|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Preston, Henry, -approximately 1783.|
|Title:||Henry Preston narrative|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Henry Preston (d. ca. 1783) was Joint Prothonotary and Clerk of the Crown for the province of Georgia.
This collection contains Henry Preston's 1776 narrative relating the demand for the keys to the Courthouse in Savannah by representatives of the Provincial Congress and their taking of the records.
[Item identification], Henry Preston narrative, MS 634, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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.
Published in Collections of the Georgia Historical Society: Selected Eighteenth Century Manuscripts, v.20 (1980).
|Item 1: Henry Preston's narrative relative to the demand for the keys to the Courthouse in Savannah by representatives of the Provincial Congress and their taking away the records. Savannah, 1776 January 25 ( 6.0 p. )|