John Inglis papers
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John Inglis papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Inglis, John, active 1772.
Title: John Inglis papers
Dates: 1779-1785
Extent: (1 folder ) 0.05 cubic feet
Identification: MS 0415
Collection materials are in English.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Inglis was a merchant in Savannah; S.H. Jenkins was his London partner. He was a commissioner of roads for St. Andrews Parish (now McIntosh County) in 1772. Because of his status as a Loyalist, he was named in the Georgia Act of Attainder in 1778, and the firm's lot, wharf, and stores were confiscated.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a letter from S.H. Jenkins to John Inglis, regarding business and the current state of affairs in Georgia and America, as well as a bill of lading for 73 casks of sago powder.


Index Terms

American loyalists.
Bills of sale.
Inglis, John, active 1772.
Letters (correspondence)
Merchants.
Savannah (Ga.)--History.
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification], John Inglis papers, MS 415, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Unknown.


Restrictions

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.


Sponsorship

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