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A Scheme for re-establishing the Assiento upon a better Foundation than heretofore, [London? Ca 1714]
The location is not provided and is presumed to be in London., A Scheme for re-establishing the Assiento upon a better Foundation than heretofore--"1. The K of Ss. Acct. to be sent Him with the Compy demd. for paymt. of his loss sustain'd upon his 1/4 part, accompanyed with an extrry. demd. for damages sustain'd by ye Compy thro' His Sd. Majeys. Violations of the treaty and--many groundless embarrasments by His Ministers in ye Indies. 2... If this scheme be approv'd... It sho'd be put in execution as submitted... 1. That an address be presented to His Maty. by the Cort. of Directors... thanking Him for the care he has taken by the preliminary Act to restore ye Assiento trade... 2. And that in some little time after, a pamphlet be published and--translated into French as wrote by a disappointed proprietor who had promoted ye trade under ye Contract in Q Ann's reign but is now rather for giving it up than trusting ye Spands..."Dealer states that this proposal appears to involve bribery by "The Company" of a favorite of the King of Spain, with subsequent publication in French of a pamphlet supposedly written by a failed proprietor detailing hardships resulting from breaches of the treaty.See Sperling, John G., The South Sea Company (Boston, 1962), pp. 20-24., Original digital object name: bei-m037
A letter to John Jackson. 2 pp. 37 cm. October 31, 1776.
Original digital object name: bei-ms223, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
A list of Negroes on Georges Plain Estate 1st Jany 1800. The register lists 250 slave by name, occupation and physical condition. Exact location of the Estate has not been identified. 8 pp. 32.5 cm. January 1, 1800.
Original digital object name: bei-ms240, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
A second copy, same text; affidavits; marked "A" at top of first...
-----. a second copy, same text; 8 p. affidavits; marked "A" at top of first sheet., Original digital object name: bei-m522b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
A son Excellence Monsieur le Comte de Landenoy, Lnt. General...
A Son Excellence Monsieur le Comte de Landenoy, Lnt. Général, Gouverneur et Admteur. pour le Roi Dans l'Ile de la Guadeloupe. ..."Monsieur le Comte. Dans le mois de mars de l'année 1822 J'ai eu l'honneur de presenter à votre Excellence un mémoire Sur le Mancenillier vénéneuse (hippomane mancinella. Linn.) faisant partie de ma Toxicologie des Antilles. -- Je desirois que ce mèmoire fut communiqué à son Excellence, Monsieur le Ministre de la Marine et des Colonies..." signed "J. B. Récord Madianna. Docteur en medecine" and written in his hand. This is a lengthy and vehement précis (!) of his "Mémoire sur le Mancenillier vénéneux..." (number M511 in this catalogue)., Original digital object name: bei-m519, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
ALS to "Reginald Cust Esq.," signed "Arch: F Pauli"
Original digital object name: bei-m599b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
ALS to Pocquet de Puilhery, Paris, 7 Nov. 1777.
Original digital object name: bei-m255, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
ALS to William Stockdale, London, 1793?, "Dear Sir I...
"Dear Sir I thank you for your letter of Friday. -- I proposed to Mr. West to paint a picture for me..." signed "B Edwards", two postscripts.The painting, actually executed by Thomas Stothard, entitled "The Voyage of the Sable Venus, from Angola to the West Indies," appears in vol. 2, p. 29 of Edwards' History., Original digital object name: bei-m354a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
ALS, 1 p. "Noon 16 Feb. My Lord The Helicon has joined me being...
"Noon 16 Feb. My Lord The Helicon has joined me being sent to take the next Convoy to the Spanish Main, I do not find that Cap. Newcombe had any information to rely on...", Original digital object name: bei-m521d, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
ALS, Mon. 9 Jan. 1822, "To the overseers and Church wardens etc...
2p. "To the overseers and Church wardens &amp, c. of St Margarets Westmr" "Gentn Understanding that there is to be a Meeting tomorrow for the purpose of receiving appeals and applications for the mitigation of ye Rates, I take the Liberty of submitting... the Suggestion of mitigating the poor rate..." signed "W Wilberforce", Original digital object name: bei-m469d, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Abstract of Assignment from Mr. Lushington, London, 4 January...
