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Fruits flowers etc. of the West Indies 22 May 1824. Bound volume...
fruits flowers &c. of the West IndiesDecorative title in pencil; 104 drawings of flowers and fruits, of which 97 are in color. Each drawing is neatly captioned at the bottom with English or common name, many having place of origin as well., Original digital object name: bei-m530, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Government House Barbados June 28 1824
"Confidential" "Many Thanks my dear Clinton for your last Letters... Lt Colonel Mores being a Nephew of our... late General, is a sufficient Recommendation to any British Officer... [he] is of the new school and approves of nothing which is not French... We had... Conversation on the new Tacticks of Torrens alias Clinton... Pray ask your Brother what he thinks of a Plan of mine... which I understand Sir A. Campbell took up... The gentlemen of my Council and some of the Grandees continue to behave in the same indecorous way toward me... I have only to hope they may take Wit in their anger..." signed "Henry Warde."Warde was governor of Barbados 1821-1827., Original digital object name: bei-m532, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Govr. Johnstone to Mr Dundas, dated Bristol 4 April 1787, relative to the Island of Trinadada, and some other Islands. On the utility of Trinidada to our E. I. Commerce recommends recommends making a settlement on some Islands 78 Leagues to the Eastward o
"My dear Sir It is a belief of mine and I have found it to be Vindicated by experience that in some Place arround every Island or Cluster of Rocks which God has placed or thrown up in the ocean there is good Landing and even good shoring... Geo: Johnstone.", Original digital object name: bei-m314, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Grenada, 16 Jan. 1808. Ms. Letter to Ernouf, signed..
Signed, "Sir I have received the Honor of Your Excellency's Letter by the Flag of Truce..." signed "Fred Maitland."Regarding release of two Negroes to M. Adolphe Lacoudrai, with, on the same sheet, ms. French translation., Original digital object name: bei-m451a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Grenada, 7 March 1808. ALS to Erouf
"Sir I had the Honor to receive Your Excellency's Letter dated the second of this Month, by the Schooner Elisabeth... I am very much concerned that you should be at the Trouble to send a Vessel here to receive Prisoners of War, when it is not in my Power to authorize that they should be sent...", Original digital object name: bei-m451b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Hansford, Jenkins, fl. 1755. North Carolina, 10 March 1755…
Signed, Hansford, Jenkins, fl. 1755.Deals in pitch, tar, and turpentine, lists "Prices Commoditys here.", Original digital object name: bei-m117b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Highwood Hill, Middlesex, 3 Jan. 1828. ALS to "The Revd Chas...
"My dear Friend I ought not I conceive to leave it to you &lt, according to the Old Adage&gt, to infer from my Silence that I consent to your proposal..." signed "W Wilberforce", Original digital object name: bei-m469e, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Import statement of the Brig. Betsy Christopher. 1 pp. 24 cm. July 10, 1794.
Original digital object name: bei-ms225, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Isc. Rindge Esqr and others Commissrs. in dividing the Estate of the heirs to David and Sarah Jeffries decd -- bill of charges for their services... (docket title)
Original digital object name: bei-m373, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
J., C., fl. 1783. Boston, 6 Sept. 1783 Ms. letter to Joshua Wentworth...
Signed, J_____ , C_____ , fl. 1783."Sir I have got a Brigantine here Consign'd to me which will load back... with Oak Timbers..." signed "Csntan[?]", asks pricing from Portsmouth and Boston., Original digital object name: bei-m296b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Jamaica, 8 Feb. 1800. Ms. Affidavit for William Ramsay
Original digital object name: bei-m408, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Januy 1 1783 List Negroes (docket title).
"A List of Negroes upon Duckenfield Hall Plantation as taken this first day of Ianuary 1783 -- ..."Duckenfield Hall Plantation in St. Thomas Parish is at the easternmost tip of Jamaica, see B. W. Higman, Jamaica Surveyed, pp. 256-257.Lists 357 names., Original digital object name: bei-m290, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
John Bassett, His Book 1759 Ledger... (ms. Title-page)... 17 May 1759...
John Bassett, His Book 1759 Ledger... (ms. title-page)"Book A" inside front cover.Headings include: "Monto Cristi", "Voyage to the Westindies in Sloop Henry", "Dutch Prize Money", "Lottery Ticketts.", Original digital object name: bei-m138, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Journal. Steamer Tagus to Gibraltar & Troop ship Apollo to Jamaica from Oct. 31, 1839-April 26, 1840. 11.5 x 9.5 cm. Brown leather cover with metal closure. Box 21
Original digital object name: bei-ms231, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Kingston, Jamaica, 20 April 1798. ALS to Milligan and Mitchell, London...
Original digital object name: bei-m398, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
L Macleane, I. Stuart, Sir T. C. Bunbury. C. Upton and Geo. Ridge to Peter Simond and John Hankey } Power of Attorney. (docket title)
Lauchlin Macleane, John Stuart, Sir Thomas Charles Bunbury, Clotworthy Upton, and George Ridge, who own shares in Latante, Saint Cloud (Saint Cloux), Le Grand Bras, Chantilly, Saint Maur, and two other plantations in Grenada, and Balamonly and 11 other plantations in Dominica, appoint as their attorneys Peter Simond and John Hankey of London, merchants and partners.Signed "L. Macleane" "L. Macleane for Self and John Stuart" "Geo. Ridge/.", Original digital object name: bei-m196, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Later governor. Letter to General Barrington 12 April 1759. WITH: 1. 8 line pay voucher. 2. "A return of the men's names of the 64th Regt". 3. "Return of the men of the 63d Regimt."
Original digital object name: bei-ms275, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Lease agreement with Andrew Hamilton. 2 pp. 33 cm. London. November 22, 1788.
Original digital object name: bei-ms224, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Leigh, Joseph, fl. 1797? J. Leigh's Return of Cloathing issues [1797?]...
Signed, Leigh, Joseph, fl. 1797?J. Leigh's Return of Cloathing issued, Original digital object name: bei-m390b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Leogane, 14 Sept. 1735
"Je soussigné comme chargé de pouvoir de Monsieur Du Clos Intendant de cette Coste, Dit et déclare pour et en son nom, au Sr. Tolvy du Vernon au nom et comme Procureur constitué de Madame de Curzay me desister a pur et a plein de l'apel par moy, en Vertu du d. pouvoir, interjetté au Conseil superieur du Petit Goave..." signed "Du Clos." Du Clos desists in seeking payment from Mme. de Curzé., Original digital object name: bei-m065c, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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