Small and McNish (Savannah, Ga.) letter
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Small and McNish (Savannah, Ga.) letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Small and McNish (Savannah, Ga.)
Title: Small and McNish (Savannah, Ga.) letter
Dates: 1812
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0041

Biographical/Historical Note

No organizational history is available.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Small and McNish of Savannah, Georgia to George Baillie on March 23, 1812, discussing Baillie's financial difficulties and accusing him of cruelly distressing Mrs. Turnbull. The letter is signed "John McNish" in pencil in a different handwriting than the letter. The George Baillie to whom this letter is addressed was a merchant in Savannah, Georgia. He married Jourdina Cunningham Crooke in 1766. He was the cousin of George Baillie, Jr. (1762-1791, son of Robert and Anne McIntosh Baillie).

Index Terms

Finance, Personal.
Letters (correspondence)
Small and McNish (Savannah, Ga.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[Item identification], Small and McNish (Savannah, Ga.) letter, MS 41, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.