[Abstract of Assignment from Mr. Lushington]Begins (p. [1]): "Know all Men by these Presents that I William Lushington... am held and firmly bound to John Stewart... and Alexander Fraser..." and continues "Whereas by Indentures of Lease and Release bearing date[s 22 and 23 Aug. 1814]... between Ralph Leycester... Christopher Idle... Joseph Marryat... William Timson... <Assignees of the Estate and Effects of Charles Boldero, Edward Gale Boldero, Sir Henry Lushington Baronet and Henry Boldero...> John Blackett... John Mann <Assignees of William Lushington the elder Merchant a Bankrupt>..."Centered on the "Plantation or Estate... in... Trinidad... formerly called... Concordia but then commonly called... Camden" (p. [7]).Red ink corrections and marginal notes initialled "J. H." with extensive note, "...I have perused the Abstract of Assignment from Mr Lushington <which is not so satisfactory as could be wished> and have made some observations upon it... There are some Queries and remarks on the Margin of this Draft which will require attention..." signed at end "J. Humphry Garden Crt. Temple 4th Jany 1819.", Original digital object name: bei-m497a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Acajou, 17 March 1814. ALS to Henry Besson
Original digital object name: bei-m476b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Account of Ditto, from the Year 1770 Inclusive to the Year 1780...
Account of Ditto, from the Year 1770 Inclusive to the Year 1780 Exclusive..., Original digital object name: bei-m143b, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Account of Sugars made and Ship't or otherwise disposed of,..
Account of Sugars made and Ship't or otherwise disposed of, from the Estate of Mess Douglas's, under Lease to Robert Harvey Esqr. including at the same time, the Sugars also made from Mr. Harveys own Estate adjoining, that is the quantity of Sugar made from the whole property, from the year 1760 Inclusive to the Year 1770 Exclusive, being 10 Years. ..., Original digital object name: bei-m143a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Account sheet. George Sisson to Joram Place at Kingston Jamaica. 2 pp. 33.5 x 21 cm.
Original digital object name: bei-ms218, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Accounts of Revolution Hall Estate for the Year 1821. (ms. t.-p)...
Original digital object name: bei-m505a2, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Achat de l'Acajou Isle Martinique par Louis Alfred Marie Calixte Comte Le Vassor de la Touche. (ms. cover title.)
Achat de l'Acajou Isle Martinique par Louis Alfred Marie Calixte Comte Le Vassor de la Touche. (ms. cover title.) "Copie des affiches faites pour la Vente de nos propriétés de la Martinique -- "...In various hands. Some pages pasted together., Original digital object name: bei-m588a, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Acte par Lequel les nouveaux Sujets nomment jean alexandre de cazard De roumillac leur Deputé à Londres. (docket title)
Signed by approximately 256 former French inhabitants of Grenada, which was taken in 1762 by the British and formally ceded in 1763.Cazaud de Roumillac's part in the struggles of the French Catholic population of Grenada for political representation is recounted in The Grenada Planter: or, A Full and Impartial Answer to a Letter in the Gazetteer Of October 22, 1768. Relative to the Conduct of his Ex------cy G------r M------le, London, 1768.", Original digital object name: bei-m187, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Administration. Ecrivain Ordinaire des Colonies. Memoire Pour le...
Administration. Ecrivain Ordinaire des Colonies. Mémoire Pour le Brîvet d'Ecrivain Principal.Testimonial giving the history of Jean Baptiste Tegaud's career as Government Scrivener, 1764-1788, and the reasons for his promotion from Ordinary Scrivener to Principal Scrivener., Original digital object name: bei-m326, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.
Admiral Frankland rece'd 29t Feby 1759 Answerd 3d March 59 (docket title)
"Gentlemen I was favored with yours with the Copy of the Account you have sent the Prize Commissioners which I wishe you had forwarded to me for many reasons. For by the whole Tenor of their demands from me the money is what they want, and they give themselves no Trouble about giving up our Bonds... I insist you remit them not the money..." signed "Thos. Frankland"Sir Thomas Frankland, commodore of the fleet at Barbados in 1756, has paid over £20,000 from his own pocket for Germany., Original digital object name: bei-m134, This digital resource is provided by the Special Collections department, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, United States.

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