of Taxation for the Island of St Lucia for the year 1839... (docket title).
Original digital object name: bei-m557h, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
3 Islets, 10 July 1809. ALS to Henry Besson, 3p....
"Monsieur Besson Sur ses terres Au-Lamentin" "Monsieur Veuillez, Jevous prie, m'envoyer par le retour Du mon Exprès le montant des £2,115. -- . -- , qui me Sont dûs pour mon Cinquieme, par l'habit.n de M Levassor dont vous etes chargé... fourniole ve Marlet", Original digital object name: bei-m459a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
3 Islets, 17 May 1809. ALS to Henry Besson, 2 p...
"Monsieur J'ai l'Honneur de vous Addresser Cy Joint le compte qui m'est dû pour L'Habitation Levassor de Beauregard dont vous Etes chargé... fourniole Marlet" to "M Besson Au Lamentin", Original digital object name: bei-m457, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
3 Jan. 1823. Ms. copy of memorandum to Owen, on gilt-edge...
"Dear Sir, Though the accompanying dispatches instruct you to suspend the execution of any hostile proceedings against the Spanish Trade [marginal insertion "at Porto Rico or on the Columbian Coast",] in consequence of the Spanish Govt. having unexpectedly yielded to our representatives and promised redress of our grievances, you will understand that if such redress shall be evaded or delayed..."Dundas was First Lord of the Admiralty at this time (1812-1827)., Original digital object name: bei-m518, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
3 manuscript letters to Sir William Codrington (1719-1792), concerning plantation matters, legal actions and movements, and reports from North America. 7 1/2 pp. Antigua, June 10, 1780; December 8, 1781; July 29, 1790.
Original digital object name: bei-ms238c, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
3 manuscript letters to Sir William Codrington (1719-1792), concerning plantation matters, legal actions and movements, and reports from North America. 7 1/2 pp. Antigua, June 10, 1780; December 8, 1781; July 29, 1790.
Original digital object name: bei-ms238b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
3 manuscript letters to Sir William Codrington (1719-1792), concerning plantation matters, legal actions and movements, and reports from North America. 7 1/2 pp. Antigua, June 10, 1780; December 8, 1781; July 29, 1790.
Original digital object name: bei-ms238a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
3d June 1772 Mr Fitzhugh to Mr Rogers } Bond for Payment of £1500 and Intt. (docket title)
"Know all men by these presents that I [Wm. Fitzhugh...] am held and firmly bound to [Mrs. Mary Rogers... in the Sum of three thousand pounds]..." signed "Wm. Fitzhugh.", Original digital object name: bei-m209b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
4 Mar. [1812?] ALS, 2p. To "Revd Dr. Burney," "Many thanks...
Wilberforce, a close friend of William Pitt, devoted much of his active political career to the abolition of slavery, cf. DNB 21:208-217."Many thanks my dear Sir, but..." signed "W Wilberforce", Original digital object name: bei-m469a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
5 Bury Street, 16 Dec. 1815. ALS to "J. Scott Esquire Editor of the...
"Sir I hope you have not inserted my name, as finishing the letter... " signed "Geo: M. Ainslie Governor of Dominica and Major General", sending documents printed in Roseau in support of himself against ill usage of his office (he was Governor of Dominica, 1813-1815)., Original digital object name: bei-m484, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
6 March 1796. ALS to Joshua Wentworth
Original digital object name: bei-m373bis, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
7 May 1743 Fleming agt Matthew} And for hearing in ye Petition.— (docket title)
Great Britain. Privy Council. Committee to hear Appeals from the Plantations."Council Office 7th May 1743 The Right Honourable the Lords of the Committee of Council for hearing Appeales and Complaints from the Plantations... to hear Counsel on the Petition of Gilbert Fleming Esqr. Lieut: General of the Leeward Islands, praying that the Order made at the Committee... for the said Mr. Fleming to Answer the Memorial of Govr: Mathew may be reconsidered, That... the said Memorial may not be heard at the same time with his Complaint against Governor Mathews -- ..." signed "W. Sharpe."Phillipps Ms. 17094., Original digital object name: bei-m081b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
7th Augt. 1755 Committee Order for staying proceedgs. in Mr. Price's last appeal. (docket title)
"At the Council Chamber Whitehall the 7. of August 1755. By the Right Honorable the Lords of the Committee of Council for hearing Appeals from the Plantations. Whereas by Order in Council... there was referred... the humble Petition and Appeal of the Honble Charles Price of... Jamaica..." signed "W. Sharpe"Phillipps Ms. 17094., Original digital object name: bei-m118, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
8 Dec. 1798
"No 2 1799" on front cover; "The Intrepid a 74 in Lord Bradfords(?) Fleet..." (leaf 1); "In Continuation -- Fort Royal. Martinico 1798 Saturday 8th. Decembr. ..." (leaf 2)., Original digital object name: bei-m397b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
8th August 1766 Ship Recovery Bryant agt Gambier and others } Order in Council Referring the Petition of Appeal (docket title)
"At the Court at St. James's the 8th Day of August 1766. To the Kings most Excellent Majesty in Council. The humble Petition of appeal of John Bryant late Master of the Brigantine or Vessell called the Recovery Sheweth That... from a Sentence... Condemning the said Vessell and her Cargo for Trading Contrary to Law..." signed "W: Blair."Appealing a decision made in the Vice Admiralty Court of the Bahama Islands by Samuel Gambier, Advocate General, and James Bradford, Collector of Customs, both of whom would share in the prize monies.Phillipps ms. 17094., Original digital object name: bei-m180, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
9 Jan. 1765-20 June 1771. . . [book of patents for Grenada]
[book of patents for Grenada]Begins: "Grenada. Patent appointing Jas. Brebner Esqr. Chief Justice of the Southern Charibbe Islands -- 9 January 1765" (p. 1).Over 40 legal patents of the reign of George III; includes patents for St. Vincent and Dominica; the majority were signed by Robert Melvill, Governor (1763-1770) of the Ceded Islands. The last patent is dated 20 June 1771.Bookplate of George Earl of Macartney superimposed over an earlier one.Phillipps MS. 13409 and 13383*., Original digital object name: bei-m167, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
A List of the Negroes belonging to the Plantation of Sir George Douglas Bart. In Antigua. At present under Lease to Robert Harvey Esqr. Taken the [blank] Febry. 1788. (docket title)
Original digital object name: bei-m318a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
A Narrative of A Voyage to The West Indies and America by Joseph Liggins 1837 (ms. title-page).
A Narrative of A Voyage to The West Indies and America by Joseph Liggins 1837 (ms. title-page)."Chart of the Atlantic Ocean Shewing the Track of Joseph Liggins. A.D. 1837" "Drawn By Henry Liggins July A.D. 1837," colored folding map tipped inside first flyleaf.With, tipped in, 2 lithographs, 1 newspaper clipping, and a copy of the U.S. Constitution (71 cm.).Label of George Titterton, Stationer, Letter Press and Lithographical Printer, inside front cover., Original digital object name: bei-m555, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
A Plan of the Cane land in the Estate of Sir James Douglass...
A Plan of the Cane land in the Estate of Sir James Douglass with a Sketch of the whole estate and A Plan of the Cane peices in the land called Ravenscraft And of the Cane-land in the Estate rented of Shute Yeamans Esqr. By Samuel Clapham Surveyor General 1757.On Yeamans see Oliver, History of Antigua III:271., Original digital object name: bei-m124, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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